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State Oil Company of Azerbaijan, or Socar, started pumping natural gas from the Umid field in the Caspian Sea, company President Rovnaq Abdullayev said.


By Tom Burgis in Baku

Azerbaijan and Turkey plan to start work this year on a gas pipeline that would form the first leg of a new supply route that Europe hopes will reduce its dependence on...


Partners in the development of the Shah Deniz Azerbaijani gas condensate field intend to sign an agreement with Nabucco West on project financing for its development until the final route selection...


The media have frequently raised the prospect of a “lost generation” appearing in Europe as a result of the economic crisis.


Ilham Zakiyev became blind while serving in his country's military aged 18. More than a decade on, he has become one of his country's most decorated Paralympic athletes, winning two gold medals....


Standard & Poor rating agency recently said in a statement that it expects real growth in Azerbaijan to increase slowly again, reaching 3.0% this year and 5.0% in 2013.


Foreign direct investment in Azerbaijan rose 27 percent in the first half of the year from a year earlier, reaching $2.2 billion, according to...


The Nabucco project still has a chance of winning the contest to transport Azerbaijan gas to European countries, even after a rival consortium signed a funding deal, an executive of Azerbaijan's st...


Azerbaijan sent two batches of humanitarian aid to people injured by the severe earthquake in Iran which happened last Saturday, August, 11, in the province of Eastern Azerbaijan.