Media hold Armenia to account

Media hold Armenia to account

It is not often that Azerbaijanis are pleasantly surprised regarding the media’s reporting of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue. Yet the BBC’s recent HardTalk interview with Armenia’s Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, did just that. For the first time in memory, a key...
Baku International Book Fair

Baku International Book Fair

At the end of September, Azerbaijan hosted the 6th Baku International Book Fair, as organised by the Azerbaijani Ministry of Culture. This important annual event, dedicated to the 650th anniversary of the birth of the famous Azerbaijani poet and philosopher Imadeddin...
Summer reading is about more than just switching off

Summer reading is about more than just switching off

Scientific studies have shown that reading can reduce stress by almost 68 percent. So, this is a timely reminder for the millions across Europe putting their “out-of-office” messages on and packing for summer holidays with family and friends. After long months of...
One giant leap for entrepreneurs

One giant leap for entrepreneurs

They travelled 240,000 miles from the Earth on the largest rocket to be successfully launched. And on July 20th, 1969 American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to set foot on the moon. The world has recently been celebrating the...