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

Azerbaijan Community of Houston host Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the USA

February 20, 2020 / Houston, TX / Members of Azerbaijan Community, the board of directors of Azerbaijan Center and Houston Baku Sister City Association in Houston, Texas had a pleasure to host His Excellency Elin Suleymanov, the Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United States of America and Shalala Valiyeva Political Officer of the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Ambassador shared with … Continue reading Azerbaijan Community of Houston host Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the USA

Novruz Houston 2019 - Houston, Texas

Novruz Celebration in Houston 2019

What a night! There has not been an event like this in Houston in a long time or frankly speaking ever, even if we consider the scale of the event. The night was complete with entertainment and activities, including a live signing by Elariz Mamedoglu, Azerbaijani dancing, kids dancing, belly dancing show, as well as disco party lead by a deejay. Tables were covered with … Continue reading Novruz Celebration in Houston 2019

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

Dream Bigger, Qarabag Fans!

There is nothing ordinary about Qarabag Football Club in Champions League. So far, every game presents a historical achievement. Qarabag played their first Champions League game against Chelsea, then scored their first goal against Roma, and now, got the first point against Atletico Madrid. Even if fans expected Qarabag to steal a point in one of the toughest groups, hardly anyone could predict that it … Continue reading Dream Bigger, Qarabag Fans!