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Member of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan Yevda Abramov died

2019.12.06 19:10 GMT

Member of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan and Deputy chairman of Azerbaijani National Assembly's Committee on Human Rights Yevda Abramov has died, APA reports.

Indian Ambassador: Planting 650,000 trees in Azerbaijan is good opportunity to spread legacy of great personality Imadaddin Nasimi

2019.12.06 15:32 GMT

“Firstly, I feel very privileged that I could be a part of such an important initiative. And of course, I think it is a very good opportunity to spread the legacy of great personality Imadaddin Nasimi. I think these two initiatives, the ideals, and values that are inherent in Azerbaijani culture will spread beyond Azerbaijan,” Ambassador of India to Azerbaijan Bawitlung Vanlalvawna has told AzerTag.

Sports area of primary school in China to be basically repaired with support of Heydar Aliyev Foundation

2019.12.05 15:20 GMT

The sports area of Primary School No.2 in Malipo settlement of Yunnan province of China will be repaired with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, AzerTag reports.

'Gingerbread City' exhibition to open in Baku

2019.12.04 15:48 GMT

For the first time in Azerbaijan, Nargis Publishing House will present 'Gingerbread City', a miniature city made from gingerbread and icing, Vestnik Kavkaza reports.

UK Ambassador: Planting 650,000 trees in Azerbaijan in one day is country’s commitment to contribute to global solutions in tackling climate change

2019.12.02 18:07 GMT

We greatly welcome the First Vice President’s initiative to plant 650,000 trees in Azerbaijan in one day as part of the 650th anniversary of Nasimi. This demonstrates Azerbaijan’s commitment to contribute to global solutions in tackling climate change, British Ambassador to Azerbaijan James Lyall Sharp has told AzerTag.

Dates of Novruz, Ramazan and Gurban holidays for next year revealed

2019.12.02 16:35 GMT

The dates of Novruz, Ramazan and Gurban holidays for the next year have been revealed, APA reports.

Azerbaijan allocates 500,000 euros to quake victims in Albania

2019.11.29 16:42 GMT

In order to provide humanitarian assistance to the population affected by the earthquake that occurred in Albania Nov. 26 this year, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry has been allocated 500,000 euros in manat equivalent from the Reserve Fund stipulated in Azerbaijan’s state budget for 2019.

Fire occurs in Sabunchu bazaar

2019.11.27 19:45 GMT

A major fire occurred at bazaar located in the Sabunchu district of Baku, Azerbaijan, APA reports.

Azerbaijan sets living wage for 2020

2019.11.25 17:41 GMT

The living wage in Azerbaijan was discussed at the plenary meeting of the parliament, Trend reports on Nov. 25.

Britain funds creation of learning hub in Azerbaijan's Tartar

2019.11.22 17:28 GMT

The Learning Hub has been launched in Azerbaijan's Tartar.

2 die as truck overturns from bridge in Baku

2019.11.22 15:49 GMT

A traffic accident resulting in casualties has occurred in Baku, APA reports.

“ASAN xidmət” center to be built in Sumgayit

2019.11.21 19:09 GMT

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order providing funding for the design and construction of the “Asan xidmət” center in the city of Sumgayit, AzerTag reports.

Jean Claude Van Damm thanked Azerbaijan for his statue erected in Gabala

2019.11.20 16:57 GMT

Belgian American actor, master of martial arts Jean Claude Van Damm has expressed his gratitude for the statue erected under his name in Azerbaijan, Jean Claude Van Damm wrote on his Facebook, APA reports.

Number of Azerbaijani population announced

2019.11.19 15:46 GMT

The number of the population increased by 63009 people or 0,6% from the beginning of the year, reached 10044466 people as of October 1, 2019, State Statistics Committee told APA.

SOCAR rep clarifies poisoning incident at Azerbaijan’s Sumgait plant

2019.11.16 13:25 GMT

Thirteen employees of Azerbaijan’s Ustay company appealed to the management in connection with dizziness and nausea, Ibrahim Ahmadov, deputy head of the Public Relations and Event Management Department of the Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR, told Trend on Nov. 16.

Drivers will not be fined for using sunshades and tinting films for rear side windows in Azerbaijan

2019.11.16 10:44 GMT

There are no administrative sanctions against drivers for the using sunshades and tinting films for rear side windows, Chief of the State Traffic Police Department, Lieutenant-Colonel Rufat Guliyev said, according to APA.

"AWAUK Inspirational talk": Overcoming sexism at workplace and society

2019.11.15 19:59 GMT

Another "AWAUK Inspirational talk" event arranged by AWAUK Committee took place in London last week.

Azerbaijani government`s attention to women`s rights stressed at Nairobi Summit

2019.11.15 15:27 GMT

Chairwoman of the State Committee for Family, Women and Children`s Affairs Hijran Huseynova has highlighted what the Azerbaijani government has been doing to ensure women`s rights as she addressed the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 in the Kenyan capital, AzerTag reports.

Monument to Azerbaijan’s National Hero Albert Agarunov opens in Baku

2019.11.15 15:13 GMT

Baku has hosted the official opening of the monument to Azerbaijan’s National Hero Albert Agarunov, Trend reports Nov. 15.

Azerbaijani MP proposes to reduce mortgage interest

2019.11.12 17:38 GMT

Given the great interest in the constructed social housing in Azerbaijan, it is necessary to expand the construction of such houses, Azerbaijani MP Aydin Mirzazade said Nov. 12 at a plenary session of the parliament, Trend reports Nov. 12.

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