Karabakh Liberation Organization stages rally to protest Armenian MPs’ visit to Baku
A group of members of the Karabakh Liberation Organization have held a rally outside the Azerbaijani parliament to protest the Armenian MPs’ visit to Baku.
15:31 22 September
Azerbaijan calls on EU to display ‘decisive stance’ against Armenia
The European Union must display a decisive stance against Armenia and force this country to refrain from its occupation policy, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
12:18 22 September
Armenian MPs attending Euronest PA conference in Baku
A conference on the theme “Involvement of the parliaments of Eastern Partnership countries in promoting gender quality and women’s health within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals” kicked off in the Azerbaijani Parliament on Friday.
11:25 22 September
Armenian MPs to attend Euronest PA conference in Baku
Head of the Armenian delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly Armen Ashotyan and delegation member Mane Tandilyan will take part in a conference of the Assembly’s Committee on Social Affairs, Education, Culture and Civil Society, which will be held in Baku on Sept. 22, Fuad Muradov, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the Assembly, told APA.
17:34 21 September
President Ilham Aliyev calls Armenia ‘occupier’ at UN
Armenia has been occupying twenty percent of Azerbaijan's territory for more than 25 years, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said at the General Debate of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly held in New York.
17:54 20 September
MP Alizade proposes banning hookah smoking in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani MP Araz Alizade has proposed the ban of hookah smoking in the country.
16:44 19 September
PACE co-rapporteurs make statement following their visit to Azerbaijan
Stefan Schennach (Austria, SOC) and Cezar Florin Preda (Romania, EPP/CD), co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for the monitoring of Azerbaijan, made a statement at the end of their fact-finding visit to the country from 14 to 16 September 2017.
15:15 19 September
Azerbaijan may list historical items older than 1960 as cultural resources
Amendments to the law “On culture” were discussed at today’s meeting of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on Culture.
15:01 19 September
Azerbaijan to grant status of state body to Judicial-Legal Council
The Judicial-Legal Council in Azerbaijan will receive the status of state body.
13:30 19 September
Moscow hosts int’l conference on Azerbaijan-Russia relations - UPDATED
Moscow hosted an international conference, titled “The Moscow-Baku Axis: Towards a New Caucasus Geopolitics” on September 14.
17:01 14 September
New ACG participating interests announced
The contract was signed in Baku today in the presence of President Ilham Aliyev of the Republic of Azerbaijan and a group of visiting senior government and state officials, by Rovnag Abdullayev, President of SOCAR, on behalf of the Azerbaijan Government, and by the representatives of the co-venturer companies.
11:30 14 September
President: We established very profitable cooperation with BP during 23 years
The president made remarks on September 14 at the signing ceremony of contract for extension of Production Sharing Agreement (PSA) on development of Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli block of oil and gas fields by 2050.
11:20 14 September
PACE PA co-rapporteurs arrive in Azerbaijan
The co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for the monitoring of Azerbaijan, Stefan Schennach and Cezar Florin Preda arrived in Azerbaijan on Sept.14, APA reported.
10:17 14 September
Azerbaijani FM: Vietnam will benefit from North-South transport corridor
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Wednesday met with his Vietnamese counterpart Fam Binh Minh as part of his official visit to this country, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
13:55 13 September
Fuad Alasgarov: Lapshin is free to choose where to go
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev always demonstrates his commitment to the ideas and principles of humanism, and the pardoning of Alexander Lapshin should also be regarded as another step taken for humanitarian purposes, the president’s aide for work with law enforcement agencies and military issues, Fuad Alasgarov, told AZERTAC.
14:16 12 September
Itinerary of PACE co-rapporteurs’ Azerbaijan visit made public
Stefan Schennach (Austria, SOC) and Cezar Florin Preda (Romania, EPP/CD), co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) for the monitoring of Azerbaijan, will make a fact-finding visit to the country from 14 to 16 September 2017, said a message posted on the Assembly’s website on September 11.
15:52 11 September
Azerbaijani Supreme Commander-in-Chief to get new powers
Azerbaijan’s Supreme Commander-in-Chief (President of Azerbaijan) will be granted new powers.
16:21 08 September
Monument to military figures of Azerbaijani Democratic Republic unveiled in Warsaw
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is on a visit to Poland, took part on Thursday an unveiling ceremony of the monument erected in Warsaw in memory of the military figures of the period of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, Lieutenant-General Suleyman Bey Sulkevich and Colonel Veli Bey Yadigar, the Defense Ministry told APA.
17:51 07 September
Azerbaijani MP: Soros and Armenians share common terrorist features
Some external circles envy the independent domestic and foreign policy of the Azerbaijani government, Siyavush Novruzov, a member of the Azerbaijani parliament and deputy executive secretary of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP), told APA while commenting on the anti-Azerbaijani articles published by The Guardian and The Washington.
19:00 06 September
Azerbaijani MPs to attend PACE Bureau and committee meetings
An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation will attend meetings of the PACE (Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe) Bureau and the Assembly’s committees on legal affairs and human rights, political affairs and democracy as well as monitoring which will be held in Paris from 4 to 8 September, the parliament told APA.
16:48 31 August