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Minister promises fair and mutually acceptable decision on the law "On temporary incapacity for work"

Naira Zohrabyan suggests inquiring into financial frauds by wife of ex Finance Minister

New opposition four to start drawing out alterations to Electoral Code

Newspaper: New scandal brewing around funded pension in Armenia

Brazilian Film 'Boy and the World' animated film - winner of Armenian Animation Festival ReAnimania

Galust Sahakyan: EEU is an effective platform for resolving of many problems against the background of global economic crisis and political tension

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Yerevan: Issue of the sale of Russian military hardware to Azerbaijan is always on agenda of Armenian- Russian relations

Political expert: Ukrainian crisis is re-occurrence of conflicts of early 1990s and 08.08.08 war

View from Yerevan: Ukraine and its two regions are like a suitcase without a handle

Armenia's Deputy FM: As long as Azerbaijan continues to be non-constructive, there will be no progress in Nagorno- Karabakh peace talks

Till Dec 31 2014 Ameriabank will offer 1% bonus for mortgage loan transferred from another bank

AmCham elects Tigran Jrbashyan as its President

Owner of Old Erivan Holding: From moral point of view, my letter to the President is the last step in my fight against Unibank

Expert: Oligarchs and corruption are an even bigger threat for Armenia's national security than Turkey and Azerbaijan combined

Gevorg Kostanyan: The Shant Harutyunyan case is not politically charged

ProCredit Bank reopens renovated Artashat branch

Sharmazanov: In today's interview Gagik Tsarukyan repeated its speech at Oct 24 rally but in an easily defined form

Nikolay Ryzhkov: Nagorno-Karabakh may join EAEU after its final status is determined

Prices for meat products may grow in Armenia

Ardshininvestbank reopens its new and reconstructed Shengavit Branch

Prosperous Armenia Party has not yet determined its position regarding Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union

Elmar Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan is ready to start the work on the project of a great peace treaty

Azerbaijani diversionists blame their liquidated comrade Hasan Hasanov for murdering Karabakh civilian

Armen Gevorgyan appointed Head of IDeA Foundation

ArmSwissbank and Management Mix intend to set up an investment management company

Winners of "Open Game 2014" Championship of Computer and Mobile Games already announced

Ameriabank confidently strengthens its leading positions

VivaCell-MTS provides a diesel generator set to Ministry of Emergency Situations for uninterrupted operation of backup server

New garbage dump to be opened in Yerevan

The UK would not like Simferopol-Yerevan flights to be launched

Beeline and Edward Mirzoyan String Quartet announce extension of their cooperation.

Air Armenia suspends passenger operations

Head of Armenian CEC unaware of opposition's plans to organize snap parliamentary elections

Armenia's deputy finance minister does not rule out growth of prices after Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union

British and German Ambassadors hope Ankara will make a step towards normalization of relations with Armenia in future

David Harutyunyan: Bi polar political system is being formed in Armenia

Ukraine's Ambassador refutes reports on opening of Yerevan-Simferopol flight

Washington not commenting on Azerbaijani saboteurs' trial

Newspaper: Armenian National Congress and Heritage Party fail to persuade Leader of Prosperous Armenia Party to launch sit-down strike in Liberty Square

Edward Nalbandian says Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting in Paris was a step towards rapprochement of the two countries' positions

Analyst: There are no idiots in Russia today

Handset, tablet and internet modem repair and service center is now available in the Orange Flagship store

"Beeline Child Development Centers" opened in Ararat region of Armenia

Monitoring Report on the Agreement between EU and Armenia on Facilitation of Issuance of Visas presented in Yerevan

VivaCell-MTS implements the 6th draw "365"

Eduard Sharmazanov: It is impossible to speak of compromises if Baku rattles the sabre

Ivan Kukhta: 70% of citizens of Ukraine in Armenia supported the course of the president and government of Ukraine

Special Investigation Service of Armenia initiates criminal case regarding incident that occurred to ASALA veteran

Results of Sargsyan-Aliyev Paris meeting summed up

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Ashot Manucharyan: It is very much dangerous and senseless to lead Russia to war readiness

Tigran Khzmalyan: Armenia has linked its Noah's Arc to Russia's sinking Titanik that is still selling tickets

Alexander Iskandaryan: Peace and war are the two things Russia does not need in the South Caucasus

Ariel Cohen: Putin may be compensating for reputational damage to Russia in the conflict in Ukraine by trying to resolve the Karabakh conflict

Hovhannes Igityan: Serzh Sargsyan’s geopolitical choice is an obstacle for investments in Armenia’s economy

Andrey Areshev: Russia wants to see Armenia as its strong and dynamically developing ally in the South Caucasus

Vahan Vardapetyan: October 10 will become the day of culmination of consolidation of the society around the Armenian centrist parties

Manvel Sargsyan: The myth of Russia's importance for Armenia is based on the formula "We will defend you"

Thomas De Waal: The society and power in Armenia and Azerbaijan are strongly linked by a vicious circle

Ukraine’s Ambassador to Armenia: The next phase of development of the Ukraine-EU relations may be only Ukraine's EU membership

Hakob Andreasyan: Current reforms are as important as those conducted in privatization period

Hakob Andreasyan: We try to ring-fence farmers from untypical risks

Giorgi Gvimradze: Russia's fate hangs in the balance in Ukraine

In NK peace, it is necessary to pay attention to other processes in Scotland and Catalonia

Armenia’s ex Defense Minister: We have enough options to advance to the north of Azerbaijan

31/10 14:02 Naira Zohrabyan suggests inquiring into financial frauds by wife of ex Finance Minister

During parliamentary hearings of Armenia's draft budget 2015 on Friday MP from Prosperous Armenia Party Naira Zohrabyan asked Labor and Social Security Minister Artyom Asatryan about the legislative changes planned in the maternity allowance system.

31/10/2014 13:08

New opposition four to start drawing out alterations to Electoral Code

Starting 3 November, the working group that consists of the members of the parliament from the opposition factions "Heritage", ARFD, Prosperous Armenia Party and Orinats Yerkir party will start drawing out alterations to the Electoral Code, secretary of the Orinats Yerkir faction, Hovannes Markaryan, told journalists today.

31/10/2014 12:46

Galust Sahakyan: EEU is an effective platform for resolving of many problems against the background of global economic crisis and political tension

The Eurasian Economic Union is an effective platform for resolving of many problems at the Eurasian area against the background of global economic crisis and political tension, Speaker of Armenia's National Assembly Galust Sahakyan said at the 25th session of the Inter-Parliamentary Committee on Cooperation between the parliaments of Armenia and Russia, held in Yerevan.

30/10/2014 19:18

Yerevan: Issue of the sale of Russian military hardware to Azerbaijan is always on agenda of Armenian- Russian relations

The issue of the sale of Russian military hardware to Azerbaijan is always on the agenda of the Armenian-Russian relations, Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Shavarsh Kocharyan told journalists on Thursday.

30/10/2014 19:14

Political expert: Ukrainian crisis is re-occurrence of conflicts of early 1990s and 08.08.08 war

The Ukrainian crisis, like a time machine, has taken us back to the period of the post-Soviet conflicts in the early 1990s and to the 08.08.08 war in Georgia, Sergey Minasyan, Deputy Head of the Caucasus Institute, said at today's roundtable in Yerevan.

30/10/2014 19:12

View from Yerevan: Ukraine and its two regions are like a suitcase without a handle

The way they are today Ukraine and its two regions, Donetsk and Luhanks, are like a suitcase without a handle, Director of the Caucasus Institute Alexander Iskandaryan said during a roundtable discussion on the Ukrainian crisis on Thursday.

30/10/2014 18:08

Expert: Oligarchs and corruption are an even bigger threat for Armenia's national security than Turkey and Azerbaijan combined

Oligarchs and corruption are an even bigger threat for Armenia's national security than Turkey and Azerbaijan combined, Director of the Regional Studies Center Richard Giragosian said during debates in the Caucasus Center on Thursday.

30/10/2014 18:05

Gevorg Kostanyan: The Shant Harutyunyan case is not politically charged

The Shant Harutyunyan case is not politically charged, Armenia's Prosecutor General Gevorg Kostanyan told journalists on Thursday. In particular, he pointed out that the case is grounded by relevant evidence and video materials.

30/10/2014 16:24

Sharmazanov: In today's interview Gagik Tsarukyan repeated its speech at Oct 24 rally but in an easily defined form

In his today's interview, Leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) Gagik Tsarukyan has actually repeated his speech made at the October 24 rally, but this time he has done it in an easily defined form, Vice Speaker of Armenian Parliament, Spokesman for the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) Eduard Sharmazanov told ArmInfo's correspondent.

30/10/2014 14:30

Prosperous Armenia Party has not yet determined its position regarding Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union

Prosperous Armenia Party has not yet determined its position regarding Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union. As secretary of the PAP parliamentary faction Naira Zohrabyan said, they will be able to express the official position of the party on the matter only after reading of the treaty.

30/10/2014 12:09

Elmar Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan is ready to start the work on the project of a great peace treaty

During the Paris meeting between Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents, the negotiations were held in several stages, and focused on the issues on which no progress has been achieved so far, Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told Trend.

29/10/2014 22:02

The UK would not like Simferopol-Yerevan flights to be launched

The UK would not like Simferopol-Yerevan flights to be launched, UK Ambassador to Armenia Katherine Leach said on Wednesday when commenting on possible launch of a direct flight from Armenia to Crimea. The UK does not want legitimization of the Crimean authorities, she said.

29/10/2014 14:52

Head of Armenian CEC unaware of opposition's plans to organize snap parliamentary elections

Zaruhi Postanjyan, parliamentarian from the Heritage Party, said in the course of the Wednesday hearings in the Parliament snap parliamentary and presidential elections are expected in Armenia in 2015. In this light, she appealed to Head of Armenia's Central Election Commission (CEC) Tigran Mukuchyan to find out how much budgetary funds are envisaged for extraordinary election processes in 2015.

29/10/2014 14:40

Armenia's deputy finance minister does not rule out growth of prices after Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union

During the parliamentary discussion of the draft state budget 2015, a member of the parliament from the opposition Heritage party, Zarui Postanjan, asked Armenia's Deputy Finance Minister, Pavel Safaryan, about possible consequences after Armenia's joining Eurasian Economic Union.

29/10/2014 14:35

British and German Ambassadors hope Ankara will make a step towards normalization of relations with Armenia in future

Turkey is a valuable partner of Great Britain at NATO, British Ambassador to Armenia Ms. Katherine Leach told reporters, Wednesday, when commenting on Turkey's policy of Armenian Genocide denial.

29/10/2014 14:34

David Harutyunyan: Bi polar political system is being formed in Armenia

The government of Armenia is ready to work with the political forces, including the opposition ones. Moreover, it is obvious that we have been jointly working in the law making structure, the head of the government's administration-minister, David Harutyunyan, told journalists today.

29/10/2014 14:32

Ukraine's Ambassador refutes reports on opening of Yerevan-Simferopol flight

Talking to reporters on 29 October, Ambassador Kukhta said the Embassy immediately responded to the above reports and he personally met with representatives of the Foreign Ministry and the Chief Aviation Department. "They said no permission for a direct flight was issued," the diplomat said.

29/10/2014 14:15

Washington not commenting on Azerbaijani saboteurs' trial

On 28 October daily press briefing, U.S. Department of State Spokesperson Jen Psaki stated that she is not aware of any State Department engagement in this matter. "On these specific cases, we really don't have a great deal of information on it. We have continued to convey that it's important for the sides to take the necessary steps to lay the basis for a peaceful settlement to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

29/10/2014 12:22

Newspaper: Armenian National Congress and Heritage Party fail to persuade Leader of Prosperous Armenia Party to launch sit-down strike in Liberty Square

Discrepancies emerge in parliamentary opposition, as they decide to launch a sit-down strike in the Liberty Square, a local Haykakan Zhamanak newspaper writes, referring to sources close to Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP).

29/10/2014 11:23

Edward Nalbandian says Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting in Paris was a step towards rapprochement of the two countries' positions

The latest Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting in Paris can be qualified as useful, constructive, interesting and sincere, Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian told reporters after the two presidents' meeting in Paris.

29/10/2014 11:09

Analyst: There are no idiots in Russia today

All the talk that the Russian authorities are trying to recreate the USSR by creating the Eurasian Economic Union are groundless, Director of the New York based Institute for Democracy and Cooperation, political scientist Andranik Mihranyan said at a video conference in Yerevan on Tuesday.

29/10/2014 10:41

Monitoring Report on the Agreement between EU and Armenia on Facilitation of Issuance of Visas presented in Yerevan

The Monitoring Report on the Agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Armenia on the Facilitation of the Issuance of Visas was presented in Yerevan on Tuesday.

28/10/2014 18:24

Eduard Sharmazanov: It is impossible to speak of compromises if Baku rattles the sabre

It is impossible to speak of compromises if Baku rattles the sabre, Vice Speaker of Armenian Parliament, Spokesman for the ruling Republican Party of Armenia Eduard Sharmazanov told journalists on Tuesday.

28/10/2014 18:23

Ivan Kukhta: 70% of citizens of Ukraine in Armenia supported the course of the president and government of Ukraine

The total of 354 citizens of Ukraine living in Armenia applied for taking part in the parliamentary election in Ukraine, 102 of which voted, Ukraine's Ambassador to Armenia, Ivan Kukhta, told ArmInfo correspondent.

28/10/2014 15:06

Results of Sargsyan-Aliyev Paris meeting summed up

During a meeting at the Hotel de Marigny Monday evening French President Francois Hollande, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs Igor Popov (Russia), James Warlick (the United States), Pierre Andrieu (France) and Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk summed up the results of the meetings they had earlier in the day.

27/10/2014 22:27

Cemal Pasa's grandson advocates eliminating nationalism and taboo on the term "genocide" in Turkey

In a new article, Hasan Pasa, the grandson of Cemal Pasa, one of the Armenian Genocide organizers, touches on the topic of Armenians, Kurds and Alawis in Turkey, who have to conceal their origin and nationality.

27/10/2014 22:26

Daughter of Yunus appeals to the French president

Prior to the Paris meeting of the presidents of France, Azerbaijan and Armenia, Dinara, a daughter of the arrested human rights activists Leyla Yunus, sent an open letter to Francois Hollande, in which she asked the French President to facilitate the release of her parents.

27/10/2014 21:35

Ashot Manucharyan: It is very much dangerous and senseless to lead Russia to war readiness

The aggravation of the Russia-West confrontation over Ukraine and the unprecedented intensification of the ISIL factor in the global geopolitics have cased a lot of questions. In an interview to ArmInfo, Ashot Manucharyan, member of the Karabakh Committee, adviser of the first president of Armenia on national security affairs, clarifies some real politics aspects.

27/10/2014 21:08

Armenian-French high-level talks in Paris are over

The Armenian-French high-level talks in Paris are over. The press service of Armenian President has told ArmInfo that Serzh Sargsyan held a meeting with his French counterpart Francois Hollande at Palais de l'Elysee. The meeting covered a wide spectrum of issues on the Armenian-French agenda, as well as regional and international problems and challenges.

27/10/2014 19:20

Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting kicks off in Paris

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and Azebaijani President Ilham Aliyev have started their meeting in Paris, Spokesman of the Armenian President Arman Saghatelyan says on Twitter.

27/10/2014 16:05

Speaker of Armenian Parliament: Executors of Oct 27 1999 terrorist act in Armenian Parliament are known but their guiders are not

After laying flowers to their memorial, Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan said that he has no doubts who was the organizer of the act. "If people have doubts, relevant authorities must try to dispel them but I am confident that the crime has been disclosed," he said.