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Friday, December 7, 2012
Azerbaijan to Start Construction of Chess Palace in 2013
Chess blog for latest chess news and chess trivia (c) Alexandra Kosteniuk, 2012
Azerbaijan is the only country in the world where the state chess development program for the period until 2014 is valid, according to a news report. In Azerbaijan, there are currently 70 chess schools, and 66 of them are in the structure of the Ministry of Education. 35,000 children are educating in them, and 1,802 teachers are engaged in the teaching process.