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Government of Armenia gives green light to agreement on Armenia's accession to EEU

Armenian soldier killed on border

NKR authorities hand over a raider's dead body to Azerbaijan

Ara Haroutiunyan: No customs point may open between NKR and Armenia

Hakob Injigulyan, an Armenian who had been in captivity in Azerbaijan for a year, back to Armenia via a third country

Forum of Armenian Associations of Europe calls on all the public organizations and politicians to join the rally of the opposition three

Heritage circulates in the Parliament a draft statement on Suren Khachatryan

Fitch affirms Rostelecom's investment grade rating of BBB - with a stable outlook

From now on all Orange Prepaid and Eagle customers can activate their favorite number and call forever for free

"MTS Connect LTE" modem for free in case of subscribing to an "MTS Connect LTE" or "Internet Express" tariff plan

Despite all obstacles created by Municipality of Ararat, parliamentary opposition is committed to hold its rally in that city

Political expert: Republican Party of Armenia has some problems with replacement of Serzh Sargsyan

Moscow International Currency Association to hold an International Banking Conference in Yerevan

EBRD to provide AMD equivalent of $5 million to ArmSwissbank for SME finance

Aram Manukyan: Amendments to the Law on Turnover Tax may develop into serious political processes

Ameriabank anticipating 50% growth of trade finance portfolio in 2015

Minister: Government of Armenia does not seek to rename Sports and Concert Complex after K. Demirchyan

Oppositionist: Nikol Pashinyan asks Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan to give recidivist Suren Khachatryan a position in the Government

SME representatives in Gyumri block city's central streets in protest of new turnover tax

Because of the Greek president's aircraft trouble, the flight from Zvartnots airport of Yerevan was delayed

The President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias visited Yerevan Brandy Company

Anelik Bank lowers Bank-Client tariff and S.W.I.F.T. commission

Parliament's extraordinary sitting on the law on amending the Law on Turnover Tax has not taken place due to RPA's boycott

Orange Foundation and Armenian Eye Care Project launch a joint online campaign to help children to fight blindness

Armenia ranked 78th in World Press Freedom Index 2014 of Reporters Without Borders

FMO lends Araratbank $15mln for business projects by export-oriented companies

Open Day to be held at UWC Dilijan on October 5

In Jan-Aug 2014 Ameriabank exceeds a number of targets and is ready to conquer new heights

Armenia launches a single cultural portal providing a unique opportunity to acquire e-tickets by online payment

Turkish Construction Company launches activity in Armenia

Turkish journalists who urge apology for Armenians receive letters with threats

Air Armenia becomes regular air carrier from Novosibirsk to Yerevan

Sellers in Gyumri also protest against the new turnover tax

VivaCell-MTS implemented the 5th draw "365"

Anne Brasseur says PACE seeks to establish contacts between Armenian and Azerbaijani delegations

PACE adopts decision to prepare report on "increase of tension in Nagorno Karabakh and other occupied territories of Azerbaijan"

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank creates ACBA Business Partner sub-brand

Artifacts from Armenian Highlands cause sensation in the world of science

Vice Speaker: Armenian-Russian relations should develop and deepen

Argentinean writer: One more Armenian Genocide is taking place in Aleppo

Armenia ranked 4th in Eastern Partnership Media Freedom Index for first half of 2014

Opinion: SCR plays an important role in communications

River of Hrazdan overruns its banks, as intensive water releases from Lake Sevan launched

Turkish intellectuals urge apology to Armenian students

Hay Tar Mobile App now free of charge

VTB Bank (Armenia) wins Public Rating's Best Bank award

Georgia will temporarily close Upper Lars border crossing because of landslide danger

Nikol Pashinyan again publicly accuses Surik Khachatryan of direct complicity in Avetik Budaghyan's murder

Russian expert: Armenia should be interested in Russian-Azeri arms deals

Leader of Marxist Party of Armenia dies

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02/10 11:11 Hakob Injigulyan, an Armenian who had been in captivity in Azerbaijan for a year, back to Armenia via a third country

Armenian serviceman Hakob Injigulyan, who had been held captive in Azerbaijan for a year, arrived back to Armenia via a third country overnight.

Government of Armenia gives green light to agreement on Armenia's accession to EEU

Introducing the draft decision on 2 October, Deputy Minister of Finance Suren Karayan recalled that yet on September 3, 2013 in Moscow Serzh Sargsyan and Vladimir Putin confirmed the aim of the Republic of Armenia and the Russian Federation in the direction of further development of economic integration processes in the Eurasian territory. The

Forum of Armenian Associations of Europe calls on all the public organizations and politicians to join the rally of the opposition three

Forum of Armenian Associations of Europe (FAAE) has called on all the public organizations and politicians to join the rally of the opposition three (Armenian National Congress, Prosperous Armenia Party and Heritage party) in Yerevan.

Turkish Construction Company launches activity in Armenia

'Ozturkler Holding' becomes the first Turkish company to launch activity in Armenia. 'Ozturkler Holding' is engaged in housing construction.

Air Armenia becomes regular air carrier from Novosibirsk to Yerevan

Air Armenia is appointed as regular air carrier from Novosibirsk-Yerevan, RBC reported. According to the source, S7 Airlines is the only company making passenger transportation Novosibirsk- Yerevan-Novosibirsk. The Foreign Ministry of Armenia confirmed the appointment of Air Armenia CJSC with an appropriate note.

Open Day to be held at UWC Dilijan on October 5

On that day the applicants will get an opportunity to receive information about the UWC program, educational system, criteria of admission of students and the procedure of admission to other UWC colleges. "We will be glad to meet with senior formers, who are interested in studying at UWC", says the press release sent to ArmInfo. To attend the Open Day, one should register at http://www.etouches.com/openday.

Artifacts from Armenian Highlands cause sensation in the world of science

Researcher from the Archeology and Ethnography Institute of Armenia Boris Gasparyan said that an Armenian-US expedition has found very interesting artifacts in the community of Nor Geghi, the Hrazdan Gorge, where they have worked since 2007. "We have found 320,000-300,000 year-old stone tools, used by Homo Erectus.

Moscow International Currency Association to hold an International Banking Conference in Yerevan

MICA has told ArmInfo that the topic of the conference is "The Banks in the Age of Changes: New Challenges, New Tests, New Opportunities". Invited are representatives of the state regulatory structures, top managers of the banks, stock exchanges, brokerage and investment companies, heads and employees of the treasury divisions, financial institutions, FX&MM dealers, experts and analysts from Russia and other countries.

EBRD to provide AMD equivalent of $5 million to ArmSwissbank for SME finance

The document was signed by Gevorg Machanyan, CEO-Chairman of the Board of ArmSwissbank CJSC and Mike Taylor, Director, Central Asia, Caucasus & Mongolia, Financial Institutions Team at EBRD.

Armenian soldier killed on border

Armenian soldier David Viktor Navasardyan was killed by the Azerbaijani party overnight. He died after receiving deadly wound to the head on the Line of Contact between NKR and Azeri troops, overnight, NKR Defense Army reports.

NKR authorities hand over a raider's dead body to Azerbaijan

The authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, showing good will and adherence to the Geneva Convention requirements, with the assistance of the representatives of the Stepanakert Office of the International Committee of the Red Cross, handed over to the Azerbaijani representatives the dead body of the third member of the subversive group of the rival H. Hasanov, who penetrated in the Shahumyan Region of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and was neutralized and killed after showing armed resistance during the arrest.

Fitch affirms Rostelecom's investment grade rating of BBB - with a stable outlook

Rostelecom OJSC (MOEX - RTS: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), Russia's national telecommunications operator, announced that its Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of 'BBB-' with a Stable Outlook has been affirmed by Fitch Ratings.

From now on all Orange Prepaid and Eagle customers can activate their favorite number and call forever for free

Orange is continuing the series of good surprises to its customers. From now on, all customers using Orange Prepaid services and Eagle monthly subscription can talk to their close ones unlimitedly. The press service of Orange Armenia has told ArmInfo that Orange "Favorite number" option now allows these customers to always call for free to a number of their choice.

River of Hrazdan overruns its banks, as intensive water releases from Lake Sevan launched

The Emergency Situations Ministry of Armenia was alarmed late in the evening on Sunday that the River of Hrazdan overran its banks flooding the adjacent settlements. Rescuers arrived on the spot immediately. It turned out that several houses in the village of Jrarat were partially flooded as 6 cu m/sec water releases were launched at 6:00pm on 27 September and 8 cu m/sec - at 3:00pm on the next day.

Inga Zarafyan: Illegal deforestation in Armenia is 70-80 times as much as official data

Illegal deforestation in Armenia is 70-80 times as much as official data, Inga Zarafyan, Head of EcoLur NGO, says in an interview to ArmInfo.