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EIB stands ready to help countries outside of EU against COVID-19

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 11 May 2020

By Trend

The European Investment Bank Group (EIB), the bank of the European Union, has prepared a comprehensive response to the coronavirus pandemic outside the EU that will provide up to € 5.2 billion in the coming months, EIB told http://trend/" style="box-sizing: border-box; -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; background-color: transparent; text-decoration-line: none; position: relative; padding: 0px 3px; border-bottom: 1px solid rgb(160, 8, 17...


EU official: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict needs early political settlement

Azerbaijan, Published on: 08 May 2020

By Trend

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict needs an early political settlement, European Union Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the Crisis in Georgia Toivo Klaar told http://trend.az/" style="box-sizing: border-box; -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; background-color: transparent; text-decoration-line: none; position: relative; padding: 0px 3px; border-bottom: 1px solid rgb(160, 8, 17);...


European Commission reduce forecast on oil price

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 06 May 2020

The European Commission has reduced its forecast on the average price of the Brent crude for 2020 from $60.4 a barrel to $38.4 a barrel, Report informs, citing the Commission.

The Commission has also cut the forecast for 2021 from $56.9 a barrel to $40.2 a barrel. 


EU expresses support for Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 04 May 2020

High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell has voiced the EU's support for Azerbaijan's territorial integrity, independence and sovereignty.

"The EU remains committed to supporting the territorial integrity, independence, and sovereignty of all its partners, including Azerbaijan. The declaration of the 2017 Eastern Partnership Summit clearly states this," Borrell said.

"The EU is committed to supporting the peaceful...


Azerbaijan`s FM, EU Special Representative hold phone talk

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 30 April 2020

Baku, April 30, AZERTAC

Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has had a telephone conversation with EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Toivo Klaar.

The sides had a general exchange of views about the current situation in the region, as well as in the EU member states in light of fighting global pandemic and noted the importance of international cooperation and solidarity in this regard.

During the conversation, the sides...


Composition of EU-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Committee determined

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 28 April 2020

By Trend

The composition and head of the EU-Azerbaijan Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Committee has been determined, http://trend.az/" style="background-color: transparent; box-sizing: border-box; -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; text-decoration-line: none; position: relative; padding: 0px 3px; border-bottom: 1px solid rgb(160, 8, 17); border-radius: 2px; transition: all 0.2s ease 0s; font-size:...


President Aliyev discusses Azerbaijan-EU ties with Lithuanian counterpart

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 27 April 2020

By Akbar Mammadov

Azerbaijani and Lithuanian presidents have discussed Azerbaijan-European Union relations, as well as economic and trade relations in a video meeting held on April 27.

During the meeting, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda asked President Ilham Aliyev to share his views on the Eastern Partnership Program and the state of Azerbaijan-EU relations, in general, in the preparation period for the Eastern Partnership Summit planned to be held in June of 2020.

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President Aliyev: Azerbaijan attaches importance to development of relations with EU

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 27 April 2020

Along with its participation in the Eastern Partnership, Azerbaijan attaches significance to the development of bilateral relations with the European Union, and it has signed documents on strategic partnerships with nine member countries.

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev made the remarks at a video call with Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda on April 27 that took place on the initiative of the latter, Report says.

I. Aliyev said that the Partnership Priorities document...


One of Europe's leading University starts its Master Program in Azerbaijan

Education, Training & Research

Azerbaijan, Published on: 24 April 2020

TU-Wien (Vienna University of Technology) - one of the leading universities in Europe, starts it's 25 years old Master Program of "Engineering Management" from November this year in Baku.

There is no need to go to European cities and spend a fortune to get an internationally accredited and well-known Master of Science diploma. Graduates of this master's program receive a degree from the Vienna University of Technology, in addition to the opportunities available to students at European...


США и Евросоюз приветствуют освобождение Ильгара Мамедова и Расула Джафарова 

Justice Freedom & Security, Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 24 April 2020

Посольство США в Азербайджане, а также Внешнеполитическая служба Евросоюза (EEAS) приветствуют решения Верховного суда Азербайджана о безусловном освобождении председателя партии REAL Ильгара Мамедова и правозащитника Расула Джафарова в соответствии с


EU welcomes decisions of Supreme Court of Azerbaijan

Justice Freedom & Security

Azerbaijan, Published on: 24 April 2020

The European Union welcomed the decisions of the Supreme Court of Azerbaijan regarding the head of the ReAL party, Ilgar Mammadov, and human rights activist Rasul Jafarov. Report informs citing the statement of the EU External Relations Department.

"This judgment, which overturns their previous convictions, is a welcome step that finally fully implements the several decisions of the European Court of Human Rights. The European Union expects Azerbaijan to live up to its international...


Azərbaycanlı alimin “EU4Digital” elektron ticarət onlayn koordinasiya toplantısında məruzəsi dinlənilib

Information Society

Azerbaijan, Published on: 20 April 2020

Bakı, 20 aprel, AZƏRTAC

Şərq Tərəfdaşlığı (ŞT) ölkələrinin nümayəndələrinin, “EU4Digital” layihə əlaqələndiricilərinin Litva mütəxəssislərinin, həmçinin “Ernst & Young” və Avropa Komissiyası elektron ticarət əməkdaşlarının iştirakı ilə “EU4Digital” elektron ticarət şəbəkəsinin 2-ci onlayn koordinasiya iclası keçirilib.

Tədbirdə ölkəmizi Nəqliyyat, Rabitə və Yüksək Texnologiyalar Nazirliyinin İnnovasiya və rəqəmsal inkişaf departamentinin əməkdaşları Rüstəm Abdullazadə və...


Euronews airs performance of Azerbaijan State Symphony Orchestra

Culture and Media

Azerbaijan, Published on: 20 April 2020

By Laman Ismayilova

Euronews has aired the performance of the Azerbaijan State Symphony Orchestra held as part of the "Stay At Home" campaign. 

The orchestra musicians brilliantly played a symphonic overture "Rejoice, my people!" by prominent Azerbaijani composer and conductor, People's Artist Ogtay Zulfugarov (1929-2016).

All musicians performed while being in social isolation amid coronavirus pandemic. The video was presented in the popular "No comment " section.......


Avropa Azərbaycanlıları Konqresinin Mərkəzi Şurası onlayn-konfrans keçirib

Azerbaijan, Published on: 18 April 2020

Budapeşt, 18 aprel, AZƏRTAC

Avropa Azərbaycanlıları Konqresinin (AAK) Mərkəzi Şurasının onlayn-konfransı keçirilib.

AZƏRTAC xəbər verir ki, konfransda Böyük Britaniya, Almaniya, Fransa, Belçika, Niderland, Rusiya, Ukrayna, Belarus, Macarıstan, Rumıniya, Finlandiya, İsveç, Türkiyə, İsrail və Şimali Kiprdə yaşayan həmvətənlərimizin təmsilçiləri, AAK Mərkəzi Şurasının üzvləri, Konqresin strateji məsələlər üzrə müşavirləri, habelə Azərbaycan Respublikasının Diasporla İş üzrə...


Azerbaijan exported $2.649 billion worth products to EU countries in January-March 2020

Economy and trade

Azerbaijan, Published on: 18 April 2020

Baku, April 18, AZERTAC

Products worth $2.649 billion have been exported to the EU countries in January-March of this year.

According to the State Customs Committee, this is $24.5 million more compared with the last year’s results.

Azerbaijan imported from EU countries products worth $530.2 million in the three months.


Avropa Xarici Əlaqələr Şurasının saytında Azərbaycan-İtaliya münasibətlərinin inkişafından bəhs edən məqalə dərc olunub

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 18 April 2020

Roma, 18 aprel, AZƏRTAC

Nüfuzlu beyin mərkəzlərindən olan Avropa Xarici Əlaqələr Şurasının (ECFR) internet səhifəsində İtaliya Beynəlxalq Siyasi Araşdırmalar İnstitutunda (ISPI) və Venesiya Ka Foskari Universitetində postsovet məkanı üzrə tədqiqatçı Karlo Frappinin “Müttəfiqliyə yaxın əlaqələr: İtaliyanın Azərbaycana və Dağlıq Qarabağ münaqişəsinə yeni yanaşması” adlı məqaləsi dərc olunub.

AZƏRTAC xəbər verir ki, məqalədə Azərbaycan Respublikasının Prezidenti İlham Əliyevin...


Italy was Azerbaijan’s top export market among EU countries in January-March

Economy and trade

Azerbaijan, Published on: 16 April 2020

Baku, April 16, AZERTAC

Italy was Azerbaijan’s top export market in January-March this year, according to State Customs Committee.

Official statistics suggests that Italy, Greece and the Czech Republic were the largest export destinations of Azerbaijan among the EU member states.

The volume of export with Italy made $1,828.4 billion, while it amounted to $188.1 million with Greece and $143.4 million with the Czech Republic, according to official figures.


EU and Eastern Partnership countries may create common economic space

Economy and trade

Azerbaijan, Published on: 16 April 2020

The European Parliament intends to call for the creation of a "common economic space" between the EU and the countries of the 'Eastern Partnership,' Report informs, citing Radio Liberty Europe.

According to a statement of the European Parliament, the creation of the 'common economic space' aims integration of the countries of the 'Eastern Partnership' to the EU in stages.

The statement will be discussed in the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs. The Members of...


Avropa İttifaqı həmrəyliyə görə Azərbaycana təşəkkür edib

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 16 April 2020

Bakı, 16 aprel, AZƏRTAC

Avropa İttifaqının (Aİ) Azərbaycandakı nümayəndəliyinin rəhbəri, səfir Kestutis Yankauskas həmrəyliyə görə ölkəmizə təşəkkür edib.

AZƏRTAC xəbər verir ki, bu barədə Avropa İttifaqı nümayəndəliyinin rəsmi “Facebook” səhifəsində məlumat yayılıb.

K.Yankauskas yazıb ki, Avropa İttifaqının bayrağının Heydər Əliyev Mərkəzinin binası üzərində videoproyeksiya olunması Aİ ilə Azərbaycan arasındakı həmrəyliyin və tərəfdaşlıq əlaqələrinin əksidir. Birlikdə...


Head of EU Delegation thanks Azerbaijan for solidarity amid COVID-19

Political Dialogue

Azerbaijan, Published on: 16 April 2020

By Trend

Head of the EU Delegation has thanked Azerbaijan for solidarity amid COVID-19. http://trend.az/" style="box-sizing: border-box; -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; background-color: transparent; text-decoration-line: none; position: relative; padding: 0px 3px; border-bottom: 1px solid rgb(160, 8, 17); border-radius: 2px; transition: all 0.2s ease 0s; color: rgb(160, 8, 17) !important; font-...