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Galust Sahakyan Takes Part in the Sitting of the ASPU Trustees Board26.12.2016

Galust Sahakyan Takes Part in the Sitting of the ASPU Trustees Board

On December 26, the RA NA Speaker, President of the Trustees Board of Khachatur Abovyan Armenian State Pedagogical University (ASPU) Galsut Sahakyan attended the sitting of the Board at the end of the year. First, the Chancellor of the University Ruben Mirzakhanyan introduced to the NA Speaker the works done during 2016, detailed the implemented educational programmes, and talked about modern training technologies. In his word, the Chancellor also touched upon students’ exchange of... more →

PM holds New Year-dated festive reception for mass media representatives26.12.2016

PM holds New Year-dated festive reception for mass media representatives

In connection with the New Year and Christmas holidays, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan held a festive reception for mass media representatives in the Conference Hall of the Government. The Premier congratulated media representatives on the upcoming holidays and wished their families homely warmth, peace and love. “I hope the New Year will give you the opportunity to meet with your friends and family members, exchange best wishes that may come true. I wish you back to daily work... more →

PM: “ICT can be the locomotive that will change the economy, the environment and culture.”23.12.2016

PM: “ICT can be the locomotive that will change the economy, the environment and culture.”

Chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, another discussion on the development of information and communication technology (ICT) was held in the Office of Government. The Prime Minister was given details of the proposals on short and long term development of the ICT sector and the status of the projects under development. He was informed that discussions are underway within the joint working group of stakeholders’ representatives. Karen Karapetyan stressed the need to push... more →

National Assembly Ends Work of Extraordinary Session23.12.2016

National Assembly Ends Work of Extraordinary Session

On December 23, the parliament continued the work of the extraordinary session. The deputies by voting in the first reading the draft law on Amending the RA law on State Duty, ratified the loan agreement N CAM 1007 01 D signed between the RA Government and the French Development Agency on November 30, 2016, the loan agreement Stability Support Programme of Substructures: Second Phase (current functions) signed on November 11, 2016 between the Republic of Armenia and the Asian Development... more →

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE YSU BOARD OF TRUSTEES END-OF-THE-YEAR MEETING23.12.2016

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE YSU BOARD OF TRUSTEES END-OF-THE-YEAR MEETING

The President of Armenia, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Yerevan State University Serzh Sargsyan today participated at the end-of-the-year meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Yerevan State University Fund which took place at the Scientific Council Hall. The members of the Board discussed and approved the report of the rector on the works conducted at the main directions of the YSU activities in the 2015-2016 academic year and assessed the activities of the University as... more →

Galust Sahakyan Receives Delegation Led by Leonid Kalashnikov22.12.2016

Galust Sahakyan Receives Delegation Led by Leonid Kalashnikov

On December 22, the RA NA Speaker Galust Sahakyan received the Chair of the RF Federal Assembly State Duma Committee on the CIS Affairs, Eurasian Integration and Links with Compatriots Leonid Kalashnikov. Welcoming the guests, the Head of the parliament has underlined that the Armenian-Russian relations have centuries-old and rich history of traditional friendship, which serve as a firm basis for the strategic cooperation existing between the two countries. Galust Sahakyan expressed... more →