. Armenia suffered no losses during the crossfire initiated by Azerbaijan on the Armenian-Azeri border near Movses, Nerkin Karmiraghbyur and Aygepar villages of Tavush Province, Spokesman for Armenian Defense Ministry Artsrun Hovhannisyan told journalists on July 26.
The indicator of the economic growth in Armenia is extremely low for the first half of 2014 versus the same period of 2013, the former prime minister of Armenia, a member of the parliament from the opposition Armenian National Congress, Hrant Bagratyan, wrote at his "Facebook" page.
On 25 July a French citizen was lost in Gegarkunik region of Armenia.
As press-service of Emergency Situations Ministry reported, a French citizen J. P., who was lost in Armenia's Sevan on July 24, appeared to the Police Department of Sevan City on July 25 at 10:25.
According to the results of the first half of 2014, the growth rates of Ameriabank's indices exceed average market level, Deputy Director General - Financial Director of Ameriabank, Gevorg Tarumyan, said at today's press-conference.
The Boards of Juries of International Feature, International Documentary, the Armenian Panorama and the Apricot Stone short film competition as well as the FIPRESCI and ECUMENICAL accordingly have announced this year's competition results at the official closing ceremony of the festival on July 19 held at the Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Yerevan.
The company's press service has told ArmInfo that Arthur Grigoryan has been working in Armenia for over 15 years. Over the past five years, he headed "Alfa-Pharm" CJSC, which is one of the leading companies in the pharmaceutical market of Armenia. As Alfa-Pharm director general, Grigoryan doubled the retail chain, elaborated and introduced a customer loyalty program and a staff motivation system on the basis of Key Performance Indicators.
In early July "The Sydney Morning Herald" published an article about thousands of great apes, which are killed or trafficked into "slavery" each year in a multi-million dollar illegal trade. "Organised criminal networks, involving corrupt government officials, threaten great apes with extinction by trafficking them to be used as performers or pets," said Daniel Stiles, from the Project to End Great Ape Slavery (Pegas), a campaign group launched to raise awareness of their plight.
The confrontation of ecologists and Melik village residents against "Mega gold" company, which was going to build the third tailing dump, seems to end. As the head of the "Centre for birds lovers", Silva Adamyan, told Arminfo correspondent, Armenia's Nature Protection Ministry declined the project, as it would negatively affect the environment.