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Head of the NA RPA Faction Meets the Ambassador of Ukraine to Armenia01.03.2012

Head of the NA RPA Faction Meets the Ambassador of Ukraine to Armenia

On February 15 Galust Sahakyan, Head of the RPA faction of the National Assembly, received Ivan Kukhta, Ambassador of Ukraine to the Republic of Armenia. Highly appreciating the continuous development and reinforcement of the political-economic ties, inter-parliamentary relations between Armenia and Ukraine. Both sides have recorded that the possibilities of comprehensive cooperation of the two countries much bigger, which by the implementation of different joint programmes, persistent... more →

National Assembly Ends the Work of the Four-Day Sittings01.03.2012

National Assembly Ends the Work of the Four-Day Sittings

On March 1 the RA National Assembly continued the work of the four-day sittings. On the NA Speaker Samvel Nikoyan’s proposal the deputies honored the memory of the victims of tragic events, which took place in Yerevan four years ago on March 1, with a minute of silence. The NA Speaker has informed the deputies that the pupils and teachers from about three dozens of schools in Tavush Marz and Yerevan were watching the sitting of the parliament within the framework of the... more →

Haikyan Awards Ceremony Was Held29.02.2012

Haikyan Awards Ceremony Was Held

Attended by Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, the Haikyan Awards Ceremony was held today at the headquarters of Armenia’s Youth Foundation in Yerevan. Haikyan awards were presented to those youth and student entities having excelled in different fields of youth policy in 2011. The awards were handed out by the Prime Minister himself.”The most important goal of the contest is to encourage and promote activity and self-organization among the youth. This may raise the overall level of... more →

Republican Party of Armenia goes to elections with clear conscience, RPA MP is sure29.02.2012

Republican Party of Armenia goes to elections with clear conscience, RPA MP is sure

The regular parliamentary elections, which will determine the priorities of the upcoming 5 years, are approaching, MP of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) Artak Zakaryan stated Tuesday at the National Assembly. "Our goal is to present a pre-electoral program, which will express the demands and wishes of all classes of society. Republican Party of Armenia has always been honest with society and has created an atmosphere of dialogue," said Artak Zakaryan. He noted that they... more →

Serzh Sargsyan handed the RA State Awards for 201124.02.2012

Serzh Sargsyan handed the RA State Awards for 2011

By the decree of President Serzh Sargsyan, at the recommendation of the State Award Commission in the end of 2011, a group of individuals were awarded RA State Awards for 2011. The official ceremony of handing the awards took place today at the Presidential Palace. RA State Award for 2011 in the area of arts and literature were awarded to: In the area of literature and political journalism - to the Holder of Movses Khorenats medal, writer and translator Hovhannes Grigorian for the book... more →

Serzh Sargsyan received members of the delegation of the Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of Euronest22.02.2012

Serzh Sargsyan received members of the delegation of the Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of Euronest

President Serzh Sargsyan received today members of the delegation of the Committee on Social Affairs, Education, Culture and Civil Society of the Parliamentary Assembly of Euronest, who have arrived to Armenia to participate at the Committee meeting.  The President of Armenia welcomed the members of the delegation and wished the meeting of the Committee productive work. Serzh Sargsyan underlined that Armenia had ab origine welcomed the creation of Euronest - a parliamentary platform... more →