Colombian Charge d'Affaires a.i. Presented with Collected Works by Marquez
On September 22, Thursday, Afaq Masud, People’s Writer of Azerbaijan, Board Chair of the Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) received a visit from Maria Angelica Steer, Charge d'Affaires a.i of the Republic of Colombia to Azerbaijan.
The meeting focused on upcoming projects aimed to enhance literary ties between Azerbaijan and Colombia, prospects for literary exchange between the two countries, placement of the poem “Seven Beauties” by the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi in state and public libraries, educational and cultural centres of Colombia, promotion of classical and modern Azerbaijani literature, history and culture, as well as the realization of relevant activities planned in Colombia, as well as in other countries of Latin America.
Maria Angelica Steer: “I express my deep gratitude for the publication and promotion of the works by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who is the pride of our nation, in a refined style and of high quality. The selection of works and the design of the book are made with both high professionalism and taste. We are planning to organize a wide presentation of the book at the embassy.”
Victoria Romero: Joint Projects of the Centre and Latin American Embassies Ought To Be Continued
On September 26, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of Mexico to Azerbaijan, Mrs. Victoria Romero, visited the State Translation Centre. During the meeting, the exchange of views took place on the translation and publication projects implemented by the Centre in relation to the promotion of Latin American literature in Azerbaijan and the expansion of the Azerbaijani-Mexican literary and cultural ties.
AzSTC Hosts Certificate Award Ceremony for Translators
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) has completed the next qualifying examinations for professional translators. The translators who passed AzSTC’s qualifying examinations in sociology and politics, international relations, science and technology, economics, finance, and law received Certificates of the Centre.
Akaki Sereteli’s book for the first time in Azerbaijan
The ADTM Translation Agency is pleased to announce the publication of the book “My Songs”, which includes selected poetic samples by Akaki Sereteli, the notable Georgian poet, within the grant project of the Writer’s House of Georgia.