A nation is known, recognized and distinguished among the world nations by certain characteristic features. The highest and the greatest of these features is culture.


Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amending the "Regulations on the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan" approved by Decree No. 119 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on June 6, 2018

Guided by Item 32 of Article 109 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan, I hereby decree:


1. The following amendments shall be made to part 5 of the Regulations on the Ministry of Culture approved by Decree No. 119, dated June 6, 2018 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan (Collection of Laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan, 2018, No. 6, Article 1209, No. 10, Article 2002; 2019, No. 5, Articles 822, 825, No. 10, Article 1588, No. 12, Article 1929; 2020, No. 7, Article 892; 2022, No. 9, Article 1030, No. 11, Article 1256; Decree No. 2051 of March 3, 2023 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan):

1.1 The word "four" shall replace the words "two first deputies and two" in the first sentence of clause 5.4.
1.2. The words "first deputies or" shall be deleted from clause 5.8.

1.3. The words "of the first deputy ministers" shall be deleted from the first sentence of clause 5.9.


2. The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan shall address the issues arising from this decree.


Ilham Aliyev
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku, May 13, 2023


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Exhibition Motherland of Mine is held at the Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum
23.01.2024 08:46
Meeting Held to Discuss the Activities of Theater, Performance, and Concert Institutions
22.01.2024 08:45
Ministry of Culture Establishes Expert Council to Evaluate Annual Repertoires and State-Ordered Performances in Theater and Performance Institutions
09.01.2024 15:13
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09.01.2024 11:30
Meeting of Appeals Commission Reaches Conclusion
08.01.2024 18:32
Honored artist Aygun Baylar sent off on her last journey
25.12.2023 17:53
The Results of the Publication Procurement Competition determined
22.12.2023 11:48
OIC Delegation Visits the Ministry of Culture
22.12.2023 11:30
"e-Culture" Digital Development Strategy (2024-2026) of the Ministry of Culture Gets the Green Light
20.12.2023 13:08
A Comprehensive Overview of the First Cultural Heritage Forum in Azerbaijan
19.12.2023 18:04
The Cultural Heritage Forum ended
19.12.2023 14:46
The 5th panel is devoted to the topic "Protection of the historical, cultural, and natural heritage of Azerbaijan in the post-conflict period"
19.12.2023 14:41
The next panel of the forum: Research and protection of the immovable historical and cultural heritage of Azerbaijan
19.12.2023 09:48
A discussion was held on "Movable cultural heritage in Azerbaijan. Museum work and modern challenges" at the forum
18.12.2023 17:14
A discussion was held on "Protection of intangible cultural heritage and modern challenges"
18.12.2023 15:29
"Fine art and contemporary challenges" - the first panel discussion of the Cultural Heritage Forum
18.12.2023 14:22
The Cultural Heritage Forum is being held for the first time in our country
06.12.2023 14:43
Four  more elements related to the intangible cultural heritage of Azerbaijan included in the UNESCO list
06.12.2023 13:24
An individual exhibition called "Dialogue with Time" will be opened
05.12.2023 09:43
The Days of Kazakh Culture ended with an exhibition and a gala-concert
04.12.2023 12:55
   Minister of Culture met his Kazakhstani counterpart
04.12.2023 10:23
The Humor Festival of the Turkic World was held
01.12.2023 14:15
Summary of the Culture and Creative Industries Forum
30.11.2023 18:01
"Perspectives of Cooperation in the Field of Humor of the Turkiс World" - round table within the framework of "Creative Week"
30.11.2023 16:17
An event dedicated to the music industry of Azerbaijan was held as part of the “Creative Week”
30.11.2023 14:27
The Cultural and Creative Industries Forum concluded
01.11.2023 16:34
Several days left the biggest book fair in the region
01.11.2023 16:18
Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers on the transfer of the State Symphony Orchestra named after Niyazi, the Orchestra of Folk Instruments named after Said Rustamov, and the Choir named after Jahangir Jahangirov under the Recording House of the Azerbaijan Television and Radio Broadcasting Closed Joint Stock Company to the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Azerbaijan