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Ara Babloyan Receives NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Caucasus and Central Asia13.06.2017

Ara Babloyan Receives NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Caucasus and Central Asia

On June 13, the RA NA President Ara Babloyan received the NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai. Welcoming James Appathurai in the National Assembly, Ara Babloyan has documented that the relations with NATO are based on partnership. According to the RA NA President’s words, Armenia’s participation in the Partnership for Peace program is assessed as an important component of the multi-layer security system of... more →

Taron Margaryan takes his oath and assumes office of Yerevan Mayor12.06.2017

Taron Margaryan takes his oath and assumes office of Yerevan Mayor

The inauguration ceremony of the newly-elected Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan was held during the solemn meeting of the Council of Elders of Yerevan convened on June 12. In accordance with part 1, Paragraph 47 of the RA Law “On local self-governance in the city of Yerevan” Yerevan Mayor assigns his powers by the order determined by law-by taking his oath during the meeting of the Council of Elders called on the third calendar day after election. According to the same law, the... more →

PRESIDENT PAYS TRIBUTE TO MEMORY OF STATESMAN, POLITICIAN ANDRANIK MARGARYAN12.06.2017

PRESIDENT PAYS TRIBUTE TO MEMORY OF STATESMAN, POLITICIAN ANDRANIK MARGARYAN

On the birthday of renowned statesman, political figure, late Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Andranik Margaryan, accompanied by the top leadership of the Republic, President Serzh Sargsyan visited today Komitas Pantheon in Yerevan to pay tribute to the memory of Andranik Margaryan.     more →

ON RUSSIA STATE HOLIDAY, PRESIDENT CONGRATULATES TOP LEADERSHIP OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION, VISITS RF EMBASSY IN ARMENIA12.06.2017

ON RUSSIA STATE HOLIDAY, PRESIDENT CONGRATULATES TOP LEADERSHIP OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION, VISITS RF EMBASSY IN ARMENIA

On the occasion of Russia’s State holiday - Russia Day - President Serzh Sargsyan visited today the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Armenia. Serzh Sargsyan congratulated RF Ambassador Ivan Volinkin, the embassy staff and the brotherly people of Russia, wishing them peace and prosperity. On this occasion, the President of the Republic of Armenia sent congratulatory messages to RF President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. In the congratulatory message... more →

PRESIDENT ATTENDS CEREMONY OF INAUGURATION OF YEREVAN MAYOR12.06.2017

PRESIDENT ATTENDS CEREMONY OF INAUGURATION OF YEREVAN MAYOR

President Serzh Sargsyan attended today the solemn ceremony of inauguration of newly elected Mayor of Yerevan Taron Margaryan, which was held during the special meeting of the Council of Elders of Yerevan. The President congratulated Taron Margaryan and the members of the newly elected Council of Elders on assuming responsibility for the governance of the capital city. The President of Armenia addressed the participants of the ceremonious event with congratulatory remarks.   ... more →

Prime Minister Meets Georgian First Deputy Prime Minister10.06.2017

Prime Minister Meets Georgian First Deputy Prime Minister

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan met today with the First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance Dimitri Kumsishvili-led Georgian delegation in attendance of the annual meeting of the Belgium and the Netherlands-led subgroup of International Monetary Fund and World Bank, which is being held in Dilijan. The Armenian Prime Minister and the First Deputy Prime Minister of Georgia discussed the agenda of bilateral relations, including economic cooperation-related issues, in particular. ... more →