Azerbaijan to celebrate Romanian National Culture Day
12 January 2015 10:23 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. On January 15, 2015, Azerbaijan will celebrate Romanian National Culture Day. The Romanian embassy in Azerbaijan told APA that the event will start at 11.00 a.m. with a flower-laying ceremony at the monument of Romanian composer George Enescu in Baku.
Afterwards, the Embassy of Romania, Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and Azermarka will organize a ceremony celebrating the issuing of a joint stamp edition Romania-Azerbaijan, on the topic of Traditional Folk Art, dedicated to the valuable crafts of pottery and tapestry characteristic to both countries. The same day is also the 165th anniversary Romania’s national poet Mikhai Eminescu. The festivities on January 15, 2015 will end with a poetry moment, during which poems of Romanian National Poet Mihai Eminescu will be read.
The embassy also said Azerbaijan is a strategic partner for Romania, and that relations between the two countries are strongly developing in all areas.