First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva met with delegation led by UK Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has met with a delegation led by Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion of the United Kingdom, co-chair of Joint Intergovernmental Commission Baroness Rona Fairhead, APA reports.
21:52 14 December
At least 4 children killed, 19 injured as school bus and train collide in France - UPDATED
A train and a school bus have collided near Perpignan in southern France, killing at least four children, the interior ministry says, APA reports quoting BBC.
20:55 14 December
Kamaladdin Heydarov: 1,442 people, including 423 children rendered first aid in emergencies this year
Since the beginning of 2017, more than 38,000 inspections have been carried out to control fire safety at social, industrial, transport and agricultural facilities in Azerbaijan, said Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel General Kamaladdin Heydarov.
13:21 14 December
Citizens of OIC countries to get grants for education in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on providing grants for citizens of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member-states to get education in Azerbaijan’s higher educational institutions.
18:34 06 December
Elmar Mammadyarov meets with Indian minister of state for external affairs
On November 30, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Minister of State for External Affairs of India Mobashar Javed Akbar, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan to participate in the VII Ministerial Conference to be held in Baku within the framework of the "Heart of Asia" - Istanbul Process.
18:16 30 November
Azerbaijani, Pakistani foreign ministers meet in Baku
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with his Pakistani counterpart Khawaja Mohammad Asif in Baku on Nov. 30.
11:05 30 November
Azerbaijani, Turkish foreign ministers meet in Baku
Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Baku on November 30.
10:14 30 November
Azerbaijani president receives delegation of CISCO company - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Vice-President for global innovations at CISCO company Guy Diedrich.
18:33 29 November
Death toll from Sinai mosque explosion hits 184- UPDATED
Death toll of a militant attack that hit a mosque in Arish, North Sinai, Friday rose to 184 people and 125 injured, according to Egypt Today.
18:02 24 November
Azerbaijani, Russian FMs meet in Baku - UPDATED
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, who is on an official visit to Azerbaijan.
15:00 20 November
Akif Chovdarov files appeal against verdict
Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security (MNS) filed an appeal against the verdict, Chovdarov’s lawyer Kamandar Nasibov told APA.
14:50 20 November
Defense minister addresses NATO meeting
The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov attended the meeting at the level of defense ministers of the Nations contributing to the NATO Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan held in Brussels on November 9, the Defense Ministry told APA.
17:21 09 November
Azerbaijani FM meets with Ethiopian president
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Mulatu Teshome, President of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia within his official visit to this country, APA reports citing to Foreign Ministry’s website.
10:11 09 November
Akif Chovdarov and others' property worth AZN 33M to be confiscated
The property of Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security of Azerbaijan, and others in the amount of AZN 33 million will be confiscated.
18:22 30 October
Court to send appeal to Azerbaijani president to strip Akif Chovdarov of general rank
An appeal will be sent to Azerbaijan’s president to strip Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security, of his rank.
18:17 30 October
Ex-official of Azerbaijan’s national security ministry jailed for 12 years - UPDATED
Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security of Azerbaijan has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
17:29 30 October
Two freight trains sent off via BTK - UPDATED
APA reports that the ceremony on departure of first train from New Baku International Sea Port was attended by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Uzbek Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov and Kazakh Prime Minister Bakijan Sagintaev, as well as representatives from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
16:19 30 October
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line going to be launched today
APA-Economics reports that the ceremony on departure of first train from New Baku International Sea Port will be attended by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.
00:00 30 October
Azerbaijani, Italian FMs meet in Palermo
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Angelino Alfano within the framework OSCE Mediterranean conference taking place in Palermo, October 24-25, 2017.
13:05 25 October
EBRD approves loan for TANAP
According to Ministry of Finance, the $500 million loan agreement was signed by the Afghan Isayev, Director-General of the Southern Gas Corridor Closed Joint Stock Company (CJSC) and Aida Sitdikova, EBRD Director for Energy and Natural Resources, Russia, Caucasus and Central Asia. The guarantee agreement was signed by Finance Minister Samir Sharifov and Aida Sitdikova.
18:52 20 October