ASAN Service may be empowered to define degrees of disability
First Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov has proposed that ASAN Service be empowered to define degrees of disability, APA reports.
14:14 31 May
Karabakh conflict settlement discussed at EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee meeting
The process of negotiations on settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict was discussed at the second session of the 15th meeting of the EU-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Cooperation Committee in Baku on May 8, APA reports.
12:22 08 May
Nagorno-Karabakh is not disputed territory, Azerbaijan says
Nagorno-Karabakh is an Azerbaijani region, not a disputed territory, said Ambassador Kamil Khasiyev, a representative of Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry.
11:15 08 May
Ziyafat Asgarov: Armenia should abandon its occupation policy
It was known that what threats Azerbaijan was facing when the "Contract of the Century" was being signed, and national leader Heydar Aliyev also mentioned it, said First Vice Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov.
11:01 08 May
Azerbaijani parliament to convene special meeting
Azerbaijan’s Milli Majlis (parliament) will hold a special meeting on May 10 to mark the 95th birth anniversary of the country’s national leader Heydar Aliyev, First Vice-Speaker Ziyafat Asgarov informed on May 3, APA reports.
15:10 04 May
Ziyafat Asgarov: OSCE/ODIHR statement on Azerbaijan election ‘completely biased’
The joint statement issued by the observation missions of the OSCE/ODIHR, OSCE PA and PACE regarding the results of the April 11 presidential election in Azerbaijan is completely biased and defamation based on subjective conclusions, Vice-Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov told APA.
18:53 13 April
Fazil Mustafa: We should give people cash prize instead of orders and medals
During today’s parliamentary meeting, MP Fazil Mustafa has raised his objection to the growing number of orders and medals in Azerbaijan.
13:13 03 April
Azerbaijani official: Presidential election in Russia was transparent, democratic
The March 18 president election in Russia was transparent, democratic and conducted in line with the country’s laws, Ziyafat Asgarov, first vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, coordinator of the observation mission of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, said while presenting a report at Russia’s Central Election Commission, an APA correspondent reported from Moscow.
15:24 19 March
Montenegrin parliament speaker paying official visit to Azerbaijan
Montenegrin parliament speaker Ivan Brajovic is paying an official visit to Azerbaijan.
19:48 12 March
Parl’t vice-speaker: Numerous int’l observers to monitor presidential election in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan’s Milli Majlis (parliament) has sent invitations to all parliamentary elections to observe the upcoming presidential election in the country, Parliament First Vice-Speaker Ziyafat Asgarov told APA’s Moscow correspondent.
17:31 20 February
Kazakh Mazhilis chairman arrives in Azerbaijan
Chairman of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin arrived in Baku on Feb. 1.
18:50 01 February
Azerbaijan specifies conditions for increasing number of OSCE observers on contact line of troops
Certain conditions must be fulfilled before increasing the number of OSCE observers on the contact line of Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, Ziyafat Asgarov, Azerbaijani Parliament’s First Deputy Speaker and chairman of the parliamentary Committee on defense, security and anti-corruption, told APA.
17:46 01 February
Azerbaijani MP proposes minimal score for membership of Bar Association be reduced from 60 to 50
At today's meeting of the Azerbaijani parliament, MP Gudrat Hasanguliyev made a proposal on entrance exams for membership of the Bar Association.
13:58 01 February
Official: EU realized that there is no guarantee for stability in other countries without recognition of territorial integrity of states
First Deputy Chairman of the Azerbaijani parliament Ziyafat Asgarov said that the resolutions such as the one adopted by the European Union are the result of the correct foreign policy pursued by President Ilham Aliyev.
13:13 23 December
Ziyafat Asgarov: Defense Ministry’s press service creates conditions for press to write about army
Ziyafat Asgarov, First Vice Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Chairman of the parliamentary Committee on Defense, Security and Anti-Corruption, has reacted to the protests against restrictions on access to information on the Armed Forces for press and NGOs.
14:30 15 December
New bill on Armed Forces of Azerbaijan adopted in second reading
A new bill on the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan was tabled for the second reading at the parliament’s plenary session on Friday.
13:15 15 December
Ziyafat Asgarov: Drugs grown in occupied Azerbaijani territories being transported to whole Europe
Growing and illicit trafficking of drugs and arms trafficking are raging across the Armenian-occupied Nagorno-Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, Ziyafat Asgarov, the Azerbaijani Parliament’s First Deputy Speaker, said at an international conference entitled “Parliamentarian Against Drugs” in Russia’s State Duma, APA’s Moscow correspondent reported.
17:56 04 December
Azerbaijani parl’t deputy speaker highlights illicit drug trafficking in Nagorno-Karabakh at int’l conference in Moscow
An international conference entitled "Parliamentarians Against Drugs" kicked off in the Russian State Duma on Monday.
17:21 04 December
Azerbaijani parliament adopts revised bill on Armed Forces
The revised bill “On the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan” was tabled for first reading in the Azerbaijani Parliament on December 1.
14:10 01 December
Astara and Lankaran section of Baku-Astara railroad should be relocated immediately - Vice-Speaker
Astara and Lankaran section of Baku-Astara railroad should be relocated immediately, Vice-Speaker of Azerbaijan’s parliament Ziyafat Asgarov said during discussion of drafts of state and consolidated budgets for 2018.
17:15 22 November