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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

Yerevan Brandy Company completes grape procurement in Ararat Valley

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

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

Presidents of Russia and Azerbaijan to discuss Karabakh peace process

Finding mixture of ~300,000 year-old stone tools in Armenia challenges hypothesis that technique's appearance in Eurasia was result of expansion of hominins from Africa

Cemil Cicek says parliaments of other countries have no right to recognize Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey

Control Chamber of Armenia detects violations in gas supply to some unprivileged communities in Syunik region

Authorities of Artsakh are ready to transfer saboteur's body to Azeri authorities

Oppositionist: I congratulate you on defeat of the authorities

Rostelecom modernizes its network

Turkey returns 42,000sq m land lot to "Surb Prkich" Armenian Fund

Oppositionist: Surik Khachatryan's appointment as governor of Syunik region is a slap in the face of the Armenian society

South Caucasus Railway to take part in the European Heritage Days dedicated to the beginning of the World War I

Czech Parliament to host exposition timed to Armenian Genocide centennial

ANC Representative: Constitutional reforms aim to ensure life-term power for Serzh Sargsyan

Parliamentary commission delays discussion of the draft decision on recognition of the NKR by Armenia

Armenia to come forward as third side on Perincek's case

Manvel Sargsyan: The myth of Russia's importance for Armenia is based on the formula "We will defend you"

OSCE MG Co-Chairs and Armenian and Azerbaijani FMs discuss preparations for high-level meeting in Paris

Parliament opposition finishes its today's rally with calls for Armenian President's resignation

Azeri President signs an order on some security measures on Line of Contact of Azeri and Armenian troops

Vartan Oskanian: Hovik Abrahamyan Government is falling short of expectations

Beeline to digitize Maralik town by the middle of October 2014

ICRC proves repatriation of an Armenian captive Sargis Ananyan

16/09 17:34 2,000-year-old frescoes found in territory of Greater Armenia

Pavel Avetisyan, Director of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, has told ArmInfo that this year the excavations found a construction with frescoes. Such a construction has been found in Artashat for the first time. The fragments of the frescoes have been preserved rather well, however, only the recovery work can show the images on the frescoes.

16/09/2014 17:29

Archeologists find an old tomb of a high-class man on the side of Mount Aragats

Archeologists have found an old tomb of a high-class man in near the village of Gegharot on the side of Mount Aragats.

12/09/2014 14:57

HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival to kick off on 1 October

Like over the previous years, the HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival welcomes performing arts companies and artists to present their productions in all genres of performing arts including theatre (drama, comedy, mime, movement, circus, street performances, puppet/marionette, fingers theatre, visual), dance (modern, folk, classic etc.), music (opera, classical, musical, contemporary, jazz, folk etc) and other forms of performing arts.

08/09/2014 11:24

The Hunter (Armenia) receives Critics Award at International Film Festival Kashmir 2014

The Hunter, debut work by film director Ara Arush received Critics Award, as the Best Short Film, at the International Film Festival Kashmir 2014.

02/09/2014 16:36

The 6th Pan-Armenian Barbeque Festival will be held in Akhtala on 6 September

The 6th Pan-Armenian Barbeque Festival will be held in Akhtala on 6 September. The festival traditionally attracts a big number of guests. Last year, nearly 5,000 people attended the event.

21/07/2014 11:43

The Golden Apricot Yerevan 11th International Film Festival has come to its end, the official website reports

The Boards of Juries of International Feature, International Documentary, the Armenian Panorama and the Apricot Stone short film competition as well as the FIPRESCI and ECUMENICAL accordingly have announced this year's competition results at the official closing ceremony of the festival on July 19 held at the Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Yerevan.

18/07/2014 19:09

Suren Babayan intends to shoot a new trilogy

Armenian film director Suren Babayan is going to shoot a new trilogy. At today's press conference, Babayan said that he would invite Jean-Pierre Nshanian for the lead role.

14/07/2014 16:27

Golden Apricot Film Festival announced as open

Golden Apricot Yerevan 11th International Film Festival was announced as open on July 13. The competition program includes Feature Competition, Documentary Competition, Armenian Panorama and Apricot Stone.

03/07/2014 16:07

Director without Borders program on sidelines of 11th Golden Apricot International Film Festival in Yerevan

Directors Across Borders (DAB) Project held a press conference at Golden Tulip Hotel in Yerevan to present the mission, achieved results and the main upcoming activities of the Project. The 8th Directors Across Borders (DAB) Regional Co-Production Forum will be held on 15-17 July on sidelines of the 11th Golden Apricot International Film Festival.

30/06/2014 17:37

Fourth Tolma Festival to be held in Armenia on July 16

The Fourth Tolma Festival will be held in Armenia on July 16. According to the tradition, it will be held near Sardarapart Memorial on the margins of the Golden Apricot International Film Festival.

30/06/2014 17:36

Expert: UNESCO is not the organization to decide if lavash is an Armenian bread or not

UNESCO is not the organization to decide if lavash is an Armenian bread or not, chairman of the public organization "For development and preserving of traditions of Armenian cookery", Sedrak Mamulyan, told Arminfo correspondent.

25/06/2014 18:26

Possible cooperation of Walt Disney and DreamWorks with ReAnimania discussed in France

The possible cooperation of Walt Disney and DreamWorks with the ReAnimania International Animation Film Festival in Yerevan has been discussed during the Annecy International Animated Film Festival in France, Director of ReAnimania Vrej Kassouny told ArmInfo on Wednesday.

20/06/2014 21:42

By Armenian Culture Minister's order, cultural and historical monuments and museums can no longer be leased out

By Armenian Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan's order, cultural and historical monuments and museums can no longer be leased out until the relevant procedures are formed.

20/06/2014 20:22

The Windrose band to perform in Yerevan in the framework of the World Music Day

Once again Armenia has joined the World Music Day, a holiday celebrated on June 21 worldwide since 1982. Ambassador of France to Armenia Henri Reynaud told journalists on Friday that this year once again the Embassy of France in Armenia, RA Ministry of Culture and Orange Armenia have pooled their efforts to celebrate the Day.

20/06/2014 10:03

Representative of Armenian Minister of Culture: The event near Temple of Garni advertises that cultural and historical monument

It's not dreadful to hold events near the Temple of Garni, the law does not forbid it, says Vladimir Poghosyan, Director of the Agency for Historical Environment Protection and Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserves of the Armenian Ministry of Culture.

13/06/2014 16:28

Parajanov's "Color of Pomegranate" film to open International Film Festival "Golden Apricot"

Sergey Parajanov's "Color of Pomegranate" film will open the XI International Film Festival "Golden Apricot", Michael Stamboltsyan, Golden Apricot Yerevan IFF Program Director, said at today's press-conference.