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Milli Majlis hosts solemn meeting marking centenary of Azerbaijani parliament

2018-09-21

Baku, September 21, AZERTAC

A solemn ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani parliament has been held at Milli Majlis. Addressing the event, Speaker of Milli Majlis Ogtay Asadov thanked the representatives of foreign parliaments and international organizations for attending the solemn meeting. The event then featured the screening of a documentary on the centennial of the Azerbaijani parliament. The meeting continues with congratulatory speeches from the participants […]

President Ilham Aliyev extends Eid al-Adha congratulations to the people of Azerbaijan

2018-08-21

Baku, August 21, AZERTAC

President Ilham Aliyev has congratulated the people of Azerbaijan on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.

“I extend my heartfelt congratulations and sincerest wishes to you and all our compatriots living outside Azerbaijan on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, which symbolizes moral unity, solidarity and brotherhood”, the head of state said in his message.

“Sacrifice ceremony is remarkable for the fact that Islam, which encourages love for and obedience to the Most High, respect for high moral values, mercy and tolerance, was chosen as the way of truth for people. This blessed holiday […]

President Ilham Aliyev attended official reception on centennial of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic

2018-05-28

 

Baku, May 28, AZERTAC

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have attended an official reception on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic at the Heydar Aliyev Center. The national anthem of Azerbaijan was played.

The head of state made a speech at the reception […]

President Ilham Aliyev attended ceremony to launch drinking water supply in Khizi city and Altiaghaj

2018-05-04

Khizi, May 4, AZERTAC

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended a ceremony marking the completion of the project on the reconstruction of drinking water supply systems and establishment of sewage network in the city of Khizi and Altiaghaj settlement.

Chairman of Azersu Open Joint Stock Company Gorkhmaz Huseynov informed the head of state of what has been done under the project.

President Ilham Aliyev then pressed a button to launch the drinking water supply system of the city of Khizi and Altiaghaj settlement.

Under the project a state-of-the-art administrative building was […]

Constitutional Court of Azerbaijan declares results of presidential election

2018-04-17

Baku, April 17, AZERTAC

Chaired by Farhad Abdullayev, a plenary session of the Constitutional Court of Azerbaijan has been held to consider the material received from the Central Election Commission regarding the results of the presidential election held in the Republic of Azerbaijan on April 11, 2018.

The event heard the reports from judges, speeches from the legal representatives of the interested side, and the opinions from the experts. After reviewing the material, the Constitutional Court gave a verdict on official approval and announcement of the results of the presidential election held in the Republic of Azerbaijan on […]

President Ilham Aliyev addressed the people of Azerbaijan

2018-04-12

Baku, April 12, AZERTAC

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has addressed the people of Azerbaijan to congratulate them for again placing great confidence in him in the presidential election held on April 11.
Address by President Ilham Aliyev
Dear fellow countrymen,

The people of Azerbaijan have again placed great confidence in me in the presidential election. I would like to express my gratitude to my dear people for this confidence, for this great support.

I have always felt support of the people of Azerbaijan. This support gives me strength. This support is the […]

6th Global Baku Forum kicked off – President Ilham Aliyev attended opening ceremony

2018-03-16

Baku, March 15, AZERTAC

The 6th Global Baku Forum has kicked off in the capital of Azerbaijan under the slogan “Bridging Gaps to Create Inclusive Societies”.

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attended the opening ceremony of the forum.

Albanian President Ilir Meta, Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov, Moldavian President Igor Dodon, Member of Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency Mladen Ivanic, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yildiz, Deputy Prime Minister of Palestine Ziad Abu Amr, Deputy Head of the Government of Bosnia and […]

Azerbaijan moves up 5 spots in 2018 Best Countries report

2018-01-23

 

Baku, January 23, AZERTAC

Azerbaijan has climbed 5 spots to rank 64th in the 2018 Best Countries report, a rankings and analysis project by U.S. News & World Report.

Compared to the 2017 best countries report that ranked Azerbaijan 69th, Azerbaijan advanced in this year’s list becoming 64th.

This year, the rankings evaluated 80 countries across a range of criteria, from economic influence and power to citizenship and quality of life, to capture how nations are perceived on a global scale.

Switzerland, Canada, Germany, U.K and Japan are held at the top 5, as […]

President Ilham Aliyev paid tribute to 20 January martyrs

2018-01-20

Baku, January 20, AZERTAC

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have paid tribute to the victims of the bloody January tragedy on the National Mourning Day. President Ilham Aliyev laid a wreath at the “Eternal Flame” memorial. The Defense Ministry’s military orchestra played the national anthem of Azerbaijan. Participants in the commemorative ceremony included state and government officials, heads of religious communities, ambassadorsof foreign countries to Azerbaijan, and representatives of international organizations […]

President Ilham Aliyev viewed additional classrooms built in school No. 58 in Khatai

2017-09-13

Baku, September 13

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has viewed additional classrooms built in school No. 58 in Khatai district, Baku. The head of state was informed that all conditions were created at the school to ensure quality teaching and training process.

There are photo stands in the foyer of the school reflecting national leader Heydar Aliyev`s and President Ilham Aliyev`s attention to the development of education. Additional 20 classrooms, an informatics laboratory and three other laboratories were built for the school this year. The new classrooms are capable of holding up to 576 pupils […]