Bank Of Baku


News


AZN 10 million financed for overhaul of potential venue of Eurovision 2012

Baku, Fineko/abc.az. President Ilham Aliyev has ordered the measures to strengthen the material and technical base of the Republican Stadium named after Tofig Bahramov.

Under the order, the Presidential Reserve Fund of the State Budget of Azerbaijan for 2011 allocated AZN 10 million to the Ministry of Youth & Sports for capital repairs and reconstruction of the Stadium. The Ministry of Finance will undertake the procedure of financing.

The Head of State pointed out that the Bahramov Stadium is the largest sports arena of the country and since commissioning in 1951 has played an important role in the development of sports in the country.

The stadium, where now test matches of World and European Championships are organized under the flags of FIFA and UEFA, has already turned out into a sports facility of international importance.

This stadium is the main candidate for 57th European song contest Eurovision in May 2012.

 

 


07.07.2011 08:21


   


Related news

 ru / en



















Weather

Baku
Weather forecast for Baku Weather forecast for Baku

Gandja
Weather forecast for Gyandzha Weather forecast for Gyandzha

Sumgayit
Weather forecast for Sumgait Weather forecast for Sumgait

Guba
Weather forecast for Kuba Weather forecast for Kuba

Lenkoran
Weather forecast for Lankaran Weather forecast for Lankaran

Nakhichivan
Weather forecast for Nakhchivan Weather forecast for Nakhchivan