25 documents signed at Baku session of CIS Border Troops Commanders Council
The 78th session of the CIS Council of Commanders of Border Troops took place in Baku on Oct. 19.
14:33 19 October
Moscow: Main articles of convention on Caspian Sea status agreed
The main articles of the convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea have been agreed, and there is an opportunity to reach an agreement in 2018, Igor Bratchikov, the Russian president’s special representative on the delimitation and demarcation of Russia's borders with the CIS countries, Ambassador-at-Large of the Russian Foreign Ministry, said in an interview with RIA Novosti.
14:18 19 October
Azerbaijani president receives CIS Frontier Troops’ Commanders
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has received participants of the 78th meeting of the Council of CIS Frontier Troops’ Commanders.
18:39 18 October
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus supports settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict within territorial integrity of Azerbaijan
Speaker of the Azerbaijani parliament Ogtay Asadov who is on an official visit to Belarus, has met with the Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko.
12:43 14 October
Zakir Hasanov attends meeting of CIS Defense Ministers Council
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov took part in a regular meeting of the Council of CIS Defense Ministers in Dushanbe on Oct. 12, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
13:18 12 October
Tajik president meets with defense ministers of CIS member states
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov took part in a meeting of the defense ministers of CIS member states with President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, which took place in Dushanbe on October 12, the Defense Ministry told APA.
11:59 12 October
Putin: Volume of trade between CIS countries has reached $75 billion
Since the beginning of 2017, the volume of trade between CIS countries has increased by 25% to become 75 billion dollars, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at an expanded meeting of the summit of CIS Heads of State, APA’s correspondent to Sochi reported.
19:46 11 October
Azerbaijani defense minister leaves for Tajikistan
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has left for Dushanbe, Tajikistan to attend a regular meeting of the Council of CIS Defense Ministers on October 12, the Defense Ministry told APA.
18:38 11 October
Lukashenko criticizes CIS Interparliamentary Assembly for low efficiency
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko criticized the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly for low efficiency at the session of the CIS Council of Heads of State in Sochi on 11 October, APA reported citing BelTA.
18:25 11 October
PwC: Since sanction to Russia, western firms chose Azerbaijan
“Until decline in oil prices Azerbaijan’s macroeconomic indicators were one the best in the Post-Soviet region with low debt to GDP ratio, stable local currency, accumulation of significant reserves in State Oil Fund and Central Bank. However, with drop in oil prices situation is changing, revenues and reserves start declining. That makes Azerbaijan to look for new streams of revenue or investments into the country”, Vugar Akhundov, PwC Deals director in charge of debt and capital advisory, mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring and transaction support services, said.
17:43 11 October
Azerbaijani president addresses CIS summit
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev took part in a summit of the Council of CIS Heads of State in Sochi, Russia on Oct. 11.
17:06 11 October
18 documents inked at CIS summit in Sochi
A summit of the Council of CIS Heads of State took place in Sochi, Russia on Wednesday.
17:05 11 October
Tajikistan takes over CIS presidency
Tajikistan took over the presidency in Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) for 2018 after Russia.
16:37 11 October
Putin stresses need to increase effectiveness of CIS
There is a need to increase the effectiveness of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), said Russian President Vladimir Putin.
16:30 11 October
Trade turnover between Azerbaijan and EU declines
Azerbaijani residents traded with physical and juridical persons of 180 countries in January-August 2017, 173 countries exported goods to Azerbaijan, 110 countries imported from Azerbaijan.
15:20 11 October
CIS summit kicks off in Sochi
The summit of the Council of Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) kicked off in Sochi on October 11.
14:51 11 October
Turkmen president gives Putin Central Asian pooch as gift
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov gave Russian President Vladimir Putin a dog as a gift following the talks on the sidelines of the summit of heads of state of CIS countries in Sochi on Oct. 11, a special correspondent of APA reported from Sochi.
13:39 11 October
Azerbaijani president in Sochi for CIS summit
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev is on a visit to the Russian city of Sochi to attend the summit of heads of state of CIS countries, an APA correspondent reported from Sochi.
11:12 11 October
Several documents signed at CIS Ministerial Council meeting
A meeting of the CIS Council of Foreign Ministers took place in the Russian city of Sochi on Tuesday.
15:22 10 October
Azerbaijan invested more than $2.4 billion in post-Soviet countries last year
According to e Center, Russia attracted a large amount of direct investments from neighbor countries: this figure increased 61.1% to $6.1 billion, which is the highest indicator after 2010-2012.
12:59 10 October