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Nikol Pashinyan Tore to Bits SCPEC Armenia's Head

Armenian Assembly of America urges US Subcommittee to allocate $40 million in assistance to Armenia

Orange Contributing to the Project "Bringing Sight to Armenian Eyes"

Defense Ministry of Armenia sets up special organization to manage Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concert Facility

Beeline Announces "Information Technologies in my Life" Contest

SCR offers preferential fares for electric trains in April

Zhirair Sefilian: the "Founding Parliament" to Start 24/7 Tea Parties since April 24

Washington Forecast: USA Paying More Attention to Baku as a versus to Armenian-Russian Axis

Seyran Ohanyan: Russia assists Armenia globally

Tigran Urikhanyan leaves Prosperous Armenia Party

VTB Armenia Mortgage Portfolio to Increase by 10-20% in 2015

Baku blacklists journalists for attending medias forum in Yerevan

Defense Minister of Armenia says reasons why Armenian soldier crossed border into Azerbaijan must be sought in his family

Azerbaijan uses mortars on Line of Contact

Armenian soldier dies from heavy wounds received when repelling adversary

Traian Hristea: Metsamor NPP Prescheduled Shut-Down is the EU Main Purpose

Defence Minister: the Situation on the Front Line is Under Control of Armenian Armed Forces

In 2014 VTB Armenia Strengthened its Positions in Retail Business

VTB Armenia Bank Investments in Branch Network Modernization Exceeding 5 Million USD

Official: State Commission keeps an eye on large economic entities

Official: "ENA" CJSC quits discrimination against consumers

Raffi Hovannisian: Meeting of Armen Martirosyan and Rubik Hakobyan with Serzh Sargsyan does not run contrary to Heritage Party's stand

South Caucasus Railway: Efficiency of investments in railway infrastructure of Armenia evident

Magnitude 3.7 quake hits north of Armenia

British parliamentarian demands Government to recognize Genocide of Armenians

Valery Gergiev's concert in Yerevan postponed

Beeline supports screening of "Komitas: Crane of Melancholy" film-performance

Parliament Vice-Speaker Harshly Criticizing Levon Ter-Petrosyan's Speech on the Centennial of the Genocide

ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK: new capacities on a new website

Ishkhan Mkhitaryan: Armenian Card ready for technological leap in credit card market

Ministry of Defence Armenia: The Karabakh Conflict Zone Situation is Tensed, but Under Control

Inspections Performed in Akhtala Ore Mining Plant

Former employees of Nairit Plant demand their wages again

Armenian Foreign Ministry tries to find out if there were Armenian citizens of board the crashed Airbus A320

Levon Ter-Petrosyan introduces his own option of All Armenian Declaration on 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

Ukrainian political expert: Poroshenko due to abandon idea of Ukraine's liberation

National Assembly of Armenia passes draft resolution condemning Genocide against Greeks and Assyrians

Heidi Hautala: If Turkey recognizes Armenian Genocide, it will open doors for peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict

Cyprus Parliament drafts bill criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial

Commandos: Tension in Karabakh conflict zone will continue till April 24

Views from Kiev: Kremlin passes on to a new phase of fundamental tragedy

Political expert: Uncertainty in Armenia-EU relations overcome

Belarus disclaims rumors about arms sale to Azerbaijan

Ambassador: Czech Republic will be represented at Armenian Genocide Centennial commemorations in Yereven at level of parliament vice speaker

Stepanakert: Azerbaijan's video about Armenian serviceman's crossing the contact line into Azerbaijan violates international legal standards

Ex-premier: Armenia should recognize and condemn genocides in Rwanda, Cambodia, Darfur

Beeline upgrades GSM and 3G networks in Yerevan

Swiss parliamentarians to attend Armenian Genocide centennial events in Yerevan

Expert: The Kremlin realizes that it will lose Armenia and Azerbaijan as a result of possible war in Karabakh

VTB Bank (Armenia) jointly with Ameriabank fund construction of energy-efficient greenhouse complex

26/03 16:44 Nikol Pashinyan Tore to Bits SCPEC Armenia's Head

At the Parliament's meeting on March 26 National Assembly deputy Nikol Pashinyan subjected to harsh criticism the activities of the State commission for the protection of the economic competition led by Artak Shaboyan. In his rather harsh statement the oppositionist-deputy said that Shaboyan's led Commission's functions were not to provide economic competition in Armenia, but to protect the interests of monopolists and "the business-quota set by Serzh Sargsyan".

26/03/2015 16:43

Armenian Assembly of America urges US Subcommittee to allocate $40 million in assistance to Armenia

Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) Executive Director Bryan Ardouny testified before the House Appropriations Committee in the U.S. Capitol building where he outlined nine key policy priorities for the Armenian American community in fiscal year (FY) 2016. The Assembly submits appropriations testimony to Congress annually and has done so for over a decade, the press office of the Assembly has told ArmInfo.

26/03/2015 16:18

Zhirair Sefilian: the "Founding Parliament" to Start 24/7 Tea Parties since April 24

At a March 26 press conference Zhirair Sefilian, the leader of the "Founding Parliament" (FP), said that starting from April 24 the Parliament would be demonstrating 24/7.

26/03/2015 13:55

Seyran Ohanyan: Russia assists Armenia globally

To refuse from military cooperation with Russia means not to think of Armenia's future, Seyran Ohanyan, Defense Minister of Armenia, told reporters, Thursday.

26/03/2015 13:48

Tigran Urikhanyan leaves Prosperous Armenia Party

Armenian parliamentarian Tigran Urikhanyan has left the Prosperous Armenia Party. The parliamentarian has disseminated a statement wherein he points at the February events that "changed much in the country, shattered the people's faith in quality reforms in the country."

26/03/2015 11:18

Baku blacklists journalists for attending medias forum in Yerevan

The Azerbaijani leadership has decided to 'revenge' the foreign journalists that have recently attended the 5th International Media Forum "At the Foot of Mount Ararat" in Yerevan, Armenia.

26/03/2015 11:08

Defense Minister of Armenia says reasons why Armenian soldier crossed border into Azerbaijan must be sought in his family

The reasons why the Armenian soldier crossed the border into Azerbaijan must be sought in his family, Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan told reporters, Wednesday.

25/03/2015 21:42

Traian Hristea: Metsamor NPP Prescheduled Shut-Down is the EU Main Purpose

On March 25 Head of the EU delegation to Armenia Traian Hristea presented the report "Armenia's Implementation of the EU "Eastern Partnership" Programme": the 2014 recorded progress and Activity Suggestions". The Head of the delegation said that Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant's prescheduled shot- down was still a number one priority for the EU. According to the diplomat, the APS does not meet the modern standards of atomic security and Metsamor is to be decommissioned.

25/03/2015 21:41

Defence Minister: the Situation on the Front Line is Under Control of Armenian Armed Forces

Defence Minister Seyran Ohanyan told the journalists that the situation on the front line was under the control of the Armenian Armed Forces and there would be no need for reserve officers and "Yerkrapah" union volunteers' backup.

25/03/2015 15:46

Official: State Commission keeps an eye on large economic entities

The Armenian State Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition keeps an eye on the large companies in the market, Chairman of the Commission Artak Shaboyan said in Parliament on March 25 when replying to Prosperous Armenia Party Faction Head Naira Zohrabyan.

25/03/2015 14:03

Raffi Hovannisian: Meeting of Armen Martirosyan and Rubik Hakobyan with Serzh Sargsyan does not run contrary to Heritage Party's stand

Leader of the Heritage Party Raffi Hovannisian believes the meeting of Armen Martirosyan, vice chair of the Party Board, and Ruibik Hakobyan, head of Heritage Party parliamentary factions, with President Serzh Sargsyan does not run contrary to Party's policy.

25/03/2015 10:32

British parliamentarian demands Government to recognize Genocide of Armenians

On March 23, the UK House of Commons held an adjournment debate on the Armenian Genocide centennial. The discussion was led by Labour Member of Parliament Stephen Pound, according to Asbarez.

24/03/2015 23:05

Parliament Vice-Speaker Harshly Criticizing Levon Ter-Petrosyan's Speech on the Centennial of the Genocide

Parliament Vice-Speaker and Republican Party press-secretary Edward Sharmazanov has harshly criticized Levon Ter-Petrosyan's speech concerning the centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

24/03/2015 15:50

Levon Ter-Petrosyan introduces his own option of All Armenian Declaration on 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

Leader of the Armenian National Congress, the first president of Armenia, Levon Ter-Petrosyan has published his own draft of Armenia's address to the world community ahead of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide. Yet in February Ter-Petrosyan slammed the All-Armenian Declaration adopted in January and offered President Serzh Sargsyan to meet and discuss his own option of the document. The meeting did not take place.

24/03/2015 14:31

Ukrainian political expert: Poroshenko due to abandon idea of Ukraine's liberation

The fundamental forecast that followed the analysis of the parliamentary elections in Ukraine in autumn 2014 is becoming a reality, Alexander Kolomiets, President of the Center for European and Transatlantic Studies, told ArmInfo.

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24/03/2015 14:30

National Assembly of Armenia passes draft resolution condemning Genocide against Greeks and Assyrians

Today, on March 24, the National Assembly of Armenia passed a draft resolution condemning the genocide against Greeks and Assyrians in the Ottoman Empire in 1915-23. The document was passed with 117 votes "for," no votes "against" or "abstention."

24/03/2015 14:28

Cyprus Parliament drafts bill criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial

The Cyprus Parliament in collaboration with all the political forces represented in the parliament has drafted a bill criminalizing the Armenian Genocide denial, Hurriyet reports.

24/03/2015 14:27

Commandos: Tension in Karabakh conflict zone will continue till April 24

Tension on the Line of Contact of the Artsakh and Azerbaijani armed forces will continue till April 24. Arkady Ter-Tadevosyan (Commandos), the head of the Shushi liberation operation, Artsakh war hero, told reporters, Tuesday.

24/03/2015 14:26

Views from Kiev: Kremlin passes on to a new phase of fundamental tragedy

Unfortunately, Ukraine has remained almost alone against Russia, Alexander Kolomiets, the president of the Center for European and Transatlantic Studies, told ArmInfo.

24/03/2015 14:22

Political expert: Uncertainty in Armenia-EU relations overcome

The stage of uncertainty in the Armenia-EU relations is overcome, Karen Bekaryan, Head of the European Integration NGO, told reporters, Tuesday.

24/03/2015 14:21

Belarus disclaims rumors about arms sale to Azerbaijan

Belarus does not sell arms to Azerbaijan, Tamara Dolgosha, member of Belarus Parliament, said at the National Assembly of Armenia, on March 24.

24/03/2015 11:02

Ambassador: Czech Republic will be represented at Armenian Genocide Centennial commemorations in Yereven at level of parliament vice speaker

Czech Republic will be represented at the Armenian Genocide Centennial events in Yerevan at the level of the parliament vice speaker, Czech Ambassador to Armenia Petr Mikyska told ArmInfo.

23/03/2015 19:23

Ex-premier: Armenia should recognize and condemn genocides in Rwanda, Cambodia, Darfur

At today's session of the Armenian Parliament, MP and ex-Prime Minister of Armenia Hrant Bagratyan said that Yerevan should recognize and condemn the genocides in Rwanda, Cambodia, and Darfur. To note, the session discussed the draft statement on condemnation of the genocides against Pontic Greeks and Assyrians in the Ottoman Empire. The draft statement was presented by Vice Speaker of Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov.

23/03/2015 19:20

Swiss parliamentarians to attend Armenian Genocide centennial events in Yerevan

A large delegation of Swiss parliamentarians will attend the Armenian Genocide centennial events in Yerevan on April 24, 2015, Swiss Ambassador to Armenia Lukas Gasser said at today's press conference.

23/03/2015 18:51

Kazakh political expert: CSTO will face the same fate as the EEU: sooner demise

CSTO will face the same fate as the EEU - sooner demise, Aydos Sarim, Kazakh political expert, said in response to ArmInfo's question in an online press conference.

23/03/2015 18:38

Expert: Armenia and EU may sign a cooperation document at Riga Summit

Armenia and EU may sign a document of cooperation at the Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga, Sergey Minasyan, Deputy Head of the Caucasus Institute, said in response to ArmInfo's question in a press conference in Yerevan.

23/03/2015 18:32

Centennial of Armenian Genocide: Francois Hollande's delegation to Armenia to comprise over 100 people

Delegation of French President Francois Hollande to the Armenian Genocide Centennial commemorations in Yerevan will comprise 100-120 people, French Ambassador to Armenia Jean-Francois Charpentier told reporters on March 23.

23/03/2015 13:04

Armenian churches worldwide, except in Turkey, to ring bells in memory of Armenian Genocide victims

Armenian churches worldwide, except in Turkey, will ring bells in memory of the Armenian Genocide victims on April 23, an Istanbul based Agos Daily writes.

23/03/2015 12:42

Views from Astana: Speaking of EEU as of bipolar world possible only if Russia remains same as it is today in 10 years

Speaking of the prospects of the Eurasian Economic Union, a bipolar world, and other absurdities of the Kremlin is possible only if one can say for sure if Russia will be the same as it is today in 10 years," Aydos Sarim, Kazakh political expert, said in response to ArmInfo's question in an online press conference.

23/03/2015 10:34

Naira Zohrabyan elected as head of Prosperous Armenia Party parliamentary faction

The Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) parliamentary faction met Thursday. Naira Zohrabyan, leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) was elected as the head of the PAP parliamentary faction, with Vahe Enfiajyan being elected as the secretary of the PAP faction, Enfiajyan told ArmInfo.

22/03/2015 12:58

Alexander Zinker: Israel has never before been so close to recognition of Armenian Genocide

ArmInfo’s Interview with Alexander Zinker, Director of the Institute of Eastern European and CIS countries (Israel), President of the International Center for Electoral Systems (ICES)