Azerbaijani Emergency Situations Ministry holds board meeting on its 12th anniversary
An expanded board meeting was held on Thursday at the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) of Azerbaijan on the occasion of the 12th anniversary of its establishment.
18:20 14 December
Zagatala International Airport put into operation after reconstruction
Zagatala International Airport was officially put into operation after the capital reconstruction.
17:22 14 December
Ilham Aliyev: BP is the key partner in Azerbaijan's global energy projects - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion of the United Kingdom, co-chair of Joint Intergovernmental Commission (JIC) Baroness Rona Fairhead.
16:00 14 December
Baku’s bid for Expo 2025 presented at Heydar Aliyev Center
A presentation of Baku’s bid to host World Expo 2025 was held at the Heydar Aliyev Center on Thursday for representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Azerbaijan.
12:53 14 December
Azerbaijani MES: 296 people rescued from drowning this year
The establishment of the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) upon a decree signed in 2005 by President Ilham Aliyev, who is successfully pursuing the policy of Heydar Aliyev, an architect of independent Azerbaijan, and a number of important security and rescue agencies being subsumed under the ministry was a major step toward protecting people's lives and the people and states’ property from natural and anthropogenic disasters, said Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel General Kamaladdin Heydarov.
12:25 14 December
OIC member states recognize E. Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital
Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states adopted a final declaration, recognizing Palestine as a state with East Jerusalem as its capital following an extraordinary summit meeting in Istanbul on Wednesday.
17:13 13 December
Ilham Aliyev: Armenia, which destroyed sacred mosques, cannot be a friend of Muslim countries
Armenia has been holding under occupation 20 percent of Azerbaijan’s territory, including Nagorno-Karabakh and seven surrounding districts for more than 20 years, said Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
16:53 13 December
Ilham Aliyev: U.S. should reconsider its decision on Jerusalem
The U.S. president's decision to recognize Jerusalem (al-Quds) as the capital of Israel, which runs contrary to international law and the UN Security Council resolution, and to move the country’s embassy to this city causes a great concern, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
16:46 13 December
OIC summit on Jerusalem kicks off in Istanbul
The extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the issue of Jerusalem kicked off in Istanbul on Wednesday.
12:33 13 December
OIC FMs meet in Istanbul to discuss Jerusalem issue
A meeting of the foreign ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) was held in Istanbul on Wednesday within the framework of the extraordinary summit of the OIC on the issue of Jerusalem.
10:05 13 December
Expo 2025 is an exceptional project for Azerbaijan’s future, says BIE official
Deputy Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) Dimitri Kerkentzes is on a visit to Azerbaijan to view how nominee Baku is preparing to host World Expo 2025.
19:00 12 December
Abbas Alasgarov awarded Order “For Service to Motherland”
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on awarding the Order “For Service to the Motherland” of the second degree to Abbas Alasgarov for his contribution to the development of architecture in the country and his long-term fruitful activity in the field of urban development, APA reported.
18:22 12 December
President Ilham Aliyev arrives in Turkey
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in Istanbul at the invitation of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend the extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on the issue of Jerusalem.
17:55 12 December
President Ilham Aliyev visits grave of national leader Heydar Aliyev
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and family members have visited the Alley of Honors to commemorate national leader Heydar Aliyev as December 12 marks the 14th anniversary of the death of the architect and founder of the independent Azerbaijan, world-renowned politician and national leader of the Azerbaijani people.
10:06 12 December
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 5.83M for reconstruction of water supply in Zire, Turkan and Pirallahi settlements
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures on continuation of reconstruction of water and sewerage system in Zire, Turkan and Pirallahi settlements of Khazar district, Baku.
18:35 11 December
Foreign diplomats hail work done in Azerbaijan to improve IDPs’ living conditions – Hikmat Hajiyev
Foreign diplomats, who visited Tartar district on Monday, hailed the work done by the Azerbaijani government to improve the living conditions of IDPs, said Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesperson for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, APA’s Karabakh bureau reported.
15:44 11 December
American researcher: Territorial integrity, sovereignty of states must be respected
The territorial integrity and sovereignty of states must be respected, said American researcher James Coyle during his visit to Azerbaijan’s Tartar district, APA’s Karabakh bureau reported.
14:59 11 December
France will continue to work towards Karabakh conflict settlement – envoy
France, together with other OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries, will continue to work towards the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, French Ambassador to Azerbaijan Aurelia Bouchez said during her visit to Tartar district, APA reported.
14:05 11 December
Foreign diplomats in Azerbaijan, journalists, heads of int’l organizations visit Tartar district
Under the instructions of President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, the State Committee for Refugees and IDPs organized a visit of foreign diplomatic representatives accredited in Azerbaijan, heads of international organizations and media representatives to the district of Tartar, APA reported.
13:04 11 December
President Ilham Aliyev receives Russian State Duma delegation
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Chairman of the Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots at the State Duma of the Russian Federation Leonid Kalashnikov.
11:07 11 December