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President Ilham Aliyev holds press conference

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev is holding a press conference for local and foreign media on February 26.

February 26, 2021 11:51
Georgia's COVID tally exceeds 270,000

Over the past day, 337 more people have tested positive for coronavirus in Georgia.

February 26, 2021 11:50
Barclays raises its 2021 oil price forecast

Barclays has raised its 2021 oil price forecast, citing weaker than expected supply response from US producers to higher prices and normalizing inventories after last week’s cold storm in Texas.

February 26, 2021 11:11
Germany records almost 10,000 COVID cases per day

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 9,997 per day.

February 26, 2021 10:58
Azeri Light oil price nears $67

Azeri LT CIF crude oil, exported from Azerbaijan to the world markets, increased by $ 0.21 (0.32%), settling at $ 66.98 per barrel.

February 26, 2021 10:56
Oil prices fall on rising US dollar

According to trading data, oil prices on Friday morning are declining under the rising dollar pressure, Report informs, citing Prime.

February 26, 2021 10:48
Fraudsters tried to sell COVID vaccines worth 3B euros in EU countries

Fraudsters have offered 400 million doses of COVID vaccines worth some 3 billion euros to European Union countries

February 26, 2021 10:39
Russia to transfer $70M to UN budget

Russia's contribution to the UN regular budget in 2021 will amount to $70 million

February 26, 2021 10:30
Hikmet Hajiyev: We demand justice for innocent victims of Khojaly genocide

Perpetrators of the Khojaly genocide are glorified as heroes in Armenia based on extreme ideologies of racism, discrimination, ethnic hate

February 26, 2021 10:27
PhotoAzerbaijani embassies to lower flags in memory of Khojaly victims

Today, Azerbaijani embassies abroad will lower state flags to commemorate Khojaly tragedy victims.

February 26, 2021 10:25
US air regulator fines Boeing for $6.6M

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has fined Boeing $5.4 million after the aircraft manufacturer failed to meet the terms of a 2015 settlement and another $1.21 million to settle two other safety-related cases

February 26, 2021 10:18
Ilham Aliyev visits 'Mother's Cry' monument

President Ilham Aliyev laid a wreath at the monument and paid tribute to the memory of the victims of the genocide.

February 26, 2021 10:16
Mehriban Aliyeva shares post on Khojaly genocide

First Vice President Mehriban Aliyeva shared on her Instagram account the 29th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide.

February 26, 2021 10:03
Chairman of Georgian opposition party may be released from detention

The General Prosecutor's Office of Georgia is preparing to appeal to the Tbilisi City Court with a claim to replace the preventive measure in the form of detention with bail against Chairman of the United National Movement.

February 26, 2021 09:59
US sees record 3.5% GDP decline

US GDP fell by a record 3.5 percent last year, while the US economy grew 4.1 percent on an annualized basis.

February 26, 2021 09:55
Azerbaijan, Pakistan mull issues of developing military cooperation

On Feb. 25, Deputy Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Kerim Veliyev met with a delegation led by Major General Kamal Azfar, the Director-General Frontier Works Organization of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, at the International Milit

February 26, 2021 09:43
Itochu, France's Air Liquide to build giant hydrogen plant

Japanese trading house Itochu has partnered with Air Liquide, a French industrial gas supplier, to develop a liquid hydrogen plant in central Japan.

February 26, 2021 09:41
MFA issues statement on 29th anniversary of Khojaly genocide

February 26, 2021, marks the 29th anniversary of the Khojaly genocide committed by Armenia's armed forces during the Armenian aggression against Azerbaijan.

February 26, 2021 09:36
CBA currency exchange rates (26.02.2021)

According to the official exchange rates of the CBA for today, the USD remained unchanged at AZN 1.7000, EUR decreased by 0.17% to AZN 2.0661, and RUB fell by 0.87% to AZN 0.0229.

February 26, 2021 09:36