media in Caucasus

Azerbaijan to create media register

Azerbaijan to create media register

The media register will be created within six months in Azerbaijan, according to the law "On Media", approved by the country's President Ilham Aliyev. According to the document, the Media Development Agency must ensure the creation of a …

Cat interrupts live political TV show in Georgia

Cat interrupts live political TV show in Georgia

A cat, named Kakutsa, interrupted a live political TV show in Georgia. The video, courtesy of TV Kavkasia, shows the moment the cat tried to steal the show as it suddenly jumped onto the desk in front of the anchor, David …

Ilham Aliyev awards martyr Azerbaijani journalists

Ilham Aliyev awards martyr Azerbaijani journalists

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order on awarding a group of persons who have fulfilled their professional duties in the liberated (from Armenian occupation) territories with the Order ‘For Service to Motherland’ …

Azerbaijani journalists killed in mine explosion in Kalbajar

Azerbaijani journalists killed in mine explosion in Kalbajar

Two journalists and a local official died and four others were injured in a mine blast in Kalbajar region today, the Prosecutor General’s Office and the Interior Ministry published said in a joint statement. The mine blast …

TASS and Trend News Agency agree on cooperation

TASS and Trend News Agency agree on cooperation

Director General of the Azerbaijani Trend News Agency Ilgar Huseynov and Director General of Russia's TASS Sergey Mikhailov have agreed to expand cooperation. The working meeting took place at the TASS headquarters in Moscow, …

Shusha radio and television station resumes its work

Shusha radio and television station resumes its work

The Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan informed that the specialists of the Radio and Television Broadcasting and Satellite Communications Production Association (Teleradio IB) resumed the work of the Shusha …

Armenia locks 80 journalists in Khankendi

Armenia locks 80 journalists in Khankendi

Assistant to Azerbaijani President, Head of the Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration Hikmat Hajiyev commented on the statement of Reporters Without Borders about the impossibility for 80 local and foreign …

TV channel interrupts broadcasting due to coronavirus in Georgia

TV channel interrupts broadcasting due to coronavirus in Georgia

Adjara TV broadcasting was stopped after one of the employees tested positive for coronavirus, the office of the TV and radio company in Batumi was closed. So far, the programs of the First Channel of Georgia will be broadcasted instead …