Luc Devigne: EU ready to help Azerbaijan become transport hub and diversify its economy
The European Union stands ready to help Azerbaijan become a transport hub and diversity its economy, said Luc Devigne, Deputy Managing Director of the European External Action Service for Europe and Central Asia and Director for Russia, Eastern Partnership, Central Asia and OSCE.
17:29 07 May
EU’s recognition of Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity is of great importance – deputy FM
The recognition of Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity by the European Union is of great importance for bilateral ties, said Deputy Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev.
15:40 07 May
Russia might challenge US import duties on steel and aluminum in WTO court
Russia plans to apply to the WTO court because of the import duties on steel and aluminum imposed by US President Donald Trump, Russia’s Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Viktor Evtukhov said on Friday, TASS reported.
15:09 23 March
FM Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan, EU have some divergent views on issues of trade, tariffs and subsidies
Negotiations on a new partnership agreement between Azerbaijan and the European Union are being conducted in a constructive manner and on the basis of mutual understanding, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview with RIA Novosti, APA reports.
12:00 14 February
South Korea condemns Trump's tariffs
South Korea has filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization over new Trump administration tariffs on imported washing machines, APA reports quoting CNN.
23:30 25 January
Putin says some CIS countries could become Eurasian Economic Union observers
Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for expansion of cooperation between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and other countries and integrations, APA reported citing TASS.
14:04 18 January
Deputy FM says he doesn’t believe in Azerbaijan’s accession to WTO in coming years
Azerbaijan’s Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev said on Tuesday he does not believe that Azerbaijan will join the World Trade Organization (WTO) within 1-2 years, APA reported.
12:54 12 December
EU says negotiations with Azerbaijan are advancing well so far
The negotiations between Azerbaijan and the European Union are advancing well so far, Director for Russia, Eastern Partnership, Central Asia and OSCE at the European External Action Service (EEAS) Luc Devigne told APA.
14:31 27 November
Azerbaijan prepares draft law on membership to WTO
According to him, requirements of the WTO Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Agreement on technical regulation and conformity assessment have been taken into account while preparing the draft law.
16:41 23 October
EU, Britain agree to seek same WTO quotas after Brexit
Britain and its European Union partners have agreed to ask the other members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) to maintain the current level of quotas for farm produce after Brexit, EU sources said on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:27 04 October
Azerbaijan says ‘no serious progress’ in talks with WTO
There is no serious progress in the negotiations on Azerbaijan’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev said on Thursday, APA reported.
13:19 21 September
Azerbaijan says its stance on Kosovo’s accession to WCO will remain unchanged
Azerbaijan’s stance on Kosovo’s accession to the World Customs Organization (WCO) will remain unchanged, said Chairman of the Azerbaijani State Customs Committee Aydin Aliyev.
15:21 30 August
Booking.com suspends hotel reservations in occupied Azerbaijani territories
Booking.com, the Netherlands-based travel fare aggregator website, has suspended hotel reservations in occupied Azerbaijani territories, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hikmat Hajiyev told APA on Thursday.
17:49 29 June
Minister: There can’t be an influx of tourists to occupied Azerbaijani lands
There can not be an influx of tourists to the occupied Azerbaijani territories, Azerbaijan’s Culture and Tourism Minister Abulfas Garayev said on Tuesday.
13:11 20 June
Johannes Hahn: Southern Gas Corridor is a strategic project for EU - INTERVIEW
APA’s interview with Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations
15:19 15 June
Ministry comments on reports about candidature of “Artsakh” for Worlds Tourism Organization
Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture and Tourism has commented on the reports released by Armenian media outlets about candidature of Artsakh Tourism Development Organization NGO for Affiliate Membership of the World Tourism Organization.
17:58 02 June
Opening ceremony of 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicks off in Baku
An official opening ceremony of the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicked off in Baku on May 5.
10:04 05 May
4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicks off in Baku
The 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue kicked off in Baku on May 4.
10:11 04 May
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
Azerbaijan, EU soon to start talks on new agreement
Negotiations on a new Azerbaijan-EU agreement will begin in the near future, Azerbaijani Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev told reporters in Baku Jan. 20, APA reported.
11:24 20 January