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Azerbaijan Railways tests its freight cars in Turkey


Azerbaijan Railways CJSC and Turkey’s government-owned railway company TCDD Tasimacilik tested the possibility of operating Azerbaijani freight cars on Turkish railways, Azerbaijani Railways said in a message on Oct. 29. A car of Azerbaijan Railways was included into a local Turkish train at the Kars station and proceeded through such …

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Baku-Tbilisi-Kars – a project of world importance


The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway is a very big achievement, not only of regional, but also of world importance, National Secretary of the Transport Cooperation Program (TRACECA – Transport Corridor Europe Caucasus Asia) for Azerbaijan Akif Mustafayev told Trend. Mustafayev emphasized that BTK was implemented thanks to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s …

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Uzbekistan, UN to hold conference on Central Asia in Tashkent


Uzbekistan and the UN will hold a conference in Tashkent, titled “Central Asia – New Opportunities and Prospects for Regional Cooperation”, in February 2019, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Dilshod Akhatov said Oct. 29. On Oct. 29, the first meeting of the Central Asian Expert Forum opened in …

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Azerbaijan – guarantor for security in European sky


A meeting of the heads of European countries’ air navigation bodies took place in Brussels, in which AZANS Air Traffic Control Center took part. Following the meeting, AZANS was elected to European Air Navigation Organizations CEO committee. This Committee includes the general directors of air navigation bodies of England, Germany, …

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Interesting facts about Azerbaijan


1. The world’s first modern oil well was drilled in Baku, Bibi-Heybat. 2. In the repertoire of prominent Azerbaijan singer Rashid Behbudov there were about 30 songs about Baku. 3. Oil Rocks are included in the Guinness Book of Records as an ancient oil platform. 4. The Germans of Tovuz …

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