08.11.2017

Russian presidential administration official: Russian-Azerbaijani strategic partnership is guarantee of stability in Caucasus

The strategic partnership between Russia and Azerbaijan is a guarantee of stability in such difficult and important region for the international community as the Caucasus, Sergey Vinokurov, the head of the Russian Presidential Administration’s Department for Interregional and Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries, told media in Baku on Thursday. He said that Russian-Azerbaijani relations are multi-faceted. Much depends on these relations in the Caucasus region. They are based on historical […]
08.11.2017

Azerbaijani parliament approves additions to law ‘Constitutional Court’

Amendments to the Law “Constitutional Court” were adopted during an extraordinary session of the Azerbaijani Parliament. Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Legal Policy and State Building Ali Huseynov said that these additions include consideration of the provisions adopted at the referendum in the Constitutional Court. “The law includes articles 53.1 and 55.1”, Huseynov said. Article 53.1 provides for the consideration of extending the term of the Azerbaijani Parliament in a state of […]
08.11.2017

Azerbaijan improves national standards to increase exports

The Azerbaijani State Committee on Standardisation, Metrology and Patents brought more than 100 national standards in line with European ones during the year, the state committee chairman Ramiz Hasanov told media on Friday. “The state committee plans to bring all standards in the country, including those adopted in the Soviet period, GOST standards, in line with European ones,” Mr Hasanov said. He said that this process depends on the readiness […]
08.11.2017

EU high representative: Azerbaijan-EU relationships must be templated to mutual interests

I was very keen to come to Azerbaijan to develop further the bilateral relations between the European Union and Azerbaijan, the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton said at a news conference in Baku. She explained the importance of making sure that the EU-Azerbaijani relationships are templated to the needs of support. “I also know what an important member of the Security Council of the […]