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President Sargsyan signs bills into law

President Sargsyan signs bills into law

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan signed several bills into law today, including the bills on amending the law on compulsory enforcement of judicial acts, amending the law on audit activities, amending the law on wages of governmental officials, ratifying the agreement on air transportation between the government of Armenia and the government of Austria, amending the law on licensing procedures, amending the law on state duties, amending the gun law, amending the law on safe use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes, amending the law on narcotics and psychotropic agents.

President of Moldova toured in “Tumo” center, played anti-corruption game and takes photo with PicsArt’s staff member

President of Moldova toured in “Tumo” center, played anti-corruption game and takes photo with PicsArt’s staff member

Moldova’s President Igor Dodon visited “Tumo” center of creative technologies together with his wife. The high level guests were accompanied by Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Robert Harutyunyan. ARMENPRESS reports President Dodon got acquainted with the educational program of the center, toured in the classrooms, and did not refuse the offer to see PicsArt that has 100 million active users. Igor Dodon took a photo with PicsArt’s staff member.

President Sargsyan signs bills into law relating to outer space treaties

President Sargsyan signs bills into law relating to outer space treaties

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan signed several bills into law today, including the ratification of the Outer Space Treaty, ratifying the Space Liability Convention, ratifying the Rescue Agreement, ratifying the Moon Treaty, ratifying the Convention of International Maritime Organization and the Registration Convention, the President’s Office reported.

Energy efficiency level of apartment buildings can be increased by 60%

Energy efficiency level of apartment buildings can be increased by 60%

External thermal insulation of the average apartment building will enable to cut the heating and cooling spending of residents up to 60%. However, in order to achieve such high indicators, the agreement of all residents is required, as well as financial investment. Works are underway to find ways agreeable to all stakeholder parties, deputy minister of energy infrastructures and natural resources Hayk Harutyunyan told reporters during the EU4Energy conference.

Armenia Will Have its own

Armenia Will Have its own

Haydzayn.am wrote: The Armenian government invited experts from Disneyland and Universal to Armenia to create a similar place in Vanadzor, Noyland. Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan said in his statement.

President Sargsyan convenes consultation on 2018 major events

President Sargsyan convenes consultation on 2018 major events

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on October 21 convened a consultation aimed at discussing the process of preparation works of three major events to be held in Armenia in 2018 – the Francophonie summit, 100th anniversary of the Republic of Armenia and May heroic battles, as well as the 2800th anniversary of Yerevan.

April War 2016 website launched

April War 2016 website launched

The website is dedicated to the April War of 2016, the military operations, the life and the history of heroic deeds of fallen soldiers and the current stage of the Armenian-Azerbaijani war.