BUSINESS & ECONOMY

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.

Armenian President receives Eurasian Inter-governmental Council members

Armenian President receives Eurasian Inter-governmental Council members

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on October 25 received the members of the Eurasian Inter-governmental Council – Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev, Kyrgyz PM Sapar Isakov, PM of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov and Kazakhstan’s PM Bakytzhan Sagintayev, who are in Yerevan to take part in the Eurasian Inter-governmental Council’s session, press service of the President’s Office reported.

Armenian products to be exported to US using GSP program

Armenian products to be exported to US using GSP program

At a conference hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with the U.S. Embassy in Yerevan, U.S. trade representatives discussed export opportunities with the Armenian business community. This is the second conference in Armenia focused on GSP, building on a 2016 discussion on the subject facilitated by GSP Director Aimee Larsen.

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.

Our ultimate goal to the future is to have an independent, safe, fair and smart Armenia, says PM Karapetyan

Our ultimate goal to the future is to have an independent, safe, fair and smart Armenia, says PM Karapetyan

“To build our future, ensure our security it is necessary to have a developed, competitive and innovative economy. The economy of the 21st century should develop thanks to dynamic digitization, smart adaptation to the environment. This will be possible only in case of modern, globally competitive, highly qualified and motivated labor force. The base of future Armenia must start from school and continue constantly”, the PM said.

President Sargsyan sees opportunities for significance investment increase

President Sargsyan sees opportunities for significance investment increase

The president also commented on the figures which were promised by the previous governments, which performed partially. He commented about the opinions that during the parliamentary elections the ruling party didn’t perform its promises fully, and neither has the president during the presidential election – namely regarding the minimum wage, economic growth figures.

«BALDI» has started seasonal hot sales

«BALDI» has started seasonal hot sales

“This is a unique opportunity for all our customers to buy their favorite model with up to 50 % sale. Our discounts occur on continuous base and our priority is to satisfy customers by offering the most trendy shoes and accessories”- says BALDI operations manager.

SAS SWEET has launched the production of decorative cakes

SAS SWEET has launched the production of decorative cakes

SAS GROUP Armenia has started a new business venture by introducing thematic and decorative cakes under “SAS SWEET” label. Upon ordering cake, customers are provided with detailed professional consulting by creative designer’s team. “SAS SWEET” takes the most venturesome orders and implements the most extravagant ideas for wedding, baptizing, birthday, tooth party and other celebrations. Moreover, the decorative particles of cake are made from eatable materials.

Armenia improves positions in Global Competitiveness Ranking

Armenia improves positions in Global Competitiveness Ranking

The World Economic Forum published the Global Competitiveness Report 2016-­2017, reports Armenpress. Armenia is ranked 79th in the list of 138 countries. Compared to last year, Armenia improved positions by three points. Last year the country was ranked 82nd.

Armenia ranked 112th in Global Peace Index

Armenia ranked 112th in Global Peace Index

According to the published data, 93 countries improved their positions while 68 deteriorated. The GPI is being published in the past 11 years. This year for already 9th times Iceland is leading as the most peaceful country in the world.