Baku hosts workshop on Azerbaijan’s accession to WTO
A workshop on the topic of “Accession of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the World Trade Organization” is being jointly organized by the Islamic Development Bank and Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baku April 27-28.
17:35 27 April
SOFAZ’s investment opportunities in France discussed
Shahmar Movsumov, the Executive Director of the State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) met with the delegation led by Florans Manjen, Director for the Continental Europe of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the French Republic on April 27, 2017.
16:53 27 April
Florans Manjen: "Settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a priority for France"
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted Azerbaijani-French political consultations on April 26.
00:13 27 April
France says supports signing of new Azerbaijan-EU agreement
France supports the enhancement of the relations between Azerbaijan and EU and the signing of a new strategic partnership agreement between the sides, said Florans Manjen, Director of Continental Europe Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France.
19:00 26 April
Metsamor – the only nuclear plant based on Chernobyl technology: Azerbaijani MFA
On the occasion of the International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day, Azerbaijan, expressing solidarity with Belarus, Ukraine and Russia which were directly affected by this tragedy, calls on the international community to pay attention to the threat posed by Armenia’s Metsamor nuclear power plant built in 1976 using the same technology as the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, said Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
11:24 26 April
Date of next meeting of Azerbaijan-Lithuania intergovernmental commission announced
As a part of official visit to Lithuania, Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis.
17:50 25 April
Russian Foreign Ministry responds to request on measures to protect Russian citizen Dilgam Asgarov
Responding to the question “Regarding the situation around the Russian citizen A. Lapshin, it was repeatedly noted that the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs keeps the issue under constant control and takes all possible measures to protect his rights. In this regard, we would like to know whether the Russian Foreign Ministry is taking any measures to protect Russian citizen D. Askerov, who in December 2014 was sentenced to life imprisonment by an illegal court of the so-called NKR?” assistant of head of the press center of the Russian Foreign ministry Artyom Kozhin noted that they were touched by the attention of the Azerbaijani media to their work to protect Russian citizens: “Let me assure you that the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs consistently defends the legitimate interests of all Russians, regardless of their nationality,” APA reports quoting the webpage of Russian Foreign Ministry
23:42 24 April
MFA: Visa-free regime – one of topics of discussion between Azerbaijan, EU
The introduction of a visa-free regime for Azerbaijani citizens is one of the topics of discussion between Azerbaijan and the EU, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs told APA on Friday.
10:19 14 April
Italian Foreign Ministry Secretary General to visit Azerbaijan
Elisabetta Belloni, Secretary General of Italy’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, will pay a visit to Azerbaijan on April 11, the Italian Embassy in Baku told APA.
16:33 10 April
Shortcomings revealed in activities of Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry – report
Shortcomings have been revealed in the activities of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said an annual report (2016) of the country’s Chamber of Accounts.
16:13 10 April
MFA: Azerbaijan does not recognize so-called elections and referendum in South Ossetia
The Republic of Azerbaijan does not recognize the independence of South Ossetia and consequently, the so-called elections and referendum held in South Ossetia on April 9, 2017 and its results, said a statement made by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on April 10, APA reported.
10:25 10 April
Azerbaijan organizes foreign students’ trip to Jojug Marjanli
Azerbaijan’s Education Ministry has today organized a trip for a group of foreign students to the Jojug Marjanli village of the country’s Jabrayil district.
13:50 05 April
Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan sign several documents
An expanded meeting of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has been followed by the signing of Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan documents.
14:16 03 April
Azerbaijani MFA makes statement on last year's April escalation on frontline
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has made a statement on the escalation of situation on the frontline in April 2016.
18:26 01 April
Peru recalls ambassador to Venezuela, condemns move by top court
Peru said on Thursday that it was recalling its ambassador to Venezuela and condemned the recent decision by Venezuela's Supreme Court to take over the functions of Congress as a "flagrant breach of democratic order", APA reports quoting Reuters
05:28 31 March
Foreign Ministry sheds light on issue of Azerbaijanis detained in Libya
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has shed light on the issue of Azerbaijanis detained in Libya.
15:18 30 March
Russia Foreign Ministry to make statement on anniversary of April escalation in Karabakh
Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs will make a statement in connection with the anniversary of the escalation of the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh on April 2 last year, ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a briefing on Thursday, an APA correspondent reported from Moscow.
13:44 30 March
Baku hosts senior officials’ meeting of Istanbul Process
A meeting of senior officials of the Heart of Asia – Istanbul Process (HoA-IP) member countries kicked off in Baku March 17.
10:19 17 March
Azerbaijan, France celebrate 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations
Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Foreign Minister of the Republic of France have had an exchange of congratulatory letters on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
19:40 16 March
Armenia’s precondition is nothing more than disruption of talks, boycott and blackmail: Azerbaijani MFA
APA’s interview with Hikmat Hajiyev, Spokesperson for Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs
16:49 15 March