Nikol Pashinyan, MP from the Armenian National Congress (ANC) Faction, has refused to sign the statement prepared jointly with the representatives of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA). To note, on Tuesday evening the Armenian Parliament convened an extraordinary session to adopt the text of the statement condemning the attack on MP Aram Manukyan. The text was prepared by ARF Dashnaktsutyun and the RPA.
Rostelecom has expanded the network of acceptance of payments through the banks. The company has told ArmInfo that from now on the individual subscribers of Rostelecom can pay for the company's services through Converse Bank, Armeconombank, Areximbank- Gazprombank Group, ArmBusinessBank and the branches of the specified banks.
Ameria Group has raised as much as 30.6mln AMD through a charity auction for children needing urgent treatment.
According to CEO of Ameriabank Artak Hanesyan, the money will be redoubled to 61.2mln AMD and will be spent on treatment of children suffering from cancer, haemotologic problems, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, etc..
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov claims that the Sarsang Reservoir can trigger humanitarian, environmental and man-caused disasters. The minister made such statement when receiving a delegation led by Milisa Markovich, PACE rapporteur on "the deliberate deprivation of the residents of Azerbaijan's borderline areas of water."
It will be possible to develop relations only when Turkey is ready to shake Armenia's extended hand, Armenia's Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said at the joint press-conference with Foreign Minister of Latvia Edgars Rinkevics in Yerevan, 12 December, when commenting on the challenge of Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to establish relations with neighbors.
Archaeologists from the Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw discovered evidence of destruction and capture of the ancient city of Metsamor, one of the most famous archaeological sites in the vicinity of Yerevan.
At the initiative of Ayb School, on December 14, international The Hour of Code event was held at the school. This event was organized for the first time in Armenia, with the joint support from VivaCell-MTS, UITE and Microsoft.
The condition of Lake Sevan and the depressing subsurface water table in Ararat Valley are the key environmental problems for Armenia, Karine Danielyan, Head of the Association For Sustainable Human Development, said at a press conference on Wednesday.