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.
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.
Armen Gevorgyan is appointed the new Head of IDeA Foundation (Initiatives for Development of Armenia) set up by philanthropist and businessman Ruben Vardanyan and his wife Veronika Zonabend, the Foundation said in a press release.
Till Dec 31 2014 Ameriabank will offer a 1% bonus for a mortgage loan transferred from another bank.
The press service of Ameriabank reports that the campaign covers mortgage loans received by individuals from other banks for purchase, construction or repair of housing or commercial premises.
On October 28, 2014, American Chamber of Commerce in Armenia (AmCham) held its consecutive Annual General Meeting in Armenia Marriott Hotel.
The meeting was chaired by AmCham president David Atanessian. Among the presented and discussed issues were the achievements, development prospects of the organization and its financial reports.
As long as Azerbaijan continues to be non-constructive, there will be no progress in the Nagorno-Karabakh peace talks, Armenia's Deputy Foreign Minister Shavarsh Kocharyan told journalists on Thursday, when asked to comment on the Paris meeting of the Armenian and Azeri presidents.
Russian Co-Chair of the Armenian-Russian Interparliamentary Commission Nikolay Ryzhkov is not inclined to draw any parallels between the NKR and Crimea in the light of accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
The winners of the 6th edition of the Yerevan / Armenian Animation Festival ReAnimania were announced Thursday. The winner of the Festival in the category of Best Animated Film was The Boy And The World (2013 Brazil) by Ale Abreu.
As director of the festival Vrazh Kasumi told Arminfo correspondent, the opening film of the festival is JACK AND THE CUCKOO-CLOCK HEART (2013), Dir.: Stephane Berla, Mathias Malzieu.
Yerevan Premieres: MINUSCULE – VALLEY OF THE LOST ANTS (2013), Dir.: Thomas Szabo, Helene Giraud. THE BOY AND THE WORLD (2013), Dir.: Ale Abreu and ROCKS IN MY POCKETS (2014), Dir: Signe Baumane
Beeline announces the launch of a new service - Mobile Radio. It is available for all Beeline mobile subscribers. The press service of Beeline Armenia has told ArmInfo that the new service provides them with an opportunity to connect to the Internet radio stations and listen to their favorite programs or music online without using Internet.
The fourth Armenian Open Championship of Computer and Mobile Games came to its end on the 26th of October.
The press service of Orange Armenia has told ArmInfo that the winner of this year in the "Best Game" nomination category is Henrik Hakobyan, with his game "Choppy Fish".
Closure and conservation of the illegal artesian wells in the Ararat Valley will help saving over 360 million cu m of water annually, Deputy Minister of Nature Protection of Armenia Khachik Hakobyan told reporters, Monday.
Deposits with radioactive elements in a scattered state are being developed in Armenia, the head the "The Greens Union of Armenia", Hakop Sanasaryan, told Arminfo correspondent.
He said that during the Soviet times the geological examination of radioactive elements, including uranium, was held. According to the geological maps, there are 4 zones at the territory of Armenia, which contain uranium and thorium. They are located in Syunik region and Shamlug of Lori region.