Geostat shares data on nominal GDP in Georgia

By Trend Nominal gross domestic product (GDP) amounted to 15.91 billion lari in the second quarter of 2021 in Georgia, Trend reports via the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat). As reported, the real GDP grew by 29.9 percent year-on-year and the GDP deflator increased by 10.3 percent in the reporting period. Geostat…

Security Council voices concern over political strife in Somalia

By Trend The Security Council on Saturday expressed deep concern about the ongoing disagreement between the Somali president and prime minister, and the negative impact on the electoral timetable and process,Trend reports citing Xinhua. In a press statement, the council members urged all stakeholders to exercise restraint, and underlined the importance of maintaining…

Ukraine intends to purchase textile products from Uzbekistan

By Trend A business delegation from the industrial city of Khmelnitsky (Ukraine) expressed interest in purchasing products from Uzbek textile manufacturers, Trend reports citing Uzbek media. In the Association "Uztekstilprom" with the assistance of the Embassy of Ukraine in Tashkent, negotiations were held with a business delegation from the industrial city of Khmelnitsky,…

Int’l fact-finding mission sums up results of Armenia’s Karabakh warcrimes inquiry

By Vafa Ismayilova Visiting members of the OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation ) Ombudsmen Association delegation have summed up the results of their international fact-finding mission to Azerbaijan's Karabakh liberated from Armenia's occupation in 2020, the ombudsman office reported on September 18. At a news conference held on September 18, the delegation…

Group of Azerbaijani pilots returns home after partaking in Turkey-held military exercises

By Trend A group of Azerbaijani Air Force's military personnel and aircraft involved in the "TurAz Falcon - 2021" joint flight-tactical exercises held in Konya, Turkey on September 1-17 have returned to the Motherland, Trend reports citing Azerbaijani Defense Ministry. According to the ministry, all combat tasks assigned during the exercises held in…

Russian warships arrive in Azerbaijan

By Vafa Ismayilova Russia's two warships arrived in Azerbaijan on an unofficial friendly visit on September 18, the Azerbaijani Defence Ministry has reported. The navy command of the Azerbaijan Naval Forces will receive the crews of the Astrakhan and Anatoly Gujvin warships of the Russian Navy's Caspian Flotilla and discuss military cooperation between the two countries' navies,…