Daily Archives: December 11, 2017

Turkish, Russian presidents meet in Ankara

Baku, December 11, AZERTAC

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday met in the Turkish capital Ankara, according to Anadolu Agency.

The meeting, which was closed to the media, started at 7.45 p.m. local

Azerbaijan, Russia hail development of bilateral relations

Baku, December 11, AZERTAC

Azerbaijan and Russia have hailed the development of bilateral relations as Azerbaijani Parliament Speaker Ogtay Asadov met with a delegation led by Chairman of the Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots at

F1 attendance figures hit four million in 2017

Baku, December 11, AZERTAC

More than four million spectators attended F1 races in 2017 – an increase of 8% on 2016, according to official figures, Formula1.com reports.

In total 13 races saw a swell in crowd numbers, with the Azerbaijan

Saudi Arabia to allow cinemas next year

Baku, December 11, AZERTAC

Saudi Arabia will allow commercial cinemas to operate in the oil-rich kingdom as of March 2018, according to Saudi authorities on Monday, Anadolu Agency reports.

In a statement, the Ministry of Culture and Information said permits