Italian embassy in Baku opens book of condolences in honor of quake victims
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Italy’s Embassy in Baku on Tuesday opened a Book of Condolences to honor the victims of the Aug.24 earthquake.
12:23 30 August
Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador and Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday on August 26.
00:01 26 August
President Ilham Aliyev attended opening of orphanage-kindergarten in Ismayilli
Baku-APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today attended the opening of an orphanage-kindergarten which was completely reconstructed on the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Ismayilli districtm, APA reports.
22:15 10 August
President Ilham Aliyev arrives in Gabala district for visit
The head of state laid flowers at a monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev in the city center.
16:42 10 August
Azerbaijani classical music discussed in Los Angeles
Baku – APA. A soirée dedicated to Azerbaijani classical music was held at Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles on July 22, 2016. Members of the “Save a Heart Foundation” of the world-famous Cedars-Sinai Medical Center attended the event.
10:08 26 July
Top official: Local media outlets play important role in conveying Azerbaijan’s just cause to world community
Baku. Farid Mizayev – APA. An event has been held to award the winners of an individual writing competition organized by the State Fund for Support of Mass Media Development under Azerbaijani President on the occasion of the 141st anniversary of Azerbaijan’s National Press.
18:49 22 July
While you don’t know your weak point, it will be difficult to be stronger - OPINION
SWOT or mechanism to be stronger
13:20 13 July
Khazar Ibrahim: Azerbaijan to continue benefiting from NATO-proposed co-op mechanisms - INTERVIEW
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. Interview with Khazar Ibrahim, head of the Mission of Azerbaijan to NATO
18:00 30 June
New mosque complex opens in Baku
The complex is 30 metres in height. It occupies a total area of 3400 sm. The complex can handle up to 400 people. A 250-man ceremony hall was built here.
19:20 22 June
Exhibition of famous artist George Condo opens at Heydar Aliyev Center
Baku – APA. The exhibition of works by George Condo, one of the recognized modern avant-garde artists, opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center on June 16. Furthermore, “I love Baku” art composition opened in the park surrounding the Center.
10:32 17 June
350 prisoners released under Amnesty Act today: Prosecutor General’s Office
216 of them had been serving their penalty in Baku and the remaining 134 in other parts of the country.
17:29 15 June
Five more prisoners covered by Amnesty Act freed in Azerbaijan’s Shaki
Shaki. Vugar Heydarov – APA. Five more people covered by the Amnesty Act were released from the correctional facility in Azerbaijan’s Shaki district on June 15, APA’s correspondent reported.
13:06 15 June
Up to 350 prisoners covered by amnesty act to be released in Azerbaijan today
Baku. Javid Zeynalli – APA. Up to 350 prisoners will be released on June 15 in the framework of the implementation of the Amnesty Act, adopted by the parliament of Azerbaijan on May 2, Alimammad Nuriyev, chairman of the Constitution Research Foundation, told APA.
12:12 15 June
Azerbaijan frees three female prisoners under amnesty act
Other prisoners covered by the amnesty act will be released within four months.
11:02 15 June
Azerbaijan starts execution of Amnesty Act
On May 20, Azerbaijan’s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, MP Mehriban Aliyeva had submitted a bill on “Amnesty Act” to the country’s parliament on the occasion of 28 May – Republic Day.
06:00 15 June
Italian FM: building new dynamic Azerbaijan-EU relations highly important
Baku – APA. Building new dynamic relations between Azerbaijan and the EU, as well as among Eastern Partnership countries is highly important, said Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni.
17:26 14 June
Azerbaijani business, culture and music combine in France’s Reims
The afternoon began with a roundtable focusing on how cultural co-operation can create economic opportunities as a vehicle for increasing understanding of the country, its tolerance, and westward-facing stance, attended by over 30 company representatives of Reims and its region. Marie-Laetitia Gourdin, Director, TEAS France, explained how the meeting came in the wake of events held in Reims in 2012 when it hosted the now-famous Azerbaijan – Pearl of the Caucasus exhibition, opened by Mrs Mehriban Aliyeva, First Lady of Azerbaijan. Last year, TEAS decided to support the creation of a new jazz festival in the city, known as the Sunnyside Festival, founded by Jazzus Productions. It facilitated the participation of Azerbaijani jazz pianist Emil Afrasiyab and his Quartet. The enthusiasm generated by this collaboration provided the groundwork to add cultural and business roundtables to the proceedings.
17:25 28 May
Special edition of "The Business Year: Azerbaijan - 2016" magazine presented
Baku. Musa Ahmadov - APA-ECONOMICS. The presentation of a special issue of the “The Business Year: Azerbaijan – 2016” magazine has been held in Baku, APA reports quoting “APA-Economics.”
21:22 25 May
“Endless Corridor” film screened on London Live channel
Baku – APA. On May 19, a US and Lithuanian co-production independent documentary Endless Corridor was screened on “London LIVE” TV channel.
15:17 20 May
Azerbaijani parliament adopts amnesty bill - UPDATED
The bill was adopted at the parliament’s special plenary session held on Friday.
12:58 20 May