Azerbaijan’s tourism potential highlighted in Brussels
Baku – APA. The Brussels Office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) – TEAS Benelux – has organized a forum on Azerbaijan’s tourism potential at the Press Club Brussels Europe.
19:13 21 October
EU, CoE to carry projects for journalists, court staff, employees of administrative authorities in Azerbaijan
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. A ceremony for presenting the mid-term report of the EU-CoE joint projects intended for journalists, court staff and employees of administrative authorities in Azerbaijan was held in Baku Oct. 13.
16:27 13 October
Azerbaijan to host several PACE Committee meetings
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli - APA. Meetings of the several PACE committees to be held in Azerbaijan, Head of Azerbaijan's Delegation to PACE Samad Seyidov told APA following his meeting with the Assembly President Pedro Agramunt Oct. 13.
12:46 13 October
Turkish FM expresses gratitude to Azerbaijan for support during coup attempt
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu addressed the plenary meeting of the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) autumn on Oct.12.
16:00 12 October
Volkswagen may cut 2,500 jobs
Baku – APA-Economics. Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) may cut up to 2,500 jobs per year over 10 years by moving workers into early retirement, Handelsblatt reported on Wednesday, citing Bernd Osterloh, chief of the carmaker's influential works council, Reuters reported.
15:27 12 October
Presidential Administration: Migrants attempting to illegally enter Azerbaijan
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Suffering from the consequences of Armenian invasion, Azerbaijan is faced with a serious migration problem, Fuad Alasgarov, head of the Presidential Administration’s Department for Work with Law-Enforcement Agencies, said Wednesday speaking at the opening of the 19th meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Migration Bodies.
10:48 12 October
French president answers Azerbaijani MP’s question in PACE
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. The French model of secularism allows everyone to live in peace, to ensure freedom of religion and freedom of expression for all religious denominations, said France President Francois Hollande.
15:53 11 October
French president addresses PACE meeting
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. French President Francois Hollande delivered a speech at the plenary meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) autumn session on Tuesday.
15:35 11 October
Jagland: Syria crisis a ‘big failure’ on part of UN Security Council
Baku – APA. Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland said on Monday that the air strikes on Syria’s Aleppo as a big failure on the part of the United Nations Security Council.
19:43 10 October
Turkey coup attempt to be discussed at PACE autumn session
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli – APA. The report on the situation in Turkey in the light of the attempted coup will be discussed at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) autumn session, said PACE President Perdo Agramunt.
14:40 10 October
PACE president: All conflicts must be solved in line with territorial integrity principle
Strasbourg. Fuad Gulubeyli - APA. All conflicts must be solved in accordance with the principle f territorial integrity, said the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Pedro Agramunt.
14:30 10 October
PACE Bureau considers constitutional referendum in Azerbaijan valid
Baku – APA. The Bureau of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has unanimously approved the memorandum prepared by the head of the Macedonian delegation to the PACE, Aleksandar Nikoloski, who headed the Assembly’s assessment mission for the 26 September constitutional referendum in Azerbaijan, Elkhan Suleymanov, Azerbaijani MP, a member of the Azerbaijani Delegation to PACE, told APA on Oct. 10.
12:39 10 October
PACE autumn session opens in Strasbourg
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The autumn session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) kicked off In Strasbourg Oct. 10.
10:19 10 October
Georgian parliamentary elections: Voter turnout at 8.4% as of 10:00
Georgia. Nizami Mammadzade – APA. As of 10:00AM, 292, 957 (8.4 percent) have cast vote in Georgian parliamentary elections, said spokesperson for the Central Election Commission Ana Mikeladze.
13:12 08 October
PACE session to consider issue of judge from Azerbaijan to European court
The parliament told APA that the delegation includes MPs Vusal Huseynov, Ganira Pashayeva, Rovshan Rzayev, Sahiba Gafarova, Rafael Huseynov, Elkhan Suleymanov, Sevinj Huseynova, Muslum Mammadov, Fazil Mustafa and Sabir Hajiyev.
19:52 07 October
Referendum in Azerbaijan was democratic, fair and fully transparent – president
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan has held a referendum which is of great importance for the country, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
18:35 07 October
PACE committee recommends Azerbaijani-nominated candidate for ECHR judge
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The PACE Committee on the Election of Judges to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) recommended Latif Huseynov as a candidate for the post of judge to the ECHR from Azerbaijan, reads a message posted the assembly’s website.
12:30 07 October
Top Azerbaijani official: Int’l community has forgotten int’l law
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. Azerbaijan is carrying out a multi-vectored, balanced policy, Novruz Mammadov, deputy head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration, chief of the administration's foreign relations department, said Friday.
10:55 07 October
The Brussels Parliament exchanged views on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Baku-APA. On October 6, the members of the Board of the Azerbaijani community of Nagorno Karabakh region of Azerbaijan , and MPs of Milli Majlis Rovshan Rzayev, Fuad Muradov who are on a visit in Brussels met with the leadership of the Brussels Parliament, the Azerbaijani Embassy in Belgium told APA.
07:31 07 October
Baku hosts press conference on activity of e-media, social networks
Baku. Etibar Mamadov – APA. Malahat Ibrahimgizi, Azerbaijani MP, member of the Political Council of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) organized a press conference in Baku Oct. 6 to express her objection to the publication and broadcast of articles and programs which are contrary to the state symbols, national and moral values, the Turkic and Islamic traditions.
15:39 06 October