H.R. 6201, FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted to approve a second coronavirus aid bill Wednesday, paving the way for lawmakers to turn their attention to a third proposal that could include direct payments to Americans. The legislation dubbed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, passed on a 90-8 vote in the Senate, and President Donald Trump signed it into law Wednesday evening. The measure provides free coronavirus … Continue reading H.R. 6201, FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT

Rare Concert Introduces Sacramento to the Music of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan is a country not often heard of, or spoken of, here in California. It is no doubt a mystery land to many of us. While its location holds a degree of mystery, it is a part of Europe and there is one thing that is certain about the country: its culture is profoundly musical. It’s for this reason that Azerbaijani music became such a … Continue reading Rare Concert Introduces Sacramento to the Music of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey Launch ‘Silk Road’ Rail Link

ALYAT, AZERBAIJAN — The leaders of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia launched an 826-km (500-mile) rail link connecting the three countries on Monday, establishing a freight and passenger link between Europe and China that bypasses Russia. The line, which includes 105 km of new track, will have the capacity to transport one million passengers and 5 million tons of freight. The three countries are linked by … Continue reading Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey Launch ‘Silk Road’ Rail Link

Qarabag’s Champions League Journey

European football has seen several fascinating Cinderella stories. In recent years alone, the English Premier League was shaken by Leicester City who triumphed in the second season after their promotion, followed by worthy performance in Champions League, RB Leipzig in their first season in Bundesliga almost challenged the dominance of Bayern Munich, and Atletico Madrid, despite their relatively modest transfer spendings, had moved past formidable … Continue reading Qarabag’s Champions League Journey

Azerbaijan to buy six more boeing aircrafts

Washington, D.C. – October 10, 2017 Azerbaijan’s two largest airlines will buy another six Boeing aircraft by the end of 2017, contributing to the US economy and job growth, the U.S. Embassy of Azerbaijan announced today. Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) plans to sign a contract to buy four Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft, while Silk Way Airlines will acquire two more Boeing 747-8 F airplanes. These new … Continue reading Azerbaijan to buy six more boeing aircrafts