Ganja takes up role as CIS Cultural Capital 2017
Ganja, has hosted a ceremony as the city is assuming its new role as a Cultural Capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) 2017.
13:37 18 March
CIS Economic Council developing concept of gradual formation of common labor market
The 73rd meeting of the CIS Economic Council was held in Moscow, Russia, APA’s Moscow correspondent reports.
15:43 17 March
Vesti.az information agency marks 8th anniversary
Eight years have passed since Vesti.az information agency began functioning within APA Holding.
12:15 16 March
Bank of America: Manat has great potential to be strengthened
According to him, fiscal and monetary policy pursued by Azerbaijani government was successful.
16:36 15 March
Russia's Lavrov slams allegations of Moscow’s new imperial ambition as hoax
Allegations of Moscow’s new imperial ambition and plans to rebuild the Soviet Union are hoax, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with the Mezhdunarodnaya Zhizn (or International Life) magazine, APA reported citing TASS.
14:53 15 March
Armenia invites Azerbaijan to observe parliamentary election
Armenia has invited Azerbaijan to conduct an observation mission in the parliamentary election to be held on April 2.
13:11 15 March
Chief of Azerbaijani General Staff departs for Moscow
Azerbaijan’s First Deputy Minister of Defense, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov has left for Moscow to attend a regular meeting of the Committee of Chiefs of Staff of the Armed Forces of CIS member states to be held on March 15.
12:51 14 March
Azerbaijan, US closely cooperating within SGC - president
Azerbaijan and the USA have close friendship and cooperation relations. Our cooperation in several fields of economy, especially ensuring of energy security and diversification of sources successfully continues. The United States - Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce (USACC), which has been operating since 1995, has been participant of these processes. As a member of the USACC Board of Trustees, I also support and highly appreciate your efforts, said the letter of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev addressed to the participants of the USACC conference in Washington DC on the 25th anniversary of bilateral economic and diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the US, the Azerbaijani Embassy in the US told APA on Thursday.
12:36 02 March
Kapital Bank becomes member of American Bankers Association
Kapital Bank has become member of the American Bankers Association (ABA).
12:22 01 March
Mehriban Aliyeva appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan
Mehriban Aliyeva has been appointed first vice-president of Azerbaijan upon President Ilham Aliyev’s order.
12:27 21 February
Azerbaijan’s request for Lapshin’s extradition was legal: Russian envoy
Azerbaijan’s request for the extradition of Alexander Lapshin was legal, said Russian ambassador to Belarus Alexander Surikov, APA reported citing TASS.
19:27 13 February
Azerbaijan exports products to 116 countries last year
Azerbaijani residents traded with physical and juridical persons of 177 countries in 2016, 177 countries exported goods to Azerbaijan, 116 countries imported from Azerbaijan
16:45 09 February
Azerbaijani observers to monitor presidential election in Turkmenistan
A 73-member CIS observation mission is due to monitor the presidential election in Turkmenistan on February 12, said a message posted on the official website of the CIS Executive Committee.
13:52 07 February
Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of using foreigners in its political games
Armenia pushes foreign citizens to visiting Azerbaijan’s occupied territories by fraud and other ways, and later tries to turn these people into a tool in its propagandist political games, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, told APA on Feb. 3.
19:33 03 February
Russia says Caspian states ‘very close’ to agree on draft convention
The Caspian littoral states are very close to reach an agreement on the draft convention on the sea’s legal status, the Russian president’s special envoy for the delimitation and demarcation of the state border with the CIS countries, Russian Foreign Ministry's ambassador-at-large, Igor Bratchikov, told reporters in Baku Jan. 25, APA reported.
15:52 25 January
Russian State Duma committees to hold joint meetings in Azerbaijan
Russian State Duma committees will hold joint meetings in Azerbaijan this year, informs Izvestiya newspaper.
14:11 24 January
Azerbaijan's foreign trade turnover makes up nearly $20B in eleven months 2016
Azerbaijani residents traded with physical and juridical persons of 183 countries in January-November 2016, 173 countries exported goods to Azerbaijan, 114 countries imported from Azerbaijan.
15:24 16 January
Moody's: Karabakh conflict weighs on CIS economies
The stabilization of oil prices has eased the direct and indirect economic and fiscal pressures on the nine rated sovereigns in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region, Moody's Investors Service said in a report today, APA-Economics reports.
10:35 12 January
EU remains as main foreign trade partner of Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani residents traded with physical and juridical persons of 174 countries in January-October 2016, 169 countries exported goods to Azerbaijan, 105 countries imported from Azerbaijan.
13:49 13 December
Gorbachev thinks new Union in borders of USSR is possible
Former USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev does not rule out the formation of a new Union in the borders of the former Soviet Union.
10:14 13 December