State Commission established to investigate explosion in Shirvan
Under the order, the composition of the State Commission is as follows:
19:46 26 July
Azerbaijan to hold referendum on constitutional amendments on Sept. 26
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on holding a referendum on amendments to the country’s Constitution on September 26, 2016.
16:22 26 July
Milikh Yevdayev awarded Shohrat order
Baku - APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on July 25 to award Milikh Yevdayev the Order of “Shohrat” (Glory).
18:38 25 July
Azerbaijan prevents import of 40 different books promoting religious radicalism in H1 2016
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. In the first half of 2016, Azerbaijan’s State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations reviewed 630 different religious books and prevented the import and distribution of 40 of them that promote religious intolerance, discrimination and radicalism, State Committee Chairman Mubariz Gurbanli said on Monday.
17:50 25 July
Azerbaijani vice-speaker: Draft Referendum Act envisages cases in which parliament can be dissolved
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. After the last referendum held in Azerbaijan seven years ago, the country’s public, political, socio-economic and cultural life has changed considerably, Ziyafat Asgarov, first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, chairman of the parliament's security, defense and anti-corruption Committee, told APA on Monday.
13:44 25 July
Azerbaijani president to set date for referendum on constitutional amendments
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev will set a date for a referendum on constitutional amendments, Ziyafat Asgarov, first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani parliament, chairman of the parliament's security, defense and anti-corruption Committee, told APA.
13:09 25 July
Azerbaijani Constitutional Court approves draft amendments to constitution - UPDATED
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. The Azerbaijani Constitutional Court has approved the draft Referendum Act on making amendments to the country’s Constitution.
11:56 25 July
Azerbaijan’s President extends condolences to his Afghan counterpart
Baku-APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan over terror attack, APA reports.
01:42 24 July
AZN 8.5M allocated for road construction in Baku
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to provide funds for the construction of Baku-Sumgayit-Binagadi highway.
18:11 23 July
Azerbaijani president extends condolences to German counterpart
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to German counterpart Joachim Gauck over the deadly July 22 shooting in Munich.
16:37 23 July
President Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Chancellor Angela Merkel
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the deadly July 18 shooting in Munich.
15:42 23 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
No Turkish military base being created in Azerbaijan – parliament vice-speaker
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. No Turkish military base is being created on the territory of Azerbaijan, Ziyafat Asgarov, the first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, chairman of the parliamentary security, defense and anti-corruption Committee, told APA on Friday.
17:02 22 July
Constitutional Court to consider draft amendments to Azerbaijan’s Constitution on July 25
Baku – APA. The meeting of the Constitutional Court for adopting a decision on the draft Referendum Act "On making amendments to the Constitution of Azerbaijan” will be held July 25, the Constitutional Court told APA.
10:50 22 July
141 years pass since establishment of Azerbaijani national press
00:01 22 July
AZN 3M allocated to continue construction of residential building for journalists in Baku
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures in connection with the continuation of the construction of a residential building for press workers.
18:33 21 July
Azerbaijani president grants financial assistance to local newspapers
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on provision of one-time financial assistance to newspapers published in the country.
18:26 21 July
US, NATO and all European countries must support Azerbaijan: opinion
Baku – APA. The United States, NATO and all European countries must support Azerbaijan in this renewed conflict because history dictates that support, reads an article by renowned writer and journalist Raoul Lowery Contreras, which was published by The Daily Caller publication.
13:15 21 July
Azerbaijan plans to hold referendum on constitutional amendments this year
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan plans to hold a referendum on constitutional amendments this year, said Siyavush Novruzov, MP, deputy executive secretary of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party.
12:32 21 July
Azerbaijani president receives Italian minister of education
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received Italy’s Minister of Education Stefania Giannini.
10:47 21 July