The American University of Armenia (AUA) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a spectacular gala held at the landmark Beverly Wilshire on November 19, with over $1.5 million being raised to benefit AUA’s scholarship funds.
Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian had a phone conversation on Friday with U.S. Vice President-elect Mike Pence, initiated by the American side, announced the press service of the Armenian President.
Twenty people went on trial in Yerevan on Friday, accused of being part of a clandestine armed group that plotted to seize power in Armenia.
At a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, the Military-Industrial Commission approved the draft on Military-industrial and military-technical policy strategy, announced the press service of the Armenian National Assembly.
On Dec. 2, 2016, U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills, Jr. and Armenian Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan unveiled in Gyumri the newly restored mural “In the Mountains” created by famed Armenian artist Hakob Hakobyan.
This was going to be my fourth trip to Armenia and naturally I could not wait to step foot back into the country where I feel most at home.
Armenia’s chemical plant Nairit was recognized Wednesday bankrupt by the court of Yerevan’s Shengavit district, according to the official judicial website datalex.am.
The Armenian government has wasted millions of dollars in budgetary funds as a result of selecting a private supplier of government-subsidized fertilizers to farmers without a tender, according to anti-trust regulators.
The co-founders of the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Vartan Gregorian, Noubar Afeyan and Ruben Vardanyan expressed their gratitude to Ban Ki-moon in an open letter.
Turkey welcomes Russia’s efforts towards settlement of the Karabakh issue, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said after talks on Dec. 1 with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov.