Monthly Archives: August 2020

Azerbaijani FM: “All occupied territories of Azerbaijan will be liberated”

“All occupied territories of Azerbaijan will be liberated”, Minister of Foreign Affairs Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov wrote on Twitter, APA reports.   “27 years without Gubadly. The district occupied on 31 August 1993 by armed forces of Armenia and Azerbaijani population were ethnically cleansed.   All occupied territories of Azerbaijan, including Gubadly will be liberated and

Linda Hamilton’s twin sister Leslie Freas dies aged 63

Leslie Hamilton Freas, twin sister of Terminator star Linda Hamilton, has died ‘unexpectedly’ at the age of 63, APA reports The Mirror.   An obituary for Leslie was published on Thursday, which confirmed her death on August 22.   Leslie passed away in Mount Laurel, New Jersey last Saturday, having spent her life working as

President Ilham Aliyev inaugurates in a video format another modular hospital for treatment of coronavirus patients

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has inaugurated in a video format another modular hospital of the Health Center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations for the treatment of coronavirus patients, APA reports.   Source: Azeri-Press News Agency

Azerbaijan’s share in Turkish gas market increases by 2 times in past three years

In January-June of this year, Turkish gas import from Russia decreased by 43% amounted to 4.6 bln cubic meter, APA-Economics reports citing Turkey’s Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA).   Instead, Turkey’s gas import from Azerbaijan increased by 23% reached 5.5 billion cubic meters.   According to the EMRA, Azerbaijan’s share in Turkish gas market has

TABIB makes decision on seven more pandemic hospitals to operate as non-COVID hospital again

The measures of fight against the coronavirus pandemic are underway in Azerbaijan. As a result of the efficiency of the taken anti-epidemic measures, the number of patients in the pandemic hospitals has sufficiently decreased, the Administration of Regional Medical Divisions (TABIB) told APA.   Therefore, TABIB has adopted a decision regarding the re-functioning of some

Israel proposes SOCAR to purchase Ashdod oil refinery

“SOCAR has received proposals regarding purchase of Israel’s Ashdod oil refinery”, deputy head of Public relations and events’ organization department of SOCAR Ibrahim Ahmadov told APA-Econimics while commenting on the news published in the Israeli press regarding purchase of the aforementioned refinery by SOCAR.   It is noted in Israel’s Calcalist newspaper that the Azerbaijani

Azerbaijan increases export of satellite services by 10%

In January-July of this year, services (satellite telecommunication services and optic satellite services) worth to USD 28.1 million have been exported to 27 countries of the world by Azercosmos OJSC, said Head of Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication Nijat Hajizade, APA-Economics reports.   According to him, it means an increase of 10.2%