17:18 | November 16, 2017
The Armenian government will distribute a total of AMD 58 million (approx.$119,000) amongst the four political factions represented in the parliament, in addition to the Armenian Rebirth political party.
13:24 | November 10, 2017
Armenian Minister of Economic Development and Investments Suren Karayan met with representatives of the Lebanese AC Holding company, which plans to manufacture home electronic appliances in Armenia.
16:03 | November 6, 2017
The following letter has been sent to the Armenian government and to U.S. Ambassador in Armenia Richard M. Mills voicing opposition to a plan to allow Monsanto, an American multinational agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation, and a leading producer of genetically engineered (GE) seed and Roundup (a glyphosate-based herbicide), to do business in Armenia.
17:58 | November 2, 2017
The report, which investigates regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it, ranks Armenia in 47th place, out of 190 countries, in the ease of doing business.
19:39 | October 31, 2017
Tsarukyan Alliance MP Sergey Bagratyan sounded a dire warning at today’s parliamentary hearing on Armenia’s 2018 estimated budget, saying that the country’s economy needed immediate fixing.
13:19 | October 31, 2017
At today’s parliamentary hearing on Armenia’s 2018 draft budget bill, Deputy Finance Minister Atom Janjoughazyan said that next year’s revenues are estimated to hit 1.307 trillion AMD (US$2.709 billion) and that 97% will derive from taxes and fees.
11:07 | October 25, 2017
Armenia has lifted a ban on poultry imports from Germany and Poland, after receiving reports from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) that the two countries had effectively wiped out all traces of bird flu.
16:47 | October 21, 2017
According to the World Bank’s 2017 Worldwide Governance Indicators, published in September, Armenia has improved in standing in all but one of the six indicators measured – Political Stability and Absence of Violence/Terrorism.
16:10 | October 20, 2017
Russian electric-motor buses will soon be seen on the streets of Yerevan and environs as part of pilot program agreed to today between Armenian Minister of Transportation, Communication and Information Technology Vahan Martirtosyan and representatives of the Volgabus company.
11:57 | October 18, 2017
Davit Sukiasyan, Chief of Staff of Armenia’s Special Investigation Service (SIS), has so much wealth at his disposal that it would suffice to manage several state institutions - pay salaries, maintain the buildings, and so on.
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