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Country Representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Azerbaijan Guido Ambroso and German Ambassador to the country Wolfgang Manig have met with nine refugee students who have recently been selected to ...

Society 2019-09-13 15:03:00

In the first week of September the whole team of Four Seasons Hotel Baku gathered together to say good bye to their General Manager of 4,5 years – Ricardo Acevedo. After 40 years in hospitality, Ricardo decided to retire and start a new chapter of his life ...

Society 2019-09-12 10:00:00

The United States Embassy in Azerbaijan and the Baku American Center have announced the official opening of English Language Week, an annual week-long celebration of the English language. From September 9 until September 13, 100 English-language teachers ...

Society 2019-09-10 16:23:00

"KOREA NOW," English-language YouTube news channel run by Yonhap News Agency, South Korea's key news wire service, has seen its subscribers top 100,000 since October 2018, just 11 months after its launch, according to Yonhap News Agency. Also, it opened a new website, http://www.koreanow.com, making all KOREA NOW's YouTube ...

Society 2019-09-09 14:58:00

Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Justice Togrul Musayev has met with a delegation led by member of Island’s parliament, chair of the Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Thorhildur Sunna ...

Social 2019-09-06 20:26:00

The 22nd session of the Conference of Special Service Bodies of Turkic-speaking States has today been held in Baku. The event brought together Chief of the State Security Service of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Ali Naghiyev ...

Social 2019-09-06 17:03:00

The United Nations Migration Agency - International Organization for Migration (IOM) is holding 2-days training-seminar titled “Role of media and internet in preventing violent extremism” in Baku. Vladimir Gjorgjiev, Chief of Mission IOM Azerbaijan in his opening remarks expressed his assurance ...

Social 2019-09-06 15:23:00

On the initiative of Azerbaijan`s First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva, 650,000 trees will be planted in the country in one day to mark the 650th birthday anniversary of the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi. According to the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources ...

Environment 2019-09-05 20:11:00

“It is planned to create industrial forests recently in Azerbaijan,” said Head of Forestry Development Department at the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Aghagardash Garashov. According to him, fast-growing tree types will be used for this ...

Environment 2019-09-05 15:21:00

Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade, who is visiting Saudi Arabia, has met with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud at royal Peace Palace in Jeddah ...

Religion 2019-09-03 09:27:00

Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade is visiting Saudi Arabia where he is scheduled to hold meetings and tour several places. He visited the Clock Tower and the famous astrophysical observatory ...

Religion 2019-09-01 13:28:00

The Center for Social Research of Azerbaijan and the Marmara Group Strategic and Social Research Foundation of Turkey have signed a cooperation protocol. The document was signed by Chairman of the Social ...

Society 2019-08-30 11:52:00

Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade has left for Saudi Arabia at the invitation of Advisor to the King of Saudi Arabia Saad bin Nasser Al- Shathri. As part of the visit, Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade is expected ...

Religion 2019-08-28 20:09:00

UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Monday of a dire climate emergency and urged world leaders to combat historic carbon emission levels as they huddle in France, according to Anadolu Agency. Carbon emissions are the "highest" in recorded human history, Guterres cautioned ...

Environment 2019-08-28 12:08:00

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has congratulated Chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade on his 70th birthday and the 40th anniversary of his activities as Sheikhulislam. ...

Society 2019-08-26 13:45:00

Azerbaijan Automobile Federation (AAF) has organized another parade and exhibition of classic cars at the Heydar Aliyev Center in the capital of Azerbaijan. Vice-president of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva attended the event ...

Society 2019-08-26 12:25:00

President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order to award chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade with "Heydar Aliyev" Order. Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade was honored for his special services in building state–religion relations ...

Society 2019-08-26 11:30:00

The United Nations announced that 100 outstanding young climate champions chosen from around the world will receive support to participate in the UN Youth Climate Summit on Saturday, 21 September at the UN Headquarters in New York. Nijat Eldarov, a young climate activist from Azerbaijan, is among the 100 ‘Green Ticket’ recipients ...

Environment 2019-08-23 17:12:00

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has issued a message for the International Day commemorating the victims of acts of violence based on religion and belief. The message reads: “Over the past few months, we have seen increasing numbers ...

Society 2019-08-22 19:35:00

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed Orders, awarding servicemen and civil employees of the Special State Protection Service. Under the presidential Orders, one person was promoted to the high military rank of lieutenant general, while another to major ...

Social 2019-08-22 08:44:00