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SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE FESTIVE EVENTS IN ARTSAKH09.05.2017

SERZH SARGSYAN PARTICIPATED AT THE FESTIVE EVENTS IN ARTSAKH

President Serzh Sargsyan, who is in Artsakh on a working visit, participated today at the festive events in Stepanakert and Shushi dedicated to Victory Day, the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Defense Army of Artsakh and liberation of Shushi. This morning, together with the Artsakh authorities, members of the governmental delegation from Armenia, people of Artsakh and guests, who have arrived to Artsakh to participate in the festivities, at the Revival Square in Stepanakert Serzh... more →

Resolution on violation of human rights of the blogger Alexander Lapshin, which was submitted by the RPA Youth Organization, has been unanimously adopted by EDS08.05.2017

Resolution on violation of human rights of the blogger Alexander Lapshin, which was submitted by the RPA Youth Organization, has been unanimously adopted by EDS

On 3-7 May the EDS Council meeting on the theme “Arctic and the EU” was held in Oslo. Anna Ohanyan and Varduhi Sargsyan represented the Youth Organization of the Republican Party of Armenia. Within the framework of the program the member of RPA Youth Organization and the EDS Co-Chair Anna Ohanyan submitted a resolution on the violation of human rights of the famous blogger Alexander Lapshin and three Members of the European Parliament who carried out an observation mission during... more →

Inspection Reform Coordination Council Holds Meeting05.05.2017

Inspection Reform Coordination Council Holds Meeting

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan chaired a regular meeting of the Inspection Reform Coordination Council, which was held in the Office of Government. The Council discussed and approved a bill to create an educational inspectorate by the Ministry of Education and Science. The proposal was said to have been discussed with the government departments concerned. The bill provides that the standing department of education by the Ministry of Education and Science shall be dissolved within three... more →

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN RECEIVED GOVERNOR OF SAINT PETERSBURG GEORGI POLTAVCHENKO05.05.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN RECEIVED GOVERNOR OF SAINT PETERSBURG GEORGI POLTAVCHENKO

President Serzh Sargsyan received today Governor of Saint Petersburg Georgi Poltavchenko who has arrived to Armenia in the framework of the Days of Saint Petersburg in Yerevan program. The President of Armenia welcomed the guest and stressed the importance of conducting Days of Saint Petersburg in Yerevan project which has become a good tradition. According to the President, the project provides an efficient platform for the discussions related to the expansion of cooperation between the... more →

Government Set to Support Startups in Priority Areas04.05.2017

Government Set to Support Startups in Priority Areas

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. With reference to the Government’s policy of subsidizing the economic entities engaged in priority areas, the Prime Minister stated in part, “We have repeatedly talked about the need for providing targeted and effective assistance in priority sectors of Armenia’s economy. We believe the time has come for... more →

Prime Minister Reviews Armenia’s Digital Development Strategy Prospects03.05.2017

Prime Minister Reviews Armenia’s Digital Development Strategy Prospects

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan held a consultative meeting to discuss the prospects for Armenia’s digital development. A top-level task force was said to have been established based on the statement issued by the heads of EEU-member States. On May 26, 2017, the task force will report back progress in its activities to the heads of EEU-member States’ governments. In this context, reference was made to the definition of priorities in different areas of digitalization, the... more →