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

Zhirayr Sefilyan: Founding Parliament to rally on May 30

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

Anti-corruption measures in education fail to give tangible results

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

VivaCell-MTS reports 2.1 million subscribers for Q1 2015 - 60% of total market

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

Citizens of Armenia, Belarus and Kazakhstan have the right to receive insurance benefits along with Russians

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

Alliance Party comes out with public statement on crimes committed by Electric Networks of Armenia

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

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

Edward Nalbandian on Riga Summit: Armenia's Expectations Delivered

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

Armed forces of Azerbaijan fired over 3,500 shots at Karabakh positions on May 17-23

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

Russia and Azerbaijan to Discuss Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

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

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

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

Orange Foundation continues community development projects in Syunik region

"Rusastanyan 20" and "Rusastanyan 35" Beeline services available for postpaid subscribers

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

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

"No to Robbery" to hold a motor rally on May 23

Belgian prime minister says Armenian Genocide did happen and no one in Belgium thinks differently about it

VTB Bank (Armenia) offers "Super-rate" offer - conscientious borrowers regain 10% of the loan interest paid

"Eastern Partnership" Declaration Unanimously Adopted with only UN Countries Endorsing the Wording on "Annexation of Crimea"

Latvian FM says Armenia and Azerbaijan can claim visa liberalization with EU, if they meet all the necessary requirements

European Commissioner: Cross-border cooperation between Armenia and Azerbaijan to open up new opportunities for Karabakh conflict settlement

23/05 15:35 Armed forces of Azerbaijan fired over 3,500 shots at Karabakh positions on May 17-23

On May 17-23, Azerbaijan breached the ceasefire along the Line of Contact of the Azerbaijani and Nagorno-Karabakh troops for 250 about times.

22/05/2015 19:10

European Commissioner: Cross-border cooperation between Armenia and Azerbaijan to open up new opportunities for Karabakh conflict settlement

Cross-border cooperation between Armenia and Azerbaijan would open up new opportunities for the Karabakh conflict settlement, Johannes Hahn, European Commissioner for the European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, said at a press conference in Riga.

22/05/2015 19:09

OSCE Planned Monitoring: Azerbaijan fails to lead monitoring mission to frontline

On May 22, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the Hadrut direction near Horadiz settlement, NKR Foreign Ministry press-office said.

22/05/2015 19:06

President of Armenia: Nagorno Karabakh has no relation whatsoever to Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

"Since the launching of the Eastern Partnership we have considered it a format for deepening our cooperation with the EU, encouraging contacts between our societies, and carrying out targeted sectoral cooperation in various areas. Throughout this period consolidation of cooperation with the EU has given new impetus to efforts to modernize our State upon the principles of democracy, human rights and rule of law, prompted our agenda of large-scale reforms and significantly contributed to the consolidation of civil society," Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said at the Fourth Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga.

22/05/2015 16:58

Conditioned by Wording on Artsakh Azerbaijan Refused to Sign "Eastern Partnership" Declaration

Conditioned by wording on Nagorno-Karabakh problem Azerbaijan refused to sign the "Eastern Partnership" final declaration at the last moment, a source at one of European embassies informed ArmInfo.

21/05/2015 18:16

Ashot Ghulyan Re-elected as Speaker pf Artsakh Parliament

Ashot Ghulyan has been re-elected the speaker of Artsakh Parliament during the first meeting of the sixth convocation of National Assembly of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. Ghulyan received 28 "pros" and 5 "contras".

13/05/2015 16:16

Wine and barbeque fests have become one of Armenia's landmarks

Inflow of tourists in Armenia is growing with every coming year, says Mekhak Apresyan, the head of the Tourist Department, Economy Ministry of Armenia.

13/05/2015 15:46

Hungarian professor: "Quality of elections in Nagorny Karabakh another step towards building legitimate democratic state"

Parliamentary elections in Nagorny Karabakh were legitimate, democratic and transparent in all aspects, Laszlo Kemeny, Professor of Political Science (Hungary), who observed the latest elections in Nagorny Karabakh, told ArmInfo.

13/05/2015 14:59

Movses Hakobyan: We are well aware of real combat capacities of Azerbaijan

Artsakh is ready for mutual concessions, however, it will never make unilateral concessions, Lt.-Gen. Movses Hakobyan, Commander of the Defense Army of Artsakh, told journalists, reports.

13/05/2015 13:26

Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan seek to intensify dialogue, James Warlick says

Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents, Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev, seek to make the meetings more frequent, James Warlick, the US Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, has told VoA when summing up the results of last week's meeting with the Armenian president.

08/05/2015 11:42

Russian expert: Tensions in Karabakh conflict zone may grow into large-scale military actions in August

The tensions in the Karabakh conflict zone may grow into large-scale military actions in August, Vladimir Yevseev, Head of Caucasus Department of the Moscow-based CIS Institute, told reporters in Yerevan on May 7.

07/05/2015 11:18

“I’m not Married, yet I Have 17 Children”

Upon agreeing to the ceasefire agreement, Bahanis village, which borders with Azerbaijan in the Armenian Tavush region, has been adorned with yellow signs that read “surveyed area”. The unprecedented number of ceasefire violations has painted the signs red replacing the “surveyed area” with “field of fire”. Neighbouring Voskevan village is located even closer to the border with a Kazakh district in Azerbaijan…

06/05/2015 13:10

Transparent elections in Karabakh to contribute to international recognition of NKR, U.S. observer says

The U.S. resolutions recognizing the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic's independence contribute to the process of international recognition of the NKR, Karin MacDonald, U.S. observer, director of the Election Administration Research Center at Berkeley Law, said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 6.

06/05/2015 13:00

The Man Who Talks to Iron

The twisting bumpy road, which borders with Azerbaijan, has brought us to Mayis Sarkisyan’s house. Residents of Voskevan village (Tavush province) also call him uncle Hovik. The host greeted us while he was modernizing his sophisticated trailer with a hammer in his hand…

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06/05/2015 11:34

Stepanakert: Elections essential for maintaining stability in region and for just and peaceful settlement of conflict between Azerbaijan and Nagorno Karabakh

Nagorny Karabakh Republic (NKR) Foreign Ministry has issued a statement following the parliamentary elections in the country. "On May 3, 2015, the sixth regular parliamentary elections were held in the Nagorno Karabakh Republic (NKR) with over 70% turnout. The elections were held in a free and competitive atmosphere and in full compliance with the international standards, as assessed by more than 100 international observers from around 30 countries.

04/05/2015 19:18

Ukraine not Recognizing Nagorno-Karabakh Parliamentary Elections

The Ukrainian MFA statement reads that Ukraine does not recognize the May 3 Nagorno-Karabakh parliamentary elections and considers them illegitimate.

04/05/2015 19:16

Georgia not Recognizing the Election Held "in Occupied Azerbaijani Territories"

Georgian MFA has issued a statement that reads that Georgia does not recognize the parliamentary elections held in Nagorno-Karabakh.

30/04/2015 17:19

European Parliament Party Urging UN Countries to Recognize Nagorno Karabakh

One of the European Parliament's parties - European Free Alliance - is urging the UN countries to recognize the Nagorno Karabakh Republic.

29/04/2015 13:45

President of Artsakh concerned over sale of Russian and Israeli weapons to Azerbaijan

President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan is concerned over the sale of the Russian and Israeli weapons to Azerbaijan. In an interview with Clarin (Argentina), Sahakyan says, "I do not know how long Russia will be supplying military hardware to Baku, however, it should be taken into account that Russia actively helps the Karabakh forces.

28/04/2015 12:16

Sargsyan: If Armenia recognized Kosovo and Abkhazia, it would be hard to explain Karabakh people why it doesn't recognize NKR

Azerbaijani largely hinders normalization of the Armenia- Turkey relations, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview with "Pozner" TV program. He said the president of Azerbaijan has repeatedly accepted his policy of isolating Armenia, with Turks being Azerbaijan's key accessory in it.

27/04/2015 15:18

British analyst: Oil will run out, Karabakh conflict will remain

Having internationalized Azerbaijan's establishment as a state in 1990s, the oil industry simultaneously internationalized the consensus in the issue of preventing resumption of military actions threatening it, Laurence Broers, SOAS University of London, Centre of Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus, Department Member, told ArmInfo.

27/04/2015 14:29

British expert: Baku has restricted the wide spectrum of cooperation of Armenian and Azeri NGOs to state- run process

The separation of Azerbaijan's independent civil society from the domestic processes causes major threats that bring us back to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Laurence Broers, research associate at the Centre for Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus, School of Oriental and African Studies (London), has told ArmInfo.

27/04/2015 13:29

Views from London: Ankara may recognize Armenian Genocide only if Turkish public demands it

Ankara may recognize the Armenian Genocide only if Turkish public demands it. Laurence Broers, SOAS University of London, Centre of Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus, Department Member, told ArmInfo.

27/04/2015 11:56

Human rights organization thanks Nagorny Karabakh authorities for humane treatment of Azerbaijani saboteur

Coordinator of the Nagorny Karabakh Committee Helsinki Initiative 92 (HI-92) Karen Ohanjanyan and Executive Officers of HI-92 Svetlana Jhangiryan visited the imprisoned Azerbaijani saboteur Shahbaz Gulyev at the Stepanakert Republican Hospital after he underwent surgery. Gulyev suffered from chronic cholecystitis.

25/04/2015 13:18

Hollande and Aliyev discuss Karabakh conflict

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and his French counterpart Francois Hollande, who is now in Baku on a working visit, have discussed the Karabakh conflict.

23/04/2015 10:09

Azerbaijani Armed Forces blast Artsakh Defense Army car

Azerbaijani Armed Forces blast a car on the balance of the Artsakh Defense Army. The Armenian party suffered no casualties, according to the NKR Defense Army press-office.

22/04/2015 16:18

Stepanakert: Azerbaijani leadership giving "Wehrmacht-style" orders

Azerbaijan's leadership is giving "Wehrmacht- style" orders, David Babayan, NKR President's Spokesperson, told ArmInfo when commenting on Azerbaijani defense minister's order to the manpower to immediately destroy any moving military object on the Line of Contact. According to Babayan, such orders prove that inadequate persons are in power in Azerbaijan.

22/04/2015 10:32

NKR Defense Army catches Azerbaijan in dissemination of misinformation

The NKR Defense Army refutes the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry's statement that the Armenian side has allegedly mounted a sabotage attack on the northeastern section of the line of contact and suffered losses (5 killed and 10 wounded servicemen).

20/04/2015 17:55

Head of party: National Revival undergoes pressure by NKR authorities

The National Revival Party has been undergoing constant pressure by the Nagorno-Karabakh authorities since it submitted the documents for running in the parliamentary elections, Head of the National Revival Party Hayk Khanumyan has told ArmInfo.

15/04/2015 12:48

Children who Survive on a Pension

67-year old Jasmine Ghazaryan lives with her 80-year-old sister-in-law, daughter-in-law and three grandchildren in a clay hovel in Noyakert village of Ararat region. An unfinished huge brick construction links on to the house - the Ghazaryans are trying to maintain the unfit house expanding it at the same time.

10/04/2015 12:01

NKR Defense Army soldier dies accidentally

NKR Defense Army soldier Artur A. Arakelyan (born in 1996) died accidentally in army. Investigation has been launched, the NKR Defense Army press-office told ArmInfo.

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