President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory letter to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan.Will be updated
By TrendThe State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) has warned citizens about phishing attacks, Trend reports via SOFAZ.According to the fund, the information which has been spread in recent weeks on behalf of SOFAZ and the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) about the individual activities of citizens in the oil and gas trade isn’t true, and the presented corresponding online platform is fake.The spread of information has no relation to the activity of SOFAZ, the fund said."We call on citizens to follow only the official information of SOFAZ," the fund stressed.A phishing attack is carried out using mass mailings of emails on behalf of popular brands. The email often contains a direct link to a fake brand website that doesn’t visually differ from the real one. On such a site, the users can provide scammers with valuable information enabling them to gain access to their accounts and bank details.
By TrendRestoration center will be opened at the Icherisheher State Historical Architectural Reserve Department in near future, Head of Administration of Icherisheher State Historical Architectural Reserve Department Riyad Gasimov told reporters, Trend reports."Our goal is to attract young professionals, who received higher education in Azerbaijan, to this center so that they can gain invaluable experience in the sphere of restoring historical monuments," Gasimov said.
By TrendUzbekistan Airways JSC will increase the frequency of return flights on the international route from Tashkent to Baku,Trend reports via the company’s statement.As per company, to date, flights are regularly operated on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and from June 5, 2022, they will also be operated on Sundays.The cost of an air ticket in the direction from Tashkent to Baku starts from 2,024,036 soums ($183.62) (without baggage) and from 2,260,765 soums ($205.10, with baggage).
By TrendNumber of legal acts have been brought into line with the amendments made to the Law "On State Duty", stated in clarification to resolutions 204 and 205 of Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers, Cabinet told Trend.The amendment to the Law "On State Duty" of Azerbaijan Republic stipulates that the state duty paid for the services and legal actions, provided for in this law, is transferred in full to the state budget.In this regard, changes have been made to the relevant legal acts.
By TrendThe Baku Stock Exchange (BSE) has hosted an auction for notes of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) worth 30 million manat ($17.6 million) with a circulation period of 168 days, Trend reports citing the BSE.According to the CBA, five investors submitted eight bids during the auction.The total amount of the bids at nominal prices reached 89.5 million manat ($52.69 million).The average weighted price of one bond made up 98.6285 manat or $58.05 (2.98 percent) in accordance with the decision of the CBA.The maturity date of the bonds is November 9, 2022.
By TrendThe Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has approved "Tariff for the use of electronic signature for users of electronic systems of internal management processes", Trend reports.The tariff for the use of electronic signature for users of electronic systems of internal management processes will be 16 manat (almost $10).
By TrendAzerbaijani participant of the 6th Baku Championship in Aerobic Gymnastics Madina Ibrahimli from the “Ojaq” Sport Club said she was happy to win a gold medal among youngsters at the competition, Trend reports citing the athlete.“This award will be an incentive for me for future trainings and competitions. I prepared hard for the championship. I wanted to show a good result, and I did," she said.Ibrahimli said she didn’t worry about the competitions and fully concentrated on her performance.“I don’t get excited. If I worry, I can get off track, so I try to concentrate on my program. It’s nice that a lot of spectators came to support the participants of the competitions, it always helps the athletes,” added the gymnast.The 6th Azerbaijan and Baku Championships in Aerobic Gymnastics is being held at Baku Olympic Sports Complex.
By TrendAzerbaijan made proposals for the development of a new mechanism for ensuring food security in the country, Deputy Minister of Economy and Industry Sevinj Hasanova said during a discussion of the "On the execution of the state budget of Azerbaijan for 2021" bill at a meeting of Economic Policy, Industries and Enterprising Committee of Azerbaijan’s Parliament (Milli Majlis), Trend reports.Hasanova noted that these proposals were accepted.She said that the proposals include allocation of subsidies and preferential loans to enterprises producing food products, also entrepreneurs and companies involved in agriculture.
By TrendThe prospects of deepening cooperation between Georgia and Croatia were discussed on Tuesday in a meeting between Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and his Croatian counterpart Andrej Plenkovic at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Trend reports citing Agenda.ge.Garibashvili addressed the progress made by Georgia on the path of European integration and stressed the importance of the bid for EU membership. The head of the Government also noted the integration aspiration was a “historic choice” of the country’s citizens, calling a “strong support” of partners in the process “crucial”, the Government Administration said.The prime ministers also discussed the “great potential” countries have for deepening economic relations and stressed the need to take “appropriate steps”.
By TrendNorth Korea reported over 115,000 new suspected COVID-19 cases Wednesday, with the total number of fever cases surpassing 3 million, Trend reports citing Yonhap News Agency.More than 115,970 people showed symptoms of fever over a 24-hour period until 6 p.m. the previous day, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said, citing data from the state emergency epidemic prevention headquarters.The death toll remained the same at 68 as the North claimed to have no additional deaths reported for the second consecutive day.The total number of fever cases since late April stood at more than 3.06 million as of 6 p.m. Tuesday, of which more than 2.74 million have recovered and at least 323,330 are being treated, it added.The daily fever tally has gradually dropped in recent days, with new cases staying below 200,000 for the fourth consecutive day after peaking at over 392,920 on May 15.
By TrendLiverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp was named League Managers Association (LMA) Manager of the Year on Tuesday, winning the annual English award for the second time, Trend reports citing Xinhua.The German coach led his team to second place in the English Premier League, just one point behind Pep Guardiola's Manchester City.In addition, the Reds have won the FA Cup and Carabao Cup this season, and will play Real Madrid in the Champions League final this Saturday.Klopp was first named LMA Manager of the Year after the 2019-20 season, in which his Liverpool side lifted the club's first league title in 30 years.
By TrendKyrgyz Temir Zholu announces the resumption of international rail passenger traffic from Kyrgyzstan to Russia starting from June 6, 2022, Trend reports with the reference to the press service of Kyrgyz Temir Zholu.The resumption of rail passenger traffic is planned on the following routes:Bishkek - Kazan: starting from June 6, 2022 on Mondays, once a week;Bishkek - Samara: from June 8, 2022 on Wednesdays and Fridays, twice a week;Bishkek - Novosibirsk: starting from June 9, 2022, once every eight days."We kindly ask citizens to read the rules of crossing the state borders of Russia and Kazakhstan in international passenger trains in accordance with the COVID-19 regulations," the message says.
By TrendThe ceremony of awarding the winners of 6th Azerbaijan and Baku Championships in Aerobic Gymnastics in individual program among gymnasts in age categories "pre-juniors" (born in 2008-2010) and "juniors" (2005-2007) was held at the Baku Olympic Sports Complex, Trend reports.Maryam Topchubashova won the gold medal (17.883 points), Fidan Ibrahimova won silver medal (17.233 points), Aylin Guliyeva won the bronze medal (17.000 points) in "pre-juniors" age category.Dilara Gurbanova (19.399 points) took the first place, followed by Sanam Kazimova (18.516 points) and Sara Alikhanli (18.299 points). All three athletes represent the "Ojag" sports club.The Baku Olympic Sports Complex hosts the 6th Azerbaijan and Baku Championships in Aerobic Gymnastics on May 25.