SOCAR Turkey, an affiliate of Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR, will launch the Star refinery with a $6.3 billion investment in İzmir in October, the general manager of the refinery said on May 21.
Two persons were killed as two others were injured in a massive explosion that rocked the Azerbaijani capital Baku on May 21, a health ministry official said.
Armenian security forces killed an Azerbaijani soldier in a cross-border shooting as Armenia has "violated" the ceasefire, Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense said on May 20.
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev is set to pay an official visit to Turkey on April 24, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Azerbaijan strongman Ilham Aliyev has secured a fourth consecutive term in a snap election boycotted by the main opposition parties, near-complete results showed.
The foreign ministers of Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran signed an agreement on projects to create a transportation and transit corridor between the Indian Ocean and Europe in Baku on March 15.
Fintur, jointly owned by Telia Company and Turkcell, has agreed to sell its 51.3 percent holding in Azertel, the sole shareholder of the Azeri telecommunications operator Azercell, to Azintelecom, a company wholly-owned by the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Twenty-four people died as a result of a fire which tore through a drug rehabilitation clinic in the Azerbaijani capital Baku early on March 2, Agence France-Presse reported, citing officials.