Seminar highlighting Azerbaijan`s development after post-soviet period held in Sweden

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German children’s films will be demonstrated in Kapellhaus

10.11.2009 20:05 GMT

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The festival of children’s films made by German cinematographers will be held at the German-Azerbaijani cultural center Kapellhaus on November 12-17, according to the news center of the German embassy to Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan’s Film Foundation included to the list of the best in the world

10.11.2009 19:36 GMT

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The Magazine of the International Federation of Archives has included the State Film Foundation of Azerbaijan to the list of the best in the world.

Project on book about Azerbaijan’s state flag complete

10.11.2009 17:28 GMT

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The project of the student’s youth association “Tekan” on publishing the book about Azerbaijani flag has finished, according to sources in Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Youth and Sports.

London`s "Asia House" gallery to host "The Nobels and Baku oil" exhibition

10.11.2009 14:48 GMT

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Famous American rapper to sing of Khojaly genocide

10.11.2009 14:30 GMT

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The world community will learn the truth of Khojaly via hip-hop music genre, in particular, via rap.

Culture and Tourism Ministry participates in international travel exhibition

10.11.2009 12:54 GMT

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Culture and Tourism Ministry is participating in the WTM international travel exhibition in London, November 9-12.

Children’s Cinema House to open in Baku in mid November

09.11.2009 21:27 GMT

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Children’s Cinema House to function under the Azerbaijan State Philharmonic will open in Baku in November, director Jamil Guliyev said.

Photo exhibition “Collapse of the Berlin wall” to be held in Kapellhaus

09.11.2009 20:14 GMT

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Kapellhaus will host the opening of the photo exhibition “Collapse of the Berlin wall” at 19.00 Monday, according to the news service for the German embassy in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijani-Hungary scientific conference was held in Budapest

09.11.2009 17:10 GMT

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4th international scientific conference of series “Azerbaijan-Hungary: cross-culture dialogue” was held in Budapest, press service of the State Committee for Diaspora Activities told.

Baku hosts night of Mugam

09.11.2009 16:44 GMT

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A concert of mugam was held at Heydar Aliyev’s palace on Sunday, Nocember 8.

Azerbaijani Culture Days begin in European Parliament

09.11.2009 16:04 GMT

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Azerbaijani Culture Days began at the European Parliament in Brussels, Heydar Aliyev Foundation told.

Baku to host "Culture and Beauty factor in Islam" conference

07.11.2009 16:49 GMT

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An international scientific and practical conference entitled "Culture and Beauty factor in Islam" will kick off in Azerbaijan`s capital next Tuesday.

German Exhibition in Baku

07.11.2009 13:59 GMT

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An exhibition of German romantic cities will be held in Baku on November 10-20 on the initiative of the German embassy, Azerbaijani Tourism Institute told.

Young artists exhibition opened in Mugham club

07.11.2009 13:01 GMT

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The exhibition of young painters and photographers opened on November 6 at Mugham Club as part of the Days of CIS Youth.

Polish students decide against shooting a film in Karabakh

07.11.2009 12:55 GMT

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Two students at the Polish film school in Lodz have decided against making a film about Shusha in the occupied Azerbaijani region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

Commemoration meeting of Vagif Mustafazade to hold in Baku Jazz Center

06.11.2009 21:48 GMT

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Meeting devoted to 30th anniversary of death of unique Azeri musician, founder of "Jazz-Mugam" style, Vagif Mustafazade to took place in baku jazz center on November 16, Ministry of Culture and Tourism reports.

Baku Unlimited Exhibition to hold in Switserland

06.11.2009 19:44 GMT

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Baku Unlimited Exhibition will take place in Basel, Switzerland on November 10-29.

Baku to mark the 75th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Union of Composers

06.11.2009 13:04 GMT

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An international music festival will be held in Baku from 12 to 17 November to mark the 75th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Union of Composers.

Britain's Victoria and Albert Museum exhibits Central Asian textiles in Baku

05.11.2009 19:33 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Mustafayev State Art Museum is hosting a V&A exhibition of Central Asian ikat cloth from the Rau Collection.

National Book Award founder: Not all Azerbaijan's best authors are known abroad

05.11.2009 15:56 GMT

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News.Az interviews Nigar Kocharli, founder of Azerbaijan's National Book Award and owner of the Ali and Nino bookshops and café.

Baku's Maiden Tower closes for conservation work

05.11.2009 15:24 GMT

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Baku's landmark, the unique Maiden Tower, has closed to allow for conservation work to be carried out.

Azerbaijani singer becomes soloist of Russia’s Bolshoi Theater

05.11.2009 15:10 GMT

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Azerbaijani signer Dinara Aliyeva (soprano) has become a soloist of the State Academic Bolshoi Theater of Russia.

Ashug’s concert to be held in Baku

04.11.2009 19:18 GMT

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A concert “My wonderful saz, my word” will be held at Heydar Aliyev’s palace on November 19, according to the press service for the palace.

Baku to host International festival of Rostropovich’s classical music

04.11.2009 19:15 GMT

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The Azerbaijan State Philharmonic after Magomayev will be hosting the international festival of Rostropovich’s classical music on 9-15 November.

“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).

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