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Armenian Prime Minister: Government is ready to support mining sector enterprises

Yerevan: Government has not approved bill "On Recognition of the Republic of Artsakh"

New service from VivaCell-MTS: "Deactivation of Internet roaming"

Moscow hopes Karabakh conflict parties will evade steps that can break fragile truce

Yazidis of Armenia ask President and Prosecutor General of Armenia to release Jndi Amaryan

Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister welcomes Lavrov's stance on Bill recognizing Nagorno-Karabakh's independence

Desir about Karabakh conflict: Sides do not wish to return to negotiations table

Ucom is awarded "Top Employer Armenia 2016"

Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan creating more reserves for longer war and declares re-enlistment

Zaruhi Postanjyan has received calls from other countries' foreign ministries about their willingness to recognize independence of Artsakh after Yerevan

MP: Recognition of NKR's independence will not result in a new upsurge in violence

Political analyst: Creation of mechanisms to inquire into incidents on border will work in Baku's favor and help it break the deadlock

Armenian Government approves a conclusion on bill "On Recognition of the Republic of Artsakh"

Artsakh Foreign Minister: Successive international recognition of Artsakh will launch in the nearest future

Yerevan stands for implementation of confidence building measures and expansion of authorities of team of Personal representative of OSCE Chairman-in-Office

From now one Beeline subscribers can make free calls to service center from anywhere in the world

Russian analyst says Levon Ter-Petrosyan's "groundwork on Karabakh" may become useful

Economy Minister assured that he will make every effort to save Nairit Plant

Seyran Ohanyan holding close meeting with MPs in Armenian parliament

Richard Giragosian says Azerbaijan's new attack on Artsakh is a matter of time only

Nubarashen penitentiary head's powers temporarily terminated

Microsoft representative rates cyber security level in Armenia as average

Iran's Ambassador to Baku says his country supports Karabakh conflict's settlement on basis of territorial integrity principle

David Babayan: Armenia should not be the first country to recognize the NKR

Expert: Karabakh conflict zone to experience even more escalation

Azerbaijani media: Russian arms supply to Azerbaijan continues

Karabakh conflict should be resolved locally, Director General of the United Nations Office at Geneva says

Baku: Recognition of Karabakh's independence will put an end to OSCE Minsk Group process

It becomes known who of Armenian lawmakers is victimized by blackmailers

Director of Analitik.am detained on suspicion of blackmailing

Garo Paylan says he has underwent violence because he is Armenian

Government of Armenia to discuss Bill recognizing independence of Nagorno Karabakh

The last breathe of bankrupt Nairit Plant: once chemical giant will remain without employees on July 1

Artsrun Hovhannisyan: Armenian armed forces constantly replenished with ultramodern weapons

Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesperson: Azerbaijani side is pulling more forces and military hardware to Line of Contact

On May 9, Veterans of the Great Patriotic War can travel by South Caucasus Railway electric train free of charge

Armenia Telephone Company (Beeline trademark) retains leadership among communication operators on the list of largest taxpayers of Armenia

Ex-head of Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of Armenia faces criminal charges

Three police officers face administrative fines for obstruction of journalists' activities

Kerry and Lavrov call for restoring a better sense of calm between sides in Karabakh conflict zone

Armenian Foreign Ministry suggesting its own scenario of Karabakh conflict settlement

VTB Bank (Armenia) among top 3 Armenian banks by amount of taxes paid in Q1 2016

Armenian Defense Ministry on possible provocations on May 9: One should be vigilant - the situation may escalate at any moment

In 2015 Anelik Bank increased personal time deposits by 16% amid 20% growth in retail lending

Aliyev gives an award to murderer of Armenian soldier Kyaram Sloyan

Ashotyan: Armenia pins no hopes on allies within CSTO

Yerevan: Baku is preparing ground for new military actions

Azerbaijani side pulling more forces and military hardware to its positions along Line of Contact: NKR Defense Army

Beeline Subscribers buying Micromax Bolt D320 smartphones to get a subscription to Smart 1500 tariff plan and 5GB internet

Commanders of volunteer platoons call on fresh forces to join them on frontline in Nagorno Karabakh

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29/04 14:06 Armenian delegation comments on the ban on Artsakh flag at Eurovision Song Contest

Head of the Armenian Delegation Gohar Gasparyan has commented on the ban on the Artsakh flag at the Eurovision Song Contest. Gasparyan said at a press conference on April 29 that such decisions are taken for safety reasons to prevent possible signs of aggression among the audience. "As the contest participants, we should respect the Eurovision rules," she said.

15/04/2016 01:29

Israeli writer intends to publish a book on Armenian Genocide

Ora Ahimeir, Israeli writer and founder of the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies, is going to publish a book on the Armenian Genocide.

01/04/2016 15:51

International competition of choreographic art to be held in Tsakhkadzor on April 2-3

An international competition of choreographic art will be held in Tsakhkadzor, a resort town in Armenia, on April 2-3. Executive Director of the Armenia’s Dance Sport Federation David Sargsyan told ArmInfo the competition will be held with the support of the Youth Foundation of Armenia and Retro Dance Club. The event organizers are “For the Implementation of International Conventions” NGO and the Dance Sports Federation. The competition will involve more than 200 dancers from Armenia and Georgia, who will perform various style dances, Sargsyan said.

23/03/2016 12:51

World-famous Armenian tenor Geghan Grigoryan dies aged 65

Gegham Grigoryan, world-famous Armenian tenor, the creative director of the National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet after A. Spendiaryan died aged 65 today.

17/03/2016 17:00

Europa Nostra's List of 7 Most Endangered Monuments includes Ererouyk Basilica in Armenia

Europa Nostra, the leading European heritage organisation, and the European Investment Bank Institute (EIBI) have published the list of 'The 7 Most Endangered' monuments and sites for 2016. These endangered landmarks include archaeological site of Ererouyk and the village of Ani Pemza, Armenia, the press office of the Armenian Ministry of Culture reports.

11/03/2016 12:41

Athens to host exhibition "Armenia: Soul of Ararat"

The Byzantine and Christian Museum of the Athens will host an exhibition "Armenia: Soul of Ararat" on March 14, according to the Armenian Culture Ministry website.

03/03/2016 12:59

Eurovision 2016: Iveta Mukuchyan presents her song LoveWave

Iveta Mukuchyan, Armenia's representative for Eurovision Song Contest, has presented her song LoveWave overnight. The music is by Lilit Navasardyan and Levon Navasardyan. Lyrics are by Iveta Mukucharyan and Stephanie Crutchfield. The LoveWave video on YouTube was viewed for more than 110,000 times within 12 hours.

22/02/2016 20:13

Urban Development Ministry seeks to unite Museum of great architect Alexander Tamanyan with National Museum-Institute of Architecture

As Urban Development Ministry of Armenia adopts a decision to unite Alexander Tamanyan Museum with the National Museum-Institute of Architecture and rename it after A. Tamanyan, the great architect's grandson, Gagik Tamanyan, addresses a letter to Minister Narek Sargsyan. In his letter, the successor of the great architect, the author of Yerevan's general layout, levers harsh criticism at the Ministry for uniting the two museums to get an area for building a banquet hall at the Ministry. "Nowhere in the world museums of prominent people are closed and transferred to general museums.

25/01/2016 23:58

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 23:43

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 22:44

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 22:04

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 21:21

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 22:42

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 22:36

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 17:37

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."