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New appointments at VTB Bank (Armenia)

Armenian President: Denial of Armenian Genocide turns present-day Turkish authorities into accomplices to the crime committed by Young Turks

President Serzh Sargsyan attends opening of Komitas Museum-Institute

Spokesman of Armenian DM: I will not be surprised if tomorrow Azerbaijan destroys an Armenian intercontinental ballistic missile

Action of protest held in front of OSCE Office in Yerevan

Tension on Line of Contact is unlikely to develop into large-scale military operations, Azeri expert says

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan sentenced to 5 years in jail

Armenian Defense Ministry: Two Armenian servicemen wounded as a result of Azeri sabotage attack

Small business representatives heading towards president's residence protesting against Law on Turnover Tax

Azeri raiders convicted in Artsakh apply to Court of Appeal

Gevork Kostanyan: Armenian people had to protect their own history against distortion at ECHR

Haaretz: President of Israel touches upon Armenian Genocide

Francois Hollande calls on Turkey to dispel stereotypes and recognize Genocide of Armenians

Armenian armed forces rebuff a new Azeri sabotage attack on the border in Tavush region

Armenian delegation to PACE voices issue of Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey

Small HPPs constructed on rivers to get green passports

Verdict on "Perincek vs. Switzerland" case will be announced within 6-8 months

Official Stepanakert thinks extradition of Dilham Askerov may not be debated

OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs voice their concern over growing tensions in Karabakh conflict zone

Eduard Sharmazanov: "OSCE MG's latest statement was unprecedented, as the mediators took Baku down a peg for the first time ever "

President of Armenia: "Artsakh's right to live in freedom is undisputable"

Artsvik Minasyan: Any integration is senseless for unreformed economy of Armenia

Armenia's Energy Ministry plans to sell part of Nairit Plant's assets

Armenian Defense Minister: Transfer of Valery Permyakov to Armenian law-enforcers was not discussed at the meeting with Arkady Bakhin

Expert: Armenian law-enforcers are not involved in Permyakov case investigation to full extent

British Film Festival 13th Love Edition to kick off in Yerevan on Feb 14

Changes in Russia-Middle East relations cannot but affect Armenian-Russian military strategic cooperation

Armenian FM: Armenia and Iran have no problems concerning their joint projects

Global Finance: In 2015 Ameriabank named the best trade finance bank of the year in Armenia

Armenian Defense Minister: Azerbaijani raider's fate must be discussed with authorities of Nagorno Karabakh only

OSCE chairperson-in-office calls on the parties to the Karabakh conflict to ensure a full ceasefire

Armenia to appear in first semifinal of Eurovision Song Contest 2015

Foreign minister of Iran: Teheran hopes to tackle issue of Russia's S300 supplies as soon as possible

Serzh Sargsyan: It might have been possible to prevent the crimes committed under veil of WWII had the crimes against humanity committed during WWI earned unequivocal international condemnation

Newspaper: Permyakov was not acquainted with Avetisyans family

India Ambassador to Armenia welcomes level of bilateral cooperation

Expert: Russia's every decision directly affects Armenia

Richard Giragosian: After aligning with EEU, Armenia faced security threats

Police: Valery Permyakov might have acted not alone

Armenian FM: Armenia's stance on Karabakh is similar to that of Russia, France and the United States

President of Armenia: We have prepared many surprises for hotheads in Azerbaijan

Expert: Defense capability of Armenian armed forces is much higher than offensive ability of Azerbaijan

Armenian FM: Armenia and Russia are unanimous that trial of the Gyumri murder case must be transparent

Political expert: Azeri provocations on the border occur following tragic events in Gyumri

Expert: Turkish president will not change his rhetoric on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide

Edward Nalbandian: Doubts about Baku's reasonableness are growing with every passing day

SME representatives demand that Armenian Government should suspend Law "On Turnover Tax"

Three Azeri soldiers killed and two wounded as a result of ceasefire violation by Azerbaijan

Turcologist: No serious events in Armenia on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide are observed yet

NATO plays no role in Karabakh conflict settlement but supports OSCE Minsk Group's efforts

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29/01 13:59 Small business representatives heading towards president's residence protesting against Law on Turnover Tax

Over two thousand representatives of the small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) gathered outside Government building earlier this morning demanding a meeting with Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan. The protesters demand suspension of the Law On Turnover Tax. After the prime minister's assistant told the protesters that the prime minister was busy and cannot receive them, the people headed towards the president's residence.

Armenian President: Denial of Armenian Genocide turns present-day Turkish authorities into accomplices to the crime committed by Young Turks

A number of countries have already accepted Armenia's invitation to attend the events commemorating the 100th year of the Armenian Genocide, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said on Thursday during the 5th meeting of the National Committee for the Commemoration of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

Spokesman of Armenian DM: I will not be surprised if tomorrow Azerbaijan destroys an Armenian intercontinental ballistic missile

I will not be surprised if tomorrow Azerbaijan destroys an Armenian intercontinental ballistic missile, Spokesman of Armenia's Defense Ministry Artsrun Hovhannisyan said on Facebook in response to a report by the Azeri Defense Ministry that they have destroyed a drone, allegedly belonging to the Armenian armed forces.

Artsvik Minasyan: Any integration is senseless for unreformed economy of Armenia

ArmInfo’s Interview with Artsvik Minasyan, well-known Armenian economist, MP from ARF Dashnaktsutyun

Armenia's Energy Ministry plans to sell part of Nairit Plant's assets

Armenia's Energy and Natural Resources Ministry is planning to sell part of Nairit Plant's assets, Armenia's Energy and Natural Resources Minister Yervand Zakharyan told journalists on Tuesday.

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan sentenced to 5 years in jail

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan has been sentenced to 5 years in jail. In addition, he has been deprived of a driving license for 2 years. To recall, the prosecutor demanded 6.5-year imprisonment for Vardan Petrosyan.

Newspaper: Permyakov was not acquainted with Avetisyans family

According to a Yerevan-based Haykakan Zhamanak (Armenian Time) Daily, Valery Permyakov - the Russian soldier who stands accused of murdering 7 persons of the same family in Gyumri, Armenia - was not acquainted with his victims.

New appointments at VTB Bank (Armenia)

The Council of VTB Bank (Armenia) has appointed Director of the Banking Risk Control Department Alyona Stratan and Director of the Operations Department Armen Sargsyan as deputies of Director General- Chairman of the Directorate Yuri Gusev

Global Finance: In 2015 Ameriabank named the best trade finance bank of the year in Armenia

According to the Global Finance magazine, in 2015 Ameriabank was named "The Best Trade Finance Bank of the Year". This is for the forth time since 2011.

Tension on Line of Contact is unlikely to develop into large-scale military operations, Azeri expert says

The tension of the last days in Karabakh and on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan is unlikely to go into large-scale fighting. This opinion was expressed in an interview with Turan by political scientist, MP Rasim Musabekov.

Azeri raiders convicted in Artsakh apply to Court of Appeal

Azeri raiders Shahbaz Guliyev and Dilham Askerov have applied to the Court of Appeal. The lawyers of the raiders say that Guliyev intends to appeal against the judgment in general and Askerov will appeal against the provis

President Serzh Sargsyan attends opening of Komitas Museum-Institute

The RA President and the Chairman of the State Commission on Coordination of the events for the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Serzh Sargsyan, today attended the opening of the Komitas Museum-Institute at the Komitas Park, the press service of the Armenian President reports Under the President's proposal, the resolution to build the museum was passed by the Board of Trustees of Hayastan All Armenian Fund on May 30, 2013.

British Film Festival 13th Love Edition to kick off in Yerevan on Feb 14

British Film Festival 13th Love Edition will launch this year on 14 February and will be dedicated to the idea of spreading and keeping love, the press service of the British Council reports.

BirthLink and VivaCell-MTS continue their partnership to improve neonatal care in Armenia

In the frames of the VivaCell-MTS and BirthLink joint project, VivaCell-MTS General Manager Ralph Yirikian and the Deputy Head of the Institute of Perinatology, Obstetrics and Gynecology Arshak Djerdjerian visited the maternity hospital in Abovyan.

Beeline-developed app number one at App Store

"App Armenia" mobile app developed by Beeline and Technology Development Center is number one in the number of downloads at App Store in Armenia.

Small HPPs constructed on rivers to get green passports

The small HPPs (SHHPs) constructed on the rivers in Armenia will get green passports, the press service of EcoLur NGO reports. The process has been launched in the frames of Support to SHPP-relating reforms through the dialogue of public and RA Nature Protection Ministry for Sustainable Use of River Ecosystems" project. This project is implemented by 'EcoLur' Informational NGO in partnership with Nature Protection Ministry - donors UNDP and GEF.