Cuban newspapers highlight Novruz traditions in Azerbaijan

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“Dialogue among civilizations: View from Azerbaijan” to be held in Baku

04.11.2009 18:13 GMT

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An event on the 40th anniversary of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC) will be held in Azerbaijan’s capital, Foreign Ministry’s press service told.

Basel Sinfonietta to perform in Azerbaijan

04.11.2009 18:00 GMT

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Swiss symphonic orchestra, Basel Sinfonietta, are arriving in the Azeri capital where they will give a concert as part of the CultureEscapes Azerbaijan festival.

Azerbaijan endorses agreement on joint film-making with CIS counterparts

04.11.2009 13:15 GMT

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Ilham Aliyev, the President of Azerbaijan, has signed a law on approval of the Joint Film-Making Agreement ratified by Milli Majlis (country’s parliament).

Two Azeri painters elected honorary members of Russian Academy of Arts

04.11.2009 13:02 GMT

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Azerbaijani artists Salhab Mammadov and Chingiz Farzaliyev have been elected honorary members of the Russian Academy of Arts.

Swiss-Azerbaijani cooperation developing rapidly - Swiss ambassador

03.11.2009 18:43 GMT

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President Ilham Aliyev's visit to Switzerland in October is evidence of the good relations between Baku and Bern, Switzerland's ambassador to Azerbaijan, Alain Guidetti, told a press conference today.

National Literature Award launch - PHOTOS

03.11.2009 18:22 GMT

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National Literature Award established in Azerbaijan.

National Literature Award established in Azerbaijan

03.11.2009 18:11 GMT

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Projects aimed at the development of Azerbaijani literature deserve praising, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garaev said Tuesday, speaking at the presentation of the National Book Award.

Ankara University`s representatives visit Azerbaijan University of Languages

03.11.2009 18:06 GMT

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Representatives of the Ankara University Cemil Kurt, Ertan Gokman and Director of the BILEMEK company Ergun Ozkalayci visited Monday the Azerbaijan University of Languages (AUL).

Third international cartoon contest commences in Baku

03.11.2009 14:04 GMT

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‘School of Young Russian Language Teacher’ to be organized in Azerbaijan

02.11.2009 21:02 GMT

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A scientific-methodic event for Russian language and literature teachers is to be held in Azerbaijan from 8 to 13 November.

Azerbaijani pianist recognized 21st century’s jazz innovator in US

02.11.2009 19:09 GMT

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Azerbaijani jazz performed by Sarabski exceeded all expectations of the audience in the US center of culture.

Goethe’s 260th anniversary marked in Azerbaijan University of Languages

02.11.2009 13:03 GMT

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The 260th anniversary of the outstanding German poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was marked in Azerbaijan University of Languages.

Turkmenistan to host days of Azerbaijani culture

02.11.2009 13:00 GMT

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The “Days of Azerbaijani Culture” will be held in Turkmenistan on November 3-6.

Two Azerbaijani films to be shown at St Petersburg festival

02.11.2009 12:58 GMT

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Two Azerbaijani films, Gala (Fortress)and Desert Flower, will be screened at the Deboshir International Film Festival.

Halloween in Baku - PHOTOS

01.11.2009 18:34 GMT

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Cinema house to be built in Baku

30.10.2009 14:38 GMT

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A cinema house will be built in Baku on initiative of the Azerbaijan Cinematographers Union.

German embassy to devote a night to the novel “Ali and Nino”

30.10.2009 14:18 GMT

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The embassy of Germany in Azerbaijan will hold a night devoted to the novel “Ali and Nino” at 18:00 on October 30.

Baku to host ‘Baku wind’ rock concert

30.10.2009 13:25 GMT

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The rock concert ‘Baku wind’ will be held at the stage of the Union of Theatrical Figures under steering support of the ‘Our youth’ public association in the Azerbaijani capital on November 15.

Singer Emin Babayev to give concert in Baku

29.10.2009 17:34 GMT

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Emin Babayev will give a concert in the Rashid Behbudov Song Theatre on 4 November to mark Russia's Unity Day.

Days of Azerbaijani culture to be held in Iran

29.10.2009 16:39 GMT

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Days of Azerbaijani Culture will be held in Iran, on May 2010, Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev said.

Nakhchivan to be declared capital of Islamic culture

29.10.2009 13:44 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s second town will become a capital of Islamic culture.

Baku International Jazz Festival ends

28.10.2009 19:46 GMT

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A final ceremony of Baku International Jazz Festival was held at the Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall.

Baku hosts Iranian films

28.10.2009 16:34 GMT

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Audience in Azerbaijan`s capital have had an opportunity to watch movies by Iranian filmmakers as part of the Week of Iranian Culture in the country.

Young mugam singers to perform in Baku

27.10.2009 20:08 GMT

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Young mugam singers will give a concert on 8 November in the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku.

Turkish film director makes feature film about Khojaly Genocide at his own expenses

27.10.2009 18:49 GMT

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A new feature film will be made about Khojaly tragedy and this film will be demonstrated in many countries.

Voting rules of Eurovision song contest changed

27.10.2009 15:39 GMT

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The voting rules of the 55th Eurovision song contest 2010 have been changed.

Azerbaijan participates at international culture festival in China Renmin University

27.10.2009 15:32 GMT

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Azerbaijan was represented at International Culture Festival in China Renmin Univerity, Embassy of Azerbaijan in China reported.

Azerbaijan and Iran to sign memorandum on cultural cooperation

26.10.2009 19:29 GMT

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Iran and Azerbaijan will sign a memorandum on cultural cooperation, Mehdi Mostafavi, Iranian President’s advisor, head of Iran’s Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, told journalists in Baku.

"dZihan&Kamien" performance on Jazz Festival in Baku - PHOTOS

25.10.2009 15:46 GMT

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"dZihan&Kamien" gave performance in "Face club" as part of ongoing International Jazz Festival in Baku

International Student Film Festival to be held in Baku

24.10.2009 12:44 GMT

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The 6th START International Student Film Festival will be held in Baku late in November, the organizers of the festival told.

Mugam Centre opened in Azerbaijan

23.10.2009 17:43 GMT

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The Ministry of Culture & Tourism informs that Ibrahim Guliyev was appointed the Centre’s director and Ildirim Kazimov his deputy.

Muslim Magomayev monument unveiled in Baku - PHOTOS

23.10.2009 14:05 GMT

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