Representatives of Azerbaijan’s religious communities visit NATO Headquarters
Representatives of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations and religious communities in Azerbaijan have paid a visit to the NATO Headquarters in Brussels. The visit has taken place as a result of a joint project between the European Union and the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, the Committee’s press service told APA.
18:25 29 September
France's Macron seeks EU joint armed forces
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday in a speech at the Paris-Sorbonne University that in the beginning of the next decade the European Union would need common Rapid Reaction Forces, a single defense budget and a common doctrine for action. The president also noted that the bloc should create common civil defense forces and joint border police, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:21 27 September
Venezuela opposition boycotts talks with Maduro government
Venezuela’s opposition has announced that it will not attend planned talks with a government delegation in the Dominican Republic, saying the other side has failed to meet its promises regarding human rights and elections, APA reports quoting Press TV.
00:22 27 September
Trump accuses Iran of cooperation with North Korea after missile test launch
US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Iran was cooperating with Pyongyang following the latest Tehran's ballistic missile test, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
07:12 24 September
Armenian MP: 'We have no security issues in Baku' - UPDATED
Head of the Armenian delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly Armen Ashotyan addressed a conference on the theme “Involvement of the parliaments of Eastern Partnership countries in promoting gender quality and women’s health within the framework of the Sustainable Development Goals”, which kicked off in Baku on Friday, APA reported.
14:40 22 September
Azerbaijan calls on EU to display ‘decisive stance’ against Armenia
The European Union must display a decisive stance against Armenia and force this country to refrain from its occupation policy, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
12:18 22 September
Azerbaijan says energy co-op with EU has reached level of strategic partnership
Cooperation between Azerbaijan and the European Union in the energy sphere has reached a level of strategic partnership, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Khalaf Khalafov.
11:56 22 September
EU Commission launches move to tax digital economy
The European Commission announced on Thursday the launch of a new European Union (EU) agenda to ensure taxation of the digital economy in a fair and growth-friendly way, APA reports quoting AA.
00:23 22 September
Union protests against French labor reform losing steam
Far-left trade unionists marched through cities across France on Thursday in a second day of protest against President Emmanuel Macron’s overhaul of a labor code long cherished by workers, although their numbers were lower than a week earlier, APA reports quoting Reuters.
22:17 21 September
Armenian MPs to attend Euronest PA conference in Baku
Head of the Armenian delegation to the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly Armen Ashotyan and delegation member Mane Tandilyan will take part in a conference of the Assembly’s Committee on Social Affairs, Education, Culture and Civil Society, which will be held in Baku on Sept. 22, Fuad Muradov, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the Assembly, told APA.
17:34 21 September
New Azerbaijan-EU deal unlikely to be signed by year-end – deputy FM
The signing of a new agreement between Azerbaijan and the European Union is unlikely to take place by the end of this year, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev said on Thursday, APA reported.
13:10 21 September
Azerbaijan, EU to mull new partnership priorities in late September
Azerbaijan and the European Union will discuss the priorities for new partnership in Brussels in late September, Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev said on Thursday, APA reported.
12:44 21 September
Head of Azerbaijan’s religious confessions to visit Brussels
The European Union Delegation to Azerbaijan will organize a trip to Brussels next week for heads and representatives of religious confessions in the country, the delegation head, Kestutis Jankauskas, said on Wednesday, APA reported.
15:43 20 September
Chairman of EU Political and Security Committee to visit Azerbaijan
The chairman of the Political and Security Committee of the European Union will visit Azerbaijan next month, said Kestutis Jankauskas, head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, APA reported.
15:39 20 September
Jankauskas announces date of next round of EU-Azerbaijan talks on new deal - UPDATED
The next round of talks on a new strategic partnership agreement between the European Union and Azerbaijan will take place in Brussels on Sept. 28-29, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas has announced, APA reported.
15:20 20 September
EU says it’s closely following Karabakh settlement process
The European Union is closely following the process of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict’s settlement, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas said on Wednesday, APA reported.
15:14 20 September
Rouhani urges EU to pressure US
President Hassan Rouhani called on the European Union to fully implement the nuclear deal and pressure US into complying with its commitments by sending the Western country a strong message, APA reported citing Mehr news.
16:23 16 September
Juncker: No new member in EU by 2019
No new member will be accepted to the European Union by 2019, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday, APA reported citing TASS.
15:15 13 September
Azerbaijani president says he’s confident new agreement with EU will be signed soon - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received credentials of head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas.
17:33 12 September
Ilham Aliyev: Hungary one of closest friends, partners of Azerbaijan - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today accepted credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Hungary Viktor Szederkenyi.
17:15 12 September