Daily Archives: January 12, 2018

NordStar airlines to carry out Norilsk-Baku flight via Samara

Baku, January 12, AZERTAC

Russian NordStar airlines will carry out the flight from Norilsk to Baku via Samara starting from March 5 on a weekly basis.

Presently the flights between two cities are carried out via the city of Ufa. There will be two flights per week from Norilsk to Baku. The flight will be carried out by Boeing 737-800.

AZERTAG.AZ :NordStar airlines to carry out Norilsk-Baku flight via Samara

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Ukrainian news agency hails state-religion relations in Azerbaijan

Kiev, January 12, AZERTAC

Ukraine’s UNIAN news agency has hailed state-religion relations in Azerbaijan. The article published by the agency says that the country`s State Committee for work with Religious Organizations has registered nearly 800 religious organizations.

“Of them 765 are Muslim organizations, 17 are Christian, 8 are Jewish, 1 is Hare Krishna and 2 are Bahá’í.” The article underlines that there are 10 higher education institutions in Azerbaijan.

It also notes that the country has more than 2,000 mosques, including 136 in Baku. There are also 14 churches and 7 synagogues in Azerbaijan, the article says.

Emil Huseynli

Special Correspondent

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Italian media highlight opening of new terminal of Baku International Sea Trade Port

Baku, January 12, AZERTAC

The Italian news agencies and portals have widely covered the opening of the new RO-RO terminal by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at the Baku International Sea Trade Port complex in Alat settlement.

The articles published by “Trend Online”, “Milanio Finanza”, “Oggi Treviso”, “Treviso Today”, “Fta Online”, “Irepi”, “Agenzia Nova” and other outlets noted the importance of the newly launched terminal, hailing its container handling capacity and technical specifications.

“The new terminal is capable of receiving about 60,000 TIRs or 1.8 million tons of cargo per year and was built in accordance with the most up-to-date technical requirements,” the articles say.

The articles highlight the advanced system of management saying, “All the terminal’s logistics operations are controlled by the Port-Line software created by DBA Group company, which provides complete automation of the process to facilitate the free movement of transit cargoes through the Baku International Sea Trade Port”.

The articles also stress the importance of the new passenger terminal to be built in the Baku International Sea Trade Port, saying that it will both serve the passengers arriving in and departing from all the Caspian Sea ports and transportation of cargo.

The Italian media describe the Baku International Sea Trade Port as a free trade zone, which hereby will be a key modern supply chain for manufacturers largely contributing in Eurasian countries along the Silk Road.

“The latest engineering innovations used in the construction of the RO-RO terminal will enable the Eurasian countries to be connected through a system of single “logistics window” and turn the new terminal into a major consolidation and distribution center in Central Eurasia, providing a wide range of value added services and create new markets as well,” the articles say.

Asiman Asadov

Special Correspondent

AZERTAG.AZ :Italian media highlight opening of new terminal of Baku International Sea Trade Port

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Romanian newspaper publishes article about TAP

Bucharest, January 12, AZERTAC

Romanian “Ziarul Financiar” newspaper has published an article about Trans Adriatic Pipeline citing Bloomberg.

The article says: “At a time when Greece is desperately trying to attract foreign direct investment, a pipeline bringing gas from Azerbaijan to Europe shows just what a difference such deals can make. Behind the surge is demand for pipes from the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline, an 878-kilometer (546-mile) project under construction.

“The pipeline shows how individual projects can make an impact on the macroeconomic statistics in a country,” according to the article.

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