Human rights defenders issue statement on release of a group of persons
The statement says: “In the recent days, the courts have made decisions on change of the measure of restraint in respect of Director of Turan News Agency Mehman Aliyev, release of Financial Director of Azadlig newspaper Faig Amirli and 14 persons arrested over Nardaran events and blogger Alexander Lapshin was pardoned by the president of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev. We, human rights defenders of Azerbaijan highly appreciate these steps as a humanistic approach and measures to ensure right of judgement.
19:33 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev confers honorary titles on cultural figures
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on conferring honorary tiles for a group of cultural figures.
18:55 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev congratulates Mexican counterpart
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a congratulatory letter to President of Mexican United States Enrique Peña Nieto on Mexico’s national holiday—Independence Day.
18:46 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev approves 2017-2021 State Youth Programme
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order approving the State Programme “Azerbaijani Youth in 2017-2021”.
17:46 15 September
Azerbaijani president: Future development to be defined by knowledge, rather than natural resources
All necessary measures are underway for Azerbaijani children and younger general to be well-educated, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
16:48 15 September
Ilham Aliyev: School-building process in Azerbaijan going on rapidly
The school-building process in Azerbaijan is going on rapidly, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
15:36 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev inaugurates new building of school-lyceum in Baku - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have today attended the opening of the newly constructed building of the school-lyceum No 20 named after Arif Huseynzade in Yasamal district, Baku.
15:00 15 September
Azerbaijani president: We ourselves set new standards
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on Friday attended the opening of the newly constructed building of school-lyceum No 20 named after Arif Huseynzade, in Yasamal district, Baku.
14:53 15 September
Ilham Aliyev: Lots of schools in Azerbaijan repaired in recent years
In recent years, lots of schools in Azerbaijan have been repaired and new schools have been built, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
14:42 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev meets French Secretary of State to Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Secretary of State to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of France Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne.
11:52 15 September
EBRD may become shareholder of IBA
The International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA), the country’s largest bank, is undertaking a $3.3 billion debt restructuring.
11:26 15 September
Azerbaijan creating Credit Guarantee Fund
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on a number of measures to provide state support to entrepreneurs for expansion of access to financial resources.
10:35 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev receives PACE co-rapporteurs - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received co-rapporteurs of the PACE Monitoring Committee Cezar Florin Preda and Stefan Schennach.
18:08 14 September
President Ilham Aliyev receives Statoil Executive Vice President - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Executive Vice President for Development & Production International at Statoil Lars Christian Bacher.
17:18 14 September
Moscow hosts int’l conference on Azerbaijan-Russia relations - UPDATED
Moscow hosted an international conference, titled “The Moscow-Baku Axis: Towards a New Caucasus Geopolitics” on September 14.
17:01 14 September
President Ilham Aliyev meets with UK Minister of State
President Ilham Aliyev thanked for the UK Prime Minister Theresa May's message of congratulation in connection with today`s ceremony in Baku. Hailing the signing of the contract as a historical event, the head of state called it a contract of the new century.
15:46 14 September
BP CEO awarded “Dostlug” Order
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Chief Executive Officer of BP Robert Dudley.
15:40 14 September
Alan Duncan: British PM intends to meet Azerbaijani president soon
UK Minister for Europe and the Americas Alan Duncan said he told Azerbaijan’s president that Prime Minister Theresa May intends to meet with him soon.
15:00 14 September
UK says new ACG contract will greatly contribute to Azerbaijan’s economy
A new contract on development of the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) block of oil and gas fields will make a great contribution to the economy of Azerbaijan, Alan Duncan, UK Minister for Europe and the Americas, told reporters in Baku on Thursday, APA reported.
14:57 14 September
AmCham Azerbaijan welcomes initiative on monitoring of the Strategic Road Map
The American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan (AmCham Azerbaijan) supports the initiative on monitoring and preparation of the assessment reports of the strategic roadmap on perspectives of the national economy of the Republic of Azerbaijan approved by decree of the President Ilham Aliyev on December 6, 2016.
13:07 14 September