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Azerbaijani posts no growth in the number of foreign labor migrants

18.12.2009 19:06 GMT

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5,970 foreign labor migrants registered in Azerbaijan.

CIS migrants prefer Azerbaijan

18.12.2009 19:02 GMT

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Foreigners from 130 countries arrive in Azerbaijan, Arzu Rahimov, chief of the state migration service, told a news conference.

Azerbaijan introduces quotas for labor migrants

18.12.2009 18:14 GMT

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The State Migration Service will introduce quotas for labor migrants in Azerbaijan beginning from 1 January 2010.

Baku to host first world congress of Azerbaijani youth

18.12.2009 18:09 GMT

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Baku will host the first world congress of Azerbaijanis in Baku in 2010, said Nazim Ibrahimov, chairman of the State Committee for Diaspora, Friday.

Strong Armenian lobby is a myth

18.12.2009 18:01 GMT

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Azerbaijani diaspora has intensified its work in various directions in the recent years.

Over 100 people applied for refugee status in Azerbaijan in 2009

18.12.2009 17:45 GMT

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Over 100 people applied to State Migration Service for living in Azerbaijan with refugee status.

Migration centers for foreigners under construction in Azerbaijan

18.12.2009 17:31 GMT

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Detention facilities are being built for the foreigners detained by Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service.

598 foreigners deported from Azerbaijan this year

18.12.2009 17:18 GMT

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598 foreigners have been deported from Azerbaijan this year.

Azerbaijani scientific institute receives European award

18.12.2009 16:07 GMT

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Institute of Petrochemical processes at the National Academy of Science of Azerbaijan has received an international award.

Azerbaijan's education minister meets French ambassador

18.12.2009 16:04 GMT

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Minister Misir Mardanov met with French ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary in Azerbaijan Gabriel Keller in Baku on 17 December.

CIS countries agree to create nanotechnologies center

18.12.2009 15:26 GMT

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The founding documents of the CIS international innovation center were signed in Dubna (Moscow).

Month of Muharram comes

18.12.2009 15:09 GMT

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The Month of Muharram designates a New year by the lunar calendar and it is the first month of the Muslim calendar of Hijre-gamari.

Azerbaijan’s educational facilities uniting in a single internet web

18.12.2009 14:42 GMT

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500 schools of Baku and Sumgayit will be connected to the information and resource center of Azerbaijan by the end of the year.

Ecology Minister to represent Azerbaijan in Copenhagen summit

18.12.2009 14:32 GMT

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Minister is leading a delegation of Azerbaijan in the ecological summit in Denmark.

War veterans and martyrs families to get 707 new flats

18.12.2009 13:43 GMT

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The ministry granted 2763 flats to invalids and families of those who died fighting for the territorial integrity.

Some 120,000 births in Azerbaijan in year to September

17.12.2009 20:52 GMT

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About 120,000 children were born in Azerbaijan in the first nine months of the year.

Drug addiction grows 15% per annum in Azerbaijan

17.12.2009 20:00 GMT

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No underground enterprises and labs to produce chemical, synthetic and artificial drugs have been revealed in Azerbaijan.

Program to evaluate school directors under preparation

17.12.2009 19:21 GMT

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The activity of school directors will be evaluated by a special program.

State Committee to draw new religious map of Azerbaijan

17.12.2009 19:19 GMT

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Ninety religious communities have already been re-registered by the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations.

Azerbaijan lacks NGOs in combating corruption, Azay Guliyev

17.12.2009 19:08 GMT

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The lowest number of NGOs in Azerbaijan is registered in the sphere of combat with corruption, said Azay Guliyev, head of the NGOs council.

Program on road security among pupils nearing completion in Azerbaijan

17.12.2009 18:07 GMT

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Educational Center for Youth has been implementing "Learn and be careful" program through 2009 (the term of its implementation expires by 2009 end).

Six water reservoirs under construction in Azerbaijan

17.12.2009 17:00 GMT

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66.7 km of water lines and 40.7 km of sewage collectors have been laid by Azersu in different regions of Azerbaijan within nine months of this year.

First Azerbaijani children's forum held in Baku

17.12.2009 16:37 GMT

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The settlement of children's problems is one of the priorities of the Azerbaijani government.

Global warming and climate changes discussed in Baku

17.12.2009 16:31 GMT

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A roundtable meeting on global warming and climate changes organized by Azerbaijan`s Fund of Monitoring of Ecological Standards held in Baku.

Civil Solidarity Party to be represented by 305 candidates in municipal election

17.12.2009 16:27 GMT

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305 of 896 candidates of the Civil Solidarity Party will partake in municipal elections on 23 December.

Sport events for children in need of special care to be held in Baku

17.12.2009 15:39 GMT

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The Origami public union of teenagers and youth will hold mobile sport games for children that are in need of special care.

Caucasus Muslims Department urges abstain from excessive celebration of New Year

17.12.2009 15:18 GMT

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New Year trees are being erected in central parks and squares of the capital city beginning from 15 December.

Builders' Day to be a professional holiday in Azerbaijan

17.12.2009 15:05 GMT

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President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree to establish Builders’ Day in Azerbaijan.

Heydar Aliyev Foundation in the Russia organizes concert for orphans

17.12.2009 14:47 GMT

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Heydar Aliyev Foundation's RF office organizes charity concert for orphans.

Arrest of Azerbaijani scientist in Iran an unpleasant fact, minister

16.12.2009 19:43 GMT

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Arrest of Azerbaijani scientist in Iran an unpleasant fact, minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev.

Plan of measures on 20th anniversary of 20 January tragedy approved

16.12.2009 16:41 GMT

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Plan of measures on marking the 20th anniversary of 20 January tragedy approved.

Parliament finalizing law on compensation for industrial accidents

16.12.2009 16:18 GMT

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Azerbaijan's parliament is to give a second reading to a bill on one-off compensation payments for the victims of industrial accidents.

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