Armen Sarkissian gives consent to become Armenian President’s candidate

Armen Sarkissian gives consent to become Armenian President’s candidate

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan met today with Armen Sarkissian, who had been offered by the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) to become the ruling party’s candidate for the President of Armenia. During the previous meeting with Serzh Sargsyan, Armen Sarkissina had asked for some time to be able to hold meetings with different political forces, the leadership of Artsakh, business and science representatives and the public sector.

Truth, Memory and Denial: Importance of Free Speech

Truth, Memory and Denial: Importance of Free Speech

On February 1st, the Polish Senate passed a controversial law that would make it illegal for anyone who blames the Polish state for collaborating with the Nazis for committing the Holocaust in the Polish territory.

Mikoyan’s Surprising Comments to Nixon In 1959 About Armenian Rights in Turkey

Mikoyan’s Surprising Comments to Nixon In 1959 About Armenian Rights in Turkey

Recently I came across a document from the U.S. archives that describes the fascinating conversation between Anastas Mikoyan, First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Soviet Union, and Vice President Richard Nixon on July 25, 1959 during the latter’s visit to Moscow. The two had met earlier during Mikoyan’s historic visit to the United States.

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Prices for 7 commodity groups rise due to EAEU

Prices for 7 commodity groups rise due to EAEU

According to the Agreement on the Eurasian Economic Union signed on May 29, 2014, Armenia shall be provided a transition period till 2022 to pass to the EAEU system of common customs tariffs (CCT). During that period the customs tariffs for the most important 770 commodity groups shall be adjusted to the CCT system.

Armen Stepanyan: Spreading fears serves no good purpose

Armen Stepanyan: Spreading fears serves no good purpose

The difference in the quality of constructed roads and infrastructures is already visible for anyone who has ever seen a major construction and has anything to compare with. You can see the engineering solutions adopted from the best mining practice and advocated by us as a new approach in environmental management.

Armenia, Iran facilitate mutual trade and customs control

Armenia, Iran facilitate mutual trade and customs control

“The launch of joint gate and its operation means elimination of double control and procedures. The second part of the agreement clearly mentions the steps which facilitate the movement of goods via means of transport, as well as the passenger transportations”, Mirumyan said.

Truth, Memory and Denial: Importance of Free Speech

Truth, Memory and Denial: Importance of Free Speech

On February 1st, the Polish Senate passed a controversial law that would make it illegal for anyone who blames the Polish state for collaborating with the Nazis for committing the Holocaust in the Polish territory.

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Statistics of RPA votes

Statistics of RPA votes

Central Electoral Commission (CEC) of Armenia has calculated preliminary results of parliamentary elections held on April 2 based on data received from all 2009 polling stations.

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