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Minister for Labor and Social Affairs disclaims reports on "renting" orphans to beggars

Senior Police Officer Arrested over Hrant Dink's Assassination

New Rates for Energy by Renewable Power Generation Enterprises to come into force in Armenia starting July 1, 2015

Brad Sherman: "I look forward to continued efforts to support Artsakh and strengthen the ties between the United States and the Republic."

Armenian Winemakers Compensating for Losses of Sales on Russian Market through Export Diversification

Armenian Singers Receiving Awards at Discovery-2015 Fest in Varna

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenia is a republic resting on democratic values.

French Ambassador to Azerbaijan informs his government of Baku's protest note over Artsakh president's visit to France

Labor Minister: Technical service of inexpensive vehicles more costly than luxurious cars

VivaCell-MTS warns of possible technical problems with connection on May 27- June 2

Beeline and Unibank expand cooperation

Orange organizes a 3-day exhibition of children's paintings

Seyran Ohanyan: Situation in Karabakh conflict zone relatively calm

AMD 52 million to be invested in near-border Paravakar village by Orange Foundation

VivaCell-MTS and COAF Collaborate with Creativity Lab Opening in the Village of Getashen

In Protest at Energy Rate Increase Activists of "Against Robbery" Movement have gone on a Sit Strike in Freedom Square

USD 5bn government debt is no obstacle to Armenian officials' car appetites

Head of Armenia-Canada Parliamentary Friendship Group: Declaration of Cooperation with Canadian Parliament result of years-long work

Gorbachev Ruined the Country. What Do Ordinary Rural Workers Have to Do With This?!

Rostelecom Armenia sums up journalists' contest "Technologies for Life - Internet at the Speed of Light"

New Internet-Banking Tariffs to be Put into Action at "Areximbank - Gazprombank Group" since June 1

David Harutyunyan on Energy Rate Increase: Ordinary Customers Should not Take the Consequences of Failed Management and Thefts

Ukrainian scenario seems in store for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and Macedonia, Paul Craig Roberts says

View from Moscow: By Taking Reprisals on Civil Society Baku Tests the West

D-Link names Beeline most customer-oriented company

Criminal case instituted over explosion at ex-parliamentarians' gas-filling station

Large POPs pesticide burial site in Nubarashen and residual obsolete pesticide stores in 24 locations to be eliminated

Brother and son of ex-parliamentarian Hakob Hakobyan injured in explosion at gas-filling station

"Against Robbery" public interest group calls on citizens of Armenia to join protests against rising energy costs on May 27

Several members of "Centennial Without Regime" Movement detained overnight

Armenia's National Security Council exposes "talented" Azerbaijani spies that tried to gather information through "odnoklassniki" social media

Turkey Ambassador says some Armenian circles in Russia and outside it impeding Russian-Turkish relations

Mammadyarov: Russia "keen to move Karabakh talks from the dead center"

VivaCell: Alcatel One Touch POP C7 smartphone for AMD 1

In Japan Edward Sharmazanov Spoke about the Armenian Cultural Heritage being Destroyed in Azerbaijan, Turkey and by Islamic State

VTB Bank (Armenia) finances project on construction of Good Time entertainment center for children

The Second Government Premises to be put in Commission in November 2015

Young "Dashnaktsakans" Protesting Against the Expected Energy Rate Increase

Myths and Reality about Mining

Stepanavan Airport will be Ready for Operation by the End of 2015

Matenadaran to Digitize Ancient Manuscripts and Documents with Beeline Support

29/05 15:20 Senior Police Officer Arrested over Hrant Dink's Assassination

Ali Fuat Yilmazer, the former Head of Turkish police intelligence department, has been arrested over the assassination of famous Armenian journalist Hrant Dink.

29/05/2015 15:12

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenia is a republic resting on democratic values.

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, accompanied by the country's top officials and guests, attending the First Republic Day celebrations at the Sardarapat Memorial. The president laid a wreath at the Memorial to the Battle of Sardarapat and paid tribute to the memory of heroes. President Sargsyan, the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces, greeted the participants of the festive military parade and congratulated them on Republic Day. Afterwards, the president watched the festive cultural program, according to the president's press-office.

27/05/2015 22:05

In Protest at Energy Rate Increase Activists of "Against Robbery" Movement have gone on a Sit Strike in Freedom Square

In protest at energy rate increase activists of "Against Robbery" movement have booed and whistled in front of the Armenian Government Building. They were shouting the slogans "No to Robbery" and "We owe nothing to anyone". Earlier on the protestors have booed and whistled the premises of Ministry of Energy.

27/05/2015 18:36

USD 5bn government debt is no obstacle to Armenian officials' car appetites

The 5 billion USD government debt is obviously no obstacle to the Armenian officials' car appetites and choices. According to ArmInfo's sources in Toyota Yerevan Company, which represents the Toyota and Lexus brands, the Armenian officials' main purchases at the expense of the state budget are largely done in Toyota Yerevan. The reasons are clear and on the surface - "Toyota Yerevan" indirectly belongs to Sedrak Kocharyan, the son of the second president of Armenia Robert Kocharyan.

27/05/2015 12:20

Head of Armenia-Canada Parliamentary Friendship Group: Declaration of Cooperation with Canadian Parliament result of years-long work

The parliaments of Armenia and Canada have signed a joint declaration to boost the bilateral cooperation and dialogue.

26/05/2015 20:28

Ukrainian scenario seems in store for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan and Macedonia, Paul Craig Roberts says

"During the Cold War Washington was concerned about communists fomenting street protests that they could turn into revolutions, with groomed politicians waiting in the wings to take over the new government, thus expanding the Soviet empire. Today this is precisely what Washington does. We recently witnessed this operation in Ukraine and now it seems to be underway in Macedonia," Paul Craig Roberts, American economist and political expert, says in his article "A Color Revolution for Macedonia."

26/05/2015 20:20

Criminal case instituted over explosion at ex-parliamentarians' gas-filling station

The Armavir investigation department of the Investigation Committee of Armenia has instituted a criminal case over the explosion at a gas-filling station in Zvartnots village, the Committee's press office has told ArmInfo.

26/05/2015 20:17

Brother and son of ex-parliamentarian Hakob Hakobyan injured in explosion at gas-filling station

Three people were injured as fire broke out at a gas-filling station in the village of Zvartnots, Armavir region, today, on May 26. The Volkswagen 34 QF 306 parked not far from the station caught fire.

26/05/2015 14:13

"Against Robbery" public interest group calls on citizens of Armenia to join protests against rising energy costs on May 27

"Against Robbery" public interest group calls on the citizens of Armenia to join protests against rising energy costs that will launch on May 27 at 7:00pm at the Liberty Square.

26/05/2015 13:52

Several members of "Centennial Without Regime" Movement detained overnight

Several members of "Centennial Without Regime" Movement were detained overnight, the Founding Parliament NGO said in a statement.

26/05/2015 13:51

Armenia's National Security Council exposes "talented" Azerbaijani spies that tried to gather information through "odnoklassniki" social media

National Security Service (NSS) of Armenia has exposed talented Azerbaijani spies who tried to gather information through "Odnoklassniki" social media. NSS has repeatedly reported on attempts of Azerbaijan's special service to spy the citizens of Armenia and NKR through social media.

26/05/2015 12:48

Turkey Ambassador says some Armenian circles in Russia and outside it impeding Russian-Turkish relations

The cooperation of Turkey and Russia is very promising, Turkish Ambassador to Russia Umit Yard?m said in response to Interfax's question as to whether the recent criticism by the Turkish president and foreign minister at the Russian president's visit to Yerevan has anyway affected the two countries relationships.

26/05/2015 12:46

Mammadyarov: Russia "keen to move Karabakh talks from the dead center"

The major topic of discussions between Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan and Russia, Elmar Mammadyarov and Sergey Lavrov, was to move the Karabakh talks from the dead center, Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview with "Russia 24" TV, on May 25.

25/05/2015 23:57

The Second Government Premises to be put in Commission in November 2015

Chief architect of Yerevan Narek Sargsyan has told the media that the second premises of the Armenian government will be put in commission in November 2015. The address of the new building is Vazgen Sargsyan 3, Yerevan. The premises will comprise several ministries including Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

25/05/2015 23:55

Young "Dashnaktsakans" Protesting Against the Expected Energy Rate Increase

Today, on May 25 anti- energy rate increase protestors held a rally in front of the government in Yerevan, Armenia. The participants of the rally are demanding the international implementation of fiscal and technical audit of activities of the "Electric Networks of Armenia " CJSC.

25/05/2015 18:23

Zhirayr Sefilyan: Founding Parliament to rally on May 30

The Founding Parliament Movement will not surrender and will continue its fight against the ruling regime in Armenia, Zhirayr Sefilyan, the leader of the Founding Parliament, Karabakh War Hero, told reporters on May 25.

25/05/2015 18:20

Sergey Lavrov: Karabakh conflict settlement among Russia's foreign political priorities

Russia considers the Karabakh conflict settlement to be one of Russia's foreign political priorities, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said following the talks with his Azeri counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov, who is paying a two-day working visit to Moscow.

25/05/2015 18:08

European Conservatives & Reformists Group to hold its next enlarged meeting in Armenia

Naira Zohrabyan, the leader of the People's Party of Armenia, Armenia's representative to the European Conservatives & Reformists Group, strongly objects to accession of the People's Front of Azerbaijan Party to the Group.

25/05/2015 13:38

Minister: Inspections at ex-PAP leader's enterprises are still going on

The inspections at the enterprises of businessman Gagik Tsarukyan, the former leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party, are still going on, Armenian Finance Minister Gagik Khachatryan, told media on May 25.

25/05/2015 12:40

Baku: Azerbaijan expects EU to ensure implementation of UN Security Council resolutions

"The Republic of Azerbaijan awaits unambiguous and firm actions by the European Union to ensure that the resolutions of the UN Security Council on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict are strictly complied with and implemented," Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said in its statement on Riga summit declaration, according to Trend.

23/05/2015 15:44

EOC President: Presence of Armenia at inaugural European Games in Baku demonstrates how sport can give a lead to politicians

The presence of Armenia at the inaugural European Games next month in Baku demonstrates how sport can give a lead to politicians, Pat Hickey, the President of the European Olympic Committees (EOC), told AFP, Asbarez reports.

23/05/2015 15:43

Elmar Mammadyarov: Azerbaijan will settle Nagorno Karabakh conflict in any case

"Azerbaijan will settle the Nagorno Karabakh conflict in any case. Because, there is not any conflict remaining unsettled", said the Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, APA reports.

23/05/2015 15:37

Edward Nalbandian on Riga Summit: Armenia's Expectations Delivered

Armenia and the EU are determined to continue the overall cooperation in all the possible areas and directions with consideration for Armenia's commitments within the framework of other integration processes, Edward Nalbandian, the minister of Foreign Affairs RA, told "Azatutyun" radio station when commenting on the results of the "Eastern Partnership" Summit in Riga.

23/05/2015 15:36

Aliyev: Azerbaijan Aspires to Resolve the Armenian-Azerbaijani Conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh in Accordance with International Law

I believe that all conflicts in post- Soviet republics, and indeed elsewhere in the world, should be approached from the same angle because if one conflict remains unresolved, this sets a precedent for other conflicts, president of Azerbijan Ilham Aliyev told "The Business Year" magazine, reports APA.AZ.

23/05/2015 15:34

Azeraijan's vetoing the Riga Summit declaration was a senseless and shortsighted step, Martin Schulz says

The European Union is concerned over the Karabakh conflict, European Parliament President Martin Schulz said when asked by an Azeri journalist whether the issue of the Karabakh conflict was really included in the Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit, RFE/RL Armenian Service reports.

23/05/2015 15:33

Russia and Azerbaijan to Discuss Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov will pay an official visit to Moscow on May 24-26. The press-office of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia informs that Mammadyarov will meet with his Russian colleague Serget Lavrov on May 25. They will discuss the situation and prospects of bilateral cooperation, key points of regional and international agenda, as well as the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

23/05/2015 15:31

Edward Nalbandian: Azerbaijan again Left Isolated in Respect of Support to the Mediation Efforts by the Co- Chairs of the Minsk Group

Azerbaijan has been again left isolated for this time 28 countries have favoured the insertion of wordings on support to the mediation efforts by the co-chairs of the Minsk Group into the final declaration of the "Eastern Partnership" Summit in Riga, Edward Nalbandyan, the minister of Foreign Affairs RA, told "Azatutyun" radio station when commenting on Azerbaijan's walkout during the adoption of the declaration.

22/05/2015 19:23

Armenian National Congress calls on the citizens to join the campaign against rising energy costs on May 27

Armenian National Congress (ANC) calls on the citizens of Armenia to join the march against rising energy costs on May 27, Levon Zurabyan, the head of ANC Faction in the Parliament, said at the weekly parliamentary briefings.

22/05/2015 19:22

Armenia's simultaneous cooperation with NATO and CSTO creates no problems, a German official says

It is for Armenia to decide how and in what direction to develop its security vector, Jasper Wieck, the head of the political department of permanent representation of the Federal Republic of Germany in NATO, said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 22

22/05/2015 19:19

American Congressman: Menace of Terrorism and Radical Islam might Unite Armenians and Azerbaijani

Islamic State terrorist organization is to be destroyed until it has impaired the whole world, believes American congressman, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia and Emerging Threats Dana Rohrabacher.

22/05/2015 19:18

Diplomatic source: Final declaration of Riga summit should be a consensus document that would refer to the views of Armenia and Belarus

The final declaration of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) summit in Riga should be a consensus document that would refer to the opinions of Armenia and Belarus, a diplomatic source told TASS on May 22.

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