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Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:50:46 GMT
Armenia's New Parliament Gets to Work - Armenian Weekly
  1. Armenia's New Parliament Gets to Work  Armenian Weekly
  2. Discontent over Pashinyan grows in Armenia  AzerNews
  3. PMs of Armenia and Georgia hold an informal meeting  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
  4. Armenia, Georgia PMs meet in Armenian-populated Bolnisi village  Public Radio of Armenia
  5. Pashinian Reappointed Armenian PM After Securing Parliament Majority  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:27:20 GMT
Diaspora Journalists to Armenian Government: Do Not Eliminate our Ministry - Armenian Weekly
Diaspora Journalists to Armenian Government: Do Not Eliminate our Ministry  Armenian Weekly

We, the undersigned independent journalists of the Armenian Diaspora, join our brothers and sisters in Armenia and elsewhere who have thus far expressed ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:25:50 GMT
Armenia: Where is Serzh Sargsyan? - EurasiaNet
Armenia: Where is Serzh Sargsyan?  EurasiaNet

Armenia's former president, the target of Armenia's “Velvet Revolution,” is lying low. But he remains in the country, in a break from tradition for ousted post-Soviet ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:00:45 GMT
Can an Arm-Wrestling Champ Turned Armenian Power Broker Prevail? - OZY
Can an Arm-Wrestling Champ Turned Armenian Power Broker Prevail?  OZY

The brawny Gagik Tsarukyan has parlayed wealth into a long career in Armenian politics — but his time may be running out.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:13:12 GMT
Dollar continues to gain value in Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Dollar continues to gain value in Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The euro exchange rate, however, dropped in the country…


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:57:33 GMT
MP: There is no way Armenia going to leave EAEU - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
MP: There is no way Armenia going to leave EAEU  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN.- Our political team, both during the revolution and after it, clearly stated that there will be no drastic changes in the foreign policy of Armenia, and we ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 18:30:25 GMT
Armenia reports second swine flu death - Kyiv Post
Armenia reports second swine flu death  Kyiv Post

YEREVAN – A second person in Armenia has died from the H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu, the Armenian Health Ministry said. “A 62-year-old man ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:46:00 GMT
Some int'l organizations "forget" about human rights when it comes to Armenia - AzerNews
Some int'l organizations "forget" about human rights when it comes to Armenia  AzerNews

The international organizations that have been indifferent to the aggressive policy of Armenia's criminal regime for 20 years do not want to abandon double ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:21:05 GMT
Why will Armenia legislature have regional integration committee? - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Why will Armenia legislature have regional integration committee?  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Eurasian Economic Union is gradually acquiring new agencies…


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:10:00 GMT
Armenia's New Parliament Convenes, Elects Speaker - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia's New Parliament Convenes, Elects Speaker  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia's new parliament elected last month almost unanimously chose a close associate of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan as its speaker at its inaugural ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:56:57 GMT
Man is murdered in Armenia's Lori - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Man is murdered in Armenia's Lori  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

He died in hospital without regaining consciousness…


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:57:17 GMT
Car insurance rates to rise in Armenia, protest outside government building - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Car insurance rates to rise in Armenia, protest outside government building  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

We have several thousand agents in this domain…


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:38:00 GMT
Armenia in want of liquid gas - Arka News Agency
Armenia in want of liquid gas  Arka News Agency

YEREVAN, January 15. /ARKA/. Liquid gas shortage in Armenia is deepening, Zhoghovurd reports. According to the media source, this is already more than ten ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:28:00 GMT
President Sarkissian outlines areas Armenia, UAE can launch a mutually beneficial cooperation. - Panorama.am
President Sarkissian outlines areas Armenia, UAE can launch a mutually beneficial cooperation.  Panorama.am

President Armen Sarkissian, who is in the United Arab Emirates on official visit, in Abu Dhabi met with the Minister of State of the UAE Sultan Al Jaber, press ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 06:10:17 GMT
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 30 times - AzerNews
Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 30 times  AzerNews

Over the past 24 hours, Armenian armed forces have 30 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:16:00 GMT
Man dies of H1N1 virus in Armenia, growth in acute respiratory diseases registered - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Man dies of H1N1 virus in Armenia, growth in acute respiratory diseases registered - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Read Aysor.am inTelegram. The number of cases of acute respiratory diseases grows in Armenia. As of January 14, 1,080 people with acute respiratory ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:14:00 GMT
Armenia's Ambassador to U.S. Presents Credential to Trump - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia's Ambassador to U.S. Presents Credential to Trump  Asbarez Armenian News

Varuzhen Nesesyan, Armenia's Ambassador to the United States, presented his diplomatic credentials to President Donald Trump on Friday during a ceremony ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:56:53 GMT
Prosperous Armenia wants to head two standing parliamentary commissions - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Prosperous Armenia wants to head two standing parliamentary commissions  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN.- The parliamentary faction of the Prosperous Armenia Party intends to head the two standing parliamentary commissions, the newly elected Deputy ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:59:00 GMT
Armenia's Consul General Will Join Elected Officials at LIVING DIASPORA - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia's Consul General Will Join Elected Officials at LIVING DIASPORA  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia's Consul General to Los Angeles, Dr. Armen Baibourtian will welcome the audience at Living Diaspora, a one-day academic and cultural program to be ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:27:54 GMT
Armenia ex-defense minister does not accept charge against him - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia ex-defense minister does not accept charge against him  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

As per Ohanyan, some persons are using the March 2008 tragedy for their conspiracies...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:01:00 GMT
Armenia and Artsakh: Military Personnel Deaths Drop 17% in 2018 - Hetq Online
Armenia and Artsakh: Military Personnel Deaths Drop 17% in 2018  Hetq Online

There were 63 reported deaths of military personnel within the Armenian Army and the Artsakh Defense Army in 2018, a drop of 17% from 2017, this according ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:04:00 GMT
Armenia adds Beijing to its delicate balancing act - Asia Times
Armenia adds Beijing to its delicate balancing act  Asia Times

Armenia has long pursued a four-pronged foreign policy of managing its over-dependence on Russia — the nation's primary trade and security partner — while ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:55:52 GMT
Armenia ambassador hands his credentials to US president - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia ambassador hands his credentials to US president  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Newly appointed Armenian Ambassador Varuzhan Nersesyan presented his credentials to US President Donald Trump, the Embassy of ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 12:49:00 GMT
Hikmat Hajiyev: European parliamentarians should investigate activities of those involved in Armenia's “cognac diplomacy” [UPDATE] - AzerNews
Hikmat Hajiyev: European parliamentarians should investigate activities of those involved in Armenia's “cognac diplomacy” [UPDATE]  AzerNews

As the president of Azerbaijan noted at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the results of socioeconomic development of 2018 and objectives for ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:17:00 GMT
Court continues examination of petition on Armenia's second president's preventive measure - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Court continues examination of petition on Armenia's second president's preventive measure - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Yerevan court of general jurisdiction is examining the petition on changing Armenia's second president Robert Kocharyan's preventive measure chaired by the ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian NA elects vice speakers - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Armenian NA elects vice speakers - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Read Aysor.am inTelegram. Elections of vice speakers of the NA have started in the parliament. Ruling My Step faction has nominated candidacies of Lena ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 10:07:14 GMT
Are Israeli-Armenian relations warming up? - Israel News - The Jerusalem Post - Israel News
Are Israeli-Armenian relations warming up? - Israel News  The Jerusalem Post - Israel News

With Armenian Christmas set to be celebrated in the Holy Land on January 18, we take a closer look at this republic in the Caucasus.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:13:59 GMT
Armenia's Parliament elects Vice-Chairs - Public Radio of Armenia
Armenia's Parliament elects Vice-Chairs  Public Radio of Armenia

The Armenian National Assembly voted today to elect Lena Nazaryan and Alen Simonyan from My Step bloc, as well as Vahe Enfiajyan from prosperous ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Is Armenia Playing a Dangerous Game with China? - Armenian Weekly
Is Armenia Playing a Dangerous Game with China?  Armenian Weekly

As construction resumes on the North-South Corridor, a large number of Han Chinese contractors can be spotted mingling with local workers near the small ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Firefighters revisit the scene of Armenia's earthquake in 1988. - BBC News
Firefighters revisit the scene of Armenia's earthquake in 1988.  BBC News

Two British firefighters revisit Spitak, the scene of a devastating earthquake in 1988.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:44:24 GMT
09:44 25-year-old Armenia woman dies after giving birth with c-section - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
09:44 25-year-old Armenia woman dies after giving birth with c-section  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

After a caesarean delivery recently at the Armavir town hospital in Armenia's Armavir Province, Susanna Voskanyan, 25, was transferred to a hospital in capital ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:32:44 GMT
11:32 Makeup of Armenia new parliament committee on counting is determined - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
11:32 Makeup of Armenia new parliament committee on counting is determined  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The “My Step” Faction will have five members, whereas the Prosperous Armenia Party and the Bright Armenia Party factions—one member, each…


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:56:33 GMT
Armenia acting FM to meet with Azerbaijan counterpart, in Paris - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia acting FM to meet with Azerbaijan counterpart, in Paris  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

With the mediation and participation of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs…


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
From LAX, $560 round trip to Yerevan, Armenia’s capital, on Lot Polish Airlines - Los Angeles Times
From LAX, $560 round trip to Yerevan, Armenia’s capital, on Lot Polish Airlines  Los Angeles Times

You must buy your ticket to Yerevan, Armenia, by Jan. 20, but it is good for travel from Feb. 19-May 6 on Lot Polish Airlines.


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:49:00 GMT
Brussels unwilling to cooperate with Armenia - AzerNews
Brussels unwilling to cooperate with Armenia  AzerNews

The Armenian authorities continue weakening their positions not only in Russia, but also in the West.


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia Named The Economist's 'Country Of The Year' - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Armenia Named The Economist's 'Country Of The Year'  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The Economist has named Armenia as its country of the year, saying the South Caucasus nation has a "chance of democracy and renewal" after street protests ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:47:11 GMT
19:47 Iran keen on expanding urban cooperation with Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
19:47 Iran keen on expanding urban cooperation with Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Armenia Seyyed Kazem Sajjadi in a meeting with Tehran Mayor Pirouz Hanachi sought for expanding urban ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:52:14 GMT
An Armenian in Minnesota - Armenian Weekly
An Armenian in Minnesota  Armenian Weekly

Many Armenians of the diaspora ended up in California. Another group settled on the east coast. My destiny was in Minnesota. In 2009 at Russian-Armenian ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:49:07 GMT
Armenia's Prosecutor General: SIS brings charges against Seyran Ohanyan - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia's Prosecutor General: SIS brings charges against Seyran Ohanyan  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN.- Former defense minister Seyran Ohanyan is charged under 300.1 Article of Armenian Criminal Code – for overthrowing constitutional order in the ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Lavrov promises no “foreign soldiers” in Armenia. He wasn't talking about Russians - EurasiaNet
Lavrov promises no “foreign soldiers” in Armenia. He wasn't talking about Russians  EurasiaNet

Russia and Armenia are working out an agreement to ban the presence of “foreign soldiers” in Armenia, according to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How Armenia became country of the year - Quartz
How Armenia became country of the year  Quartz

Walking around the Armenian capital of Yerevan in early June, the last thing a visitor could picture on those streets was a revolution. Spotless, clean, and ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:09:04 GMT
Azerbaijan sees new possibilities for dialogue with Armenia - EurasiaNet
Azerbaijan sees new possibilities for dialogue with Armenia  EurasiaNet

With a new government in Armenia, there is an increasing level of optimism in Baku that, after years of stagnation, there is finally potential for progress in ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:18:29 GMT
Armenia 2nd President custody court hearing starts - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia 2nd President custody court hearing starts  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

At the capital city Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction…


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:38:33 GMT
16:38 Lena Nazaryan nominated for Armenia parliament vice speaker - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
16:38 Lena Nazaryan nominated for Armenia parliament vice speaker  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. -- The head of the parliamentary My Step bloc faction, Lilit Makunts, nominated Lena Nazaryan's candidacy to the post of the Armenian parliament ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:29:13 GMT
Armenia, Antara launch photo book entitled Armenia: Land of Legend - ANTARA
Armenia, Antara launch photo book entitled Armenia: Land of Legend  ANTARA

The Armenian Embassy in Jakarta, in collaboration with the Antara News Agency, launched a photo book entitled "Armenia: Land of Legend" at the ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia! at the Met: Fabulous, Albeit Complete Failure - Armenian Weekly
Armenia! at the Met: Fabulous, Albeit Complete Failure  Armenian Weekly

This article appeared in the blog Armeniaca on December 1, 2018. Promotional poster for the Armenia! exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum. A distinguished art ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:36:24 GMT
“Prosperous Armenia” Faction nominates Vahe Enfiajyan as parliament deputy speaker from opposition - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
“Prosperous Armenia” Faction nominates Vahe Enfiajyan as parliament deputy speaker from opposition  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

And the “Bright Armenia” Faction submitted Mane Tandilyan's candidacy to this post…


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
More than $38 million to be invested in Armenia's airports - Armenpress.am
More than $38 million to be invested in Armenia's airports  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 27, ARMENPRESS. The government of Armenia has approved the 2018-2022 master plan of Yerevan's Zvartnots airport and Gyumri's ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:32:20 GMT
Central Bank of Armenia: exchange rates and prices of precious metals - 11-01-19 - Armenpress.am
Central Bank of Armenia: exchange rates and prices of precious metals - 11-01-19  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, 11 JANUARY, ARMENPRESS. The Central Bank of Armenia informs “Armenpress” that today, 11 January, USD exchange rate up by 0.46 drams to ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 09:16:23 GMT
Prosperous Armenia Party leader says Lukashenko continues waiting for PM Pashinyan's invitation - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Prosperous Armenia Party leader says Lukashenko continues waiting for PM Pashinyan's invitation  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) Chairman—and tycoon MP—Gagik Tsarukyan on Monday stated that Belarusian President Alexander ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 12:56:00 GMT
Armenia registers one H1N1 flu death - Mediamax.am
Armenia registers one H1N1 flu death  Mediamax.am

Yerevan /Mediamax/. Director General of the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention of the Armenian Healthcare Ministry Artavazd Vanyan has ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 05:40:36 GMT
Armenia soldier dies on the spot in road accident, there are injured (PHOTOS) - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia soldier dies on the spot in road accident, there are injured (PHOTOS)  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

A car and a semi truck with Iranian license plates crashed on the Yerevan-Meghri motorway…


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:09:22 GMT
A New Dawn for the ARF - Armenian Weekly
A New Dawn for the ARF  Armenian Weekly

In the Parliamentary elections held on December 9, 2018, the ARF disappointingly failed to meet the five percent threshold of votes to have parliamentary ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:31:16 GMT
Armenia improves positions in EIU Democracy Index 2018 - Armenpress.am
Armenia improves positions in EIU Democracy Index 2018  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, JANUARY 9, ARMENPRESS. The Economist Intelligence Unit has released the Democracy Index 2018 where Armenia has improved its positions ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Russia Lifts Gas Prices For Armenia In 2019 | OilPrice.com - OilPrice.com
Russia Lifts Gas Prices For Armenia In 2019 | OilPrice.com  OilPrice.com

Russia Gazprom will raise the prices for which it sells natural gas to Armenia by 10 percent in what can be seen as the latest event in a string of setbacks in ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
I Was a Star Student in Armenia—Then I Left - Armenian Weekly
I Was a Star Student in Armenia—Then I Left  Armenian Weekly

There was pain in the upper eyelid and redness inside the eye. At four in the morning, I was alone in a washroom, looking deep into my eyes through a large ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:43:23 GMT
Armenia implements Caucasian Leopard Preservation Pan-European Program - Armenpress.am
Armenia implements Caucasian Leopard Preservation Pan-European Program  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, JANUARY 10, ARMENPRESS. Armenia's ministry of nature protection and the ministry of climate change and environment of the United Arab ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 10:33:18 GMT
Armenia retired General Manvel Grigoryan bail appeal court hearing resumes - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia retired General Manvel Grigoryan bail appeal court hearing resumes  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The Criminal Court of Appeal of Armenia on Monday resumed the hearing on the Prosecutor General's Office appeal of the first instance court's ...


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
America and Armenia: Faith, Freedom, and Friendship - Asbarez Armenian News
America and Armenia: Faith, Freedom, and Friendship  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia's free and fair parliamentary election this December represents a landmark victory for democracy, setting the stage, in 2019, for a strategic upgrade of ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 04:11:01 GMT
What It's Like To Be An AYF Intern In Armenia - Armenian Weekly
What It's Like To Be An AYF Intern In Armenia  Armenian Weekly

As both a former AYF-YOARF Intern and Director, I can say without hesitation that the internship program is one of the best things an Armenian can experience.


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Arzu Abdullayeva: Peace agent between Azerbaijan and Armenia - Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso
Arzu Abdullayeva: Peace agent between Azerbaijan and Armenia  Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso

Arzu Abdullayeva has faced threats, insults and even violent demonstrations because of his peace activism between Armenia and Azerbaijan. But she never ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:00:00 GMT
Headlines in History: Goshen College sends workers, aid to 1919 Armenia and Assyria - South Bend Tribune
Headlines in History: Goshen College sends workers, aid to 1919 Armenia and Assyria  South Bend Tribune

What was making news in our area during this week in years past? The History Museum offers these newspaper excerpts to give you an idea.


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 09:10:42 GMT
Newspaper: Armenia to be relieved of Upper Lars dependence, at end of February? - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Newspaper: Armenia to be relieved of Upper Lars dependence, at end of February?  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The Abkhazia and South Ossetia border checkpoints with Georgia could be put into operation by the end of February, according to Zhamanak ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Economist Ranks Armenia 'Country of the Year' - Armenian Weekly
The Economist Ranks Armenia 'Country of the Year'  Armenian Weekly

A few days ago, a bunch of journalists at the Economist got together and decided, like kindergarten teachers doling out their 'best student' award, which of the ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 05:06:31 GMT
Syria's Assad vows to restore Armenian Church in Deir ez-Zor - Armenpress.am
Syria's Assad vows to restore Armenian Church in Deir ez-Zor  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, JANUARY 10, ARMENPRESS. The meeting of President of Syria Bashar al-Assad and the Syrian-Armenians, Armenian businessmen was held in ...


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Foreign Policy Challenges and Priorities - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia's Foreign Policy Challenges and Priorities  Asbarez Armenian News

Foreign policy and diplomacy are critical components to Armenia's national security and socio-economic development; such decisions and alliances, ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia 'Committed To Further Integration' Within Eurasian Union - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Armenia 'Committed To Further Integration' Within Eurasian Union  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Acting Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian says his country is determined to continue "integration" within the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union (EES).


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:41:00 GMT
Armenia’s Ambassador Varuzan Nersesyan Presents Credentials to President Trump - MassisPost
Armenia’s Ambassador Varuzan Nersesyan Presents Credentials to President Trump  MassisPost

WASHINGTON, DC — On January 11th, 2019, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia Varuzhan Nersesyan presented his credentials to the President of the ...


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:15:57 GMT
New Armenia parliament to start its work at 10 am on January 14 - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
New Armenia parliament to start its work at 10 am on January 14  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The first session of the new National Assembly will start at 10 a.m. on January 14. According to the regulations, the first session will be held by the ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Paul Kaloustian designs Smart Center to bring 21st century education to rural Armenia - Wallpaper*
Paul Kaloustian designs Smart Center to bring 21st century education to rural Armenia  Wallpaper*

Paul Kaloustian's Children of Armenia Fund's Smart Center brings the 21st-century to the youth of rural Dibet with an array of after-school programmes.


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:40:50 GMT
Expert: Import of cheap labor is harmful for Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Expert: Import of cheap labor is harmful for Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – Armenia's economy experiences problems, and introduction of cheap labor was chosen while the wages decreasing, expert Hayk Balanyan told ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Tufenkian Foundation Celebrates 20th Anniversary in Armenia - Asbarez Armenian News
Tufenkian Foundation Celebrates 20th Anniversary in Armenia  Asbarez Armenian News

YEREVAN—Tufenkian Foundation, a New-York based charitable foundation working in Armenia and Artsakh, marked its 20th year of operations in Armenia this ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:28:00 GMT
Gazprom may cut down investments in Armenia: Russian media - Panorama.am
Gazprom may cut down investments in Armenia: Russian media  Panorama.am

The Russian natural gas giant, Gazprom may reduce investments in Armenia following the government change in the country, Kommersant reported, ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Senate Confirms New Envoys to Armenia and Azerbaijan - Asbarez Armenian News
Senate Confirms New Envoys to Armenia and Azerbaijan  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia and Azerbaijan will be starting 2019 with two new United States ambassadors after the senate on Wednesday confirmed Lynne Tracy and Earle ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
OUTLOOK 2019 Armenia - bne IntelliNews
OUTLOOK 2019 Armenia  bne IntelliNews

OUTLOOK 2019 Armenia. What a stupendous year 2018 was for 'velvet revolutionary' Pashinian. First a victorious revolution. Then a crushing election triumph.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 22:37:00 GMT
Armenia mulls purchasing Iranian gas — premier - TASS
Armenia mulls purchasing Iranian gas — premier  TASS

YEREVAN, January 7. /TASS/. Armenia keeps discussing the possibility of natural gas deliveries from Iran, Armenia's acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan told ...


Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia shamelessly violating int'l law – Turkish presidential aide - AzerNews
Armenia shamelessly violating int'l law – Turkish presidential aide  AzerNews

By continuing occupation of Azerbaijani lands, Armenia is shamelessly violating international law, said Yalcin Topcu, Turkish presidential aide, Trend reports ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 16:38:59 GMT
RPA: Armenia processes will negatively impact country's Eurasian integration - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
RPA: Armenia processes will negatively impact country's Eurasian integration  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Since there is no opposition in the parliament, new authorities lack clear ideology...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:42:56 GMT
Deadly Brawl in Kazakhstan Sparks Anti-Armenian Unrest - Armenian Weekly
Deadly Brawl in Kazakhstan Sparks Anti-Armenian Unrest  Armenian Weekly

Ethnic tensions have flared up in Kazakhstan following a deadly New Year's Eve brawl involving Armenians. According to reports, an alcohol-fueled fight broke ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 14:53:18 GMT
Ex-Armenia defense minister faces charges - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Ex-Armenia defense minister faces charges  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – Former defense minister of Armenia Seyran Ohanyan has been charged in line with the March 1, 2008 case, Armenian News-NEWS.am has ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:07:30 GMT
Armenia's Ambassador discusses prospects of cooperation with IKEA (PHOTO) - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia's Ambassador discusses prospects of cooperation with IKEA (PHOTO)  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Armenia's Ambassador to the Netherlands Tigran Balayan visited IKEA headquarters in the city of Delft. He discussed the prospects of cooperation with Armenia ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:40:29 GMT
Armenia official: Talks in progress to have alternative route to Upper Lars highway - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia official: Talks in progress to have alternative route to Upper Lars highway  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

But taking into account those restrictions that we have and the weather restrictions…


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 10:06:50 GMT
Analyst: There are problems in My Step Alliance-Bright Armenia Party relations - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Analyst: There are problems in My Step Alliance-Bright Armenia Party relations  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – There are problems in relations between the political forces of Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Edmon Marukyan—that is, between the ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 13:36:51 GMT
Armenia Migration Service: 2,000 India nationals were granted residence status in 2018 - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia Migration Service: 2,000 India nationals were granted residence status in 2018  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – A total of 21,061 Indian citizens have entered Armenia in the first nine months of 2018, but 18,095 of them later departed from the country.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia snowmobile crash results in fatality | Regional news - Portage Daily Register
Armenia snowmobile crash results in fatality | Regional news  Portage Daily Register

A Jan. 3 snowmobile crash in the Town of Armenia resulted in the snowmobiler's death, according to the Juneau County Sheriff's Department. The crash was ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:41:38 GMT
Tax incentives increase tomato smuggling from Turkey to Armenia - Ahval
Tax incentives increase tomato smuggling from Turkey to Armenia  Ahval

Tomato smuggling from Turkey to Armenia has increased since the Armenian government introduced new tax incentives in summer allowing natural persons to ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 13:05:25 GMT
Armenia explores gas supplies from Iran as officials respond to Russian price hike - bne IntelliNews
Armenia explores gas supplies from Iran as officials respond to Russian price hike  bne IntelliNews

Armenia remains in discussions on the potential for gas deliveries from Iran, Armenia's Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian told reporters on January 7 as ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenian Police and Academy of Justice strengthen the response to violence against women and domestic violence - Council of Europe
Armenian Police and Academy of Justice strengthen the response to violence against women and domestic violence  Council of Europe

The Council of Europe organised the conference Paving the way towards the ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
IMF assesses stability and risks of Armenia's banking system - Armenpress.am
IMF assesses stability and risks of Armenia's banking system  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 21, ARMENPRESS. On November 30, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the Financial ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:32:00 GMT
Azerbaijan ramps up anti-Armenian hysteria – Elibekova - Panorama.am
Azerbaijan ramps up anti-Armenian hysteria – Elibekova  Panorama.am

On January 13-19, 1990, the Azerbaijani authorities organized and carried out mass massacre of the Armenian population in Baku. About a quarter of a million ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Changes on Azerbaijani-Armenian border scare Armenians - AzerNews
Changes on Azerbaijani-Armenian border scare Armenians  AzerNews

Yerevan is frightened by any actions of Baku, even in the most peace-loving initiatives it sees far-reaching military plans.


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 13:53:14 GMT
17:53 53-year-old person found dead in dormitory of Armenia astrophysical observatory - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
17:53 53-year-old person found dead in dormitory of Armenia astrophysical observatory  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

A fire and rescue squad was dispatched to the scene…


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia elections and their aftermath - New Eastern Europe
Armenia elections and their aftermath  New Eastern Europe

Nikol Pashinyan took it all. After months of struggling to serve as prime minister without parliamentary support, he finally got the majority he needed.


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 17:26:06 GMT
Armenia and Artsakh FMs meet: Peace is a priority, but do not confuse it with lack of determination - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia and Artsakh FMs meet: Peace is a priority, but do not confuse it with lack of determination  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The ministers noted the importance of regular bilateral political consultations...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ANCA Welcomes Congressional Call for Upgrade in U.S.-Armenia Strategic Partnership - Asbarez Armenian News
ANCA Welcomes Congressional Call for Upgrade in U.S.-Armenia Strategic Partnership  Asbarez Armenian News

In the wake of the Armenian people's unprecedented peaceful political transition, the Congressional Armenian Caucus leadership has urged the U.S. State ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:51:07 GMT
Official: Question of Russian gas supplies to Armenia is open - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Official: Question of Russian gas supplies to Armenia is open  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Armenian government is in contact with the Russian side...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:17:28 GMT
How many ministries will new Armenia government have? - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
How many ministries will new Armenia government have?  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The draft on the changes in the makeup of the Government of Armenia is in circulation right now; and when all viewpoints are summed up, it will be ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BBC World Service - Assignment, Armenia: Return to a Town that Died, Lost in the rubble of the 1988 Armenian Earthquake - BBC News
BBC World Service - Assignment, Armenia: Return to a Town that Died, Lost in the rubble of the 1988 Armenian Earthquake  BBC News

A heartbreaking encounter for two UK firefighters as they searched for survivors.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences scholars discuss future of Armenia-China relations with Armenian counterparts - Armenpress.am
Chinese Academy of Social Sciences scholars discuss future of Armenia-China relations with Armenian counterparts  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 17, ARMENPRESS. Leading scholars from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences were invited by the “China-Eurasia” Council for ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Russia Wants to Curtail Western Military Presence In Armenia - Asbarez Armenian News
Russia Wants to Curtail Western Military Presence In Armenia  Asbarez Armenian News

Moscow and Yerevan are planning to sign an agreement that will bar third countries from deploying military personnel in Armenia, Russian Foreign Minister ...


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