Baku hosts solemn opening of 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

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Week of Italian cuisine in Baku

25.11.2016 18:07 GMT

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Baku is hosting the first ‘Week of Italian Cuisine in the World’, where the Azerbaijani capital’s citizens can taste Italian dishes, salads and desserts.

Azerbaijan Carpet Museum signs protocol with ICOC Executive Committee

23.11.2016 21:12 GMT

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Azerbaijan Carpet Museum and the Executive Committee of the International Conference on Oriental Carpets (ICOC) have signed a cooperation protocol as Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev met with ICOC Academic Chair Alberto Boralevi and Editor-in-Chief of “HALI” Magazine Ben Evans.

Turkish Film Week kicks off in Baku

23.11.2016 13:04 GMT

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A solemn opening of the "Turkish Film Week" took place in Baku on November 22 with participation of famous Turkish film stars.

Circus art to be discussed in Baku

22.11.2016 17:20 GMT

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The National Institute of Arts and Architecture will host a republican scientific-practical conference on November 24, Trend Life reported.

Baku hosts concert dedicated to prominent Hungarian composer

21.11.2016 21:49 GMT

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This year marks the 135th birth anniversary of the prominent Hungarian composer, pianist, musicologist and folklorist Bela Bartok (1881-1945).

Baku Fashion Week agenda revealed

18.11.2016 16:52 GMT

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Good news for Azerbaijani fashionistas… the 5th season of Baku Fashion Week is coming soon!

'Ali and Nino' movie presented in New York

16.11.2016 20:07 GMT

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Yesterday New York hosted the premiere of 'Ali and Nino' movie, which was filmed based on the novel - the international bestseller written by Gurban Said.

Baku to host 5th int’l symposium on Azerbaijani carpets

15.11.2016 09:39 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on holding the fifth international symposium on Azerbaijani carpets in Baku.

Azerbaijani, Argentine musicians to perform in Baku

14.11.2016 21:50 GMT

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Azerbaijani and Argentine musicians will give a joint concert in Baku on November 24.

Baku to host 5th int’l symposium on Azerbaijani carpets

14.11.2016 19:14 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on holding the fifth international symposium on Azerbaijani carpets in Baku.

The Guardian dedicates an article to magic carpets of Azerbaijan

14.11.2016 11:50 GMT

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News.Az reprints from The Guardian an article titled "Magic carpets: the art of Faig Ahmed's melted and pixellated rugs."

Abulfas Garayev awarded Shohrat order

11.11.2016 19:19 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on Nov 11 to award the Order of “Shohrat” (Glory) to the country’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Abulfas Garayev.

European Film Festival named cultural bridge between Azerbaijan, EU

10.11.2016 17:11 GMT

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The French Embassy in Baku hosted an event dedicated to the presentation of the film "Terra" as part of the European Film Festival on November 10.

Munich theatre chief: Topical issues discussed in Baku

09.11.2016 00:55 GMT

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Director General of Munich-based “Pianopianissimo-musiktheater” theatre Peter Pachl has underlined the importance of the Baku International Theatre Conference.

“Seven Beauties” ballet of Azerbaijan screened in Los Angeles

08.11.2016 22:07 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles hosted on November 4 a screening of the Azerbaijani ballet “Seven Beauties”.

Exhibition of Azerbaijani artists opens in Berlin

07.11.2016 20:48 GMT

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An exhibition of Azerbaijani and Japanese artists has opened in Berlin, Germany.

Berlin hosts exhibition of Azerbaijani artists

07.11.2016 16:39 GMT

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"Aserbaidschan Trifft Japan" art exhibition was opened in the Berlin-Baku gallery in Germany.

4th Int’l Theatre Conference kicks off in Baku

07.11.2016 11:35 GMT

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The 4th International Theatre Conference titled "Multiculturalism and the Theater” kicked off in Baku November 7.

Baku to host 4th International Theatre Conference

04.11.2016 22:58 GMT

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The 4th International Theatre Conference titled "Multiculturalism and the Theatre” will be held in Baku on November 6-10.

Indonesia to hold First Cultural Festival in Baku

04.11.2016 20:49 GMT

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The Embassy of Indonesia in Baku will hold the First Indonesian Cultural Festival (ICF) in Mugham Centre on November 19-20. The event will be a display of the diversity of Indonesia.

Italian Festival opens in Baku to promote Made in Italy products

04.11.2016 12:41 GMT

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A fantastic Italian Festival of Fashion and Design opened in Baku's Landmark Business Center on November 3 as one of the events to celebrate the Week of Italian Language in the World.

Azerbaijani photo correspondent presents his works in Norway

04.11.2016 00:30 GMT

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A photo exhibition by Azerbaijani artist Rustam Ismayilov has been demonstrated at the volunteers center in Oslo, Norway, AzerTag reports.

Baku Jazz Festival in focus of Euronews

03.11.2016 15:47 GMT

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Euronews, a European, multilingual news television channel, has broadcasted a video dedicated to the annual jazz festival in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku.

Azerbaijani movie to be screened in international cinema festival in Estonia

03.11.2016 14:19 GMT

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A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Icherisheher" ("Old City") will be screened during Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.

Film industry to enjoy certain privileges

03.11.2016 09:12 GMT

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Azerbaijan is one of the few countries in the world with a cinema history dating back to the 19th century.

Azerbaijan Cultural Center to open in Murmansk

02.11.2016 22:54 GMT

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A meeting of the Council for Nationalities and Religions of the Public Chamber of Murmansk region was held.

Famous Hungarian opera singers and soloists to perform in Baku

02.11.2016 14:18 GMT

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Baku will host the Hungarian classical music concert.

Azerbaijani mugham master to perform in France

01.11.2016 22:49 GMT

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Azerbaijani people's artist Alim Gasimov and his daughter Fargana Gasimova will give a concert at Philharmonie De Paris - Cite De La Musique in France on November 5.

Tunisian President receives Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism

29.10.2016 22:43 GMT

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President of Tunisia Beji Caid Essebsi has received Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev.

Italian Festival due in Baku

28.10.2016 15:46 GMT

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The Italian Embassy in Baku will organize the Italian Festival of Fashion and Design as part of celebrations in connection with the Week of Italian Language in the World.

Sari Gelin project presented in Baku

28.10.2016 10:53 GMT

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Drama Theater of Baku hosted a theatrical staging of one of the most ancient folk songs of Azerbaijan - Sari Gelin (literally "Yellow" or "Golden-Haired" Bride).

Baku to host European film festival

27.10.2016 13:52 GMT

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