19:47 | April 23, 2014
It is a well known fact that preceding the First World War, the Armenians held crucial positions in the domestic and foreign trade, industrial production and banking areas of the Ottoman Empire.
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17:21 | April 23, 2014
There is nothing particularly spectacular about the architecture of the new monolithic, styleless buildings that have been constructed during the last decade and continue to go up. The history of the city has all but been erased, only slivers remain of the city I fell in love with in 2000.
15:47 | April 23, 2014
Referring to widely circulating rumors that Kocharian intends to make a political comeback, Tovmasyan said, “If you are ready to return to politics, then you must openly state it. State your intentions and put a stop to this way of doing things.”
15:23 | April 23, 2014
Armenian National Congress (HAK) MP Nikol Pashinyan took the floor during a parliamentary debate today on traffic safety and violations and stated that 11 billion AMD (US$26.5 million) in traffic fines had been issued in the last two years based on violations caught by speed cameras.
12:28 | April 23, 2014
Concluding his speech, Abrahamyan used a play on words incorporating the name of the social movement Dem Em (I Am Against) that has been the most vociferous and active opponent of the mandatory pension system.
14:05 | April 22, 2014
According to an ARF MP Artzvik Minasyan, newly appointed Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan gave assurances that the ‘mandatory’ component of the pension system that has led to street protests in Yerevan and elsewhere would be temporarily halted.
16:30 | April 21, 2014
"My purpose is to be able to get to a level where the variety that's indigenous to Armenia will get the highest grade by international standards, and winemaking in Armenia will be able to secure its place on the map".
12:58 | April 19, 2014
Opponents of the current pension system had taken up positions near the presidential office when Abrahamyan approached and proposed that all parties sit around a table to discuss the matter.
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