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.
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.
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.
11:40 | July 18, 2017
Tony Zareh Bergaui, Sodiaal’s Sales Director for the Middle East, made the announcement at a meeting today with Armenia’s Minister for Economic Development and Investment Souren Karayan.
11:59 | July 3, 2017
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an $80 million loan to Electric Networks of Armenia CJSC (ENA) on 27 June 2017 to help improve electricity distribution and increase energy independence and efficiency in Armenia.
17:29 | June 21, 2017
During an Armenian parliamentary debate today on a bill outlining the country’s economic development agenda for 2017-2022, Minister of Territorial Administration and Development Davit Lokyan told MPs that lopsided economic development in Armenia was a major issue to be tackled.
15:08 | May 11, 2017
Vardan Harutyunyan, president of Armenia’s State Revenue Committee, told reporters today in Yerevan that the percentage of large businesses evading paying taxes has decreased from 48.8% at the end of 2016 to 33.2% today.
16:39 | April 10, 2017
Today in Yerevan, the EU Ambassador to Armenia Piotr Świtalski announced € 1.5 million Grant Scheme aiming at reinforcing civil society in Armenia and to provide Civil Society Organisations with alternative sources of financing. At the same time the EU is looking for innovative projects that will make Armenia healthier, safer, cleaner and more sustainable.
12:22 | March 1, 2017
By a vote of 62 to 18, Armenia’s National Assembly today ratified a 44 million Euro loan project with the Asian Development Bank that will improve and rehabilitate the M6 Highway between Vanadzor and Bagratashen.
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