Iranian currency rates for January 22

BAKU, Azerbaijan, The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced an official rate of foreign currencies on January 22, Trend reports referring to CBI.   According to the currency exchange rate of the Central Bank of Iran, 23 currencies increased and 11 have decreased in price, compared to January 21.   According to CBI, $1 equals […]


Fire breaks out at Park Gusar recreation center, four killed

BAKU, Azerbaijan, A fire broke out at the Park Gusar recreation center, killing four people and injuring six more, Trend reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) of Azerbaijan.   The ministry’s hotline “112” received information about a fire in a two-story cottage with a total area of […]


Stadler to improve public transportation in Kazakhstan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Stadler is convinced that with its innovative products and know-how it can help taking public transport in Kazakhstan to the next level, Fabian Vettori, Deputy Head of Group Communications told Trend.   Kazakhstan Railways (KTZ) and Stadler have signed three long-term contracts for the supply of 537 sleeper and couchette coaches, including a […]

Energy & Power

French Total Eren may build new renewable energy plants in Uzbekistan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Total Eren, a French сompany that specializes in the construction, design, financing, and operation of power plants based on renewable energy sources, agreed at a recent meeting to develop Uzbekistan’s current status of renewable energy resources, Trend reports via the Uzbek Ministry of Investments and Foreign Trade.   The matter was […]


Azerbaijani MFA condemns desecration of Holy Quran in Stockholm

BAKU, Azerbaijan, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan condemned the desecration of the Holy Quran during the protest in Stockholm, Trend reports, citing MFA’s publication in Twitter.   “Islamophobic acts as an outright hatecrime are not an expression of freedom of speech. We call on the Swedish government to bring perpetrators of this hate […]