electricity price

Energy costs subsidized for Armenian residents

According to Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian’s statement, Armenian authorities are to subsidize higher prices of electricity for the population.  He also noted that the government will …

Protesters promise not to leave Baghramyan Avenue

The participants of the protest action against the increase of electricity tariffs in Armenia do not intend to negotiate with the police. "The new coordinating group doesn’t intend to hold talks with the police on changing

Police detain protesters in Gyumri

Ten people were arrested in Armenia’s second largest city of Gyumri during the protests against the electricity price hike. Their detention was explained by that the demonstrators parked their cars in the wrong place and blocked

Detainees at rally in Yerevan charged with hooliganism

A criminal case on charges of hooliganism has been launched in connection with the events which took place last night in Yerevan during a rally against the decision to raise electricity priced in Armenia, a source in the department said.