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Mayor Taron Margaryan awards winners of citywide memorial chess tournament31.05.2017

Mayor Taron Margaryan awards winners of citywide memorial chess tournament

With the assistance of Yerevan Mayor, the president of Yerevan Chess Federation Taron Margaryan, the citywide memorial chess tournament between schoolchildren dedicated to the Olympic chess champion, international grand master Karen Asryan has been held in the capital for the third time. Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan, the vice-president of the Armenian Chess Federation Smbat Lputyan as well as Karen Asryan’s parents were present at the ceremony of closing of the tournament held in... more →

PM Introduces Newly Appointed Minister of Justice David Haroutunyan30.05.2017

PM Introduces Newly Appointed Minister of Justice David Haroutunyan

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan introduced today newly appointed Minister of Justice David Haroutunyan to the Ministry Staff. Congratulating David Haroutunyan on his appointment to the new position, the Premier stated in part, “The Ministry of Justice is an important link in the government, given the challenges stemming from the adoption of the new Constitution and the ensuing legislative amendments. In general, we have formulated our vision of what kind of Armenia we want to see in... more →

Ara Babloyan Receives Ambassador of Czech Republic to Armenia29.05.2017

Ara Babloyan Receives Ambassador of Czech Republic to Armenia

On May 29, the RA NA President Ara Babloyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to the RA Petr Mikyska. Welcoming the Ambassador in the parliament, Ara Babloyan highlighted the role of the inter-parliamentary relations, especially the parliamentary friendship groups in the development of the bilateral relations. The RA NA President expressed his gratitude to the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament for adopting the resolution on... more →

RA PRESIDENTIAL AWARD CEREMONY 2016 TOOK PLACE26.05.2017

RA PRESIDENTIAL AWARD CEREMONY 2016 TOOK PLACE

Today, at the Presidential Palace, there took place the Presidential Award ceremony for 2016. Awards, which are bestowed for a considerable contribution to a number of areas, as well as the certificate and monetary prizes were handed to the awardess by President Serzh Sargsyan and the representative of the Robert Boghossian and Sons Fund, benefactor from Diaspora Jean Boghossian. Presidential awards were bestowed based on the relevant Presidential decrees and proposals of the special... more →

RA Prime Minister Attends Meeting of CIS Council of Heads of Government26.05.2017

RA Prime Minister Attends Meeting of CIS Council of Heads of Government

The Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan-headed governmental delegation is paying a working visit to Kazan, Russian Federation, to attend the meetings of the CIS Heads of Government Council and the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council. The CIS Heads of Government Council’s narrow-format and enlarged meetings discussed issues related to the further development of economic cooperation. After the CIS Heads of Government Council’s extended meeting, the heads of government signed a number... more →

PM Receives Delegation of German Mangold Consulting GmbH Company23.05.2017

PM Receives Delegation of German Mangold Consulting GmbH Company

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan received a delegation from German Mangold Consulting GmbH, which was headed by Company President Klaus Mangold. In attendance was Armenia Development Initiatives (IDeA) Foundation co-founder Ruben Vardanyan. The meeting focused on agriculture, tourism, e-governance, education, cooperation in the fields of information technology, the involvement of German companies in these areas, as well as issues related to the implementation of joint projects. The... more →