CIS Defense Ministers meet in Moscow

CIS Defense Ministers meet in Moscow

The 71st session of the CIS Council of Defense Ministers will be held in Moscow today. The session will be attended by defense ministers of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, as …

Armenian Culture Ministry initiates creation of pan-Armenian symphony orchestra

Armenian Culture Ministry initiates creation of pan-Armenian symphony orchestra

Armenian Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan introduced to President Serzh Sargsyan the report on development of Armenian culture in the country and beyond its borders, the press service of the president said. …

Baku agrees to meet in Hamburg on Karabakh

Baku agrees to meet in Hamburg on Karabakh

Baku supports France’s proposal to hold an expected meeting on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Hamburg in the 3+2 format (foreign ministers of Azerbaijan, Armenia and OSCE MG co-chairs), Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar …

Karapetyan appoints new deputy ministers of transport, communications and information technology

Karapetyan appoints new deputy ministers of transport, communications and information technology

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan has appointed new deputy ministers of transport, communications and information technology, ARKA reported citing government press office.  According to the report, …

Next OSCE ceasefire monitoring exercise to be conducted in Terter region

Next OSCE ceasefire monitoring exercise to be conducted in Terter region

On 28 November 2016, the Office of the Personal Representative of the OSCEChairperson-in-Office, in accordance with its mandate, plans to conduct the next ceasefire monitoring exercise on the line of confrontation, on the direction of the …

Sargsyan orders RPA to violate Constitution

Sargsyan orders RPA to violate Constitution

The 16th convention of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) kicked off today at Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concerts Complex. 1790 delegates were elected to participate in the Party’s convention. …

Sargsyan re-elected President of RPA

Sargsyan re-elected President of RPA

Serzh Sargsyan has been re-elected President of the Republican Party of Armenia at the 16th convention of the party, Mediamax.am reports. He was the only candidate for that position, for which reason the voting was …

Karapetyan will further head Cabinet should ruling party win election

Karapetyan will further head Cabinet should ruling party win election

In the event that Armenia's ruling Republican Party (RPA) wins the parliamentary election in 2017, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan will continue heading the government, President of …

Armenia President calls consultation on macroeconomic development issues

Armenia President calls consultation on macroeconomic development issues

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan called a consultation on the macroeconomic development of Armenia and the 2017 State Budget indexes. Finance Minster of Armenia Vardan Aramyan presented the annual …

 Belarus proposes to mediate in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Minsk

Belarus proposes to mediate in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Minsk

Belarus is ready to provide the necessary assistance in the search for a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said. “I say with all responsibility that we …

Analysis of Armenian media from November 17th to 23rd. Economy

Analysis of Armenian media from November 17th to 23rd. Economy

This week's top news in the Armenian media is plans to develop the country's economy, which were outlined by Karen Karapetyan in an interview with Bloomberg. Media also monitors personnel changes in the government. …

Adopting Russian as second official language in Armenia is ruled out

Adopting Russian as second official language in Armenia is ruled out

The official and state language of Armenia is Armenian, the Armenian language is one of the fundamental values of the Armenian independence and the "Law of Language" is not subject to any change, …

Maria Zakharova to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russia welcomes US attention to Karabakh

Maria Zakharova to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russia welcomes US attention to Karabakh

Russia welcomes a possible intensification of the mediation work of the US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group in resolving the Karabakh problem, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Maria Zakharova, said, answering a …

 Armenian PM to join RPA

Armenian PM to join RPA

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan submitted an application for becoming a member of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA). According to him, this is due to the fact that the President of Armenia, Serzh …

Absurd mosaic of Armenian opposition field

Absurd mosaic of Armenian opposition field

The opposition is not able to resist the ruling party today due to its fragmentation and lack of money

Russia and Armenia to counter illegal trafficking of goods

Russia and Armenia to counter illegal trafficking of goods

Russia and Armenia are going to sign an agreement on Counteraction to Illicit Trafficking of Industrial Products, the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade, Denis Manturov, said at the 4th International Anticounterfeiting Forum …

 Armenian PM to Bloomberg about country#039s future

Armenian PM to Bloomberg about country's future

Armenia’s prime minister Karen Karapetyan told Bloomberg in an interview about his plans to develop the economy, fight corruption and ensure competition in the country. “We’re proposing the most rapid …

NATO PA adopts resolution supporting territorial integrity of states

NATO PA adopts resolution supporting territorial integrity of states

Within the framework of the 62nd session of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Istanbul committee of defense and security of organization adopted a resolution supporting the territorial integrity of sovereign states, Siyavush …

Corruption is the biggest obstacle to foreign investments in Armenia

Corruption is the biggest obstacle to foreign investments in Armenia

Corruption and unhealthy atmosphere in the domestic business are  the biggest obstacle to foreign investments  in Armenia,  the head of the National Union of Employers Gagik Makaryan said today citing data of the …

Donald Trump and scenarios for South Caucasus

Donald Trump and scenarios for South Caucasus

German political scientist hopes that Trump will look at the situation in the South Caucasus openly and without taboos