Five political parties and four blocs will compete for seats in Armenia’s new parliament that will be elected on April 2, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said on Friday.
Heritage Party faction head Zaruhi Postanjyan announced her resignation from the party on Feb. 20.
Armenia disapproves of arms purchases by Azerbaijan from Russia and intends to maintain a “balance of forces” in the region, said Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian.
More than 75 percent of eligible voters in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic turned out to vote on a new Constitution on Monday.
More than 100 observers representing 30 countries converged on Artsakh over the weekend as official observers of a Constitutional Referendum.
The Armenian Ministry of Economic Development and Investment launched on Friday investmentprojects.am, an electronic platform designed for companies wishing to invest in Armenia.
The OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs issued a statement after meeting separately–then jointly–with the Armenian and Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mammadyarov on Thursday in Minsk.
Prime Minister Karen Karapetian reiterated on Wednesday his government’s pledges to help inject hundreds of millions of dollars into Armenia’s economy and public infrastructure this year.
Armenian and Azerbaijani Foreign Ministers met on Thursday with the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in Munich to discuss the Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) Republic peace process.
The first batch of humanitarian aid collaboratively provided by the Armenian and Russian governments on Tuesday afternoon arrived in Latakia, Syria, according to a press statement by the Defense Ministry of Armenia.