Apr 7 2014 - 15:20
The State Azerbaijani Carpet and Applied Popular Art Museum in Baku has been renamed to the Azerbaijani Carpet Museum, Day.az reports.The Azerbaijani Ministry for Culture and Tourism was ordered to organize all related issues.
Mar 24 2014 - 20:35
The future of "Armenfilm" is being discussed at state level.Nine years ago, the film studio was sold for 350 million drams to CS Film-Studios, owned by the foundaton "Cafesjian Family." Then the company promised to digitize films and to overhaul and reequip the studio. However, as it turned out, over the years the contractual obligations have not been fulfilled, ArmInfo reports.
Mar 10 2014 - 21:30
Russian Film Week opened today in the Moscow cultural and business center "Moscow House" in Yerevan. It is taking place from 10 to 15 March, the press service of the center reports."Within a week Yerevan will host premieres of new Russian films," a spokeswoman is reported saying by "News -Armenia".
Feb 12 2014 - 19:48
A museum of military history is going to be established at the Russian military base in Gyumri, Armenia. The museum will cover the history of Russian-Armenian relations from the 18th to the 21st centuries and Armenia's struggle against the Persian Empire.
Feb 10 2014 - 19:24
On the sidelines of today's press conference on the Russian President's Award in Science and Innovation for Young Scientists in 2013, the presidential aide, former head of the Ministry of Education Andrei Fursenko, spoke to VK about the direction of the development of science in the North Caucasus and joint projects in this area with the countries of the South Caucasus.
Nov 6 2013 - 15:15
Construction of the basis of the Armenian cathedral in Kiev has started, Tert.am reports.Construction of the structure was approved in 2012. Another church is being constructed in Donetsk. Both the cathedral in Kiev and the church in Donetsk are the main goals the Armenian community in Ukraine is working on.Vilen Sharvoryan, head of the Armenian Union of Ukraine, said that accomplishment of their construction would allow the community to open its culture for the people of Ukraine.