Azerbaijani parliament to discuss draft law on prevention of international crimes
On Nov. 16, Azerbaijan’s Milli Mejlis (parliament) will hold a public discussion of the draft law “On prevention of international crimes and punishment of perpetrators.”
18:32 15 November
Azerbaijani, Brazilian FMs meet in Baku - UPDATED
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Aloysio Nunes Ferreira, Minister of External Affairs of Federative Republic of Brazil who is on an official visit to Azerbaijan.
16:18 15 November
Arif Rahimzade: Local executive authorities restrict activities of municipalities
Local executive authorities restrict the activities of municipalities, said Chairman of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on Regional Issues Arif Rahimzade.
13:29 13 November
Funding of theatre industry in Azerbaijan down by 300%
Chairman of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s Committee on Culture Rafael Huseynov said that dissatisfaction with the insufficient state financing of the theatre and cinema industry in the country was expressed during a joint discussion of the state budget package for 2018, APA reported.
12:40 13 November
ICRC visits about 1,300 women and children of 20 nationalities in Iraq
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) visits and provides humanitarian assistance to some 1,300 women and children of around 20 nationalities who are in Iraq, near Mosul, Ilaha Huseynova, head of the Communication Department of the ICRC Azerbaijan Delegation told APA.
11:09 10 November
Armenians attempt to interrupt Karabakh discussions during NATO PA seminar
Armenia’s occupation of Azerbaijani territory has been discussed during the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s 96th Rose Roth seminar in Slovenia.
19:59 08 November
Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan’s financial situation is very stable
The financial situation in Azerbaijan is very stable and very positive, President Ilham Aliyev at a solemn ceremony marking the production of two billion tons of oil in Azerbaijan at the Heydar Aliyev Center on Nov. 8.
18:25 08 November
Azerbaijani parliament’s plenary session rescheduled
The plenary session of the Azerbaijani Parliament has been rescheduled for November 17, the parliament told APA.
17:28 08 November
Azerbaijani parliament discussing budget package
Azerbaijani parliament is discussing drafts of state and consolidated budgets for 2018.
11:18 07 November
Ilham Aliyev: Armenian lobby tries to impede fair resolution of Karabakh conflict
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received head of the France-Azerbaijan Friendship Group at the French National Assembly Pierre-Alain Raphan.
12:53 03 November
Azerbaijan – a strategic partner for Montenegro: FM Darmanovic
Azerbaijan is a strategic partner for Montenegro, said Foreign Minister of Montenegro Srdjan Darmanovic, who is on an official visit to Baku.
13:34 02 November
Definitive biography of Heydar Aliyev launched in UK Parliament
On 31 October, the definitive English-language biography of Azerbaijani National Leader Heydar Aliyev received its international launch at the UK Parliament, during a standing-room only event hosted by Bob Blackman MP, who is also Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Azerbaijan.
17:05 01 November
Azerbaijani parliament approves draft law restricting scope of legal representatives’ activities
The Azerbaijani Parliament on Tuesday discussed draft amendments proposed to be made to the Code of Civil Procedure, the Administrative Procedure Code, as well as the Law “On advocates and advocacy”.
15:28 31 October
Moratorium on business inspections extended until 2021
Ziyad Samadzade, chairman of the country’s parliamentary committee on economic policy, industry and entrepreneurship, said that amendments are offered to the law on “Suspension of inspections in entrepreneurship”. According to the amendments, the moratorium on business inspections is planned to be extended until 2021.
14:19 31 October
Azerbaijani parliament ratifies New Contract of the Century
APA-Economics reports that the MPs voted for the draft law.
13:43 31 October
Azerbaijan supports territorial integrity of Spain – Foreign Ministry
The Republic of Azerbaijan supports the territorial integrity within the internationally recognized borders and sovereignty of the Kingdom of Spain, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, told APA on Saturday.
11:49 28 October
Amendments to draft law on institution of legal representation in Azerbaijani courts revealed
The Committee on Legal Policy and State Building of the Azerbaijani Parliament discussed on Friday draft amendments proposed to be made to the Code of Civil Procedure, the Administrative Procedure Code, as well as the Law “On advocates and advocacy”.
18:46 27 October
Ambassador: MPs’ visit to Nagorno-Karabakh doesn’t reflect stance of Mexican gov’t
The visit of Mexican parliamentarians to the conflict zone does not reflect the official stance of the Mexican government on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Mexican Ambassador to Azerbaijan Juan Rodrigo Labardini Flores told APA on Thursday.
15:39 26 October
Azerbaijan eyes to prohibit presence of representatives in trials
Three more issues have been added to the agenda of the Azerbaijani parliament’s plenary session scheduled for October 31.
17:35 25 October
Azerbaijan to allocate about AZN 57 mln to embassies, consulates abroad
A total of amount AZN 56,250,510 are planned to be allocated to Azerbaijan’s embassies, consulates and other diplomatic representations abroad in 2018, as prescribed in the draft budget for next year, APA reported.
16:22 25 October