Government to Mark Armenian Astronomer’s Centenary

YEREVAN (Armenpress)–The government announced Thursday that it will be allocating 92.5 million drams from its reserve to fund a series of events marking the centenary of famous Armenian astronomer Viktor Hambardzumian.

Finance Minister Tigran Davtian said 85 million drams will be donated to the National Academy of Sciences and the rest will be given to the Culture Ministry.

The events will include an international conference and seminars.


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