“Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus” [Photos]

On February 24th, 2014 the Azerbaijan Center in collaboration with the C.T. Bauer College of Business and the student organization, Energy Association, University of Houston held an annual lecture series dedicated to the development of Azerbaijan after the tragic events of Khojaly. The Khojaly tragedy happened on the night of February 25-26, 1992 when Armenian armed forces with the help of the Soviet Union killed hundreds … Continue reading “Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus” [Photos]

Azerbaijan Center Organizing an event at University of Houston. Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus

University of Houston, c.t. Bauer College of business in association with the Energy Association and Azerbaijan Center present: Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus. Speakers and Topics:  Dr. Latha Ramchand, PhD, UH, Dean, C.T. Bauer College of Business – Introduction Ms. Irada Akhoundova, President, Azerbaijan Center – Welcome Speech Mr. Jonathan Slapin, Associate Professor at the University of Houston, Department of the Political Science. – “Azerbaijan in … Continue reading Azerbaijan Center Organizing an event at University of Houston. Geopolitical dynamics and international energy projects in Caucasus

Khojaly Commemoration events in Houston, TX

This is the schedule of events for Khojaly Commemoration in Houston, Texas (sorted in the order of dates) Houston Azerbaijanis Organization – Saturday February 22nd, from 10:30am- 12:30pm at our usual gathering place by the Starbucks Cafe/ corner Westheimer/Post Oak Blvd. There will be posters and flyers, which I will provide to participants. RSVP – javid.zeynalov@yahoo.com Azerbaijan Center – Monday, February 24, 2014 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Melcher Hall, … Continue reading Khojaly Commemoration events in Houston, TX

Solidarity Day is marked in Washington [Photo][Rus]

Вашингтон, 29 декабря (АзерТАдж) 27 декабря в отеле Fairfax at Embassy Row состоялся торжественный вечер, посвященный Дню солидарности азербайджанцев мира и празднованию Нового года. Мероприятие было организовано официальным представительством Государственной нефтяной компании Азербайджанской Республики в США и членами азербайджанской общины Вашингтона при финансовой поддержке ГНКАР. Вечер был открыт главой представительства ГНКАР в США Рауфом Мамедовым, который поприветствовал гостей и от имени ГНКАР пожелал им успешного … Continue reading Solidarity Day is marked in Washington [Photo][Rus]

Toto Cutugno sings Sari Gelin in Azerbaijani language in Baku – [FULL VIDEO]

A concert of Italian singers was held at the Baku Crustal Hall on Wednesday, 18 December. The concert of the Stars of San Remo involved Albano, “Ricky I poveri”, Ricardo Foli, Umberto Tozzi, Tony Esposito, Pupo, Matia Bazar, Fiordaliso, Ivana Spagna. The night ended with the brilliant performance of one of the most popular Italian singers Toto Cutugno who sang his most popular songs for … Continue reading Toto Cutugno sings Sari Gelin in Azerbaijani language in Baku – [FULL VIDEO]

Congressman Jim Bridenstine’s visit to the Azerbaijan Center

James Frederick “Jim” Bridenstine is an American politician who has been the United States Representative for Oklahoma’s 1st congressional district, based in Tulsa, since 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. On Sunday 15th of December he visited Azerbaijan Center in Houston. He met with the Azerbaijani community and members of Azerbaijani diaspora. www.TexasAzerbaijanis.com Continue reading Congressman Jim Bridenstine’s visit to the Azerbaijan Center

French Impressionist Masterpieces Arrive in Houston

BROTHERS STEPHEN AND STERLING CLARK, heirs to the Singer sewing machine fortune, were opposites in nearly every way. Stephen, born in 1882, ran the family business and was a leading philanthropist; Sterling, born in 1877, traveled the world and married an actress from the Comédie Française. Stephen collected edgy modernists like Van Gogh and Matisse; Sterling favored impressionists like Monet and Renoir. Unlike his brother, who … Continue reading French Impressionist Masterpieces Arrive in Houston

Houston Christmas Lights Tour on the Houston Wave

The cold weather arrived just in time for The Wave’s Holiday Lights Tour, which kicks off this week. Houston’s official jitney service will do the driving for you once again this year by taking folks to view holiday lights throughout Houston (December 10, 17, 18, 23, 26). The shuttle service will visit several Houston neighborhoods including Woodlands Heights, River Oaks, downtown, and more. Seats are still available! Cost is … Continue reading Houston Christmas Lights Tour on the Houston Wave

Tree Lighting events in Houston Greater Area

There will be Tree Lighting events at two different locations. 1) Katy, Texas at Holiday on the Plaza and Christmas Tree Lighting Thursday, December 5, 2013 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Harvest Plaza 5701 Third St. The official lighting of the city of Katy’s Christmas tree, photos with Santa Claus, children’s activity booths, and local entertainment. The Christmas tree will be lit at 7 pm. … Continue reading Tree Lighting events in Houston Greater Area