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Baku, Azerbaijan , Dec. 12 Trend: Now Kapital Bank's salary and pension cards owners can borrow cash loan in the amount up to 6000 AZN.
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Could you have a romantic liaison with someone of opposite political beliefs to you?
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Movement of trailer and semi-trailer vehicles was prohibited due to intense snowfall at the Tbilisi section -Tsnori of Tbilisi-Bakurtsikhe-Lagodekhi highway.
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An Azerbaijani Culture Ministry photo of players participating in the polo-like game "chovqan," known as "chogan" in some cultures On December 2-7, members of the United Nations' cultural agency UNESCO are meeting in the Azerbaijani capital Baku to consider which traditions, rituals, and crafts to add this year to its list of endangered Intangible ... (more)
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Seven people were detained in connection with an armed incident that took place yesterday in the Azerbaijani city of Sumgait, according to a joint statement by the Interior Ministry and Prosecutor General's Office of Azerbaijan.
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By AzerNews Azerbaijani women are beautiful and tender as God made them that way.
Azerbaijani people on Dec. 12 are commemorating the 10th anniversary of the passing of Azerbaijani national leader Heydar Aliyev, by visitng the Alley of Honor.
Kazakhstan is interested in transporting its goods by Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, Kazakh Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Amangeldy Zhumabaev said at a press conference on Dec. 11. It is expected that the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, one of the most important parts of the Caspian transit corridor, will be completed in 2014.
In mid-November, an Azerbaijani court sentenced Rashad Ramazanov, an Islamist blogger, to nine years in prison on charges of drug possession.
A protocol was signed in Baku on Dec.11 based on the results of the third meeting of the intergovernmental commission on cooperation in the spheres of economy, trade, investments, technology, culture, sports and youth between Azerbaijan and Saudi Arabia.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 11 By Elena Kosolapova- Trend: Afghanistan is looking for partners who will ensure security in the country after U.S. troops leave Afghanistan.
Oil-rich Azerbaijan is booming and the wealth is trickling down to its poorest people, Azerbaijani ambassador to the U.S Elin Suleymanov's article posted in Washington Times said.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 6 By Elena Kosolapova- Trend: Outside of Central Asia there is very little knowledge of Kazakhstan.
National operator for grain purchase for the state reserves Kazakhstan Food Contract Corporation started supplies of saleable wheat to Chinese market, the company has informed.
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.10 By Elena Kosolapova- Trend: Kazakh Prime Minister Serik Akhmetov and South Korean Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Strategy and Finance Oh-Seok Hyun discussed bilateral cooperation at the meeting in Seoul, Kazakh prime minister's press-service reported on Dec. 10. "The sides also discussed prospects for mutually ... (more)
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Governor and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority , Co-Chair of the Saudi Arabia-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Joint Commission Abdullatif bin Ahmed Al-Othman.
Azerbaijanis might well wonder why Azerbaijan's state oil company, Socar, is paying out so much money for so little gain.
The Inscription of Meskel on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritages of Humanity by UNESCO at its 8th Conference of intangible cultural heritages in Baku, Azerbaijan, is a success story and a turning point for Ethiopia that could enhance the visibility of intangible cultural heritage and promote inter-cultural dialogue among ... (more)