Moldovan president visits Formula 1 Paddock
President of the Azerbaijan Automobile Federation (AAF) Anar Alakbarov and Vice-President of the Federation Madat Guliyev on Friday visited the Formula One Paddock on the first day of the race in Baku.
17:45 23 June
Azerbaijani gov’t members, representatives of public attend funeral for Energy Minister Natig Aliyev
A farewell ceremony was held for Azerbaijan’s Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev in the Cultural Center named after Shahriyar in Baku June 10.
13:22 10 June
Azerbaijan can bid to host Summer Olympics 2028
Azerbaijan can bid to host the Summer Olympics 2028, the country’s minister of youth and sports, Azad Rahimov, said Tuesday.
18:04 23 May
Azerbaijan had allocated $20M for Baku 2017 opening and closing ceremonies – minister
Twenty million dollars had been allocated for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov told reporters on Tuesday, APA reported.
16:51 23 May
Baku 2017 held at higher level than Rio Olympics – Azerbaijani minister
There was not the slightest problem during the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games held in Baku on May 12-22, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov said Tuesday.
16:45 23 May
Islamic Solidarity Games came to a close with a stunning Closing Ceremony at Baku Olympic Stadium - UPDATED-3
Azerbaijan has made history by successfully hosting another high-profile international sporting event – the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Baku experienced a thrilling 10 days of sport and solidarity. With a haul of 75 medals, Azerbaijan topped the overall medal table of the Games. Azerbaijan`s state anthem was played 75 times, the country`s national flag was raised 162 times throughout this multi-sport event.
23:20 22 May
Azerbaijani athletes performing excellently at Baku 2017 – sports minister
Both female and male athletes of Azerbaijan are showing excellent performances at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, the country’s youth and sports minister, Azad Rahimov, said on Friday.
15:45 19 May
Islamic Games to open with a brief overview of Islamic history: Azerbaijani minister
The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games will open with a brief overview of significant historical events in the history of the Muslim world, Azerbaijan's Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov told APA.
14:48 10 May
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva chairs final meeting of Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee - UPDATED
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva on Friday chaired the final meeting of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee.
17:55 21 April
Azerbaijani Youth Foundation marks 5th anniversary
The Youth Foundation under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan held an event on Thursday to mark the fifth anniversary of its establishment.
12:39 22 December
Documentary “Irevan: Hidden Truth” presented in Baku
A documentary “Irevan: Hidden Truth” was presented in Baku on December 21.
19:15 21 December
‘Azerbaijan Student Card’ redesigned
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Youth and Sports held an event on Wednesday to present the redesigned ‘Azerbaijan Student Card’.
15:11 14 December
Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation named ‘Association of the Year’
Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation has been named “The Best Member National Association of the Year”, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) announced on Monday.
12:31 12 December
Leyla Aliyeva: AMOR has done a great job in past eight years
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani Youth Organization of Russia (AMOR) has done a great job over the past eight years, said the organization’s chairperson Leyla Aliyeva, who is also the vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
16:01 06 December
Ilham Aliyev re-elected president of National Olympic Committee
Baku - APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has been re-elected the president of the country’s National Olympic Committee (NOC), said Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov.
15:36 01 December
Baku hosts meeting of CIS Council on Youth Affairs
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. A meeting of the CIS Council on Youth Affairs kicked off in Baku Nov. 22.
16:09 22 November
Preparations for F1, Islamic Solidarity Games on schedule: minister
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. Preparations for the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games and the Formula 1 European Grand Prix, which are due to take place in Azerbaijan next year, are going on schedule, the country’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov told reporters on Tuesday.
12:44 22 November
Baku Chess Olympiad closes with solemn ceremony
Baku-APA. The 42nd Chess Olympiad has ended with a solemn closing ceremony at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, APA reports.
00:36 14 September
RIO-2016: Azerbaijani flag raised in Olympic village
Baku-APA. A ceremony has been held in the Rio Olympic village to raise the Azerbaijani tricolor.
21:36 03 August
Azerbaijani president attends ceremony to see off athletes competing at Rio Olympics
Baku - APA. An official ceremony has today been held to see off the Azerbaijani athletes who will participate in the 31st Summer Olympic Games to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
11:27 18 July