In eight of Armenia’s 50 urban communities, 13,500 stray dogs were put down between 2015-2017.
Armenian Minister of Culture Lilit Makunts believes it's high time to revise the country’s list of intangible cultural heritage that are in urgent need of preservation.
Ministry officials argue that the country’s Criminal Code needs tougher penalties for those found damaging Armenia’s eco-system
The project has made it possible to take an interactive walk on the central streets of Yerevan through Google Street View.
There was a big flaxseed oil workshop in the village during the Soviet era, and although it doesn’t exist now, some villagers keep the tradition alive.
Kostanyan said that there wouldn’t be a major staff shake-up at the Yerevan Municipality as a result of the election.
Residents of Dadivank, in the north of Artsakh, had staged demonstrations for the past several days, demanding that Ohanyan resign because she was using construction material allocated by the government for personal use.
The mayor says that Karindj’s budget doesn’t allow any assistance to residents, even the most unfortunate ones.
Responding to growing complaints that Sanitek, the company hired by the Yerevan Municipality to collect and dispose of trash in the Armenian capital, isn’t doing a good job, Sanitek Director Nicholas Tawil, told reporters today that the company has invested $14 million in Armenia so far and has greatly improved garbage collection in Yerevan.