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Government of Armenia gives green light to agreement on Armenia's accession to EEU

Armenian soldier killed on border

NKR authorities hand over a raider's dead body to Azerbaijan

Ara Haroutiunyan: No customs point may open between NKR and Armenia

Hakob Injigulyan, an Armenian who had been in captivity in Azerbaijan for a year, back to Armenia via a third country

Forum of Armenian Associations of Europe calls on all the public organizations and politicians to join the rally of the opposition three

Heritage circulates in the Parliament a draft statement on Suren Khachatryan

Fitch affirms Rostelecom's investment grade rating of BBB - with a stable outlook

From now on all Orange Prepaid and Eagle customers can activate their favorite number and call forever for free

"MTS Connect LTE" modem for free in case of subscribing to an "MTS Connect LTE" or "Internet Express" tariff plan

Despite all obstacles created by Municipality of Ararat, parliamentary opposition is committed to hold its rally in that city

Political expert: Republican Party of Armenia has some problems with replacement of Serzh Sargsyan

Moscow International Currency Association to hold an International Banking Conference in Yerevan

EBRD to provide AMD equivalent of $5 million to ArmSwissbank for SME finance

Aram Manukyan: Amendments to the Law on Turnover Tax may develop into serious political processes

Ameriabank anticipating 50% growth of trade finance portfolio in 2015

Minister: Government of Armenia does not seek to rename Sports and Concert Complex after K. Demirchyan

Oppositionist: Nikol Pashinyan asks Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan to give recidivist Suren Khachatryan a position in the Government

SME representatives in Gyumri block city's central streets in protest of new turnover tax

Because of the Greek president's aircraft trouble, the flight from Zvartnots airport of Yerevan was delayed

The President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias visited Yerevan Brandy Company

Anelik Bank lowers Bank-Client tariff and S.W.I.F.T. commission

Parliament's extraordinary sitting on the law on amending the Law on Turnover Tax has not taken place due to RPA's boycott

Orange Foundation and Armenian Eye Care Project launch a joint online campaign to help children to fight blindness

Armenia ranked 78th in World Press Freedom Index 2014 of Reporters Without Borders

FMO lends Araratbank $15mln for business projects by export-oriented companies

Open Day to be held at UWC Dilijan on October 5

In Jan-Aug 2014 Ameriabank exceeds a number of targets and is ready to conquer new heights

Armenia launches a single cultural portal providing a unique opportunity to acquire e-tickets by online payment

Turkish Construction Company launches activity in Armenia

Turkish journalists who urge apology for Armenians receive letters with threats

Air Armenia becomes regular air carrier from Novosibirsk to Yerevan

Sellers in Gyumri also protest against the new turnover tax

VivaCell-MTS implemented the 5th draw "365"

Anne Brasseur says PACE seeks to establish contacts between Armenian and Azerbaijani delegations

PACE adopts decision to prepare report on "increase of tension in Nagorno Karabakh and other occupied territories of Azerbaijan"

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank creates ACBA Business Partner sub-brand

Artifacts from Armenian Highlands cause sensation in the world of science

Vice Speaker: Armenian-Russian relations should develop and deepen

Argentinean writer: One more Armenian Genocide is taking place in Aleppo

Armenia ranked 4th in Eastern Partnership Media Freedom Index for first half of 2014

Opinion: SCR plays an important role in communications

River of Hrazdan overruns its banks, as intensive water releases from Lake Sevan launched

Turkish intellectuals urge apology to Armenian students

Hay Tar Mobile App now free of charge

VTB Bank (Armenia) wins Public Rating's Best Bank award

Georgia will temporarily close Upper Lars border crossing because of landslide danger

Nikol Pashinyan again publicly accuses Surik Khachatryan of direct complicity in Avetik Budaghyan's murder

Russian expert: Armenia should be interested in Russian-Azeri arms deals

Leader of Marxist Party of Armenia dies

01/10 23:07 Moscow International Currency Association to hold an International Banking Conference in Yerevan

MICA has told ArmInfo that the topic of the conference is "The Banks in the Age of Changes: New Challenges, New Tests, New Opportunities". Invited are representatives of the state regulatory structures, top managers of the banks, stock exchanges, brokerage and investment companies, heads and employees of the treasury divisions, financial institutions, FX&MM dealers, experts and analysts from Russia and other countries.

01/10/2014 23:06

EBRD to provide AMD equivalent of $5 million to ArmSwissbank for SME finance

The document was signed by Gevorg Machanyan, CEO-Chairman of the Board of ArmSwissbank CJSC and Mike Taylor, Director, Central Asia, Caucasus & Mongolia, Financial Institutions Team at EBRD.

01/10/2014 23:03

Ameriabank anticipating 50% growth of trade finance portfolio in 2015

Ameriabank anticipates a 50% growth of trade finance portfolio in 2015, Suren Kocharyan, Department of Trade Finance at Ameriabank CJSC, told reporters, on sidelines of a conference on the trade finance sector of Armenia, Wednesday.

01/10/2014 09:47

Anelik Bank lowers Bank-Client tariff and S.W.I.F.T. commission

On Oct 1 Anelik Bank will lower the tariff for the Bank-Client system and the commission for S.W.I.F.T. transfers. According to the press service of the bank, from now on the annual tariff for Bank-Client will be 20,000 AMD for companies and 5,000 AMD for individuals against respective monthly fees of 4,000 AMD and 900 AMD before. The connection fee will be 10,000 AMD for companies and 5,000 for individuals.

30/09/2014 19:48

FMO lends Araratbank $15mln for business projects by export-oriented companies

Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden (FMO) has lent Araratbank $15mln for financing business projects by export-oriented companies. The press service of Araratbank reports that the loans will be issued at an interest of 10-12%. The maturity is 5 years, the maximum amount is $1mln. Eligible for the loans are companies with assets no more than $15mln and staffs of no more than 300 people.

30/09/2014 18:34

In Jan-Aug 2014 Ameriabank exceeds a number of targets and is ready to conquer new heights

Ameriabank continues to successfully develop its retail banking business. This year the bank has appeared with new even more attractive retail services. As a result, in Jan-Aug 2014 it exceeded a number of targets, Ameriabank's Retail Banking Director Arman Barseghyan told journalists on Tuesday.

29/09/2014 21:42

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank creates ACBA Business Partner sub-brand

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank has created ACBA Business Partner sub-brand with a view to bring all of its corporate products together. According to ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank's CEO Nikolay Hovhannisyan, the sub-brand will show customers that ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank is not a universal rather than just an agrarian bank.

29/09/2014 18:59

VTB Bank (Armenia) wins Public Rating's Best Bank award

VTB Bank (Armenia) has won Public Rating's Best Bank award. The press service of VTB Bank (Armenia) reports that MP Karine Achemyan handed the award to the bank's CEO Yuri Gusev on Monday.

28/09/2014 12:10

VTB Bank (Armenia) to sponsor the transfer of windsurfers in wintertime

The problem of transfer of young windsurfers from Yerevan to Lake Sevan and Tsaghkadzor in the wintertime will be settled with the support of VTB Bank (Armenia). To contribute to sustainable development and enhancement of the youth's life quality, VTB Bank (Armenia) provides constant support to the mass and professional sports.

28/09/2014 12:08

ArmSwissBank becomes a partner bank for Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia

ArmSwissBank has become a partner bank for the Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia. The Memorandum of Cooperation between ArmSwissBank and Medicine Producers and Importers Union of Armenia was signed on September 26 during Pharma-Armenia EXPO 2014, the 6th International Pharmaceutical Competitiveness Conference.

24/09/2014 12:28

INECOBANK issues Priority Card for those loving to travel

INECOBANK has issued a Priority Card for those loving to travel. The press service of the bank reports that the card has a number of advantages, particularly, 90-day travel insurance and membership to Priority Pass, a system available at 600 airports in more than 100 countries.

24/09/2014 11:35

"Letters of the Armenian Alphabet" coin series wins Special Prize of Organizing Committee of Coin Constellation -2014

The winner of the Special Prize of the Organizing Committee of Coin Constellation -2014 is the coin series "Letters of the Armenian Alphabet" presented by the Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia and minted by the Royal Dutch Mint.

19/09/2014 08:28

VTB Bank (Armenia) enlarges its partnership with Spayka

VTB Bank (Armenia) is enlarging its partnership with Spayka, one of Armenia's leading transportation companies: the bank has given the company a big loan so it can replenish its floating assets and intensify its export-oriented activities during the agricultural season.

18/09/2014 12:34

Hakob Andreasyan: Current reforms are as important as those conducted in privatization period

Continuation of ArmInfo’s Interview with Chairman of the Board of Acba-Credit Agricole Bank Hakob Andreasyan

18/09/2014 00:12

In 2015 Ameriabank intends to increase its corporate lending portfolio to 520 mln USD and retain leadership in Armenia's banking system

In 2015 Ameriabank is going to increase its corporate lending portfolio from $70 mln to $520 mln and retain leadership in the Armenian banking system, Gagik Sahakyan, Corporate Banking Director at Ameriabank, said when replying to ArmInfo's question at today's briefing. He specified that the Bank intends to increase the portfolio to $460 mln by late 2014. He said that it is a quite attainable indicator, because as of 1 Sept 2014 the Bank's corporate lending portfolio amounted to $430 mln, including 405 mln USD as loans (letters of credit and bank guarantees exclusive).

18/09/2014 00:11

Anelik Bank issues Simple Fast Auto card loan

Anelik Bank has enlarged its Simple Fast package by having introduced a Simple-Fast Auto card loan. The press service of Anelik Bank reports that this service allows borrowing up to $10,000 or 2mln AMD by means of ArCa, Visa or MasterCard upon the security of a car with no need for an income certificate.