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UAE confirms new coronavirus case in family arriving from China

A family in the United Arab Emirates, arriving from China’s central city of Wuhan, has been diagnosed with a case of the new coronavirus, the health ministry said on Wednesday, Trend with reference to Reuters reports. It is the first known confirmed case in the UAE of a virus that has killed at least 132 […]

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Other News

At least 17 killed as extreme cold sweeps across Afghanistan

A severe cold snap killed at least 17 people in Afghanistan, government officials said, as heavy snowfall and rain continued to lash parts of the country, Trend reports citing Reuters. Afghanistan is no stranger to extreme winter weather, during which various warring groups in the country have historically ceased hostilities, but this year has been […]

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ICT

Azerbaijan’s Azercosmos and Turkey’s Digiturk sign co-op agreements

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 27 Trend: Azerbaijan’s Azercosmos OJSC and Turkey’s Digiturk digital platform signed cooperation agreements with Vodafone mobile communication operator, Azercosmos told Trend. In accordance with the contract, Digiturk will broadcast football games in Turkey, using the Azerspace-1 satellite. Vodafone will also render these services using the resources of Azerspace-1 satellite. The contracts signed […]

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Business

2nd phase of processing plant in Iran’s West Azerbaijan province soon to be commissioned with German investment

15 December 2019 16:04 (UTC+04:00) Access to paid information is limited News on the website Trend.az marked as , is available ONLY to subscribers of TREND International News Agency. The username or password you entered is incorrect. User with this login is already authorized in the electronic system of TREND If you are a subscriber […]

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Transport

Azerbaijan Railways reps explore Belarus transit potential

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 13 By Nargiz Ismayilova – Trend: Deputy Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways (ADY) CJSC Igbal Huseynov and heads of subsidiaries – ADY Express LLC and ADY Container LLC took part in an event dedicated to Belarus transit potential in Moscow, Trend reports referring to ADY Express LLC. Employees of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC were […]

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Oil&Gas

Sales of Iran’s Jam Petrochemical Company increase

11 December 2019 12:46 (UTC+04:00) Access to paid information is limited News on the website Trend.az marked as , is available ONLY to subscribers of TREND International News Agency. The username or password you entered is incorrect. User with this login is already authorized in the electronic system of TREND If you are a subscriber […]

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Turkey

Turkey’s trade with Kazakhstan increases

9 December 2019 11:03 (UTC+04:00) Access to paid information is limited News on the website Trend.az marked as , is available ONLY to subscribers of TREND International News Agency. The username or password you entered is incorrect. User with this login is already authorized in the electronic system of TREND If you are a subscriber […]

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Economy

Cost of manufactured goods, services in Baku exceeded $19B in 10 months of 2019

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 7 By Elchin Mehdiyev – Trend: From January through October 2019, the cost of goods produced by industrial enterprises and private entrepreneurs working in Baku, as well as of the services provided amounted to 32.6 billion manat ($19.1 billion), Trend reports referring to the Baku Statistical Department. According to the department, 80.5 […]

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US

US intelligence claims Iran secretly storing short-range ballistic missiles in Iraq

A possible offshore Iranian arsenal could allegedly provide superiority to Tehran and the nation’s military in a possible standoff with the United States and its regional allies, The New York Times said Wednesday, citing US military and intelligence officials, Trend reports citing Sputnik. According to the media report, the intelligence sources declined to name the […]

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US

Former US president Jimmy Carter admitted to South Georgia hospital

Former US President Jimmy Carter, 95, was admitted to the Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, Georgia, over the past weekend for a urinary tract infection, according to a press release issued by the Carter Center, Trend reports citing Sputnik. The Carter Center stressed that the former US president “is feeling better and looks forward […]

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