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According to the reports published by the Armenian news media, the City Council of Highland in California adopted two proclamations, "recognizing the independence of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic," and "establishing a sister city relationship with the city of Berdzor in the Nagorno Karabakh Republic."
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Kimjang, the tradition of making and sharing of kimchi that usually takes place in winter, was added to the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity list on Thursday.
Imphal, Dec. 5 : Manipur has something to cheer about its rich culture and tradition with Unesco giving recognition to Sankirtana, a tradition and a way of life for Manipuri Vaishnavites.
US CONGRESSMEN CRITICIZE AZERBAIJAN'S MILITARY AGGRESSION AND THREATS [ Part 2.2: "Attached Text" ] 14:03, 4 December, 2013 YEREVAN, DECEMBER 4, ARMENPRESS: Republic of Nagorno Karabakh Parliament Speaker Ashot Ghulyan headlined a Congressional celebration of 22 years of Artsakh's independence, featuring remarks by House Foreign Affairs Committee ... (more)
Deborah Barnhart and Col. Roosevelt Lewis, chairman of the Alabama Space Science Exhibit Commission.
Host Azerbaijan walks away a winner from this week's UNESCO conference on "intangible cultural heritage," successfully enlisting "urgent" help to preserve an archaic form of polo played on short-legged Karabakh horses.
In the past five years, investment in the transport sector accounted for 20 per cent of the total investment in all sectors of the Azerbaijani economy, Azerbaijani Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov said at the third Caspian Forum in Istanbul on Dec.5. "Azerbaijan has successfully resolved the issues of integration into the international transport ... (more)
Azerbaijan, as a developer of the rich hydrocarbon resources, plays an important role in ensuring the energy security of not only neighbouring countries but also the entire Europe, according to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's message to the participants of the 3rd Caspian Forum, held in Istanbul on Dec. 5. The message was read out by the head ... (more)
The European Azerbaijan Society celebrated five years since its foundation during a glittering event in the stunning setting of the Locarno Suite in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office - scene of the signing of the Treaty of Locarno in 1925.
Oil Rocks, Neft DaAYlarA , was the world's first offshore oil platform. Built by the Soviets in 1949 and still in use today, it was built as a Stalinist utopia where 5,000 oil workers would live and work for weeks at a time.
Trade turnover between Austria and Azerbaijan increased by 94 per cent compared to last year, the head of the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Fund Rufat Mammadov said at the Azerbaijani-Austrian business forum held on Dec.5. "As of 2012 this figure amounted to $264 million.
PUTIN'S REPORTED VISIT TO MILITARY BASE IN ARMENIA VIEWED AS THREAT BY AZERIS Azadliq, Azerbaijan Nov 30 2013 Vladimir Putin's reported visit to a Russian military base in Armenia is against Azerbaijan.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec 4. By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakhstan's national airline Air Astana has acquired new A320 aircraft, the company said on Dec. 4. "Airbus A320 equipped with sharklet winglets has replenished our fleet in late November," the company said.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 4 By Temkin Jafarov - Trend: Twelve country-members of OPEC, during the 164th meeting in Vienna, have agreed to keep the current oil production quote unchanged at 30 million barrels per day, Fars news agency reported.
ARMENIA: NO MEETING OF MINDS Institute for War and Peace Reporting UK IWPR Caucasus Reporting #712 Dec 2 2013 Presidents take a step forward by meeting face to face, but fundamental positions on Karabakh look as immovable as ever.
Azerbaijan is interested in cooperation with Tatarstan in the field of non-oil sector development, Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Economy and Industry Niyazi Safarov said at an Azerbaijani-Russian business meeting in Baku today.
The meeting between member companies of the Caspian European Club and Mikayil Jabbarov, Minster of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan, was held in Baku on December 4. The discussed issues included prospects of education development, cooperation with the business sector in the field of personnel training and possibilities for business to ... (more)