Azerbaijan

Presidents strongly support Azerbaijan-Croatia economic cooperation

Opening an Azerbaijan-Croatia business forum in Baku on Tuesday, Presidents Ilham Aliyev and Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic expressed strong support to entrepreneurs' plans to cooperate and a wish that...

Croatian president addresses students in Azerbaijan

The future of the European Union and the challenges it faces, NATO enlargement and the refugee crisis were topics that interested students in Baku on Monday during a lecture by Croatian President...

Presidents advocate enhancement of Azerbaijan-Croatia ties

Croatia and Azerbaijan are friendly countries and strategic partners that have developed good relations free of outstanding issues, and there is much room for enhancing bilateral cooperation in...

Croatian president begins three-day visit to Azerbaijan

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic began a three-day visit to Azerbaijan on Sunday by meeting with Croatians working in that oil-rich country.

Croatian companies looking for new business opportunities in Azerbaijan

About 60 Croatian business people from 35 companies will visit Azerbaijan next week to take part in a business forum and hold talks with representatives of the Azeri authorities and entrepreneurs...

Grabar-Kitarovic says Croatia interested in stepping up economic cooperation with Azerbaijan

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic will officially visit Azerbaijan on October 23-25, at the invitation of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.

Croatian president to visit Azerbaijan

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic will officially visit Azerbaijan on October 23-25, at the invitation of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, according to a statement released by the...

Pope arrives in Azerbaijan on last leg of Caucasus trip

Pope Francis landed Sunday in Azerbaijan, a majority Shia Muslim and former Soviet state that has become a major oil and gas supplier to Europe, on the last leg of a weekend trip to the Caucasus...

Pope suffers Orthodox snub, denounces adultery in Georgia visit

Pope Francis wrapped up a two-day visit to Georgia on Saturday after suffering a stinging snub from the local Orthodox church and offering a ringing defence of marriage as "God's most beautiful...

Low turnout, Orthodox snub for Pope Francis' stadium Mass in Georgia

Pope Francis celebrated Mass in a Tbilisi stadium on Saturday that was attended by a few thousand people and deserted by the leadership of the Georgian Orthodox Church, in a surprising snub to the...

Pope's Georgia trip starts with appeals for peace, Antichrist signs

Pope Francis received Friday a mixed welcome in Georgia, at the start of a three-day trip to the Caucasus, a fissile post-Soviet region that straddles Europe, Russia and the Middle East, which he...

Azerbaijan passes referendum to extend leader's term, exit polls show

A referendum to boost the power of longtime Azerbaijani leader Ilham Aliyev passed Monday, including the extension of the presidential term from five years to seven and the ability to dissolve...

Azerbaijan, facing economic woes, votes on boosting leader's power

Azerbaijan held a popular referendum on Monday on whether to boost the powers of longtime President Ilham Aliyev as the oil-dependent state on the Caspian Sea struggles with a receding economy....

IN2 inks deal for its first job in Azerbaijan

IN2, a leading provider of IT services for public and private sector in Croatia, has won a deal to develop and implement a hospital software in the new international hospital Boa Dea in Azerbaijan...

Russia, Iran, Azerbaijan ink deal to boost ties in defence, commerce

The presidents of Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan signed a declaration on Monday to boost ties in defence and commerce in the Caspian Sea region.