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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

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

Armenia's former prime minister: The indicator of the economic growth in Armenia is extremely low for the first half of 2014

RPA: OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs’ latest statement was addressed to Azerbaijan

French citizen lost in Gegarkunik region of Armenia

RPA does not hurry to assess 100 day activity of Hovik Abrahamyan's government

Serzh Sargsyan sees no need in arming of population of border villages

Seyran Ohanyan: Armenia has been putting in place ‘engineering facilities’ along with other measures to prevent attempts by Azerbaijani sabotage groups to infiltrate into its territory

Charges brought against Levon Hayrapetyan

Azeri State Committee for Refugees: Issues of the return of Dilgam Asgarov and Shahbaz Guliyev and the transfer of Hasan Hasanov's dead body are under control of President Aliyev

Armenian Government tries to repay its debts by transferring state-owned enterprises' assets to a U.S. company

Armenian environmentalists comment on Red Book apes imported to Armenia

All U.S. citizens traveling to or residing in Armenia are strongly encouraged to enroll in the Department of State's Smart Traveler Enrollment Program

The ICRC has already started talks to return Azeri saboteur's corpse, Azerbaijani State Committee says

Stepan Safaryan: OSCE Minsk Group prefers stroking naughty Azerbaijan

21/07 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.

22/05/2014 18:46

Armenia to participate in the 14th Architecture Biennale in Venice

Armenia will participate in the 14th International Architecture Exhibition that will take place from 7 June to 23 November at the Giardini and Arsenale venues (Preview on 5 and 6 June) and in various other venues in Venice.

22/05/2014 18:13

The Windrose: A band with a Celtic zest

On May 24, The Windrose popular Armenian band will perform in Yerevan on the margins of a big concert timed to the Europe Day. The band was created about a year ago and has given nearly 100 concerts so far. The Windrose plays mostly European folk music, particularly, Celtic and Scandinavian tunes. Here one can hear songs in ancient Swedish, Norwegian, English, and French. The Windrose has dozens of compositions in its repertoire, specifically, Scottish, Irish, Breton music, as well as Welsh songs.

14/05/2014 14:43

"Parajanov" by Serge Avedikyan and Olena Fetisova - triumphant of Armenian National Cinema Awards

Thus, "Parajanov" by Serge Avedikyan and Olena Fetisova won in the nomination of the Best Featuring Film. by Raffi Aghekyan was announced the Best Foreign Film. Best Director - Serge Avedikyan and Olena Fetisova ("Parajanov"), Best Leading Actress - Lucy Abdalyan ("Kaucho"), Best Actor - erge Avedikyan ("Parajanov"), Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Narine Grigoryan ( "A Hermit with no Tail"), Best Actor in a Supporting Role - Ashot Adamyan ("A Hermit with no Tail")

13/05/2014 20:41

100 museums of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh join Museums at Night campaign

This year the Museums at Night campaign will take place in Armenia for the tenth time. A total of 100 museums of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh have joined the campaign.

08/05/2014 17:41

Yerevan Opera Theater to present modern version of Carmen

According to choreographer of the opera Ara Asaturyan, the director of the project is Armen Meliksetyan, who already staged Carmen a few years ago but this time it will be a modern version.