Moody’s: Azerbaijan-based banks’ funding prospects are limited
The outlook for banks in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is stable, reflecting higher commodity prices, Moody's Investors Service said.
14:03 14 December
Heydar Aliyev International Airport serves 25 percent more passengers
In January-November 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.75 million passengers. This indicator grew by more than 25 percent compared to the same period last year.
11:28 13 December
President Ilham Aliyev receives Russian State Duma delegation
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Chairman of the Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots at the State Duma of the Russian Federation Leonid Kalashnikov.
11:07 11 December
Turkey to shift large part of its current trade with CIS to BTK
By late 2034 the railroad capability will reach 3 million passengers and 17 million tonnes of cargo, Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications of the Republic of Turkey said in his interview with Caspian Energy magazine.
14:42 08 December
State Duma: Zuev’s candidacy for post of Russia’s ambassador to Azerbaijan not being considered
Russia’s new ambassador to Azerbaijan will be a diplomat who is currently an ambassador to one of CIS countries, Leonid Kalashnikov, Chairman of the Russian State Duma Committee for CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots, told APA's Moscow correspondent
14:40 28 November
Karabakh conflict planted seeds of separatism, ethnic strife in post-Soviet territory – CMO chairman
The long-standing Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict marked the start point of the fall of the Soviet Union and planted seeds of separatism and confrontation between nations in the post-Soviet territory, said Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade.
12:12 23 November
Head of Azerbaijani PA delivers lecture at meeting of secretaries of CIS security councils
Head of Azerbaijan’s Presidential Administration Ramiz Mehdiyev attended the fifth meeting of secretaries of the security councils of the CIS member states in Moscow on Nov. 22, APA reports.
18:21 22 November
Number of Armenians living in Azerbaijan revealed
A scientific seminar was held at the Institute of Geography of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) on November 22.
18:12 22 November
Russia would welcome Azerbaijan’s accession to Eurasian Economic Union, says Lavrov
The Eurasian Economic Union is a union of open integration, and Russia does not force any country to join this organization, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said addressing a meeting at ADA University in Baku, APA reported.
11:56 20 November
Azerbaijani citizen murders his fellow countryman in Moscow, confirm law enforcement
An Azerbaijani citizen murdered his fellow countryman in Moscow oblast, Russian law enforcement authorities told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
13:31 14 November
AZAL and Boeing signed agreement on purchase of new modern aircrafts
CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) and Boeing Corporation have today agreed to purchase five B787-8 Dreamliner and two B747-8F (or B777F) aircrafts.
16:34 12 November
Bahram Bagirzade: Everyone should do their best to promote Shopping Festival
Bahram Bagirzade, a member of “Parni iz Baku” KVN team, said that the Baku Shopping Festival is the quintessence of all the works carried out to develop tourism in Azerbaijan.
16:57 10 November
Passenger traffic of Heydar Aliyev International Airport grows by more than 20 percent
In January-October 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.46 million passengers. This indicator grew by more than 20 percent compared to the same period last year and exceeded the total statistics for the entire 2016 year.
16:13 10 November
ATC: Most of websites engaged in terrorist recruitment in CIS managed from abroad
Most of Internet resources that are engaged in terrorist recruitment in the CIS countries are managed from abroad, Anton Arefiev, an official of the CIS Anti-Terrorism Center (ATC), said on Wednesday, an APA correspondent reported from Moscow.
17:09 01 November
Lavrov: Russia’s non-commercial organizations should promote idea of Eurasian integration in CIS
Russian non-commercial organizations should promote the idea of Eurasian integration in the CIS, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday.
14:43 27 October
Moody’s: Azerbaijan’s GDP per capita to make over $4,000
According to Moody's, Azerbaijan’s GDP per capita will make over USD 4,000 in 2017 and 2018, Yaroslav Sovhira, the director of the banking group Moody's Investors Service, said this in his speech at CIS bankers VI Ukrainian Banking Forum on October 19
10:28 27 October
US to increase compressed gas export - BP
The United States will increase the compressed gas export in the years coming, Chief Economist of BP for Russia and the CIS Vladimir Drebentsov, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan, said.
14:26 25 October
BP: Tendency in oil price during past three years resembles price changes in 1985-1990
For the present, the oil reserves are higher than demand in the world market. No serious hike is expected in oil price unless the reserves reduce to the level of current demand, Chief Economist of BP for Russia and the CIS Vladimir Drebentsov, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan, said.
14:15 25 October
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