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Political expert: Moscow has no part in collapse of Prosperous Armenia Party

Israeli publicist: On April 24, Israel's delegation will be in Yerevan, not in Ankara

Eduard Sharmazanov: Armenian opposition faces hard times

Vartan Oskanian: I stop my activities in PAP and perfectly realize my share of responsibility for Party's failure

In 2014 Beeline's investments in Armenia grew by $3 mln to $14 mln

Naira Zohrabyan: Prosperous Armenia Party to promptly restore its rating in political field

Aboyan City Mayor, Gagik Tsarukyan's Son-in-Law Severed from PAP; He Retained Mayor's Office

Naira Zohrabyan officially declares Prosperous Armenia Party as opposition

Expert: Law "On cinematography" to give a fresh impetus to development of Armenian film industry

Viva Cell-MTS offering AMD 90 per minute in roaming

Armen Martirosyan: Gagik Tsarukyan's decision to leave his post is not authorities' victory over opposition

Gagik Tsarukyan: I Have Nothing to Do with "Prosperous Armenia" Anyomore - That is My Own and Final Decision

Expert: On March 1, Levon Ter-Petrosyan threatened Moscow to yield Liberty Square to pro-Western forces

"Prosperous Armenia" Congress Finished Having Hardly Begun

Expert: New government may be formed in Armenia this year

Economic crisis in Russia did not spark outflow of Armenian labor migrants

Diplomatic Source: Armenia's International Image Besmirched by Internal Political Tiff Over

XII IFF "Golden Apricot" to Take Place in Yerevan on July 12-19

Founding Parliament: Gyumri Municipality impeding Zhirayr Sefilyan's meeting with local residents

USA Ambassador: Armenia and Azerbaijan Parties Should Refrain from Taking Actions that would Escalate the Tension of Karabakh Conflict Situation

Mass Media: Tigran Urikhanyan decides to step down as parliamentarian

Robert Kocharyan and Levon Ter-Petrosyan in a Foreign Policy Accomplishments Competition

Gagik Tsarukyan to step down as chairman of Prosperous Armenia Party and to renounce his deputy mandate

British Film Festival 13th Love Edition to be held in provinces of Armenia

Ex-foreign minister Vartan Oskanian and others to announce their withdrawal from Prosperous Armenia Party at tomorrow's PAP congress

Head of Heritage Faction: EPP resolution on Armenian Genocide is the result of victory over party interests

Kiro Manoyan: EPP resolution on Armenian Genocide unprecedented by its contents

First president of Armenia to receive life pension

Levon Zurabyan: Armenian special services spend resources on spying on oppositionists rather than on collecting data about Azerbaijan

Armenian Parliament amends Law on Turnover Tax in first reading

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia has submitted a Genocide Prevention Resolution to UN Human Rights Council

Russian Railways: Events in Ukraine have reduced flow of passengers using Russian Railways' services

Press: Naira Zohrabyan to head Prosperous Armenia Party

Russian Railways: Fluctuation of currency rate must not have any significant impact on railway tickets in CIS

The 15th meeting of CIS Council for Rail Transport (CRT) Passenger Commission kicks off in Yerevan

Media outlets: Prosperous Armenia Party collapsing

Mass Media: President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan will submit draft constitutional reform in two weeks

World-Known Pianist Evgeny Kissin is to Perform in Yerevan

Beeline Smart - one of the Most Sold Phones in Armenia

Eurovision-2015: Mary-Jean O'Doherty Vasmatzian the Fifth Participant of "Genealogy"

Nairit Plant employees threaten to sit on hunger strike unless their salaries are paid

Armenian Culture Ministry elaborates a law "On Cinematography"

RF Prosecutor General: Valery Permyakov cannot be transferred to Armenia, as he is a citizen of Russia

Gagik Mkrtchyan: Our country not only can but also should develop industrial production

Access to ACBA-ONLINE system now possible through Token APP

Armenian soldier killed on Line of Contact

Beeline Opened a New Sales and Service Office in Sevan

Zhirayr Sefilyan does not want to comment on Levon Ter-Petrosyan's statements

Comrades-in-Arms of Albert Safaryan have been Detained Based on the Case of the Soldier's Suicide

Karine Danielyan: Oil and gas prospecting near Sevan will be devastating for the lake

06/03 10:59 Israeli publicist: On April 24, Israel's delegation will be in Yerevan, not in Ankara

On April 24, Israel will send a delegation to the events timed to the Armenian Genocide Centennial, not to the events celebrating the " Dardanel operation" in Ankara.

06/03/2015 10:57

Eduard Sharmazanov: Armenian opposition faces hard times

The ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) respects Gagik Tsarukyan's decision to step down as Leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP). It was his personal decision, Eduard Sharmazanov, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament, Spokesperson for RPA, told reporters.

06/03/2015 00:32

Vartan Oskanian: I stop my activities in PAP and perfectly realize my share of responsibility for Party's failure

Ex-foreign minister of Armenia Vartan Oskanian has decided to leave the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) because the Party has failed to turn the Armenian society's wishes into reality through radical changes and to put the country on the correct and healthy path of development.

06/03/2015 00:29

Naira Zohrabyan: Prosperous Armenia Party to promptly restore its rating in political field

Gagik Tsarukyan has stepped down as the chairman of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) and has left politics to prevent recurrence of maidans, shocks and bloodshed in Armenia, Vahe Hovhannisyan, MP, member of the PAP Political Council, said at today's press conference following the PAP's extraordinary congress.

06/03/2015 00:26

Aboyan City Mayor, Gagik Tsarukyan's Son-in-Law Severed from PAP; He Retained Mayor's Office

Abovyan city mayor, Gagik Tsarukyan's son-in-law Karapet Guloyan severed himself from PAP at today's congress. He will, however, retain the mayor's office.

06/03/2015 00:25

Naira Zohrabyan officially declares Prosperous Armenia Party as opposition

Naira Zohrabyan, the new leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP), has officially declared the PAP as opposition. She announced this at the PAP congress, during which the ex-leader of PAP Gagik Tsarukyan announced his decision to step down as the PAP chairman, to renounce his deputy mandate and to leave politics.

05/03/2015 15:52

Armen Martirosyan: Gagik Tsarukyan's decision to leave his post is not authorities' victory over opposition

The Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) leader Gagik Tsarukyan's decision to step down as the PAP leader and to renounce his deputy mandate is not the authorities' victory over the opposition, Armen Martirosyan, Deputy Chairman of the Heritage Party, has told ArmInfo.

05/03/2015 15:51

Gagik Tsarukyan: I Have Nothing to Do with "Prosperous Armenia" Anyomore - That is My Own and Final Decision

At today's extraordinary congress "Prosperous Armenia Party" leader Gagik Tsarukyan announced about his farewell to big-league politics, giving up the party president's office and the parliamentary faction head's position.

05/03/2015 15:50

Expert: On March 1, Levon Ter-Petrosyan threatened Moscow to yield Liberty Square to pro-Western forces

In his speech in the Liberty Square on March 1, Levon Ter-Petrosyan threatened Moscow to yield the Square to the pro-Western forces, unless Russia supports him, Stepan Safaryan, Head of the Armenian Institute for International Security, told reporters, Thursday.

05/03/2015 15:49

"Prosperous Armenia" Congress Finished Having Hardly Begun

The extraordinary congress of "Prosperous Armenia Party" lasted no longer than half an hour. It finished hardly having begun.

05/03/2015 15:48

Expert: New government may be formed in Armenia this year

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan was very decisive and confident in its efforts "to remove" the pro-Russian Prosperous Armenia Party from the political field, which would be impossible without Moscow's consent, says Stepan Safaryan, Head of the Armenian Institute for International Security. Talking to reporters, Thursday, the opposition politician said Sargsyan would not dare to take such severe measures against its political rival without Moscow's consent.

05/03/2015 14:22

Diplomatic Source: Armenia's International Image Besmirched by Internal Political Tiff Over

The recent domestic policy events that have turned into a severe confrontation between RA President Serzh Sargsyan and "Prosperous Armenia Party" (PAP) leader Gagik Tsarukyan, who has become apolitical, have affected Armenia's international image. All this has had its effect on the events arranged to the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, a senior official of the diplomatic corps told the ArmInfo.

05/03/2015 12:53

Founding Parliament: Gyumri Municipality impeding Zhirayr Sefilyan's meeting with local residents

Gyumri Municipality is impeding the meeting of Zhirayr Sefilyan, leader of the Founding Parliament Movement with the local residents set for 4:00pm on March 7 in the Gyumri Theatrical Square.

05/03/2015 12:49

Mass Media: Tigran Urikhanyan decides to step down as parliamentarian

"There was turmoil in Tigran Urikhanyan's room in the parliament yesterday, with PAP members going in and out and speaking loudly. Sometimes, their voices could be heard even in the parliament corridors. Later, it became known that Urikhanyan decided to leave. His party-men demanded explanations and tried to talk him out of his plans," the paper writes. According to the source, "mass migration" from the PAP is expected after today's Party congress.

04/03/2015 19:18

Robert Kocharyan and Levon Ter-Petrosyan in a Foreign Policy Accomplishments Competition

The office of Robert Qocharyan, the second president of the RA, has decided to respond to the talks Levon Ter-Petrosyan gave during the March 1 rally. The latter particularly mentioned in his talks that the foreign policy of RA was quite successful in the 90s (meaning the period when he was the president), it promoted the national interests of the country "as Vazgen Sargsyan, Robert Qocharyan and Artur Tovmasyan had acknowledged back in those days".

04/03/2015 16:23

Gagik Tsarukyan to step down as chairman of Prosperous Armenia Party and to renounce his deputy mandate

At tomorrow's congress of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP), Gagik Tsarukyan will announce his decision to not only step down as the PAP chairman but also to renounce his deputy mandate, Mikayel Melkumyan, parliamentarian from the PAP, told journalists.

04/03/2015 15:34

Ex-foreign minister Vartan Oskanian and others to announce their withdrawal from Prosperous Armenia Party at tomorrow's PAP congress

At tomorrow's congress of the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP), Gagik Tsarukyan, the PAP leader, will announce that he is leaving the post of the PAP chairman, Mikayel Melkumyan, a parliamentarian from the PAP, told journalists.

04/03/2015 15:14

Head of Heritage Faction: EPP resolution on Armenian Genocide is the result of victory over party interests

The European People's Party's resolution on the Armenian Genocide is the result of victory over the party interests, Ruben Hakobyan, Head of the Heritage Party faction, said in Parliament on Wednesday.

04/03/2015 15:07

Kiro Manoyan: EPP resolution on Armenian Genocide unprecedented by its contents

Armenia must focus on making the recognition on the Armenian Genocide by the European People's Party (EPP) exemplary for other organizations and countries, Kiro Manoyan, Head of ARFD Bureau's Hay Dat and Political Affairs Office, told ArmInfo.

04/03/2015 15:05

First president of Armenia to receive life pension

National Assembly of Armenia has amended the Law on payments and security provision to the presidents of Armenia in the second reading on March 4. In addition, the Parliament passed the first reading of amendments to the Law on social guarantees to the persons occupying government posts.

04/03/2015 14:19

Levon Zurabyan: Armenian special services spend resources on spying on oppositionists rather than on collecting data about Azerbaijan

Armenian special services spend resources on spying on the oppositionists rather than on collecting data about Azerbaijan, Levon Zurabyan, Head of the opposition Armenian National Congress (ANC) Faction, said at today's parliamentary hearings on the bill "On protection of personal data". Zurabyan said that protection of the citizens' personal data is one of the cornerstones of democracy. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights pays a special attention to this issue and the Constitution of Armenia also points out the need to protect the citizens' personal data.

04/03/2015 13:26

Armenian Parliament amends Law on Turnover Tax in first reading

At the March 4 session, the National Assembly of Armenia amended the Law on Turnover Tax in the first reading. The National Assembly also amended a number of related laws, including the ones "On taxes" and "On inspections".

04/03/2015 13:24

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia has submitted a Genocide Prevention Resolution to UN Human Rights Council

Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian has met with Joachim Rucker, President of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), the Foreign Ministry of Armenia told ArmInfo.

04/03/2015 13:20

Press: Naira Zohrabyan to head Prosperous Armenia Party

Naira Zohrabyan will head the Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) and the former minister of urban development Vardan Vardanyan will become her deputy, a Yerevan-based Hraparak (Square) newspaper writes.

04/03/2015 11:29

Media outlets: Prosperous Armenia Party collapsing

The Prosperous Armenia Party (BHK) faction in the parliament convened on March 3. A local Haykakan Zhamanak (Armenian Time) Daily reports the meeting was extremely tense due to heated disputes over possible appointment of Secretary of the BHK Faction Naira Zohrabyan as the BHK leader. Many in the Party are against her appointment, the paper writes.

04/03/2015 11:28

Mass Media: President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan will submit draft constitutional reform in two weeks

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan will submit a draft constitutional reform to the Executive Body of the Republican Party of Armenia in two weeks. The draft will be approved, a local Zhoghovurd (People) newspaper writes.

03/03/2015 17:11

RF Prosecutor General: Valery Permyakov cannot be transferred to Armenia, as he is a citizen of Russia

Valery Permyakov, a soldier of the Russian military base in Armenia, who stands accused of a family murder in Gyumri, Armenia, cannot be transferred to Armenia, as he is a citizen of Russia. This is what Prosecutor Genera of Russia replied to Zaruhi Postanjyan, Armenian MP from the Heritage opposition party.

02/03/2015 17:06

Zhirayr Sefilyan does not want to comment on Levon Ter-Petrosyan's statements

Zhirayr Sefilyan, an Artsakh war hero, one of the leaders of the Founding Parliament movement, does not want to comment on the speech Armenian National Congress (ANC) leader Levon Ter-Petrosyan made at the March rally in Yerevan. On his Facebook page, Sefilyan says that he thinks it inexpedient to respond to the politicians' statements.

02/03/2015 16:21

GALLUP: Top three brightest oppositionists in Armenia: Zaruhi Postanjyan, Raffi Hovannisian and Nikol Pashinyan

According to a survey conducted by the Gallup International Association Office in Armenia, the brightest oppositionists in Armenia are Zaruhi Postanjyan, a member of Hertiage Party faction, Raffi Hovannisian, Leader of Heritage Party, and MP Nikol Pashinyan, Aram Navasardyan, the Head of the GALLUP International Association Office in Armenia, told reporters when presenting the survey on March 2.

02/03/2015 16:18

Assassination of Hrant Dink was a crime of forethought

The assassination of Agos editor-in-chief Hrant Dink was a crime of forethought, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told journalists when commenting on the arrest of officials on charges of "negligence over the murder" of Hrant Dink.

02/03/2015 10:52

Levon Ter-Petrosyan: ANC cancels all 15 rallies to be held till April 24

Armenian National Congress (ANC) has refuses from all the 15 rallies that were scheduled till April 24, the statement came from Levon Ter-Petrosyan, the first president of Armenia, the leader of the Armenian National Congress, at the March 1 rally in Liberty Square.