State Migration Service employees granted high special ranks
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on conferring high special ranks upon some employees of the State Migration Service.
18:40 16 March
President Ilham Aliyev increases salaries of employees of State Migration Service
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to increase the monthly salary (tariff) for the employees of the State Migration Service with special ranks and civilian workers, who are not public servants.
18:33 10 March
Azerbaijan to hold first stage of final exam for 9th graders on March 11
The first stage of final examination for the ninth graders in Azerbaijan will be held on March 11.
13:24 07 March
Date set for Azerbaijani parliament's next meeting
The next meeting of the Azerbaijani parliament will be held on March 6.
16:47 26 February
Azerbaijan detains 26 foreigners in anti-migration op
Twenty-six foreigners were detained in a joint anti-migration operation conducted by Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service and State Security Service on Feb. 12 and 14.
15:48 16 February
Azerbaijani State Migration Service, Prosecutor General’s Office release statement on detention of illegal migrants
The Azerbaijani State Migration Service and Prosecutor General’s Office have released a joint statement on the detention of illegal migrants.
18:38 12 February
Azerbaijani State Migration Service detains 11 foreigners
Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service has detained 11 foreigners in recent measures to combat illegal migration.
15:49 12 February
Illegal migrants detained in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani State Migration Service detained 6 foreigners in recent measures to combat illegal migration.
14:03 09 February
Azerbaijan detains 89 illegal migrants from India
Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service detained eighty-nine Indian citizens during the anti-migration measures taken in the capital city of Baku from January 29 to February 1.
17:34 02 February
Azerbaijan detains Uzbek citizens over attempt to illegally cross border with Iran
Azerbaijan’s State Border Service successfully continues to combat drug trafficking and illegal migration.
12:05 30 January
22 illegal migrants detained in Azerbaijan
Twenty-two foreigners were detained in Azerbaijan last week as a result of measures taken by the State Migration Service to prevent illegal migration, the State Service’s press service told APA.
16:02 29 January
3 Arabs detained in Azerbaijan for illegal hunting
Three citizens of Saudi Arabia were detained in an anti-hunting raid conducted by employees of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources on the territory of the Mahmudchala hunting farm on January 28, the ministry’s press service told APA.
14:58 29 January
Azerbaijani Interior Ministry: 162 people violated freedom of religion in 2017
Some 162 people violated freedom of religion in Azerbaijan last year, said Oktay Taghiyev, deputy chief of the public security department of the Interior Ministry.
13:39 29 January
Azerbaijan detains Pakistani, Indian nationals accused of organizing illegal migration channel
Azerbaijan has detained one Indian and 14 Pakistani nationals accused of organizing an illegal migration channel to European countries, the U.S., Ukraine, Russia and Turkey, the State Migration Service told APA.
18:30 22 January
Azerbaijan detains Indian citizens accused of aiding illegal migration
Azerbaijan’s border guards have detained several people accused of aiding illegal migration along the country’s border with Georgia, the State Border Service’s press service told APA.
16:05 27 December
EU says work underway to prepare comprehensive agreement with Azerbaijan
The work is underway to prepare a comprehensive agreement between the European Union and Azerbaijan, Kestutis Jankauskas, head of the EU delegation to Azerbaijan, said in Baku Dec. 18 at an event dedicated to the International Migrants Day, APA reported.
13:05 18 December
573 people obtain Azerbaijani citizenship in 2017: Migration Service
The government of Azerbaijan is working to ensure the protection of migrants’ rights, Deputy Head of the State Migration Service Parviz Musayev, said Monday addressing a ceremony dedicated to the International Migrants Day, APA reported.
12:29 18 December
Azerbaijan identifies 10 people suspected of ties with foreign intelligence agencies
Ten people suspected of collaborating with foreign intelligence agencies with an aim to conduct sabotage and reconnaissance and one person suspected of secret cooperation with them were identified in Azerbaijan.
11:14 14 December
Azerbaijan establishes organizing committee for Baku BMX World Championships 2018
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on establishment of an Organizing Committee for holding the World Championships 2018 in Baku.
18:35 15 November
Ukrainian authorities set to deport Saakashvili — Migration Service
Ukrainian authorities are set to deport the former Georgian president, Mikhail Saakashvili, who is also a former governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, the State Migration Service said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting TASS.
04:51 25 October