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“Armenian-Russian relations boast great potential for further progress” – PM Attends Strategic Forum Opening24.03.2017

“Armenian-Russian relations boast great potential for further progress” – PM Attends Strategic Forum Opening

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan participated in the opening of the Strategic Conference as attended by the representatives of the Government Center for Strategic Initiatives and a joint delegation from the RF Agency of Strategic Initiatives (ASI) and the Leaders’ Club for the promotion of business initiatives. Welcoming the participants, Karen Karapetyan said that the forums which bring together clever, creative, patriotic people are useful in terms of formulating new ideas,... more →

NEWLY APPOINTED AMBASSADOR OF ISRAEL PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN23.03.2017

NEWLY APPOINTED AMBASSADOR OF ISRAEL PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN

The newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Israel to Armenia Eliyahu Yerushalmi (residence in Jerusalem) presented his credentials to President Serzh Sargsyan. The President congratulated the Ambassador and underscored that the Armenian authorities stand ready to support activities of the Ambassador, aimed at the strengthening and development of the Armenian-Israeli relations. Serzh Sargsyan noted that the centuries-long Armenian-Israeli historical ties obligate... more →

PRESIDENT RECEIVED DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE RF AGENCY FOR STRATEGIC INITIATIVES AND PRESIDENT OF LEADERS’ CLUB23.03.2017

PRESIDENT RECEIVED DIRECTOR GENERAL OF THE RF AGENCY FOR STRATEGIC INITIATIVES AND PRESIDENT OF LEADERS’ CLUB

President Serzh Sargsyan received today the Director General of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives created by the government of the Russian Federation Svetlana Chupshaeva and President of the Leaders’ Club Artyom Avetissian. Together with their delegations, they have arrived to Armenia by the invitation of the Center for Strategic Initiatives of the RA government. The President welcomed the guests and noted with satisfaction that the Armenian-Russian relations and cooperation... more →

PM instructs to deal with the problem of unemployment, especially female unemployment in Lori Marz23.03.2017

PM instructs to deal with the problem of unemployment, especially female unemployment in Lori Marz

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. Evoking his recent trip to Lori Marz, the Prime Minister said to have seen many opportunities to create new jobs in the Marz, especially for women, and went on to advise that that a relevant instruction has been given to Minister of Economic Development and Investment Suren Karayan. The Prime Minister said that there is... more →

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT, PRIME MINISTER, MINISTER OF DEFENSE AND EMIR OF DUBAI MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM22.03.2017

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE VICE PRESIDENT, PRIME MINISTER, MINISTER OF DEFENSE AND EMIR OF DUBAI MOHAMMED BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM

Today, in Abu Dhabi President Serzh Sargsyan met with the Vice President, Prime Minister, Minister of Defense and Emir of Dubai Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The President of Armenia expressed gratitude for the traditionally warm reception extended by the Emirate to his delegation. Noting that it hasn’t been long since he met last time with Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President Sargsyan recalled warmly his official visit conducted to the United Arab Emirates nearly four... more →

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE ARMENIAN-EMIRATES INVESTMENT FORUM22.03.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE ARMENIAN-EMIRATES INVESTMENT FORUM

President Serzh Sargsyan, who is the United Arab Emirates on a working visit, participated today at the Armenia - United Arab Emirates investment forum. The forum is organized under the high auspices of the President of Armenia and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Emirate, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan. The forum organized by Armenia’s Development Fund and Chamber of Commerce of Abu Dhabi is called to boost economic relations... more →