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Government Set to Support Startups in Priority Areas04.05.2017

Government Set to Support Startups in Priority Areas

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. With reference to the Government’s policy of subsidizing the economic entities engaged in priority areas, the Prime Minister stated in part, “We have repeatedly talked about the need for providing targeted and effective assistance in priority sectors of Armenia’s economy. We believe the time has come for... more →

Prime Minister Reviews Armenia’s Digital Development Strategy Prospects03.05.2017

Prime Minister Reviews Armenia’s Digital Development Strategy Prospects

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan held a consultative meeting to discuss the prospects for Armenia’s digital development. A top-level task force was said to have been established based on the statement issued by the heads of EEU-member States. On May 26, 2017, the task force will report back progress in its activities to the heads of EEU-member States’ governments. In this context, reference was made to the definition of priorities in different areas of digitalization, the... more →

MINISTER VAHAN MARTIROSSIAN REPORTED TO THE PRESIDENT ON THE STRUCTURAL CHANGES AT THE MINISTRY AND ONGOING PROGRAMS03.05.2017

MINISTER VAHAN MARTIROSSIAN REPORTED TO THE PRESIDENT ON THE STRUCTURAL CHANGES AT THE MINISTRY AND ONGOING PROGRAMS

Today, at the working meeting with the President of Armenia, Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies Vahan Martirossian reported on the structural changes at the Ministry, resolution of the problems existing in different areas coordinated by the Ministry, and the process of implementation of a number of programs. In particular, Minister Martirossian reported on the maintenance and use of the state roads, events envisaged by the RA Five-year Road Safety Program... more →

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN ATTENDED A FESTIVE EVENT DEDICATED TO LABOR DAY01.05.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN ATTENDED A FESTIVE EVENT DEDICATED TO LABOR DAY

President Serzh Sargsyan and Mrs. Rita Sargsyan today at the K. Demirjian Sport and Concert Complex attended a festive event organized by the Grand Holding Company and dedicated to the Armenian workers. Present at the event were also over seven thousand employees of the Company. President Serzh Sargsyan awarded the Chief Technologist of the Grand Holding Company Seryozha Hovakimian with the Medal For Distinguished Labor for his years-long diligent and productive work.  more →

RPA Youth Organization has participated in the 11th congress of YEPP01.05.2017

RPA Youth Organization has participated in the 11th congress of YEPP

On 27-30 April in Dubrovnik the 11th YEPP Congress on the theme “Reuniting Europe” was held. Lilit Belglaryan, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Relations of RPA YO, represented Armenia. Within the framework of the Congress discussions were held concerning the European Public Diplomacy in the context of developing relations and deepening co-operation. Participants held a meeting with the Prime-Minister of Croatia Andrey Plenkovich. On the concluding day the new board... more →

Young Republicans participated in the program organized for young politicians from the South Caucasus28.04.2017

Young Republicans participated in the program organized for young politicians from the South Caucasus

On 23-27 April in Berlin and Leipzig KAS organized a student program for young politicians of the South Caucasus. 16 young politicians from Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan took part in it. Armenia was represented by 6 participants, 3 of them were members of RPA Youth Organization: Hasmik Ghazaryan, Varduhi Sargsyan and Ruben Tovmasyan. Within the framework of the program young people held meetings with members of the Youth Organization of CDU, KAS researchers and representatives of... more →