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USD rate falls below AZN 1.6

The Central Bank of Azerbaijan has announced USD/AZN rate for October 12.
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Wim Bosman group, provider of 3PL+ logistics services, which has a unit in Cluj-Napoca, is changing its name into Mainfreight, starting December 2016, and announces a 13% increase in its turnover in
Binali Yildirim’s visit to Russia was the first since his appointment head of the Turkish government in May 2016
The Linguistic Association of Nigeria (LAN) said unless proactive steps were taken, more than 50 minority languages in the country might become extinct in a few years. President of the association, Pr
President-elect Donald Trump called Tuesday for the cancellation of a multi-billion dollar Boeing contract to build the next Air Force One, calling the ballooning costs “ridiculous.” ̶
Resian writer and poet Silvana Paletti and anthropologist Svetlana Slapšak are the winners of this year's Mira Prize, the honour presented since 2013 by the women's section of the Slovenian PE
A new parliamentary report on Britain’s “enormous” alcohol problem has cast light on cases of female police officers being sexually assault by drunken revelers while on duty. Read Full
A total of 35 neighborhoods earlier controlled by gunmen have been liberated, according to the Russian Defense Ministry
Ihuoma Chiedozie, Enugu The police in Enugu have arrested a man who allegedly supplies AK-47 rifle to herdsmen. The suspect, one Alhaji Samaila Garuba, alias Bakassi, who is from Shagari village in So
Restraint techniques used against children and teenagers in young offenders’ institutions could kill them or leave them disabled, a report has found. Read Full Article at
Swiss bishops have created a fund worth €462,000 for those who have been sexually abused by members of the Catholic clergy and cannot seek justice in court because the statute of limita
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has been attending a congress of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) headed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the official website of Klitschko's UDAR party says.
An Argentinian music teacher who was convicted of molesting children has died after being severely beaten while he was performing at a concert in a cathedral close to Buenos Aires. Pare
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree endorsing “Strategic road maps for the national economy and main economic sectors.”
For a long time before now, discussing oral sex was a no-no for many reasons. But in these days of social media through which every conceivable topic finds its way to public domain, oral sex has also
The closer the date of inauguration of the newly elected US president is, the more guesses, assumptions and comments concerning the development of the US relations with the international community ari
It is planned to build another 26 agroparks in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani Rabitabank has announced management changes.
Principals of state- and city-owned schools, colleges and universities will be required to submit electronic declarations from January 1, 2017, according to a response of the National Agency for Preve
A free haircut, especially one that’s done during a boring commute to work, might sound like a good idea but police in Japan would rather you asked the commuters’ permission first after
More than 30,000 visitors were recorded at the exhibition on Nikola Tesla (1856-1943), which closed at the Cankarjev dom arts after eight months on Sunday, making it one of the most successful in the
Romanian private medical services provider MedLife will be listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange. Up to 8.8 million shares, representing up to 44% of the company’s total number of shares, will be o
US tech companies are too slow to remove hate speech after it is flagged, a European Union-commissioned report said. Research found that of 600 incidences of hate speech, tracked over s
The Council of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) has backed the initiative to declare 20 May World Honeybee Day, marking the successful completion of the second important step in S
Parents in a suburb of Memphis, Tennessee were rattled by a report that an 11-year-old girl was snatched on her way to school, raped, and left in a ditch. Police have arrested a man who
Ifeanyi Onuba, Abuja The European Union has pledged its support for the ongoing efforts of the Federal Government to rebuild some parts of the North East and Niger Delta regions, by setting aside €20m
Author of the AP’s article also recalls that one of the U.S. Presidents, Ronald Reagan described those events as “a Genocide of Armenians” in 1981.
If you think your commute is bad, wait until you see the chaos traffic faced in Montreal. A snow and ice-covered road led to a slippery situation for numerous vehicles, including buses,
After quitting the opposition Democratic Party (SDS) in May, MP Andrej ?uš has launched an association called Slovenia First, which he says will seek to overcome the left-right divide in the country.
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) vice chairman Arne Ljungqvist has revealed well-known athletes “legally” used banned substances after receiving permission for their use to treat Attenti
Estonia outperforms the rest of Europe in the OECD's latest PISA survey, which evaluates the quality, equity and efficiency of school systems.
Russian weapons manufacturers came in second in total annual revenues of the top 100 arms producing companies, bested only by the US, whose arms sales amounted to $209.7 billion in 2015
Control of a consortium Alfa Group over Turkey's Turkcell operator is not a problem, Turkcell CEO Kaan Terzioglu has said.

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