Azerbaijan recalls ambassadors to China, South Africa
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to recall Elkhan Polukhov from the post of the country’s ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the Republic of South Africa (also accredited in Angola, Kingdom of Swaziland, Zimbabwe and Mozambique).
18:42 27 October
Moscow comments on Azerbaijani president’s statement on possibility of autonomy to Karabakh
Moscow. Farid Akbarov – APA. Speaking at a weekly press conference in Moscow Oct. 27, Russian Foreign Minister spokeswoman Maria Zakharova commented on the statement by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev regarding the possibility of granting the status of autonomous republic to Nagorno-Karabakh.
16:42 27 October
Combined Command Post of Azerbaijan Air Force inaugurated
Baku – APA. According to the instruction of Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, work on improving and bringing up to high technical standards of command systems of the Air Force is being continued within the framework of the modernization of the Armed Forces.
14:37 27 October
No disagreement between Pakistan, Azerbaijan in any area, says diplomat
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. There is no disagreement between Pakistan and Azerbaijan in any area, Pakistani chargé d'affaires to Azerbaijan Mubashar Ahmed Tahir said told reporters on Thursday.
13:18 27 October
Poroshenko: Ukraine will continue to support Azerbaijan’s just position in int’l arena
Baku – APA. Ukraine favors the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict within the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan and will continue to support Azerbaijan’s just position in the international arena, President Petro Poroshenko said.
11:04 27 October
President Ilham Aliyev receives credentials of incoming Bangladeshi ambassador
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of Bangladesh Allama Siddiki on October 26.
19:07 26 October
President Ilham Aliyev receives credentials of new Sri Lankan ambassador
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Y.K.A. Rohanajith on October 26.
13:00 26 October
President Ilham Aliyev receives credentials of incoming Djiboutian ambassador
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Djibouti Mohamed Ali Kamil on October 26.
11:40 26 October
Azerbaijani president offers condolences over death of former Qatari Emir
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani over the death of the former Qatari Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani.
18:43 25 October
Azerbaijani president extends condolences to Pakistani counterpart
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain over the latest terrorist attack in the city of Quetta.
18:19 25 October
OSCE MG co-chairs welcome Azerbaijani president’s efforts to start discussion on Karabakh status
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev started discussions on the status of Nagorno-Karabakh, and we have to welcome this, US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick told reporters in Yerevan Oct. 25, according to news.am.
16:42 25 October
Azerbaijan to turn into global transport junction - president
The head of state noted that the East-West transport corridor is about to end: “That corridor stretches from China to Europe through the Caspian sea, Azerbaijan. I hope, we’ll celebrate completion of that project after a few months. This will be the shortest route from Asia to Europe. Of course, we can jointly work in this project too. Another project, which stretches from India, Pakistan, Persian Gulf, Iran, Azerbaijan, Russia to the Northern Europe, is also underway. This will allow us to transports 10 millions of tonnes of cargos through Azerbaijan. This is also the shortest among the existing routes. Croatian private ferry boats, may be used in the corridor passing through the Caspian Sea. We have been using these boats for long years. This project will also be a source of sustainable development and revenue”.
16:41 25 October
President: Croatia will remain Azerbaijan’s partner within EU, NATO
Baku – APA. Croatia will remain a partner of Azerbaijan within the EU and NATO, said Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, who is an official visit to Azerbaijan.
16:04 25 October
Azerbaijan reduces dependence on oil price – Ilham Aliyev
The head of state noted that base price of oil in the state budget for this year is $25: “Today, the oil price is twice as expensive. I think we’ll get out of this situation with minimum loss. Azerbaijan is pursuing a policy of economic diversification. Therefore, the oil makes up 33 percent of GDP. We have achieved diversification of GDP and reduced dependence on oil price. We would like to enter the European markets with competitive products”.
15:44 25 October
Azerbaijan is a new source amid Europe’s increasing demand for gas - Ilham Aliyev
The head of state noted that the opportunities in this field are also should be considered: “I’m sure the businessmen will discuss this issue. On the other side, our companies may participate in the infrastructural projects in Croatia. At the same time, we can invite Croatian companies to Azerbaijan. We cannot say today that many Croatian companies operate in Azerbaijan. But taking into account the dynamic development, we would invite the Croatian companies to Azerbaijan”.
15:30 25 October
President Ilham Aliyev, EU’s Salber mull Karabakh conflict
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by the European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus Herbert Salber.
15:07 25 October
Ilham Aliyev: Creation of Azerbaijani-Croatian joint pharmaceutical ventures might be beneficial
Baku – APA. The outcomes of Croatian president’s visit to Azerbaijan are quite positive, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
14:44 25 October
Azerbaijani, Croatian presidents attend business forum in Baku
Baku – APA. An Azerbaijan-Croatia business forum was held in Baku Oct. 25.
11:08 25 October
President Ilham Aliyev hosted official dinner reception in honor of Croatian President
Baku-APA. An official dinner reception has been hosted on behalf of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva in honor of President of the Republic of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and her husband Jakov Kitarovic.
22:12 24 October
Ilham Aliyev: Prosinecki’s excellent work is best example of Croatia’s popularization in Azerbaijan
Baku – APA. The best example of bilateral ties between the peoples of Azerbaijan and Croatia as well as Croatia’s popularization in Azerbaijan is the excellent work produced by Robert Prosinecki, the head coach of Azerbaijan’s national football team, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said following his meeting with his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic on Monday.
19:22 24 October