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OSCE MG U.S. Co-Chair: A big window has emerged in the Karabakh peace process

Eduard Sharmazanov: World community must strongly condemn destruction of Armenian cultural and historical heritage in Turkey and Azerbaijan

President of Armenia promises with a problem of citizens deceived by Tonus company and respond in two days

Head of Armenian Parliament's Committee for State and Legal Affairs to present Karabakh frontier guards with night vision devices

Edward Sharmazanov: Anakara's inefficiency is a linchpin in the matter of ensuring security in Europe

Edward Sharmazanov: Azerbaijani provocations imperil stability of the entire Black Sea region

ECHR demands explanations from Baku over refusal to repatriate body of Armenian captive Karen Petrosyan

Russian expert: The resolution of the Basque Provinces is a logical continuation of the lobbyist line on recognition of the statehood of Nagornyy Karabakh

Giorgi Gvimradze: Russia's fate hangs in the balance in Ukraine

Replenishment of authorized capital to allow Anelik Bank to multiply its achievements and launch more ambitious projects

Ashot Manucharyan: Neither the West nor the OSCE Minsk Group can settle the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

MP from Prosperous Armenia Party slums his colleagues from Republican Party for dissimulation and inconstancy

Parliament member: Prosperous Armenia Party goes to the regular election, but is ready to any force-major situations

Seven media organizations condemn attack on female reporter by Armenian Parliament's Security Head

Seyran Ohanyan: All persons responsible for omissions in military units will be severely punished

Latest models of Lenovo mobile phones are now available at VivaCell-MTS service centers

Seyran Ohanyan: Hakob Injighulyan, an Armenian captive who was handed over by Azerbaijan to a third country, is willing to return to Armenia

Levon Zurabyan: For the first time Prosperous Armenia Party says retention of power by incumbent authorities inadmissible

Gipuzkoa Province (Spain) President recognizes Nagorno-Karabakh Republic

HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival to kick off on 1 October

NSW Legislative Council adopts motion, adding its voice to international condemnation of Azerbaijan on its aggression directed towards Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh and Republic of Armenia

Armenian DM: Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh will not accept one-sided concessions in Nagorno-Karabakh peace process

Seyran Ohanyan visits army unit where a soldier committed suicide lately

Yerevan Brewery fined $1.5mln

VivaCell-MTS and Synopsys Armenia continue successful cooperation with the European Regional Academy to provide Armenia with industry ready graduates

Because of the Western sanctions against Russia, Air Armenia could not technically pay accounts for the flight navigation services

100 participants in Beeline-Nurcard campaign receive awards

12/09 12:46 Yerevan Brewery fined $1.5mln

The tax authorities have imposed a $1.5mln fine on Yerevan Brewery, reports Armenia's Finance Ministry.

11/09/2014 17:45

Because of the Western sanctions against Russia, Air Armenia could not technically pay accounts for the flight navigation services

The Armenian air company Air Armenia cannot be blamed for the debt to the Russian State Corporation for Organization of the Air Traffic in Russia, as it arose because of technical problems, Director of Air Armenia, Arsen Avetisyan, told Arminfo correspondent.

09/09/2014 14:28

EU provides Armenia with 140,000,000-170,000,000 EUR

Following consultation with partner countries, EU member States and the European Parliament, the European Commission has taken decisions providing important EU funding to the partners in the EU Neighbourhood in the coming years.

06/09/2014 18:00

Armenia's premier: Armenia may become a platform for the French companies to enter the market of the Eurasian Union

Armenia may become a platform for the French companies to enter the market of the Eurasian Union, Prime Minister of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan and French Socialist Party parliamentary leader Bruno Le Roux think so.

05/09/2014 19:08

In 2014 Yerevan Brandy Company plans to procure 6% more grapes than in 2013

In 2014 Yerevan Brandy Company is planning to procure 37,000 tons of grapes (2,000 tons or 6% more than in 2013). The Aygavan branch (Ararat region) started procuring grapes on Sept 5, the Armavir branch (Armavir region) will start procurements on Sept 6, the Berd branch (Tavush region) will do it on Sept 15.

03/09/2014 13:35

Armenia down 6 positions in WEF Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015

Armenia was down 6 positions (from 79 to 85) in the WEF Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015.

03/09/2014 13:10

Vanadzor Chemical Plant waiting for new investor

Idling Vanadzor Chemical Industry CJSC is negotiating with a new investor for reactivation of the plant, Alexander Snegirev, Director General of the Company, told ArmInfo.

01/09/2014 22:31

Tickets of "Armenia" train running Yerevan-Batumi-Yerevan become cheaper

Tickets of "Armenia" train running Yerevan-Batumi- Yerevan have become cheaper by 2.2 thousand drams for sleeping cars and by 2.7 thousand drams for compartment coaches due to seasonal discounts, the South Caucasus Railway said in a statement.

29/08/2014 20:05

A Radisson Hotel may open in Armenia

A Radisson Hotel may open in Armenia. The possible opening was discussed in Yerevan during a meeting of Hovik Abrahamyan, Armenian Prime Minister, and Arild Hovland, Senior Vice President of The Rezidor Hotel Group.

29/08/2014 16:54

Robert Kocharyan: It would be wrong thinking that Armenia's economy may gain from sanctions against Russia

Armenian exporters of agricultural products can significantly increase exports to Russia, but they need to provide products of competitive quality and price, if they seek to build their business in the Russian market for long. The statement came from the second president of Armenia Robert Kocharyan in an interview with Noyan Tapan.

28/08/2014 21:19

SCR CJSC to attend sitting of Traffic Safety Committee of Council for Rail Transport in Minsk on Sept 2-3

On September 2-3, Minsk will host the 4th sitting of the Traffic Safety Committee of the Council for Rail Transport. The South Caucasus Railway CJSC will be represented by Vladimir Khachatryan, Deputy Supervisor for Rail Traffic Safety.

21/08/2014 19:07

Armenian Government to cut its passenger traffic subsidies to South Caucasus Railway

The Armenian Government is planning to cut its passenger traffic subsidies to South Caucasus Railway by 40mln AMD.

21/08/2014 19:06

Armenia and Georgia to build a bridge of friendship between Bagratashen and Sadakhlo

Armenia and Georgia will build a bridge of friendship between their borderline villages of Bagratashen and Sadakhlo, Georgian Prime Minister Irakly Garibashvili told journalists in Yerevan on Thursday.

21/08/2014 19:05

Armenia to build a farm to breed Sevan trout

Armenia will build a farm to breed ishkhan (Sevan trout). A relevant program was approved by the Armenian Government on Thursday.

21/08/2014 19:04

Georgia conducts active measures to eliminate consequences of landslide on Georgian Military Highway

Damage caused by the Wednesday landslide on the Georgian Military Highway in Dariali Gorge is more tangible than from the last landslide in May. Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said on 21 August. Two people are reported to be missing in the disaster area. Vehicle traffic on the highway, linking Georgia and Russia, has been banned due to the emergency situation.

21/08/2014 15:02

Natali Pharm Company to be licensed to import narcotic and psychotropic substances to Armenia

The Government of Armenia adopted a decision Wednesday to license Natali Pharm Company to import narcotic and psychotropic substances in Armenia. The license is provided for a period of three years. The company is affiliated with Armenian MP, oligarch Samvel Aleksanyan,

21/08/2014 15:01

Sports and Concerts Facility after K. Demirchyan to be signed off to Defense Ministry of Armenia for debts

Yerevan Sports and Concerts Facility after K. Demirchyan will be signed off to the Defense Ministry of Armenia for debts in conformity with the Government's decision of 21 August 2014.

20/08/2014 14:11

Economist: Vorotan Cascade of HPPs must remain under state management

Vorotan Cascade of HPPs must remain under management of the government, says Vazgen Safaryan, Head of the Union of Local Producers.

11/08/2014 12:05

Russia's sanctions against Ukrainian air companies have not yet affected prices of flights to Armenia

Russia's sanctions against Ukrainian air companies have not yet affected the prices of flights to Armenia, representative of Ukraine International Airlines in Armenia Tigran Achoyan told ArmInfo on Monday.

07/08/2014 21:25

In past four years Tatev ropeway has carried 250,000 people

In past four years the world's longest ropeway in Tatev has carried 250,000 people. The 250,000th passengers, Mary Hovhannisyan was carried on Wednesday. The managers of the ropeway had a surprise for the lucky - she will be able to use the ropeway free of charge during one year.

07/08/2014 01:30

Vallex Group invests $320 million in exploration and development of Teghout deposit in Armenia

Vallex Group has invested $320 million in exploration and development of the Teghout copper and molybdenum deposit in Lori region, Armenia, Vice President of Vallex Group Gagik Arzumanyan told reporters, as Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan visited the deposit, Wednesday. Arzumanyan said the total cost of the project is $350 million. The remaining funds will be invested by the end of the year.

07/08/2014 01:27

Government of Armenia pins hopes with new owner of Akhtala mining company

Government of Armenia pins hopes with a new owner of the Ahktala mining and enrichment combine, Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan told reporters when visiting the company earlier today, on 6 August.

05/08/2014 20:10

Several organizations intend to invest in construction of solar power plants in Armenia

5-6 organizations have an intention to invest in construction of solar power plants in Armenia, Tamara Babayan, Director of the Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund of Armenia, said at a press conference on Tuesday.

04/08/2014 19:57

July 1 2014 South Caucasus Railway raised wages to over 1,400 employees

On Aug 1 2014 CEO of the South Caucasus Railway Viktor Rebets summed up the results of his company's work in July 2014.

31/07/2014 18:23

Yerevan-Sevan-Ijevan-Azeri border highway to be open in late August

The Yerevan-Sevan-Ijevan-Azeri border highway, which was closed on July 16, will be opened in late August in case of favorable weather conditions, the Armenian Ministry of Transport and Communication reports.

31/07/2014 15:36

US Embassy urges Armenian businessmen to refrain from contacts with Russian companies

The Embassy of the United States in Armenia has sent Armenian businessmen messages urging them to refrain from contacts with Russian companies as this implies additional reputational risks, President of the Union of Manufacturers and Businessmen of Armenia Arsen Kazaryan told journalists on Thursday.

31/07/2014 15:13

On Aug 2 South Caucasus Railway's commuter trains will be free of charge all over Armenia

On Aug 2, the Day of Railroader, the South Caucasus Railway's commuter trains will be free of charge all over Armenia

31/07/2014 01:56

Economist: In face of economic sanctions against Russia, it is necessary to speed up the process for creating Eurasian Economic Union

One of the goals of the West's sanctions against Russia is to curb the Eurasian Economic Union project, well-known Armenian economist, professor Tatul Manaseryan told ArmInfo on Wednesday.

31/07/2014 01:54

Economist: The West's sanctions against Russia will affect the Armenian economy

The West's sanctions against Russia concern the fields of energy, technologies and finances and cannot but affect the Armenian economy, well-known Armenian economist, professor Tatul Manaseryan told ArmInfo on Wednesday.

30/07/2014 20:56

Public Services Regulatory Commission of Armenia imposes a 15mln AMD fine on Electric Networks of Armenia

The Public Services Regulatory Commission of Armenia ruled on Wednesday that the Electric Networks of Armenia (ENA) should pay a fine of 15mln AMD for having broken some of the Commission's rules, particularly, for having failed to meet its contractual obligations to Mikmetal, a company building a multifunction building in the center of Yerevan.

30/07/2014 14:33

Lake Sevan is among top ten attractions in post-Soviet preferred by Russian people

The online booking service Oktogo.ru has determined the most popular resorts in the CIS and post-Soviet area for the summer vacations of Russian tourists.