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
Strategic Road Map: Inspection procedures of products need to comply with WTO requirements
Inspection procedures of products need to comply with Word Trade Organization (WTO) requirements, says Strategic Road Map on production and processing of agricultural products in Azerbaijan.
18:24 16 December
Some details emerge of Azerbaijan-WTO talks
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Azerbaijan's foreign trade regime was discussed at the Geneva meeting of the working party on the country’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in July this year, Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammad-Guliyev told APA on Friday.
11:00 26 August
Date of next round of talks on Azerbaijan’s accession to WTO announced
The deputy minister said the working group will hold several meetings.
10:13 23 June
By joining WTO, Azerbaijan may have huge economic opportunities: US Dept of State
According to him, Azerbaijan may get some opportunities in the areas of investment and business.
16:33 15 April
MPs express dissatisfaction with draft law "On anti-dumping, compensation and protective actions”
According to him, the draft law must be developed more understandably: “This law aims to protect local production. What products are underwent dumping in Azerbaijan? Is there a list of these products? There must be drawn up a list. I support adoptin of this law. However, I’m now opposed to submit the draft to the consideration in the second reading. Several issues must be specified”
15:25 07 April
Azerbaijan preparing documents to join WTO
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. “Azerbaijan is preparing documents to join the World Trade Organzation”, Deputy Foreign Minister Mahmud Mammadguliyev said.
17:43 17 March
Azerbaijan leaves ITB Berlin tourism fair due to failure in prevention of Armenian propaganda
Azerbaijani Embassy in Germany told APA that Azerbaijan attended the ITB 2016 International Tourism Fair as in the previous years. “It was revealed that the separatist regime existing in Nagorno-Karabakh is advertised in the pavilion called “Karabakh” and propaganda materials are distributed to the visitors for this purpose. Besides, the Armenia media reports about the “successful participation” of “Nagorno Karabakh Republic” in the fair. In fact, the so-called “republic” is a regime established in Azerbaijan’s occupied territories contrary to the international law. This position is shared by both the United Nations and the government of the Federal Republic of Germany.
14:10 12 March
Azerbaijan urges int’l community not to allow Nagorno-Karabakh’s promotion as tourist destination
"Yerevan made a provocative attempt to present the unrecognized regime, established in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, at the Berlin Tourism Fair (ITB) in 2009,” he said. “This attempt was foiled.”
13:42 10 March
Tourism revenues amount for 4.5% of Azerbaijan’s economy – minister
Baku. Javid Zeynalli – APA. Revenues from tourism amount for 4.5 percent of Azerbaijan’s economy, said Abulfas Garayev, Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism.
15:23 05 March
EU High Representative: "Azerbaijan's accession to WTO would be a productive step"
Baku. Malahat Najafov - APA. "Azerbaijan's accession to the WTO would be a productive step," said High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini at a press conference after a meeting with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, APA reports.
21:09 29 February
Azerbaijan not satisfied with WTO countries’ demands in many cases - FM
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The European Parliament’s biased and unfounded resolution on Azerbaijan, dated September 15, was one of the remarkable events of 2015, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview to local media on the outcomes of 2015.
14:31 25 December
Azerbaijan’s accession to WTO delayed – deputy FM
10:42 03 December
Putin: No terrorists are moderate
He said that the terrorist organization Islamic State had gained control of vast territories and should they capture Damascus or Baghdad, it might in fact contest the status of official authorities.
22:18 22 October