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

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

Rostelecom launches online payment service

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

Oppositionist: Interests and viewpoints of Stepanakert do not necessarily coincide with those of Yerevan

Oppositionist: Interests and viewpoints of Stepanakert do not necessarily coincide with those of Yerevan

Ashot Manuicharyan: Armenian President's function is to answer "yes, sir!" and to go do it

Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan criticizes the ICRC again

Nature protection minister charges to resolve problems of several tailing dumps on Syunik region

Official stance of VTB Bank OJSC and VTB Bank (Armenia) CJSC on U.S. sanctions

RPA member: Nagorno-Karabakh Prime Minister's statement had no message to negotiators

Ashot Manucharyan: Armenia may face chaos or isolation at any moment

Armenia joins World Day against Trafficking in Persons

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

Leyla Yunus is at Prosecutor General's Office, Arif Yunus decides to "give up"

Pre-Parliament: The overarching goal for all Armenians is the formation of a representative government in Armenia

The OSCE is ready to assist in any way possible to stop the cease-fire violations in karabakh conflict zone, Andrzej Kasprzyk says

US Department of State: Media outlets of Armenia published inaccurate articles portraying religious minorities as criminals and spies

Levon Hayrapetyan loses consciousness on Wednesday morning

Public Services Regulatory Commission decides to reduce tariffs of some services of ArmenTel CJSC

Poaching and illegal hunting tours endanger birds in Armenia

The NKR premier: The Madrid Principles are certainly unacceptable to us

Armenian Copper Programme cuts blister copper production by 13.5%

VTB Bank (Armenia) confirms its leadership in lending

EY takes employees of Armenian ancestry back to their roots

Levon Hayraptyan's health much worse

Vahagn Hovnanyan: Oligarchs have full control of Armenian economy

John Heffern believes that Nagorno-Karabakh conflict can be resolved only through peaceful talks

In Oct 2014 Armenia to join UN peacekeeping operation in Lebanon

ICRC car fired at on Armenian-Azeri border

Artashes Shaboyan: Reduction in consumer demand has a negative effect on supermarkets

Azerbaijan mounts another sabotage attack on Line of Contact, Armenian side has 1 victim and 2 wounded

Helsinki Citizens' Assembly Vanadzor Office urges Armenian Defense Ministry to look into military conscription of a kyphotic young man

Armenia suffers no losses during crossfire initiated by Azerbaijan on Armenian-Azeri border

30/07 16:12 Official stance of VTB Bank OJSC and VTB Bank (Armenia) CJSC on U.S. sanctions

"In relation to the U.S. sanctions against a number of Russian banks, including VTB Bank OJSC, we announce that VTB Bank (Armenia) is operating as usual, providing the full spectrum of services related to deposit and loan contracts, as well as money transfers and payments by means of bankcards", says the official press release of VTB Bank (Armenia).

29/07/2014 18:45

VTB Bank (Armenia) confirms its leadership in lending

In Q2 2014 VTB Bank (Armenia) confirmed its leadership in lending. According to the press service of VTB Bank (Armenia), as of July 1 2014 the bank's loan book exceeded 230bln AMD (1.4% growth in Jan-June 2014). This is 12.4% of all loans in Armenia's banking system.

27/07/2014 14:22

Artashes Shaboyan: Reduction in consumer demand has a negative effect on supermarkets

ArmInfo’s Interview with Artashes Shaboyan, Senior Research Specialist at Ameria Group

25/07/2014 15:24

Tigran Davtyan: If you have a telephone with you, it means that you have a wallet with you too

Interview of Chairman of Converse Bank Board, Tigran Davtyan, with ArmInfo news agency

22/07/2014 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.