Azerbaijani president receives Estonian foreign minister - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia Sven Mikser.
17:32 01 December
Half of HIV-infected people in Europe is diagnosed late – WHO
Late HIV diagnosis is the main topic of the 2017 World AIDS Day for the World Health Organization’s (WHO) European Region, which is the only region worldwide where the number of new HIV infections is rising. With more than 160,000 people newly diagnosed with HIV across the region, including more than 29,000 new cases from the European Union and European Economic Area, this trend continued in 2016. One reason for this worrying trend: over half (51%) of the reported HIV diagnoses happen in a late stage of infection, the UN Baku Office told APA.
13:40 01 December
Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process 7th Ministerial Conference kicks off in Baku
The 7th Ministerial Conference, titled “Security and Economic Connectivity towards a Strengthened Heart of Asia Region”, kicked off in Baku on Dec. 1 within the framework of the Heart of Asia - Istanbul Process.
10:02 01 December
Merkel and Erdogan hold first phone call in months
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today discussed bilateral relations in their first phone conversation since tensions plunged to an all-time low this summer, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
07:07 01 December
Delay in TAP’s construction in Italy would have an impact on South Eastern Europe - EU
Statistical Review of World Energy” and International Energy Agency’s “Key World Energy Statistics” reports, almost two-third of global hydrocarbon reserves are located in the vicinity of the EU and Turkey, Christian Berger, Head of EU Delegation to Turkey and Turkmenistan, said in his interview to Caspian Energy journal.
14:26 29 November
Ilham Aliyev: Eastern Partnership summit yielded good results - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts of the Republic of Croatia, co-chair of the Azerbaijan-Croatia Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation Martina Dalic.
13:15 29 November
Hugues Krafft’s stunning 19th century views of Baku unearthed in Reims
Some unique – and hitherto unseen – photographs of 19th century Baku have been exhibited at the Musée-Hôtel Le Vergeur in Reims, France, as an initiative of the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) Foundation. The private view and inauguration cocktail, attended by around 60 people, took place on 24 November, in the presence of H.E Rahman Mustafayev, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to France; H.E. Ecaterine Siradze-Delaunay, Ambassador of Georgia to France; and Pascal Labelle, Deputy Mayor of Reims in charge of Culture.
15:03 28 November
US political analyst: Armenia is ‘a threat to Europe and whole world’
Armenia is a threat to Europe and the whole world, said Peter Tase, an American political analyst and journalist, who is on a visit to Baku.
12:23 28 November
UN Security Council to discuss Libya slave trade
The UN Security Council will meet on Tuesday, under the chairmanship of Italy, to discuss human trafficking in Libya, the French foreign affairs ministry announced on Monday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
21:06 27 November
EU says negotiations with Azerbaijan are advancing well so far
The negotiations between Azerbaijan and the European Union are advancing well so far, Director for Russia, Eastern Partnership, Central Asia and OSCE at the European External Action Service (EEAS) Luc Devigne told APA.
14:31 27 November
Azerbaijan, Afghanistan to sign 5 documents
Azerbaijan and Afghanistan will sign five documents for cooperation on various areas, Afghan Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohammad Taqi Khalili announced at a press conference on Monday, APA reports.
11:31 27 November
Ilham Aliyev: Partnership with EU is one of key priorities of Azerbaijan's foreign policy
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended the European Union`s Eastern Partnership Summit in Brussels at the invitation of President of the European Council Donald Tusk.
12:22 25 November
EU warns regarding commercial activity in Azerbaijan’s occupied territories
The warning of the European Commission related to the commercial activity in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan is an initial step towards fulfillment of the legitimate demands of our country in regard to prevention of illegal activity of the EU's physical and legal persons in the occupied territories, Spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Hikmat Hajiyev told APA.
12:02 25 November
Azerbaijanis stage protest rally outside European Parliament
About 250 Azerbaijanis held a protest rally on Friday outside the European Parliament in Brussels, the State Committee of Azerbaijan for Work with Diaspora, told APA.
18:45 24 November
Azerbaijan, EU sign document on Trans-European Transport Network
Azerbaijan and the European Union have signed a document on the Trans-European Transport Network.
18:20 24 November
EaP Summit welcomes good progress in talks on new Eu-Azerbaijan agreement
Participants of the fifth Eastern Partnership (EaP) Summit welcome good progress in the ongoing negotiations between the European Union and Azerbaijan for a new framework agreement, reads a declaration adopted following the summit in Brussels on Nov. 24.
17:47 24 November
EU reaffirms support to territorial integrity of all its partners
The European Union remains committed in its support to the territorial integrity, independence and sovereignty of all its partners, reads a joint declaration adopted following the Eastern Partnership Summit held in Brussels on Nov. 24.
17:22 24 November
Russia’s key role in relations with Azerbaijan, Armenia ‘apparent’, says Merkel
It is apparent for the European Union (EU) that Russia plays a key role in relations with the EU Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at the official opening of the EaP summit in Brussels on Friday, APA reports.
15:19 24 November
Eastern Partnership summit gets underway in Brussels
The 5th Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit on the theme “20 Deliverables for 2020: Bringing tangible results for citizens” has kicked off in Brussels, an APA correspondent reported from Brussels.
13:57 24 November
Alan Duncan: BTK and SGC projects – visible signs of extraordinary co-op between UK and Azerbaijan over past 25 years
The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline and the Southern Gas Corridor are visible signs of the extraordinary cooperation between the UK and Azerbaijan over the last 25 years, Minister of State of the United Kingdom Sir Alan Duncan made remarks ahead of the Eastern Partnership Summit, which is held in Brussels.
12:55 24 November