Hovik Abrahamyan

Hovik Abrahamyan
Prime Minister of Armenia
 

Abrahamyan’s enterprises to undergo inspections - media

Abrahamyan’s enterprises to undergo inspections - media

The Armenian authorities made a decision to launch inspections at the enterprises belonging to the Former Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan after he terminated of his membership to the ruling Republican Party of Armenia, the …

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Never before in the history of Armenian-Russian relations did Russian Prime Minister hold meeting with former Armenian Prime Minister

Hovik Abrahamyan’s son to resign as mayor of Artashat - media

Hovik Abrahamyan’s son to resign as mayor of Artashat - media

The mayor of Artashat, who is the son of the former Armenian prime minister Hovik Abrahamyan, Argam Abrahamyan, is going to resign in the coming days, ARKA reports with reference to the Zhamanak …

Abrahamyan officially confirms he#039s leaving ruling party

Abrahamyan officially confirms he's leaving ruling party

Former Prime Minister of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan announced today the termination of his membership in the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA), Mediamax.am reports. “Announcing termination of my membership in …

Armenia waiting for personnel purge

Armenia waiting for personnel purge

It is hardly possible to associate great hopes for change with the current regime, but it is obvious that it's no time for imitations anymore

Armenian new government to be formed next week

Armenian new government to be formed next week

The new Prime Minister of Armenia, Karen Karapetyan, will begin forming the new government next week, the local media reported. According to them, …

New Armenian Prime Minister appointed

New Armenian Prime Minister appointed

Karen Karapetyan was named the prime minister of Armenia today, a week after the abrupt resignation of his predecessor, the presidential press service said. Armenia's ruling Republican Party approved …

Nikita Isayev: Serzh Sargsyan#039s days are numbered

Nikita Isayev: "Serzh Sargsyan's days are numbered"

Today Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan stated about his resignation. Director at the Institute of Contemporary Economics, chairman of the presidium of the political council of the Rodina party, Nikita …

Sargsyan accepts resignation of government

Sargsyan accepts resignation of government

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has accepted the resignation of the government, Sargsyan’s press office reported. It said the decision was made on the basis of a resignation application tendered by outgoing Prime Minister …

Will there be a national accord government in Armenia?

Will there be a national accord government in Armenia?

Before the elections, the authorities want people to think that something is changing. Moreover, personnel changes should correspond to the president's promise to establish a national accord government.

Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan resigns after weeks of unrest

Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan resigns after weeks of unrest

The move could pave way for a coalition government

Abrahamyan#039s resignation is a diagnosis for Armenian authorities

Abrahamyan's resignation is a diagnosis for Armenian authorities

Today the Armenian government was officially headed by Yerevan’s ex-major, the deputy director general for strategy and development of the Armenian subsidiary of Gazprom, Karen Karapetyan, in accordance with the promises of President Serzh …

Armenian Defense Minister to resign

Armenian Defense Minister to resign

The list of Armenian ministers to resign soon is being speculated along with rumors on Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan's resignation, News.az reports. According to Graparak newspaper, reports say that Minister …

Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan officially resigns

Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan officially resigns

Armenia’s Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan officially submitted his resignation at a government session on September 8, Armenian Weekly‎ reports. “The [Armenian] society and the government need …

Georgian PM to visit Armenia

Georgian PM to visit Armenia

Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili will arrive in Armenia on an official visit today, Mediamax.am reports. The visit is scheduled to include meetings between Prime …

Armenia, Iran creating free economic zone to expand exports

Armenia, Iran creating free economic zone to expand exports

Armenia’s government is working with Iran to create a free economic zone in the country’s southernmost Meghri region, Economy Minister Artsvik Minasyan said. “The creation of a free economic zone with …

Armenia#039s economic activity falls by 4.7%

Armenia's economic activity falls by 4.7%

The level of economic activity in Armenia in this July fell 4.7% in comparison with last July, Haykakan Zhamanak reports. Just a fortnight ago, Armenia’s Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan summed up the figures …

Construction of Amulsar gold mine kicks off in Armenia

Construction of Amulsar gold mine kicks off in Armenia

Armenian prime minister Hovik Abrahamyan traveled today to the southern province of Vayots Dzor to attend a ceremony marking the start of construction of the Amulsar gold mine. This project is one of the largest …

Why Anti-Corruption Protests Are Rising In Armenia

Why Anti-Corruption Protests Are Rising In Armenia

Double standards in the Armenian legal system have turned public opinion against Sargsyan

 Armenia plans to revive its economy by exports

Armenia plans to revive its economy by exports

Despite the socio-economic and security-related problems in the past months, Armenia’s economy has secured an essential growth against 2015, the Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan said. “In the first …

Maria Zakharova: Moscow strongly condemns seizure of police HQ in Yerevan

Maria Zakharova: Moscow strongly condemns seizure of police HQ in Yerevan

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, answering the question about impact of the seizure of police building in Yerevan's Erebuni district on the diplomatic process of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict peaceful …

 Armenian PM promises to reach peaceful outcome to hostage standoff

Armenian PM promises to reach peaceful outcome to hostage standoff

Armenian authorities will do their utmost to reach a peaceful outcome to the situation unfolding at the Yerevan police station, the Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan declared during the opening of the Cabinet meeting. …

 Fire at Armenian finance ministry

Fire at Armenian finance ministry

A fire has broken out at the roof of the Armenian Ministry of Finance in Yerevan on Sunday. Thirteen fire brigades and over fifty firefighters were working at the scene. The Minister of Emergency Situations Armen …

First session of Armenia’s Military Industrial Committee takes place

First session of Armenia’s Military Industrial Committee takes place

The first session of the State Military Industrial Committee took place in the Armenian Government Friday. The meeting was presided by Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan, News.am reports. In his speech, PM Abrahamyan noted …

Armenia: Show of fight against monopolies and corruption

Armenia: Show of fight against monopolies and corruption

could turn into a trap for the authorities

 Three Armenian deputy minister dismissed

Three Armenian deputy minister dismissed

 Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan has dismissed the first deputy minister of agriculture Grisha Bagiyan and the deputy ministers of agriculture Samvel Galstyan and Garnik …

 Milos Zeman arrives in Armenia

Milos Zeman arrives in Armenia

Czech President Milos Zeman will start his two-day visit to Armenia today, the press service of the Armenian government reports. Zeman will meet with the President Serzh Sargsyan, Armenian National …

 Yerevan waits for Vice Premier of China’s State Council

Yerevan waits for Vice Premier of China’s State Council

The delegation headed by China’s Executive Vice Premier of the State Council, member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist …

Armenian Prime Minister says about possible dismissals in government

Armenian Prime Minister says about possible dismissals in government

If relevant departments won't fulfill my orders on reduction of expenditures, I do not exclude the possibility that there will be dismissals, Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan said today. In response to the …

Armenian PM does not rule out possible changes in Government

Armenian PM does not rule out possible changes in Government

Armenian PM Hovik Abrahamyan doesn’t rule out possible changes in the government staff, NEWS.am reports. Talking to journalists Saturday, the PM noted that the changes have always been and will take place again. …