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Azeri State Committee for Refugees: Issues of the return of Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev and the transfer of Hasan Hasanov's dead body are under control of President Aliyev

Armenian Government tries to repay its debts by transferring state-owned enterprises' assets to a U.S. company

Armenian environmentalists comment on Red Book apes imported to Armenia

All U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Armenia are strongly encouraged to enroll in the Department of State's Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

The ICRC has already started talks to return Azeri saboteur's corpse, Azerbaijani State Committee says

Stepan Safaryan: OSCE Minsk Group prefers stroking naughty Azerbaijan

Edward Nalbandian advises his Azerbaijani counterpart not to use international arena for propaganda

Political expert: OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs want to lobby the meeting between Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan

Shmuel Meirom: Israel is willing to contribute of its experience in the field of economy, but it cannot force Israeli business to invest in Armenia

OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs express their serious concern about the increase in tensions and violence in Karabakh conflict zone

Heritage Party considers Volodya Avetisyan to be a political prisoner

Rostelecom expands its sales and customer service network

Arthur Grigoryan appointed commercial manager of mobile communication division at Beeline Armenia

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia wants to start a dialogue on abolishment of visa regime with EU

Edward Nalbandian: Unlike Azerbaijan, Armenia has been consistently proving its adherence to the principles of international law

No third tailing dump in Tukhmanuk

Edward Nalbandian: Turkey, which is striving to the EU, has shut down the border to the neighboring state, whereas a principle of free movement at the EU territory is one of the basic norms

Ali Hasanov: If international organizations can not resolve the conflict, let them step aside and the two neighboring states solve the problem themselves

Vladimir Dorokhin: None of the Azerbaijanis detained at the territory of Armenia are Russian citizens

"Mika cement" to replace owner

Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan: The Azerbaijani people do not believe the OSCE Minsk Group

OSCE representative concerned about Armenia court decision forcing media outlets to disclose sources

The NKR Minister of Foreign Affairs received the Head of the ICRC Mission in Nagorno-Karabakh

Members of Karabakh parliament made a statement to protect Levon Hayrapetyan

"Vallex" Group celebrates Miner's Day

Commandos: Levon Hayrapetyan's arrest is a result of hard work of Azerbaijani and Russian secret services

Ivan Kukhta: The government of Ukraine owns irrefutable evidence of separatists' blame for the crash of the Malaysian Boeing

According to the results of the first half of 2014, growth rates of Ameriabank's indices exceed average market level

ACBA-CREDIT ACRICOLE BANK and American Express have announced the launch of new card "The ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK American Express® Cash Back Card"

No visa regime between Georgia and Armenia

Vahagn Hovnanyan: It is necessary to hold a protest action in front Russia's Embassy in Armenia to support Levon Hayrapetyan

Political expert: Growth of tension at the border is a regular ill-fated expression of complexes by Azerbaijan

James Warlick: The number of incidents and resulting deaths and injuries is also a setback in our efforts to work with parties to find a lasting peace

Lake Sevan is on the verge of environmental disaster

Life of the three persons injured in Kashatagh as a result of a landmine explosion is out of danger

EU welcomes ruling of Turkish Constitutional Court regarding investigation into the 2007 murder of Turkish- Armenian journalist Hrant Dink

Armavir mayor's car explodes in mine-studded territory of Kashatagh

Newspaper: Armenian oligarch's company worked in the shadow

Nagorno-Karabakh Police publish details of the case of Azeri saboteurs

Eastern Partnership countries cannot join European Union within the next 5 years

Expert: Decision to increase water release from Lake Sevan to 270 mln cu m is a shady transaction

RESO Insurance Company compensates for damage under hull insurance in 90.9% of cases

VTB Bank (Armenia) and Visa announce the launch of Summer with VTB campaign

Orange Foundation opens a Youth center in Chinari and a computer center in Zorakan in Tavush region

ICRC Yerevan Office holds negotiations to organize a meeting with Azeris detained in Armenian territory

Hakob Sanasaryan: Armenia has chosen the path of destroying its water resources

ICRC Yerevan Office maintains regular contacts with residents of borderline villages

Areximbank-Gazprombank Group's profit increases by 56.1% and capital grows to 21.9 bln AMD

Levon Ter-Petrosyan: the authorities of Armenia are going to replace the "carrot" of the PAP by the "stick"

Ankara has put forward a plan to form a free trade zone with the Customs Union

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Georgian Parliament Speaker to Visit Israel

Jury to Pass Verdict on Accomplices to Georgian General's Murderer in Moscow

Municipal Transport Drivers to Hold Protest Rally Throughout Georgia

The National Press Day

Saakashvili's Party States it is Important to Conduct the Second Round of Elections till July 19

Historical Changes Have Occurred in Georgia - President

Israeli Minister of Agriculture is Paying Official Visit to Georgia

Power Restrictions Imposed in Tbilisi since June 23, 2014

Ramadan begins on June 29

Azerbaijan's democratic forces calling for the Association with the EU

Georgian MFA Responds to U.S. Embassy's Statement, Connected with Incidents during Election Campaign

Georgian Ambassador Demands Explanations from Turkish MFA

Georgian Citizens Abroad not to Participate in Local Elections

Georgian President Delegates Prime Minister to Sign Associated Agreement

Georgian Leadership Welcomes Presidential Elections in Ukraine

We do not Need Saakashvili's Type Mediators in our Relations with Ukraine - Lavrov

Caucasian Muslims Department (CMD) opens an office in Iran, next will be Saudi Arabia

Poroshenko States he Has not Offered Georgian Ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili Adviser's Post

Russia not to Punish Georgia for Signing Associated Agreement with EU-Kosachev

James Appathurai Writes about Georgia in his Page in Facebook

Blogger Abdul Abilov sentenced to five and a half years

Vugar Aliyev committed to strengthening the responsibility of Internet resources

Civil society urges Aliyev to defend democracy

22/07 19:54 According to the results of the first half of 2014, growth rates of Ameriabank's indices exceed average market level

According to the results of the first half of 2014, the growth rates of Ameriabank's indices exceed average market level, Deputy Director General - Financial Director of Ameriabank, Gevorg Tarumyan, said at today's press-conference.

22/07/2014 19:52

ACBA-CREDIT ACRICOLE BANK and American Express have announced the launch of new card "The ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK American Express® Cash Back Card"

The ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK American Express® Cash Back Card is a new and innovative product which offers Cardmembers financial control as well as the opportunity to earn rewards in the form of cash back. The cash back feature makes every day purchases even more rewarding by offering cash back on all purchases in Armenia, including a double cash back rate for purchases at leading supermarkets.

22/07/2014 13:03

RESO Insurance Company compensates for damage under hull insurance in 90.9% of cases

From January 1 to the present day, RESO Insurance Company accepted 287 applications for compensation under hull insurance. The company took a positive decision on 261 applications or in 90.9% of the cases. Furthermore, the insurer paid out up to 9 million AMD on twenty applications submitted over the specified area.

22/07/2014 12:59

VTB Bank (Armenia) and Visa announce the launch of Summer with VTB campaign

VTB Bank (Armenia) and Visa have announced the launch of a Summer with VTB campaign. The press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo that the campaign is conducted among the holders of Visa cards of VTB Bank (Armenia) from 20 July to 30 September 2014. The goal of the campaign is to promote the noncash payments with Visa cards.

21/07/2014 17:46

Areximbank-Gazprombank Group's profit increases by 56.1% and capital grows to 21.9 bln AMD

In the first half of 2014, Areximbank-Gazprombank Group's net profit totaled 547.6 mln AMD (up 56.1% versus Jan-June 2013). The press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo that this financial achievement increased the Bank's total capital by 2.6% to 21.9 bln AMD in Jan- June 2014.

18/07/2014 20:03

RESO Insurance Company compensates for hailstorm-caused damage

RESO Insurance Company has compensated for the damage caused to 6 customers' cars by the heavy hailstorm and rain in Vanadzor. The press service of the company has told ArmInfo that especially the residents of Vanadzor suffered from the heavy hailstorm and rain on July 7. Not only cars but also numerous houses in Vanadzor were damaged.

18/07/2014 20:02

Customer of VTB Bank (Armenia) wins a Peugeot 107 AT under a joint campaign with MasterCard

VTB Bank (Armenia) and MasterCard have summed up the results of the campaign "At the Wheel with VTB". The press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo that the campaign participants were holders of Cirrus/MaestroR and MasterCard StandardR, as well as holders of GoldR MasterCards of VTB Bank (Armenia), who used the cards to pay for goods and services in Armenia and abroad and who made online payments. The campaign lasted from April 15 till June 30, 2014.

18/07/2014 20:00

Ardshininvestbank cuts lombard credit and Nur Card Express rates

Ardshininvestbank has cut lombard credit and Nur Card Express rates for physical entities. The press service of Ardshininvestbank reports that on July 15 2014 almost all of the bank's branches cut their lombard credit rates by 1% to 19.95%-22.95%. On Aug 18 Nur Card Express rates will be reduced by 4.1%.

18/07/2014 19:12

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank's terminals switch to round-the-clock regime

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank's terminals switch to a round- the-clock regime. For the moment, the Bank has 68 cash-in terminals at all the 49 branches and at the head office.

18/07/2014 11:32

Net profit of Ardshininvestbank amounts to AMD 2.8 billion outperforming last year's result by 36.2%

Ardshininvestbank published its financial results for the first semester of 2014 continuing to demonstrate a sustainable growth, the press service of the Bank has told ArmInfo.

17/07/2014 13:41

Since 2011 National Mortgage Company has placed 11 issues of bonds in an amount more than 10 billion AMD

Since 2011 National Mortgage Company has placed 11 issues of bonds in an amount more than 10 billion AMD, Director of the National Mortgage Company, Mher Edigaryan, said at today's press-conference. Within the frames of the first 9 tranches, the bonds were short-term and of the last two - mid-term.

17/07/2014 13:39

ARARATBANK attracts $10 million from OFID for SME crediting

ARARATBANK and The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) have signed a credit agreement at $10 million, press-service of the bank reported. The agreement was signed by OFID Director General Suleiman Jazir Al-Herbish and chairman of the ARARATBANK board, Ashot Osipyan.

17/07/2014 13:35

11th Issue of Corporate Bonds By National Mortgage Company Listed at NASDAQ OMX Armenia

On July 11, 2014 the eleventh issue of corporate bonds by "National Mortgage Company" Refinancing Credit Organization CJSC (NMC RCO) listed at NASDAQ OMX Armenia on the main Abond list, Executive Director of the UCO "National Mortgage Company", Mher Edigaryan, said at today's press-conference.

16/07/2014 14:40

Ameriabank granted third Euromoney Award for Excellence

Ameriabank has been granted the third Euromoney Award for Excellence – this time as the best bank in Armenia in 2014. The press service of the bank reports that the awarding ceremony took place in London on July 10.

15/07/2014 16:39

VTB Bank (Armenia) resumes proceedings against Avalon LLC

VTB Bank (Armenia) has once again applied to the first instance court of general jurisdiction of Kentron and Nork-Marash administrative districts of Yerevan to recognize the forcible bankruptcy of Avalon LLC and to collect the latter's debt to the Bank. Avalon LLC is mostly engaged in construction of high-class apartment buildings.

11/07/2014 21:43

Gyumri Branch of Areximbank-Gazprombank Group intends to lend nearly 600 mln AMD to SMEs by late 2014

The Gyumri Branch of Areximbank- Gazprombank Group intends to lend nearly 600 mln AMD to SMEs and increase its total loan book to 1.270 bln AMD by late 2014. For comparison, Head of the Bank's Gyumri Branch Mnatsakan Dokhoyan pointed out that in 2013 the SME lending portfolio of the Branch was 470 million AMD. Small and medium enterprises are the focus of attention of not only the Gyumri Branch but also Areximbank-Gazprombank Group in general.