Deputy minister of transportation, communication and information technologies Boris Demirkhanyan has resigned. The government’s press service said PM Karen Karapetyan has relieved Demirkhanyan from duties in accordance to the resignation.
Armenia’s traffic police is introducing mobile speed cameras from today in the country’s roads to detect and record speeding violations.
By the order of the Chairman of the RA Investigative Committee Aghvan Hovsepyan dated 06.02.2018 the authorities of the Head of Lori Regional Investigative Department of the RA Investigative Committee Tatul Shushanyan were suspended.
No job cuts of drivers are expected with the reforms in the public transportation system of Yerevan, deputy Mayor Vahe Nikoyan told a press conference on February 2.
Clear weather is forecast for Armenia January 30, 21, February 1 afternoon and through February 2-4.
Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address on the Day of the Army to the President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.
In the result of necessary investigatory and operative-searching measures taken in the framework of the criminal case investigated in the Investigative Division of Avan and Nor Norq administrative districts of Yerevan Investigative Department of the RA Investigative Committee murder of 60 year-old resident was revealed. The man, born in 1963, was arrested on suspicion of murder.
A criminal case was opened in the military investigative committee on the shooting of Private Adibek Mikoyan by Azerbaijani forces. The soldier was wounded in the shooting.
The government approved the bill on “Public Council”.
No servicemen have been injured in the car crash which involved a military truck transporting soldiers on the Sisian-Shaki highway in the Syunik province.
The government of Armenia gave a negative conclusion to the bill from the opposition faction MPs from Tsarukyan bloc, whereby they proposed to amend the electoral code and abolish the regional list system.
Scattered precipitations are expected in Armenia in the afternoon of January 18, January 19 and overnight January 20.
The government approved the bill on temporarily banning the import of vehicles with right-sided steering wheels.
The life of soldier wounded by the Azerbaijani shooting in Armenia’s Tavush province is not in danger, Artsrun Hovhannisyan – spokesman of the Armenian defense ministry, told Armenpress.
Prime Minister of Armenia Karen Karapetyan referred to the price increase of some types of goods in the recent period. During a Q&A session at the National Assembly, PM Karapetyan first noted that official price rise in Armenia amounts to 2.6%, whereas it’s 6.7% in Georgia and 7.9% in Azerbaijan.
PM Karen Karapetyan sees great potential for ensuring drastic growth of trade turnover, exports and imports with Iran.
The Armenian Parliament adopted the bill under which mechanisms will be introduced to check IDs of casino patrons upon entry.
On January 16, at 06:04 an emergency call was received that a car accident had occurred on Myasnikyan Avenue, Yerevan: a car fell into a canyon.
The prices of petrol and diesel fuel in Armenia and Georgia are almost the same, but the pricing mechanisms are different, Artak Shaboyan – chairman of the State Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition (SCPEC), told reporters.
Armenian and Tajik citizens will be able to travel to one another’s countries without visa requirements.
Decline in the price of butter is predicted in the Armenian market in the upcoming months, Artak Shaboyan – chairman of the State Commission for the Protection of the Economic Competition (SCPEC), told reporters.
Armenia will be logical, prosperous country, optimistic and confident for future – PM Karapetyan’s New Year address
Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan released a statement ahead of New Year and Christmas holidays, the government’s press service said.
The National Security Service of Armenia prevented the entry of a foreign citizen suspected in being affiliated with an international terrorist organization to Armenia.
Based on our 25-year-old friendship I’m looking forward to where we should reach together in the future, US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills said in Armenian in a video message addressed to the Armenian people on the occasion of the New Year.
Satik Seyranyan has been elected as the new president of the Union of Journalists of Armenia with 57 votes in favor and one against.
At the last Cabinet meeting of 2017, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan thanked members of the government for joint work and presented the upcoming tasks for January 2018.
On December 21, at 01:40 local time, the Seismic Protection Survey Seismological Network of the Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations registered an earthquake at the northern latitude 40.330 and eastern longitude 44.890 geographic coordinates (Armenia, 20km west from Gavar town) with 2.7 magnitude and 5km depth.
The Ministry of Transport, Communications and Information Technologies of Armenia has put the draft on banning the import of right hand drive cars under broad public discussion at e-draft.am website.
The prices of some products have increased in Armenia in connection with the increase in prices of these products in international markets, but the overall inflation is manageable, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview to ARMENIA TV.
The only formula to live well is to work, the only way to prosperity is economic growth – Armenian President
The Armenian government makes great efforts to ensure an economic growth, President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview to ARMENIA TV, commenting on the government’s steps aimed at easing social tension in the country.
God willing, we will have a situation one day that there will be no murders in our country, says Serzh Sargsyan
Armenia conducts great works to reveal and prevent crimes, President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview to ARMENIA TV, commenting on the work of law enforcement agencies.
The government of Armenia approved the bill on amending the “Holiday and Commemoration Days” law, whereby the 3rd, 4th and 5th of January will no longer be considered holidays in Armenia.
During today’s government session Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan gave instructions to sum up the results of anti-corruption strategy and develop a new strategy.
The National Security Service of Armenia has uncovered a sabotage plot involving a US citizen.
Investigation has launched to clarify the details of the death of soldier Narek Adibekyan, the Investigative Committee reported.
A Private of the Armenian Armed Forces was wounded in a landmine explosion on December 11 while on duty in the north-eastern section of the country’s state border.
The Regulatory Commission of Public Services of Armenia will debate during an upcoming December 6 session the issue of fining Electric Networks of Armenia for 5 million drams.
The body of an Azerbaijani soldier which was discovered outside a military position in the south-eastern section of the Armenian border will be transferred to the Azerbaijani side on November 28, Armenian defense ministry spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan said.
According to preliminary diagnosis the contractual soldier from the regiment of Vanadzor Garnik Petrosyan dies from heart attack.