Category Archives: Human Rights

Azerbaijani President approves funding for construction of another residential building for journalists

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to provide funding for the construction of another residential building for journalists. Under the presidential order, AZN5 million is allocated from the Presidential Contingency Fund for the construction of the building.

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Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan discuss cooperation

Azerbaijans Prime Minister Artur Rasizade has met Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov.

The Premier praised friendly and fraternal ties between the two countries. He also noted there is great …

Azeri Light crude sells for $49.32

On NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) cost of the US Light crude oil decreased $0.13 to stand at $45.97. Price of the Brent crude oil at the London ICE (Intercontinental Exchange Futures) fell $0.13 to trade at $49.32.

The price …

Booming thunderstorms drench Istanbul

Millions of Istanbulites struggled and waded to work on Tuesday morning after booming early-morning thunderstorms over the city dumped torrents of rain and swamped transport networks, Anadolu Agency reports.

Flash flooding saw main roads turned into rivers, with many soaked …