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To mark the 150th anniversary HSBC will allocate US$150m in community projects and local charities

Official investigation of the case against the policeman who had hit an elderly man, is suspended

EEU: The EEU Treaty allows the authorized veterinary bodies of the member-states to unilaterally apply temporary bans and restrictions on the products

Jermuk branch ensured three-fold increase of capture portfolio and became the winner of the contest among the VTB Armenia Bank

Beeline is recruiting local sales experts

"No to Plunder!" Initiating a New Wave of Disobedience

VivaCell-MTS provides broadband Internet, IP telephony and IP TV services to Central Bank's facilities in Dilijan

Turcologist: Aggravation of domestic political situation in Turkey to increase threats to Armenian community

Armen Martirosyan: Heritage leader's stand on constitutional reforms in tune with Heritage Party's stand

Renewed commitment at the highest level needed for Karabakh conflict settlement, Warlick says

Russia is responsible fulfilling its duties in Karabakh peace process

NKR Defense Army repels one more sabotage attack of Azerbaijani troops

Turcologist: Holding Off-Year Parliamentary Elections in Turkey Seeks to Transfer the Country into Presidential Government

VivaCell-MTS and Fuller Center for Housing Armenia Continue Partnership

VII PanArmenian Barbeque Fest to Take Place on Sep 12

Heritage to take no part in discussions on constitutional reforms with President

Stepanakert: NKR Defense Army keeps a tight rein on adversary

Manvel Sargsyan: Constitutional referendum is aimed at destroying the basis of Armenian statehood – the presidency institution

U.S. Ambassador: "One of the most effective drivers of cooperation is common business interests"

Gevorg Kostanyan requests his Azerbaijani colleagues to inquire into death of Armenian citizen Karen Petrosyan

Artak Zakaryan: We will be following Venice Commission's recommendations as much as they will meet our traditions and mentality

VTB Bank (Armenia) most recognizable bank brand in Armenia

Ucom not Clear about Orange Brand Future

Russian Air Carriers to Raise Air Ticket Prices again

Air Armenia Company embarks on second phase of overcoming stress period

Armenian Foreign Ministry has no data so far if there are citizens of Armenia among affected people in storm-stricken Batumi

Anelik Bank implemented a joint Hotel Express VISA Gold card

Expert: The new RA Constitution shall affirmatively authorize the same-sex marriage

Internet in the 37497 mobile networks

Prosecutor General's Office: No criminal case will be opened on the matter of beating of Air Armenia owner

So far the environmentalists have no response from the Prime Minister on restoration of the Iranian Urmia lake at the expense of Sevan

Applications for "Certification of Organic Agricultural Product" Contest now Available on ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank Website

Beeline expands mobile coverage in Yerevan and Aragatsotn

Levon Zurabyan: ANC Declining Serzh Sargsyan's Invitation to Participate in Discussions on Constitutional Reforms

ACBA ON-LINE system is replenished with a new feature - from now on all ACBA ON-LINE users have an opportunity to make transfers from their card accounts

Venetian Commission: We will not Fuel Debates among Political Powers of Armenia.

Iranian Ambassador: Tehran began to pay more attention to Karabakh peace process

Artsrun Hovhannisyan to Zakir Hasanov: Self-deception not the best way to work

Georgian Foreign Ministry condemns restoration of Abkhazian railway

Newspaper: Company of former member of Republican Party, MP Tigran Arzaqantsyan turns bankrupt

Palestinian Embassy in Azerbaijan says Palestine will not open embassy in Armenia

Volunteers from the Diaspora hosted at VivaCell-MTS headquarters

Over 6 thousand children from Tavush will undergo free ophthalmologic examinations thanks to Orange Foundation

VTB Bank (Armenia) launches Anelik-Visa Direct service - transferring money directly to Visa accounts

Economist: The Regulator probably retains the USD agiotage

Orange Foundation supports "Lunettes pour l'Armenie" program in Tavush

ARFD: If draft new Constitution is passed, Republic Party will lose its power in three years

Areximbank-GPB Group looks to develop SME finance as promising sector

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20/07 14:30 British premiere of Tigran Jukhajyan's "Karine" operetta to take place in London on August 14

The British premiere of Tigran Jukhajyan's "Karine" operetta will take place in London on August 14. Zhirayr Papazyan, the director, has told ArmInfo that the operetta will be staged in London on August 14 and 15. The premiere of "Karine" was held in France in May 2010 at Theatre of Saint-Maur (Paris) and Theatre de L'Odeon (Marseille). In November 2015, the operetta will be staged in Alfortville, France.

18/07/2015 12:14

Watermelon festival to be held in Yerevan

An annual watermelon festival will be held near the Swan Lake in Yerevan on July 18.

13/07/2015 11:52

Ornella Muti promises to plant an apricot tree in Italy

"I am an emotional person, but as an actress I always resign myself to the director," well-known Italian film star Ornella Muti said at a press conference in Yerevan on July 12. Muti failed to say what film is the key one in her career.

03/07/2015 19:11

Press conference dedicated to the 9th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians.

Among speakers there will be Sergey Demensky (Deputy General Director of MKR (International Development Corporation)), Andrey Shcherbak (Director General of Association of Tchaikovsky International Competition Stars), Tigran Hakobyan (CEO of MKR Media Armenia), Martoun Kostandyan (Principal of Tchaikovsky Special Music School) and Sergey Smbatyan (Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia). Participants will touch upon topics related to the International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians and the participation of the younger generation in this cultural event.

23/06/2015 02:08

Orange organizes music events in Yerevan

Orange press-office has informed ArmInfo that for the sixth consecutive year, Orange and music lovers celebrated World Music Day on June 21.

06/06/2015 18:03

President of Armenia Attended the Opening Ceremony of "Midem" Cannes Festival

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan has led the Armenian delegation to participate in the opening ceremony of the Armenian pavilion at "Midem" International Music Festival in Cannes.

06/06/2015 15:24

Yerevan Celebrating the 112th Anniversary of Famous Composer Aram Khachaturian

Yerevan city is celebrating the 112th anniversary of famous composer Aram Khachaturian. Yerevan municipality press-office has informed ArmInfo that on behalf of mayor Taron Margaryan Head of Culture and Tourism Department Kamo Movsesyan laid flowers on the grave of the famous composer at Komitas pantheon.

06/06/2015 13:46

First Book on Winemaking Published in Armenia

The first "Guide to Armenian Winemaking and Armenian Wines" has been published in Armenia. "We have all been looking forward to this event", Chairman of the Armenian Association of Winemakers Avag Harutyunyan told the media on June 5. He reminded that a similar book had been last published in 1968. Harutyunyan mentioned the importance of such books as a means of enticing investors into the winemaking sphere.

29/05/2015 15:13

Armenian Singers Receiving Awards at Discovery-2015 Fest in Varna

The 24th Festival hosted participants from 18 countries, including Russia, Italy, Spain, and Malta. Young performers Tatev Ghukasyan and Aleksandr Hakobyan (stage name - Aleksandr Plato) were representing Armenia. Aleksandr received Discovery special award of the selection committee, while Tatev was awarded for "The Best Female Voice".

26/05/2015 00:01

In Japan Edward Sharmazanov Spoke about the Armenian Cultural Heritage being Destroyed in Azerbaijan, Turkey and by Islamic State

The Armenian nation witnesses the destruction of its cultural heritage even in the 21st century, Edward Sharmazanov, Deputy Speaker of Armenian National Assembly, said during the closing ceremony of the Armenian Culture Week in Japan.

20/05/2015 11:00

Armenia among Eurovision finalists

Genealogy that represents Armenia with the song "Face the Shadow" is among the first ten finalists of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest.

16/05/2015 15:41

Armenia national dance "Kochari" may be included into List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity of UNESCO

The Armenian national dance "Kochari" may be included into the List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity of UNESCO, as a universal value, Hasmik Poghsoyan, Minister of Culture of Armenia told reporters on May 16. An application for it has already been submitted and the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris will discuss it this year.

16/05/2015 15:40

Azerbaijani and Turkish lobby's attempts to prevent Armenian cultural programs abroad have failed

Azerbaijani and Turkish lobby's attempts to prevent Armenian cultural programs abroad have failed. As Armenia marks the centennial of the Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey in 1915, various events timed to that tragedy are held worldwide this year. Meanwhile, Azerbaijan and Turkey try their best to somehow impede the Armenian cultural programs and events abroad.

11/05/2015 22:54

Armenian pavilion awarded Golden Lion at 56th Venice Biennale

On Saturday, its opening day, the jury of the 56th Venice Biennale announced the winners of the international art festival. The Armenian pavilion was awarded the Golden Lion for presenting works by the Armenian diaspora on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Asbarez reports.

08/05/2015 11:21

Museum Night campaign will be held in Armenia on May 16

On May 16, 110 museums in Armenia will open to visitors as part of the traditional campaign Museum Night, Deputy Minister of Culture Arev Samuelyan said in the Government, Thursday.

28/04/2015 10:23

Armenia to Participate in Cannes Marche du Film

Press secretary of Armenia's National Film Center Ruzanna Bagratunyan has told ArmInfo journalist that in 2015 Armenia will participate in the Cannes Marche du Film for the 7th time.