Posts tagged as Azerbaijan

FMs of Austria, Lithuania, Romania to visit Azerbaijan

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Austria Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg, Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis and Romanian Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu will visit Azerbaijan, Trend reports citing Aurescu’s Twitter. In his Twitter message, the minister underlined the need for EU support for Eastern Partners towards enhanced resilience and security partnerships. “EU support to Eastern Partners is also translated into greater EU engagement, including on Protracted Conflicts – as mandated by HRVP Josep Borrell. Together with…

Azerbaijani Defense Minister meets with member of Latvian delegation to NATO PA

Friday, June 18, 2021

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense Zakir Hasanov has met with member of the Latvian delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly Raimonds Bergmanis, the Minister of Defense told AZERTAC. “During the meeting, Minister Zakir Hasanov noted that the Azerbaijani-Latvian military cooperation has been successfully implemented both within the framework of NATO’s various programs and on a bilateral basis. Stressing that relations between the two countries are based on friendly ties, Bergmanis emphasized…

Azerbaijan’s SOCAR to supply Rosneft’s oil products to Baltic states, Ukraine and Poland

Monday, May 17, 2021

SOCAR has signed an agreement on the right to export Rosneft’s oil products to Ukraine, Poland, and the Baltic states, Russian media sources reported with the reference to the company’s Deputy Head of Public Relations Ibrahim Ahmadov. Earlier, Ukraine’s media sources reported that the Swiss office of Socar Trading will supervise sales and communication with Ukrainian counterparties. The company’s top management representatives visited Kyiv earlier this week to meet with…

Armenia Parliament Speaker to Lithuanian MPs: Azerbaijan refuses to return Armenian POWs and detainees

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Within the scope of an official visit to Lithuania, the delegation led by Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan today met with Speaker of the Seimas of Lithuania Viktorija Cmilyte-Nielsen and Lithuanian parliamentarians, as reported on the official website of the National Assembly. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the establishment of relations between Armenia and Lithuania, and the Speaker of the Seimas stated that she…

Azerbaijan-Latvia intergovernmental commission to hold next meeting in Riga

Friday, March 19, 2021

Restarting air passenger transport between Latvia and Azerbaijan, which was successfully developing before the COVID pandemic, is in both countries’ interests, Transport Minister Talis Linkaits said during a meeting with Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to Latvia Javanshir Akhundov, Report informs. The minister indicated that Latvia’s airBaltic national carrier plans to start flying between Riga and Baku twice a week as of June 2 this year. Riga also sees a potential in cargo…

Estonia-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Group expressed condolences on 29th anniversary of Khojaly genocide

Friday, February 19, 2021

The Estonia-Azerbaijan Parliamentary Group expressed its heartfelt condolences to the Azerbaijan nation on the 29th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide, Trend reports citing the statement of the Group. “We share the pain of the Azerbaijani people about the Khojaly massacre, which meant the massacre of over 600 innocent civilians, including many children, women, and the elderly,” the statement said. “We condemn in the strongest terms the crimes against humanity committed…

Foreign ministers of Latvia and Azerbaijan discuss bilateral and multilateral cooperation

Friday, December 13, 2019

Today, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (New Unity) met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan, Elmar Mammadyarov, who is in Latvia on an official visit, the Foreign Ministry informed LETA. Their meeting discussion covered topics of current bilateral cooperation between Latvia and Azerbaijan, including cooperation in international organisations, the relations between the EU and Azerbaijan, cooperation in the Eastern Partnership format, and security situation in the South Caucasus…

Latvia invites Azerbaijan specialists to develop business ideas

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Azerbaijan specialists are invited to develop business ideas in Latvia in the field of start-up, Minister of Economics of the Republic of Latvia Ralfs Nemiro said in an interview with Trend. He noted that Latvia is interested in expanding economic and trade interaction with Azerbaijan. “Latvian companies are already doing business in Azerbaijan in fields like transport and logistics, mechanical engineering, ICT, food production, architecture, design, construction, chemical, pharmaceutical industries, tourism,…

Arsenal faces Chelsea in Europa League final

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Arsenal and Chelsea are gearing up to play a London derby far from home in the Europa League final. Playing three time zones and 2,460 miles (4,000 kilometers) from London in Azerbaijan, the game offers Arsenal coach Unai Emery the chance to win a record fourth Europa League title. It could be his Chelsea counterpart Maurizio Sarri’s last game with the team after he refused to rule himself out of…

Lithuanian Vice-Minister: Azerbaijan, Lithuania are engaged in close political dialogue

Monday, November 26, 2018

Azernews’s interview with Lithuanian Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs Darius Skusevičius Question: How do you assess the current state of political dialogue between Azerbaijan and Lithuania? Answer: Lithuania’s relations with Azerbaijan has sustained history – this year our countries celebrated the centennial anniversary of the establishment of the democratic state. In 2019 we will also mark 100 years since we have first established diplomatic relations – in mid-war period there was a…