Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic consists of the capital city Nakhchivan and 7 administrative regions-Sharur, Babak, Ordubad, Julfa, Kangarli, Shahbuz, Sadarak. İt has 5 cities (Nakhchivan, Ordubad, Julfa, Sharur, and Shahbuz), 8 settlements, and 206 villages.
According to the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic worked out by special constitutional commission under the chairmanship of Heydar Aliyev, national leader of the Azerbaijan, and adopted by referendum in November 12, 1995, Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic was given the status of the autonomous state within the Azerbaijan Republic.
The supreme legislative power is the Supreme Majlis of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (consisting of 45 deputies).
According to the decree signed by the Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic on May 5, 2006, Nakhchivan Tourism Information Center was incorporated in the structure of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. It began to operate within the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic with the 69th decree of the Council of Ministers of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic signed on July 08, 2010, conforming the Centre's regulations and staff table. The center has four staff members. It continues to function in the building of Zaviya madrasa - a historical and architectural monument of XVII-XVIII centuries - which was reconstructed on July 5, 2012.
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By Peter Tase Tourism Sector in the Autonomous Republic of Nakhchivan is a fundamental component of the Azerbaijani Cultural Diplomacy and National Heritage. One of the main priorities of the current...Read more
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On the 9th of August with the organization of The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic in Chalkhangala village of Kangarli region with participation of the residents...Read more
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By organization of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Culture and Tourism Ministry, an educational event about the development of environmental and rural green tourism was held in the village of Ganza, Ordubad...Read more
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In the frame of “Azerbaijan Film Day”, “The target is Baku. How Hitler lost the war for oil?” documentary was displayed in Nakhchivan State Film Fund. Before the film was displayed,...Read more
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The III stage of “the Contest of Folklore Songs and Tasnifs - 2016”, which is organized by Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Culture and Tourism Ministry and State Television and Broadcasting Radio...Read more
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The 133rd theatre season ended with the stage play on writer Hamid Arzulu’s historical drama “Alinja Tower” in Nakhchivan State Musical Drama Theatre named after Jalil Mammadguluzadeh. Before the play, the representative...Read more