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OJSC "VTB Bank" finances construction of a mining and concentration plant in Teghut

VivaCell-MTS offers 4G for the price of the 3G

Head of National Security Service of Armenia: NSS is not going to watch power change attempts from the sidelines

Nagorno-Karabakh Defense Army soldier dies

ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK announces results of draw among Visa Student cardholders and student loan borrowers

INECOBANK receives first US$5mn tranche from EBRD to finance renewable energy and SME

Banks buy $1.7 million out of $4 million offered by Central Bank on 20 December

Beeline and Technology Development Center present App Armenia system and mobile application

Vigen Barseghyan appointed as Acting Director General of Areximbank-GPB Group

Vallex Group launches mining at Teghout copper-molybdenum deposit

Anelik Bank faces no problems with liquidity amid national dram hyper-devaluation due to financial support Credit Bank S.A.L.

On 20 December ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK to hold annual prize draw ahead of the New Year among Visa Student cardholders and raffled off tuition fees

Expert: In 2015 the situation over Nagorno-Karabakh will not be better than in 2014

Nagorno-Karabakh PM: Question whether there should be a customs point on Armenian-NKR border is no longer on agenda

Expert: AMD's depreciation will not prevent Armenian Government from fulfilling next year's budget

House of Representatives of Belarus ratifies agreement on Armenia's accession to Eurasian Economic Union

Prosecutor insists on life and 22-year terms for Azeri raiders

Open Days at Yerevan Brandy Company

John Heffern says Armenia has not received invitation by Millennium Challenge Corporation this year

John Heffern: The USA wants to go on stimulating reconciliation of the Armenian and Turkish peoples

ARFD: The Turkish-Azerbaijani tandem has sharply activated at the world arena

John Heffern: Agreement on Vorotan Cascade of HPPs to be signed shortly

Kazakhstan Senate ratifies treaty on Armenia's accession to EEU

Drivers of public mini-van go on being on strike because of raising fuel price

Armenian PM: There will be no more shocks on financial market

Armenia's Central Bank tries to sell $4mln but nobody buys it

Beeline to complete digitization of the network in Metsavan, Norashen and Kuchak communities

European Union launches 15 new projects in Armenia

Inga Zarafyan: Mining industry has leading positions in terms of environmental damage

Hovik Abrahamyan familiarizes himself with prices at Armenian supermarkets

Rostelecom expands network of acceptance of payments through banks

Baby born with parasitic twin fetus in Armenia

Parliament of Kazakhstan ratifies treaty on Armenia's accession to EEU

Public transport drivers in Nor-Nork District in Yerevan block road to city center

Artur Javadyan: Armenia's Central Bank is not planning prescheduled revision of its refinancing rate

Armenia's CB: AMD's hyper-depreciation has been caused by panic and speculations

Small business in Armenia to be red-listed

20/12 12:32 Expert: In 2015 the situation over Nagorno-Karabakh will not be better than in 2014

In 2015 the situation over Nagorno-Karabakh will not be better than in 2014, Tom de Waal, a senior associate in the Russia and Eurasia Program at the Carnegie Endowment, told ArmInfo on Saturday.

19/12/2014 18:10

House of Representatives of Belarus ratifies agreement on Armenia's accession to Eurasian Economic Union

The House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus has ratified the agreement on Armenia's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union, reports BELTA.

19/12/2014 18:09

Prosecutor insists on life and 22-year terms for Azeri raiders

On Friday prosecutor Karen Gabriyelyan said that Azeri raiders Dilham Askerov and Shahbaz Guliyev must be sentenced to life and 22 years in jail, respectively.

19/12/2014 14:05

John Heffern: The USA wants to go on stimulating reconciliation of the Armenian and Turkish peoples

The USA wants to go on stimulating reconciliation of the Armenian and Turkish peoples as much as it can, US Ambassador to Armenia, John Heffern, said at today's farewell press-conference in Yerevan.

19/12/2014 13:30

ARFD: The Turkish-Azerbaijani tandem has sharply activated at the world arena

The Turkish-Azerbaijani tandem has sharply activated at the world arena for the last period of time. From now on, the Armenian lobby is coming across counteraction of the strong Turkish-Azerbaijani tandem, a representative of the ARF "Dashnaktiutyun", Hrant Margaryan, said during the event in Aleppo dedicated to the 124th anniversary of the ARFD.

19/12/2014 11:06

Kazakhstan Senate ratifies treaty on Armenia's accession to EEU

The Kazakh Senate ratified the treaty on Armenia's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) on 19 December, according to "Novosti-Kazakhstan".

18/12/2014 17:08

European Union launches 15 new projects in Armenia

On Dec 18 the EU Delegation to Armenia held an official ceremony for the signature of fifteen EU cooperation projects in Yerevan. New actions with a total budget of approximately 10 million EUR will support civil society and local authorities as well as government reforms in Armenia.

18/12/2014 10:36

Parliament of Kazakhstan ratifies treaty on Armenia's accession to EEU

Lower chamber of the Kazakh parliament has approved ratification of the treaty on Armenia's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union, Novosti-Kazakhstan said.

16/12/2014 23:21

Nikol Pashinyan: It is necessary to teach some MPs from the ruling party to differentiate between the Parliament and a horse stable

Nikol Pashinyan, MP from the Armenian National Congress (ANC) Faction, has refused to sign the statement prepared jointly with the representatives of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA). To note, on Tuesday evening the Armenian Parliament convened an extraordinary session to adopt the text of the statement condemning the attack on MP Aram Manukyan. The text was prepared by ARF Dashnaktsutyun and the RPA.

16/12/2014 20:38

Armenian National Congress and Prosperous Armenia Party not to support statement condemning attack on Aram Manukyan

The parliamentary factions of Armenian National Congress (ANC) and Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) refuse to support the Parliament's statement condemning the attack on ANC parliamentarian Aram Manukyan. Head of the ANC Faction thinks the authorities, who have prepared the text of the statement, are behind the attack on Aram Manukyan. Otherwise, Chief of Armenian Police Vladimir Gasparyan would have resigned, he said.

16/12/2014 14:34

Oppositionist: Latest attacks on Armenian oppositionists work style of Eurasian Economic Union

The latest attacks on the Artsakh War veterans Suren Sargsyan, Razmik Petrosyan and Manvel Yegiazaryan as well as on Aram Manukyan, MP from the Armenian National Congress (ANC), fit into the policy and work style of the Eurasian Economic Union, Hovhanness Igityan, a member of the ANC Board, told reporters, Tuesday,Igityan says the attacked Artsakh War veterans are the people who are able to consolidate and severely punish those who attacked them. The expert believes that such attacks are connected with Armenia's accession to the EEU, as such measures are practiced in Russia and other countries.

16/12/2014 13:59

Russia's western "partners" may hang a new iron curtain over post-Soviet states

ArmInfo’s interview with Alexander Skakov, Working Group Coordinator at the Research Center for Central Asia (Caucasus and Volga-Urals Region, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Science)

16/12/2014 13:23

Deputy Head of Armenian nuclear power plant faces embezzlement and misappropriation charges

Deputy Head of Armenia's nuclear power plant (NPP) Rubik Movsisyan is charged with Articles 179 and 190.3.1 of the Criminal Code of Armenia (embezzlement of extremely large amounts of money, misappropriation of property), National Security Service of Armenia Artsvin Baghramyan told ArmInfo.

15/12/2014 19:50

European expert: Shift in Russia's foreign policy from the West to the East is a pledge of the West's defeat

The shift in Russia's foreign policy from the West to the East is a pledge of the West's defeat, Mateusz Piskorski, Director of the European Center of Geopolitical Analysis, told ArmInfo on Monday.

15/12/2014 19:45

RPA disrupts Armenian Parliament's special session on Aram Manukyan case

The Armenian Parliament's Dec 15 special session on the case of Aram Manukyan, MP from the opposition Armenian National Congress (ANC), has actually been disrupted through the fault of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA).

15/12/2014 19:43

Armenia's Prosecutor General: Arshak Svazyan was released because he did not commit any grave crime

Arshak Svazyan was released in his own custody because he did not commit any grave crime, Prosecutor General of Armenia Gevork Kostanyan said on Monday.

15/12/2014 18:54

Ruben Hakobyan: Armenian parliament must and can stop the outrage in Armenia

"National Assembly of Armenia must and can stop this complete outrage in Armenia," Ruben Hakobyan, head of the Heritage Party Faction in the Parliament, told ArmInfo.

15/12/2014 18:40

Eduard Sharmazanov: "Parliamentary opposition dramatizes the situation"

As parliamentary opposition demanding a new extraordinary meeting of the National Assembly to discuss the latest attacks on oppositionists, Vice Speaker Eduard Sharmazanov calls the behavior of the opposition parties as both natural and certainly dramatized.

15/12/2014 18:39

View from Brussels: Unlike Poland, President of Belarus has managed to strengthen his positions in Ukraine due to effective mediation

Unlike Poland, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has managed to strengthen his positions in Ukraine due to effective mediation in the local conflict, Mateusz Piskorski, Director of the European Center of Geopolitical Analysis, told ArmInfo on Monday.

15/12/2014 18:34

Armenian Parliament to hold special session on Aram Manukyan case

The Armenian Parliament will hold a special session on the Aram Manukyan case, Spokesman of Prosperous Armenia Party Tigran Urikhanyan told journalists on Monday.

15/12/2014 14:44

Man suspected of beating MP Aram Manukyan released on pledge not to leave

Police have released Arshak Svazyan, the man suspected of beating oppositionist MP Aram Manukyan, on pledge not to leave the city, the Investigation Committee told ArmInfo.

15/12/2014 14:41

Nazarbayev: At the end of December, Kazakhstan will ratify Armenia's accession EEU

At the end of December, Kazakhstan will ratify Armenia's accession Eurasian Economic Union, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said during the meeting with Prime Minister of Russia Dmitri Medvedev, as press-service of the Russian government reported.

15/12/2014 12:56

Parliamentary opposition launches signature campaign for extraordinary meeting to discuss attacks on oppositionists

Parliamentary opposition forces, Heritage, Prosperous Armenia, ARFD Dashnaktsutyun and Armenian National Congress parties, have launched a signature campaign for an extraordinary meeting to discuss the situation in the country in the light of the latest attacks on oppositionist MP Aram Manukyan and some Artsakh War veterans.

15/12/2014 12:40

Opposition parliamentary factions demand holding of extraordinary session because of beating up Aram Manukyan and veterans of the Karabakh war

The opposition parliamentary factions demand holding of extraordinary session because of beating up of a member of the parliament from Armenian National Congress, Aram Manukyan, and veterans of the Karabakh war, Suren Sargsyan, Razmik Petrosyan and Manvel Egiazaryan.

15/12/2014 11:44

Police detain man suspected of beating MP Aram Manukyan

Yerevan Police have detained a man suspected of beating Aram Manukyan, a parliamentarian, member of the Armenian National Congress opposition party,

15/12/2014 11:11

Son of Kotayk's ex-governor elected as Charentsavan mayor

Mayor's election was held in Charentsavan, Armenia, on 14 December. Hakob Shahgeldyan, the son of Kovalenko Shahgeldyan, ex-governor of Kotayk region, was the only candidate to the given position.

13/12/2014 19:32

It is not clear when Aram Manukyan will be discharged from hospital

It is not clear yet when Aram Manukyan, MP from the opposition Armenian National Congress Faction, will be discharged from hospital, Manukyan's son Aren has told ArmInfo's correspondent.

13/12/2014 19:29

Official investigation launched against Deputy Chief of Armenian Police

On the basis of media reports, official investigation has been launched against Deputy Chief of Armenian Police. Lt.-Gen. Levon Yeranosyan.

13/12/2014 13:56

Artsakh war veterans meet at Yerablur Memorial Complex

The Artsakh war veterans have met at Yerablur Memorial Complex to determine their further steps in the fight against the authorities.

13/12/2014 12:55

Head of ANC Razdan territorial structure attacked

The head of the Razdan territorial structure of the opposition Armenian National Congress, Ashot Piliposyan, was beaten up in the yard of his house on 12 December.

13/12/2014 12:54

"Hraparak": Director of Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (ANPP) dismissed and deputy director arrested

Executive Director of ANPP, Gagik Markosyan, has been dismissed and one of the deputy director arrested, Hraparak daily reported referring to its own sources.