"Azerbaijan`s possession of large reserves of oil and gas is our nation`s good fortune and is the most important factor for the welfare of its people and the country`s development, now and in the future".
Heydar Aliyev

The 22nd International Caspian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference

On June 3-5, 22nd International Caspian Oil and Gas conference were held in Baku. The organizer of forum “ITE Group Plc” Senior Advisor of the..
Baku Gochues

Baku Gochues

When we hear the name of the “Gochu” (capo) probably, first of all, “?f not this, then that ”, ”Pitchman” (popular Azeri movies) movies come to our minds, gochues’ characters come in front of our eys. 

 

OIL IN MENDELEEV’S LIFE  (On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the great scholar’s first visit to Baku, 1863-2013)

OIL IN MENDELEEV’S LIFE (On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the great scholar’s first visit to Baku, 1863-2013)

Oil issue had a key position in the creative life of Dmitry Mendeleev. His part in the formation of Russian and Baku oil industry in particular in the second half of the XIX century was multi-objective and system-making. When deeply researching oil problems Mendeleev did not only recommend a range of practical directions for changing technological processes in factories, but also advised not to be afraid of realizing a number of radical events.

Chinghiz Abdullayev - The Story of a Wedding

Chinghiz Abdullayev - The Story of a Wedding

Were you ever in the Baku of the 1950s? Then you have probably never felt the vibe of constant carnival which reigned in this southern city. Everyone knew the names of the most beautiful women and each time they appeared in the city the locals would marvel and delight in them. Enter any Baku house and you would find people of different nationalities, speaking the special Baku dialect of Russian including some Azerbaijani words. And everybody spoke Russian with the same southern accent – Azerbaijanis, Georgians, Armenians, Russians, Jews, Lezghis, Tartars – they all spoke the same language and it was often very difficult to tell them apart.