Foreign Ministry of Armenia: There are citizens of Armenian among detainees suspected of attacking Armenian family in Istanbul

Sports and Concert Complex after Karen Demirchyan nationalized again

Resumption of military operation in Karabakh conflict zone due to sides' miscalculation or mistake is quite realistic, Richard Mills says

Baku intends to fill lawsuit against companies that "sold weapons to Armenia"

Armenian Deputy FM advises Baku to recognize NKR to get rid of OSCE Minsk Group format

Rosselkhoznadzor refutes reports about the ban on tomato import from Armenia

Two apps for child development created with Beeline support

Moscow: Russian Foreign Ministry to study Russian lawmakers' offer to annul 1921 treaty of friendship with Turkey

Beeline Armenia jointly with "Gates of Motherland" NGO implements "To Soldier From Grandma" project for servicemen of borderline military bases

Baku investigates Victoria Nuland's role in non-adoption of Karabakh resolution in PACE

Rosselkhoznadzor returns 22 tons of tomato paste to Armenia

Current ownership of Russian State Property Management in ordinary shares of VTB Bank is 60.9%

Zaruhi Postanjyan: OSCE/ODIHR report on referendum in Armenia demonstrates lack of confidence in authorities

Zaruhi Postanjyan: Arman Tatoyan will fail to fulfill his responsibilities as Ombudsperson properly

Georgy Kutoyan to be appointed head of National Security Service of Armenia

President Obama proposes a $22,412,000 allocation in economic aid to Armenia in 2017

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry responds to Armenian Foreign Minister's statement over status quo in Karabakh

Russian Ambassador: Russia is not worried about part of its southern borders, where its partner is Azerbaijan

U.S. Intelligence: Moscow will continue to push for greater regional integration

U.S. Intelligence: Baku's sustained military buildup coupled with declining economic conditions in Azerbaijan raising potential that conflict will escalate in 2016

Orange Armenia encourages safe internet use: Feb 9 is Safe Internet Day

Views from Yerevan: Turkey plays the role of an alpha dog hounded on Russian bear

Armenia among other CIS countries is called to close cyber borders

Forecast: Putin's possible conversation with Erdogan may result in a new phase of tension

Republican Party and ARFD reach consensus around key positions

European Union's foreign policy chief to travel to Armenia

Forecast: Ilham Aliyev will quit "Minsk format" only after Russia or the West gives him guarantees about his power retention

Defense Minister of Armenia recommends former contract officer to keep political neutrality

Swedish Foreign Minister sure Karabakh conflict cannot be settled by force

VivaCell-MTS in cooperation with The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia improve housing conditions of three families in borderland village of Khachik

VivaCell-MTS is the first mobile operator sending SMS messages to its subscribers in Armenian

Hovhannes Sahakyan: Solution to many electoral problems raised by European experts and public will be found in new Electoral Code

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia seeks further cooperation with OSCE/ODIHR

Yerevan: Armenia and OSCE MG co-chairs are interested in change of status quo in Karabakh peace process

Rostelecom (Armenia) launches online payment program on its website

Armenian parliament speaker says the stand of Serbia's delegation to PACE runs contrary to the Armenian-Serbian cooperation

Zaruhi Postanjyan submits documents for nomination for post of Ombudsperson

Mateusz Piskorski: Most of EU countries have played the role of Washington's "useful idiots" and "bandogs"

Civil Contract Party not to create any blocs to run for parliament in 2017

Two employees of State Service for Food Safety face bribery charges

Court rejects request to transfer Vahan Shirkhanyan to a medical institution

Minsk Group process for Nagorno-Karabakh provides a framework to prevent violations along line of contact from degenerating too far, ICG says

Russian lawmakers suggest annulling 1921 treaty of friendship with Turkey

Azerbaijan fires at a near-border Armenian village in Tavush Province


25/01 22:58 Cello player Narek Hakhnazaryan to record Witold Lutoslawski's compositions for BBC Radio 3

Well-known cello player Narek Hakhnazaryan will record Witold Lutoslawski's compositions for BBC Radio 3. The musician told reporters on January 25 that the work will be done in a month. "I have never performed Lutoslawski's compositions. I look forward to doing it," Hakhnazaryan said.

25/01/2016 22:43

Armenia to perform in first semi-finals of Eurovision 2016

According to the results of the drawing held in Stockholm, Armenia will perform in the first semi-finals of Eurovision Song Contest 2016.

20/01/2016 21:44

Minister of Culture comments on situation related to old building of Zvartnots airport

Minister of Culture of Armenia Hasmik Poghosyan commented on the situation related to the old building of Zvartnots airport. In an interview with ArmInfo the Minister paid attention to the fact that old (round) building of the airport is not included in the list of State Protected Monuments.

14/12/2015 21:04

Minister: Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage needs serious revision

Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage needs serious revision; Armenia's Minister of Culture Hasmik Poghosyan expressed such opinion in a talk with ArmInfo's correspondent.

10/12/2015 20:21

Angouleme (France) animation school opens doors to talented young animators from Armenia

Two young animators from Armenia will undergo training at Angouleme (France) animation school (EMCA - Ecole des Metiers du Cinema d'Animation). The scholarships were provided by the French Embassy in Armenia. Vrej Kassouny, Founder, Director at ReAnimania International Animation Film Festival of Yerevan, told a news conference today on December 10, 2015 young talented animators at the age of 18-26, citizens of Armenia, were encouraged to apply for the scholarships from October 9 to the 25th inclusive.

04/12/2015 21:42

Minister: In 2016, Armenia will submit an elaborated application for putting "Kochari: The traditional group dance" on the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

In 2016, Armenia will submit an elaborated application for putting "Kochari: The traditional group dance" on the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, Culture Minister of Armenia Hasmik Poghosyn told ArmInfo.

04/12/2015 21:36

Hasmik Poghosyan explains why Ministry of Culture did not let opposition put up tents in Liberty Square

Armenian Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan has explained why the Ministry did not let the demonstrators put up tents in Liberty Square. To note, the New Armenia Front is holding rallies against the constitutional reforms.

23/11/2015 16:37

Armenia takes 2nd place at Junior European Song Contest 2015

Armenia's representative at the Junior European Song Contest 2015 in Sofia, Bulgaria, a12-year old Michael Varosyan (MIKA) won the second place by his song "Love."

20/11/2015 22:34

Expert: Islamic State follows Turkey in its policy of destruction of ancient cultural monuments

Islamic State follows Turkey in its policy of destruction of ancient cultural monuments, Head of the Research on Armenian Architecture Fund (RAA) Samvel Karapetyan told ArmInfo's correspondent.

16/11/2015 18:57

Soar Productions Arrange Conan O'Brien's Armenian Trip

On November 17, TBS' show Conan, hosted by legendary late-night comedian Conan O'Brien, will broadcast a special episode, filmed in Armenia, which was co-produced by Soar Productions.

13/11/2015 21:25

German gitarist and composer Marc Sinan to present Komitas project in Yerevan

German guitarist and composer Marc Sinan will have concert in Yerevan. Sinan, who has Armenian, German and Turkish roots, will present the selections of his new "Komitas" project. Besides, the Armenian first-night of Vache Sharafyan's "Dialogs with Komitas" will also take place, the press service of the German Embassy to Armenia informs.

15/10/2015 17:42

"One Hundred Years of Silence" exhibition of painter Mushegh Mkhitaryan - A travel into history of the Armenian people

"One Hundred Years of Silence" exhibition of painter Mushegh Mkhitaryan held in early October in Yerevan was a great success. Dedicated to the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, the exhibition tells about the revival of the Armenian people, their return to art and peaceful life. A total of 54 paintings were exhibited.

07/10/2015 16:58

Yerevan to host Duduk Festival

Yerevan will host Duduk Festival on October 9-11. Musicians Georgy Minasov, Emmanuel Hovhannisyan, Norayr Kartashyan, Emotion Band, Menua Band, Dudukner Ensemble.

07/10/2015 00:37

Rostelecom provides services to New Wave International Song Contest

Rostelecom, as a telecommunication partner, has provided telecommunication services to New Wave international song contest, which is being held in Sochi for the first time, on October 2-11. As the company's press service reports the company has built the necessary infrastructure and installed equipment for providing broadband wired and Wi-Fi Internet access at speeds up to 300 Mbit/s in the territory of the contest, as well as in the area of residence of the organizers and participants.

17/09/2015 18:55

Erna Yuzbashyan: Jazz is a healthy life style

Yerevan will be hosting "YEREVAN JAZZ FEST 2015" September 17-19. Among the participants are Nino Katamadze, Richard Bona Band, Marian Merabova, Erna Yuzbashyan, Hubert Tubbs, Artsakh Jazz Band and others.