Director apointed to State Maritime Agency
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order to appoint Gudrat Gurbanov as the Director of State Maritime Agency under the Ministry of Transport, Communication and High Technologies.
18:18 11 June
Azerbaijan’s FM meets with UN secretary-general
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with the Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres, within his visit to New York, the Foreign Ministry told APA.
12:18 02 June
Azerbaijani, Ukrainian FMs meet in New York
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin within the framework of his visit to New York, the Foreign Ministry told APA on May 31.
10:42 31 May
France ending terror alert app, pledges new outreach
Pledging to ramp up other public outreach alerts, France's Interior Ministry on Tuesday said it was ending a smartphone app meant to warn people of potential terrorist threats, APA reports quoting Anadolu agency.
23:28 29 May
Baku Appellate Court rejects Akif Chovdarov's appeal
Baku Appellate Court on Tuesday completed the trial on the appeal filed against the judgment regarding Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security (MNS), as well as others arrested alongside him, APA reported.
11:57 29 May
Azerbaijani, French FMs mull Karabakh separatists’ illegal visits to EU countries
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Sunday received the delegation headed by Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of France who is on official visit to Azerbaijan.
14:39 27 May
Akif Chovdarov asks court to acquit him
An Azerbaijani court on Friday resumed the trial in the criminal case involving Major General Akif Chovdarov, former head of the main energy and transport security directorate under the liquidated Ministry of National Security (MNS), as well as others arrested alongside him, APA reported.
17:48 25 May
Azerbaijan, Serbia ink several documents
Following the expanded meeting, a ceremony of signing documents has been held with participation of President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic in Baku.
14:26 21 May
Putin approves new cabinet
The Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev suggested the candidates for ministers at the meeting with President Vladimir Putin. Putin supported the candidacies proposed by Medvedev, APA reports citing TASS.
17:14 18 May
Ministry of Taxes combating organized criminal group, not just sellers violating law - INTERVIEW
Head of Department for the Preliminary Investigation of Tax Crimes under the Ministry of Taxes Khagani Isgenderov’s interview with APA-Economics:
14:55 17 May
Azerbaijani MFA spokesman issues statement on 26th anniversary of occupation of Lachin by Armenia
The spokesman for the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Hikmat Hajiyev, has issued a statement on the 26th anniversary of the occupation of the Lachin region of the Republic of Azerbaijan by Armenia.
10:03 17 May
Elmar Mammadyarov met with the EU High Representative
Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini within his visit to Brussels, the press service of the Ministry told APA
21:27 14 May
EU does not import any goods or services from Nagorno-Karabakh: EU official
Azerbaijan is a major factor in the region’s stability, said Ambassador Kamil Khasiyev, representative of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry.
12:29 08 May
Azerbaijan reveals organized group engaged in illicit medicines trade
In a joint operation, the Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office, the State Security Service and the State Customs Committee have revealed an organized group engaged in an illicit trade in medicines.
18:44 07 May
Azerbaijan, Turkey, Ukraine hold trilateral political consultations
The first trilateral political consultations between the foreign ministries of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Ukraine were held in Baku on May 4.
13:50 04 May
Azerbaijan, Turkey ink six documents
Azerbaijan and Turkey signed several documents on April 25 with participation of the two countries’ presidents following the 7th Session of the Azerbaijan-Turkey High-Level Strategic Cooperation Council in Ankara, APA reported.
16:03 25 April
No appointments for some posts in new gov’t, some officials remain in place - LIST
There have been no appointments for some posts in the new composition of government approved with the order of President Ilham Aliyev on Saturday.
19:20 21 April
ECO Dushanbe communique expresses concern over Karabakh conflict
The 23rd meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) was held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on April 17.
16:56 17 April
Ambassador: China appreciates geographical advantages of Azerbaijan as an important transport hub linking Europe with Asia - INTERVIEW
Q: What are the priorities for the future of Azerbaijan-China bilateral relations? What areas are of greater importance for the development of cooperation? How are China-Azerbaijan relations within the One Belt, One Road Initiative? What advantages does Azerbaijan have within this initiative?
11:20 13 April
Azerbaijani FM meets with delegation led by SCO Sec-Gen
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with a delegation headed by Rashid Alimov, Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), the Foreign Ministry told APA.
18:37 09 April