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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 →

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE MEMBERS OF THE MOUVEMENT DES ENTREPRISES DE FRANCE ORGANIZATION08.03.2017

PRESIDENT MET WITH THE MEMBERS OF THE MOUVEMENT DES ENTREPRISES DE FRANCE ORGANIZATION

In the framework of his official visit to France, President Serzh Sargsyan today met with the members of the largest employer federation in France Mouvement des entreprises de France (MEDEF). The Federation is a link between the French entrepreneurs, leaders of different countries and private sectors. This structure, which is responsible for international cooperation, promotes and supports activities of French enterprises and through the meetings such as this one creates opportunities for... more →

 PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN HAS STARTED HIS OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE FRENCH REPUBLIC07.03.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN HAS STARTED HIS OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE FRENCH REPUBLIC

Today, President Serzh Sargsyan has arrived to France on official visit by the invitation of the President of France François Hollande. At the Court of Honor of Les Invalides Palace in Paris there took place the official ceremony of welcoming the President of Armenia. After the welcoming ceremony, President Sargsyan and his delegation left for the headquarters of the International Organization of Francophonie, where he will meet with the Secretary General of the Organization... more →