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Turning a blind eye to occupation of other states’ lands poses threat to peace, security

137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly Date : October 17, 2017 Reporter : Trend Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 16 Trend: Turning a blind eye to the occupation of the lands of other states poses a threat to peace and security all over the world, said speaker of Azerbaijan’s Parliament Ogtay Asadov as he addressed the 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly in St. Petersburg. “Unfortunately, Armenia has ignored the decisions and resolutions of authoritative international organizations over the past 25 years and continues to grossly violate international ...Full Story

POLITICS

Turning a blind eye to occupation of other states’ lands poses threat to peace, security

Date : October 17, 2017 Reporter : Trend 137th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 16 Trend: Turning a blind eye to the occupation of the lands of other states poses a threat to peace and security all over the world, said speaker of Azerbaijan’s Parliament Ogtay Asadov as he addressed the ...Full Story

BUSINESS

Pakistani pharmaceutical companies eager to create JV in Azerbaijan

Date : October 14, 2017 Reporter : Trend Pirallahi Industrial Park Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 14 By Gulgiz Muradova - Trend: Pakistani companies are eager to enter Azerbaijan's pharmaceutical market. Pakistani Ambassador to Baku Saeed Khan Mohmand said several pharmaceutical companies currently eye ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

Passenger ships built by the Caspian Shipping Company

Date : April 22, 2016 Reporter : Trend President Aliyev attends ceremony to launch passenger ships Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 22 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended a ceremony to launch the "Ufuq", "Zafar" and "Turan" passenger ships built by the Caspian Shipping ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

Pope visits Azerbaijan: Official welcoming ceremony held for Pope Francis in Baku

Date : October 2, 2016 Reporter : Trend Pope Francis visited the Alley of Martyrs in Baku Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct.2 Trend: An official welcoming ceremony has been held for Pope Francis, who is on a pastoral visit in the Republic of Azerbaijan. A guard of honor was arranged for the Pontiff on the square decorated with the ...Full Story

HISTORY

Russia eyes India’s joining North-South transport corridor talks

Date : August 9, 2016 Reporter : Trend Russia, Azerbaijan and Iran have confirmed Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 6 By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend: It is necessary to attract India to the discussions regarding optimal conditions for delivery of goods and development of the North-South International Transport Corridor, First ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

Ilham Aliyev attends farewell ceremony for People’s Poet Zalimkhan Yagub

Date : January 11, 2016 Reporter : Trend Poet Zalimkhan Yagub Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 11 - Trend:  A farewell ceremony for outstanding representative of modern Azerbaijani literature, holder of the presidential stipend, People`s Poet Zalimkhan Yagub has been held at Tazapir Mosque. ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

Who is haunted by Azerbaijan’s energy projects in Turkey?

Date : October 29, 2015 Reporter : Trend Extends from Eastern Europe to Central Asia Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 29 By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend: Today, cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkey makes their strategic tandem a driving force in a large region that extends from Eastern Europe to Central Asia and the Middle ...Full Story

EDUCATION

No foreign attorney for Blogger Lapshin

Date : February 9, 2017 Reporter : Trend Azerbaijani lawyer Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 9 By Samir Ali – Trend: Blogger Alexander Lapshin, extradited to Azerbaijan on Feb. 7, can not be offered a foreign attorney, Lapshin’s attorney Safar Huseynov told Trend. He said he met with ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

Azerbaijan’s biggest gas project moving forward

Date : August 6, 2016 Reporter : Trend Shah Deniz Bravo offshore platform Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 4 By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend: Construction of two main blocks of the Shah Deniz Bravo (SDB) offshore platform, which is being built as part of the development of Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz gas and ...Full Story

TRAVEL

Azerbaijan to open new flights to attract tourists

Date : September 2, 2016 Reporter : Trend On additional measures for developing tourism Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept.1 Trend: In order to attract tourists to Azerbaijan, the ministries of economy, finance, culture and tourism, the Civil Aviation Administration and Azerbaijan Railways CJSC have been instructed to take measures to ...Full Story

SPORTS

FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup finals kick off in Baku

Date : April 30, 2017 Reporter : Trend World Cup have started in Baku Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 30 By Leman Zeynalova - Trend: Finals of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup have started in Baku Apr. 30. Competitions are being held at the National Gymnastics Arena. Competitions for six sets of ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

"Little Venice" in Baku – fairy tale on water

Date : April 29, 2015 Reporter : Trend Baku is of interest as a host city for the First European Games Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.29 Trend: The flow of tourists to Azerbaijan has increased in recent days and it is no coincidence. On the one hand, today Baku is of interest as a host city for the First European Games and on the other hand, the ...Full Story

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