Armenian government to start improve cities in 2017
In December 2017, Armenia's government will commence improvements in provincial towns with the $50 million loan provided from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Minister of Territorial Administration and Development, Davit Lokyan, said.
Lokyan noted that Vanadzor, resort towns of Jermuk, Tsaghkadzor, as well as Dilijan and Ashtarak were selected as the first five towns where this project will be implemented.
General improvement is planned to be carried out with this ADB fund, and construction of recreation and entertainment facilities - in the resort towns.
The private sector also will be involved in these projects, News.am reports.
The minister added that several more towns will be selected for the second phase of this project; and even though the respective final list has not yet been clarified, Gyumri definitely will be among them.