BP to bring Azerbaijan’s energy to Europe

Image courtesy of BP

Back in September, celebrations at the Heydar Aliyev Center marked the groundbreaking for the Southern Corridor, BP’s Shah Deniz 2 project that will deliver gas from Azerbaijan to Italy. As the sponsor’s representative at the November meeting at the Hyatt’s Baku room on Thursday 6 November, BP Vice President of Shah Deniz 2 Ewan Drummond took the podium, and expressed the […]

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Two luxury pads open at Shahdag

Park Chalet hotel - Facade. Image courtesy of Absheron Hotel Group

Dressed in full pink ski gear, on 1 October Pik Palace and Park Chalet Sales and Marketing Director Shebnem Ferman took the sponsor’s podium at the BBG monthly meeting. She advised members on what they had to look forward to this coming December with the two new five star luxury properties in Shahdag. The two premiere properties are situated in Shahdag mountain […]

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Rapid Solutions glams up


On Wednesday 9 July 2014 BBG members gathered in modern lounge-diner Movida, Port Baku, where Rapid Solutions exhibited their new logo and explained what the company, after 20 years in business, stands for today. By Elliot Meredew This year Rapid Solutions celebrates two decades of achievement. Since launching in Baku in 1994 the company opened an office in Georgia in […]

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EY presents first Robin Bennett award


On Tuesday 27 May 2014 at the Four Seasons Hotel, BBG sponsors EY introduced their first annual Robin Bennett ‘smoking pipe’ award for contribution to Azerbaijan-UK business relations, in recognition of Robin’s work in Baku. And the award goes to… EY Country Managing Partner Ilgar Veliyev presented the award to John Patterson, current BBG Chairman since 2009 saying, “You are […]

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