Azerbaijan marks Ramadan Holiday
Azerbaijani Muslims mark the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
00:00 26 June
Azerbaijan to have five non-working days on Eid al-Fitr
Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers, in accordance with the decision (dated 25 November 2016) on Novruz, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays, declared June 26 and 27 as non-working days throughout the country on Eid al-Fitr.
11:21 23 June
Two Universities in Azerbaijan to get public legal entity status
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on reorganizing the Baku State University and Azerbaijan State Economic University, APA reports.
20:45 21 June
Financial Markets Supervisory Authority blacklists one person
According to FIMSA, the general list was refreshed in accordance with the “Rule of confirmation of General List of individuals and legal entities, on which sanctions should be applied in accordance with the legislation of Azerbaijan Republic and contracts supported by Azerbaijan, as well as the UN Security Council relevant resolutions within fighting against financing terrorism” approved with the decision #124 of the Cabinet of Ministers dated 25.06.2010.
16:54 19 June
Azerbaijan University of Languages to get public legal entity status
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on reorganizing the Azerbaijan University of Languages.
19:00 16 June
Anthology of Azerbaijan and Colombian poetry presented in Baku
On June 13, the Translation Centre under the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan (AzTC) and the Colombian Embassy in Azerbaijan held a presentation of the book “An Anthology of Azerbaijan and Colombian Poetry”.
17:06 14 June
Agroleasing’s AZN 14 million debt written off last year
Under the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers dated August 13, 2014, AZN 13,412,589 of payables on agricultural equipment was written.
14:32 05 June
Some provisions of draft convention on Caspian Sea’s legal status agreed upon
On June 1-2, Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat hosted the 49th meeting of a special working group on development of a Convention on legal status of the Caspian Sea at the level of deputy foreign ministers of the Caspian littoral states, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
16:35 02 June
Ambassador: Japan expresses deep concern about Nagorno-Karabakh conflict - INTERVIEW
APA presents interview with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Azerbaijan Teruyuki Katori
13:53 30 May
Number of Albania opposition rally poisoning victims rises to 140
On Sunday, media reported that 76 rally participants were admitted to hospitals, including Lulzim Basha, the leader of the Democratic Party of Albania, but most were allowed to go home after receiving help from the medics, while nine people remained under the medics' care, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
22:45 29 May
Azerbaijani president approves Regulation on 'Subsidized housing' system
The Cabinet of Ministers is to prepare proposals on conformation of Azerbaijani President’s acts to this decree and submit to the president within three months. The Cabinet is also to provide conformation of its normative legal acts to this decree and inform the president within three months, control conformation of normative legal acts of the central executive bodies to this decree and inform the president within five months and solve other issues arising from the decree.
18:31 24 May
Tariff Council specifies prices of paid services related to civil service
The Council told APA that the regulation of the tariffs of paid services related to civil service provided by the State Examination Center (SEC) was considered and relevant decision was passed at the meeting.
19:23 23 May
Azer-Turk Bank’s AZN 100M-loan transferred to Agrarcredit
In July 2016 Azer-Turk Bank OJSC allocated AZN 100 million-loan to Bank Standard CJSC, which had liquidity problem at that time, said in the bank’s financial statement for 2016. The statement was audited by Ernts&Young CIS.
17:12 22 May
Cabinet of Ministers spends 68% of Reserve Fund to increase of IBA authorized capital
According to Chamber of Account, AZN 831,380,400 had been planned to be allocated by the state budget for the Reserve Fund of the Cabinet of Ministers in 2016, but AZN 828,972,800 was allocated. 77.5% of spend funds fell to share of three structures: IBA (AZN 564 million or 68%), Central Election Commission (AZN 46.103 million or 5.7%) and Defense Ministry (AZN 31.771 million or 3.8%).
15:21 22 May
Turkmenistan: Report claims deputy PM committed suicide
On May 3, Batyr Ereshov, aged 51, Deputy Prime Minister of Turkmenistan’s Cabinet of Ministers, died.
12:03 22 May
Azerbaijani Democratic Republic’s 100th anniversary to be celebrated at state level
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.
19:00 16 May
Azerbaijan approves rules for ensuring security in frontline settlements
Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree approving the rules for provision of security regime in residential areas along frontline, APA reported.
18:41 16 May
Azerbaijan approves list of licensed services and work in field of private medicine
The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has approved the list of licensed services and work in the field of private medicine.
10:26 16 May
SCC releases statement on reports regarding import of Armenian products to Azerbaijan
According to the Committee, several media outlets disseminated untrue reports that Armenian agricultural products have been passed through Azerbaijani customs and realized in the country.
19:03 15 May
Sudan swears in new government
A new government was sworn in Friday following nearly three years of national dialogue initiated by President Omer Al-Bashir, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
07:04 13 May