President of Azerbaijan
Ilham Aliyev, accompanied by his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva, inspected the Respublika hotel after complete overhaul on July 20, AzerTAj state news agency reported.
The President was told of the reconstruction work.
The 12-storied building features 30 suits, restaurants, cafees, a conference hall and a number of sport facilities.
The President and the first lady viewed the hotel.