Russia and Armenia

Metsamor NPP to be modernized by 2021

Modernization of the Metsamor nuclear power plant will be completed by 2021, Rosatom press service reported. As part of the project to extend the service life of the Metsamor nuclear power plant, modernization of equipment at one of 2 …

Putin and Pashinyan discuss CSTO and EEU

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a telephone conversation with Armenia's acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, according to the Kremlin website. During the conversation, the sides discussed …

Anna Hakobyan to arrive in Moscow

Wife of Armenia's acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, Anna Hakobyan, will arrive in Moscow today to participate in several working meetings organized by the Armenian embassy. Yesterday, Hakobyan …

Russian company sells Armenian gold mine

Polymetal, one of Russia's largest gold and silver miners, decided to sell its Armenian Kapan mine to Kyrgyzstan-based Chaarat Gold Holdings for $55 million, the company said. Polymetal is a top-20 global gold producer and …

Sarkissian receives Russian ambassador

Armenian President Armen Sarkissian has held a meeting today with Ambassador of Russia to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin, reports. Sarkissian and Kopirkin discussed the bilateral relations agenda, …

Germany dicusses situation in Caucasus countries

Berlin hosted the "On the Edge of Europe: Situation in the Caucasus Countries" conference. Its participants discussed future developments in the countries of this region, sources told Vestnik Kavkaza. Researcher of the ZoIS …