In Protest at Energy Rate Increase Activists of "Against Robbery" Movement have gone on a Sit Strike in Freedom Square

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Rostelecom Armenia sums up journalists' contest "Technologies for Life - Internet at the Speed of Light"

New Internet-Banking Tariffs to be Put into Action at "Areximbank - Gazprombank Group" since June 1

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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"

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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

26/05 20:31 New Internet-Banking Tariffs to be Put into Action at "Areximbank - Gazprombank Group" since June 1

"Areximbank - Gazprombank Group" will put into action the new Internet-banking tariffs since June 1. The bank's press-office has informed ArmInfo that both legal entities and individuals can use the new tariffs. "Areximbank - Gazprombank Group" introduced its internet-banking service in November 2009.

26/05/2015 00:00

VTB Bank (Armenia) finances project on construction of Good Time entertainment center for children

The Bank's press office has told ArmInfo that both kids and adults can enjoy amusement at the center. The events include entertainment, sports, thrill rides, amusing shows, birthday parties, etc. The little visitors can play physical games and enjoy relaxation from the computer games.

22/05/2015 19:15

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

VTB Bank (Armenia) has offers "Super- rate", a special offer for its conscientious customers that redeem the loans by installments timely (within 6 months). Following the full redemption of the loan, the borrowers regain 10% of the total amount of the interest paid.

19/05/2015 14:51

VTB Bank (Armenia) funds construction of Progress Agro greenhouse facility

VTB Bank (Armenia) has funded the construction of Progress Agro greenhouse for cucumber production that was opened in Nor Geghi village (Kotayk region) lately. President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan attended the opening ceremony, VTB Bank (Armenia) press office told ArmInfo.

19/05/2015 14:50

U.S. Ambassador Marks International Day Against Homophobia

U.S. Embassy press-office has informed ArmInfo that in recognition of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia on May 17, U.S. Ambassador Richard M. Mills, Jr. met with Armenian civil society representatives who advocate for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights in Armenia. During their meeting, the Ambassador heard from the civil society representatives about their work to ensure that the legal and human rights of LGBT Armenian citizens are fully protected.

19/05/2015 14:49

"Ecotomato" Company's New Greenhouse was Opened with Financial Support from VTB Bank (Armenia)

"Ecotomato" company's third greenhouse was opened with the financial support from VTB Bank (Armenia). The new facility is designed for the cultivation of Dutch roses. The Bank's press-office has informed ArmInfo that the 3 ha greenhouse has been opened with the purpose of extending the territory of the greenhouse facility. The first two facilities were built in 2011 and 2012. President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, other top-level officials, the VTB Bank administration, as well as reps of the Armenian business-community were present at the opening ceremony.

19/05/2015 11:04

ACBA: A Year with and without Stepan Gishyan

An evening consecrated to the memory of ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank's former CEO Stepan Gishyan took place on May 15 at G. Sundukyan Academic Theater. Stepan Gishyan's mother, his relatives, friends and colleagues attended the event.

19/05/2015 11:02

"Stepan Gishyan" Benevolent Fund Set Up Upon the Initiative of ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank

It was announced during the May 15 commemoration evening dedicated to Stepan Gishyan, former CEO of ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank, that a "Stepan Gishyan" benevolent fund was set up upon the initiative of the Bank.

15/05/2015 19:20

Ameriabank the First Armenian Bank-Sponsor of the EBRD 24th Annual Forum

Ameriabank has become the first Armenian bank to sponsor the EBRD 24th Annual Forum that is to take place in Tbilisi on May 14-15. More than 2000 reps from 60 countries will participate in the Forum.

15/05/2015 12:06

VTB Bank (Armenia) offers customers to independently complete their deposits by period, currency, interest frequency other parameters

VTB Bank (Armenia) offers its customers to independently complete their own deposits by choosing the relevant deposit parameters such as period, currency, interest frequency, etc.

15/05/2015 12:02

Ameriabank finances launch of a greenhouse in Goght village

Greenhouse facilities - one of the segments of agriculture - are in the focus of Ameriabank's attention. The press office of the Bank has told ArmInfo that a greenhouse with an area of 10.5 hectares will open in Goght village (Kotayk province) of Armenia on May 15, 2015.

14/05/2015 12:13

ARARATBANK Chosen as the Best Participant of EBRD Trade Facilitation Programme

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has honoured the most successful participants in its Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP) 2014 in an award ceremony on the eve of the Bank's Annual Meeting and Business Forum in Tbilisi today. Ashot Osipyan, chairman of the executive board and chief executive officer of ARARATBANK OJSC, received the award.

14/05/2015 11:39

Ameriabank becomes first Armenian bank to receive Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) rating at 'B+'

Fitch Ratings has published the Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) rating of Ameriabank at 'B+' with a Negative Outlook. Ameriabank has become the first Armenian bank with no foreign parent bank to receive a rating similar to the country ceiling rating, which is a high assessment. The rating testifies to open and transparent activity of Ameriabank.

14/05/2015 11:23

EBRD Reconsidering Forecast on Armenia's Economic Growth Falling to -1.5%

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has updated its forecast on Armenia's 2015 GDP at -1.5%. EBRD's official statement reads that Armenia's economy slowed down significantly in early 2015, driven by plummeting remittances (by 40% - editor's note) and shrinking exports (by 23% - editor's note). According to EBRD experts, real GDP growth is likely to be negative in 2015. After rapid but mild devaluation in late-2014, Armenian dram stabilized, helped by tight monetary policy and central bank interventions.

13/05/2015 13:08

Areximbank-Gazprombank Group offers safety deposit boxes at 25% discount

Areximbank-Gazprombank Group offers safety deposit boxes at 25% discount for a period from May 11 up to September 11. The bank offers its customers safety deposit boxes (of two sizes: 75x310x435 and 125x310x435) for a period of 1 year. According to the press-office of Areximbank- GPB Group, customers will receive a non-contact payment card VISA Classic payWave as a bonus for a period of 2 years, without permanent balance, payment for annual service.

12/05/2015 14:35

In Q1 2015 Areximbank-Gasprombank Group Increasing its Net Profit Twice

In Q1 2015 Areximbank-Gasprombank Group twice increased its net profit to 156.9 mln AMD.

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