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Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan met with Paris Mayor09.03.2017

Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan met with Paris Mayor

Within the frames of the RA President Serzh Sargsyan's official visit to the Republic of France Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan met with the Mayor of Paris Ann Hidalgo. Greeting his Yerevan colleague Paris Mayor first of all thanked Mayor Taron Margaryan for the consistence and willingness aimed at strengthening and developing the ties between Yerevan and Paris adding that she considered this meeting to be not only a protocol one but also a fine opportunity to meet a good friend again. ... more →

IN HONOR OF PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN THE PRESIDENT OF FRANCE GAVE OFFICIAL RECEPTION09.03.2017

IN HONOR OF PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN THE PRESIDENT OF FRANCE GAVE OFFICIAL RECEPTION

In honor of President Serzh Sargsyan, who is in France on official visit, in the evening of March 8 President François Hollande at the Élysée Palace gave an official reception. Presidents Sargsyan and Hollande made reciprocal toasts in which they spoke about the Armenian-French centuries-long friendship, strong interstate relations formed in 25 years after the establishment of diplomatic relations and prospects of their development, issues of the bilateral agenda,... more →

PM Instructs to Streamline Small Hydropower Sector09.03.2017

PM Instructs to Streamline Small Hydropower Sector

A regular Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan. Before proceeding to the agenda, the Prime Minister gave a number of instructions. Regarding the small hydropower sector, the Prime Minister stated in part, “Prioritizing the need for environmental protection and the development of renewable energy, the Republic of Armenia is taking steps to encourage the development of small hydropower plants, establishing long-term and reasonable sales prices,... more →

Galust Sahakyan Receives Minister of Foreign Affairs of Hellenic Republic09.03.2017

Galust Sahakyan Receives Minister of Foreign Affairs of Hellenic Republic

On March 9, the RA NA Speaker Galust Sahakyan received Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic Nikolaos Kotzias. Welcoming the Minister in the National Assembly, Galust Sahakyan highlighted the traditional friendly relations between Armenia and Greece, the historical common past and the commonalities of spiritual and cultural values. Mentioning the fact of the recognition of the Armenian Genocide by Greece in 1996, the NA Speaker expressed his gratitude for the adoption of... more →

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE MAYOR OF LYON GÉRARD COLLOMB09.03.2017

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE MAYOR OF LYON GÉRARD COLLOMB

President Serzh Sargsyan, who is in France on official visit, today left Paris for Lyon, which has a sizable Armenian population. In Lyon, he met with the Mayor of Lyon Gérard Collomb. Before that, the delegation of the President of Armenia visited La Place Bellecour and laid a wreath at the memorial dedicated to the victims of the Armenian Genocide and paid tribute to their memory. At the meeting, which took place at the City Hall, President Sargsyan thanked Mayor Collomb for the... more →

Surprise for women on the occasion of Women's Day08.03.2017

Surprise for women on the occasion of Women's Day

RPA Women's Council headed by the Chair of the Council Hermine Naghdalyan and National Centre of Chamber Music made a surprise for women ahead of Women's Day. This year women's month launched at the National Centre of Chamber music, where participants attended the concert by soloists of «Art Cinema» state ensemble. The event was attended by women of the Republican Party of Armenia, as well as women of those Armenian NGOs with whom RPA Women's Council always... more →