Baku


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  • noun

Synonyms for Baku

a port city on the Caspian Sea that is the capital of Azerbaijan and an important center for oil production

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In early August, an advance force (which excluded Warden as he was laid up in Enzeli with sandfly fever) arrived in Baku with five other Canadians--Adj Cpt Cecil John Lewis; Cpt John William Henry Garit Hopman Van Den Berg; Cpt Robert (Bob) Harrison, and Cpt Gordon Scott Hopkins--along with Dunsterville himself, and approximately 1000 British troops.
The Jerusalem Post then reported: Conceivably with those activities in mind, Mammadyarov emphasised during his talks with President Peres that Baku had no interest in the use of Azeri territory "for military actions against Iran".
Literature on Aliyev's rule distributed in Baku described how his determination to build the country's industries under the Soviets (he headed the first air-conditioner factory) had inspired confidence in him by the Azeri people and by Moscow.
Baku has thwarted a number of local terrorist plots by Iranian-connected groups targeting the U.
Just two and a half hours away from Dubai, (flyDubai offer four weekly flights) guests land at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku.
Baku are operating with a much more cosmopolitan squad featuring players from 15 different countries.
Amy McPherson, president and managing director for Marriott International in Europe, said, 'We are thrilled to grow our luxury JW Marriott portfolio in Europe and to open world-class hotels such as the JW Marriott Absheron Baku.
Comparable in certain ways to the effects of the great discoveries of oil in the Middle East such as Bahrain in 1932 and Saudi Arabia in 1938, the current oil boom in Azerbaijan is a return to its roots as Baku was considered to be the first oil capital of the world more than a century ago.
As well as enabling visitors from around the world to visit Baku, we also look forward to providing Azerbaijanis with the opportunity to fly to global destinations on Qatar Airways via our Doha hub.
Turkish and Azerbaijani businesspeople met at the Baku Park Inn Hotel as part of the Baku Business and Observation Trip organized by the EBSO on Monday.
Baku will host the summit of Caspian littoral countries on November 18.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts property to open in Baku, Azerbaijan in early 2011
The body of Gavin Cameron, 31, was discovered in a courtyard in Baku, capital of the former Soviet republic, at 7am on Tuesday.
Crude oil exports will rise steadily from later this thanks to the recent coming on stream of the Baku-T'blisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline which runs from the Azeri capital city of Baku, via Georgia, to the Mediterranean port of Ceyhan.
Baku -- Catholics of Azerbaijan received the sacrament of Confirmation on Pentecost after more than 70 years of keeping their faith alive without the sacraments.