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Robot Sophia to be Keynote Speaker at Global Influencer Day in Baku

Robot named Sophia will be one of the keynote speakers at “Global Influencer Day”, which will be organized with the cooperation of Keepface DMCC and FA International Trade Events on 27th-28th of October in Baku, Azerbaijan. Sophia is humanoid robot developed by Hong-Kong-based company Hanson Robotics. Sophia has artificial intelligence, …

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Huawei Surpassed Apple as the world’s second-largest Smartphone Maker

Huawei has surpassed Apple to become the world’s second largest smartphone maker. It’s the first time in eight years that the US tech giant has not been the number one or two smartphone company in terms of market share. According to preliminary data from the International Data Corporation (IDC), Huawei delivered shipments …

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NHS Health Scotland: E-cigs ‘Definitely’ Less Harmful than Smoking

E-cigarettes are “definitely” less harmful than smoking tobacco, health bodies in Scotland have stated for the first time. NHS Health Scotland said it wanted to “clarify” confusion around the harms and benefits of vaping devices. More than 20 organisations have signed up to the consensus, which was led by NHS …

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Azerbaijan May Double Wine Exports in 2018

Azerbaijan may increase wine exports twice by the end of 2018, Chairman of the Azerbaijan Wine Producers and Exporters Association Elchin Madatov told Trend July 19. “The export of Azerbaijani wine products exceeded $4 million in the first half of 2018, which is 80 percent more than in the same …

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Energy as a linchpin of Current Russian-Turkish Relations

Throughout the historical course, the relations between Russia and Turkey have waxed and waned due to a different kind of situations. However, in the first decade of the XXI century, Russian-Turkish relations have taken the normalizations process committing to be defined as a multidimensional partnership. In general, this research mainly …

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Estonia is Making Public Transport Free

From July 1, every county in Estonia can implement free public transport for its residents, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. While counties can opt out of the system, doing so would mean missing out onadditional funding from the national budget allocated for county public transport. To date, not …

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Deadly wildfires burn in Greece

Fast-moving wildfires near Athens have killed at least 76 people, officials said on Tuesday, and have forced thousands of tourists and residents to flee in cars and buses, on foot, aboard boats and on makeshift rafts,- NY Times reports. In desperation, some people plunged into the Aegean waters and tried …

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Impact of Russian Foreign Policy on the Conflict of South China Sea

Megi Qavtaradze

Conflict in South China Sea is an example as to how confrontation that commenced at the regional level became a global problem and the “hot point” for global problem and confrontation for big and powerful states. In 2014-2015, conflict between China and Vietnam made apparent the significance of the region, …

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Italian Companies Invested about $530M in Azerbaijan

In general, Italian companies has invested in Azerbaijan about $530 million, and the volume of Azerbaijani investments in Italy is estimated at $135 million. Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev made the remarks during a meeting with Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Italy Michele Geraci in Baku on July 19. …

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HUAWEI P20 Lite – Trendy and Affordable Smartphone

The mobile phone industry faces a stiff environment globally, with competition increasing on a daily basis. Manufacturers are constantly striving to develop and become market leaders. So, companies need to distinguish themselves from analogues by offering new, unique and design-specific smartphones.    HUAWEI is one of the key players in …

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Caspian Countries to Discuss Legal Status of Caspian Sea at summit

The participants of the summit of the Caspian countries will discuss the issues of strengthening the security of states that are close to the hotbeds of instability in the Middle East, Russian media quoted the member of Russia’s State Duma Committee on International Affairs Sergey Zheleznyak as saying on July …

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