Articles tagged “azerbaijan”

Direct Flights between U.S. and Azerbaijan to Launch Pending Approval

Direct Flights between U.S. and Azerbaijan to Launch Pending Approval

Elchin Mehdiyev, Trend News Agency

The first direct flight between two cities is a great way to increase collaboration and business relations between the two destinations; however, not all new routes retrieve the expected demand.

5 years ago

Azerbaijan Joins United Nations’ Tourism Organization’s 32-Nation Exec Council

I. Isabalayeva, Trends News Agency

The Executive Council is made up of a diversified group of nations from different regions and with different industry needs, which in theory is meant to lead to a balanced agenda for the organization.

6 years ago

Gerard Depardieu now pitching Azeri cuisine for Baku tourism

Gerard Depardieu now pitching Azeri cuisine for Baku tourism

RFE/RL, Deana Kjuka

A cynic may say that Depardieu will shill for anyone willing to give him meals and some cash. A non-cynic would suggest that Baku's tourism heads look at Google News before signing up a spokesman recently famous for peeing on a plane and abandoning his homeland for tax reasons.

6 years ago

Azerbaijan launches online visa system in hopes of increasing tourism

Azerbaijan launches online visa system in hopes of increasing tourism

I. Isabalaeva, Trends News Agency

Easing visa policies is the first step to take towards attracting more visitors and growing the economy, and e-visas work especially well for smaller countries like Azerbaijan that lack a global network of embassies.

6 years ago