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63,000 Farms Offered Preferential Agricultural Loans

63,000 Farms Offered Preferential Agricultural Loans

A total of 60 billion drams (approx. $146.7 mil.) was provided to about 63,000 small farms in Armenia as preferential agricultural loans over the last three years, Central Bank of Armenia Chairman Arthur Javadyan told a parliamentary hearing Tuesday on next year’s budget.

October 28th, 2014

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Profs. Zerunyan, Mazmanian Lead UN Sustainability Workshops in Armenia

Profs. Zerunyan, Mazmanian Lead UN Sustainability Workshops in Armenia

USC Price School of Public Policy professors Frank Zerunyan and Dan Mazmanian traveled to Armenia to participate in a United Nations workshop titled “Developing Government and Governance Capacities for Sustainable Development.”

October 28th, 2014

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Sarkisian, Aliyev Meet in Paris

Sarkisian, Aliyev Meet in Paris

Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan met on Monday at the French Presidential Elysee Palace to discuss next steps in the resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, reported both presidential offices.

October 27th, 2014

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Trial of Azerbaijanis Charged With Sabotage Begins in Stepanakert

Trial of Azerbaijanis Charged With Sabotage Begins in Stepanakert

Two Azerbaijani men accused by ethnic Armenian authorities in Karabakh of “illegally crossing the border” and “committing acts of sabotage”, including the killing of a teen, went on trial in Stepanakert on Monday amid protests from Baku that demands repatriation of its citizens.

October 27th, 2014

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Armenian, Lithuanian Foreign Ministers Meet in Yerevan

Armenian, Lithuanian Foreign Ministers Meet in Yerevan

Armenia’s Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian hosted his Lithuania counterpart Linas Linkevičius on Friday.

October 24th, 2014

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Acknowledge ‘Historical Responsibility,’ German Foreign Minister Advises Turkey, Armenia

Acknowledge ‘Historical Responsibility,’ German Foreign Minister Advises Turkey, Armenia

Germany’s foreign minister on Thursday offered Berlin’s experience in post-war reconciliation to Armenia and Turkey to help them forge peace a century after the Armenian Genocide.

October 23rd, 2014

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National Archive Chief Says Enough Documents to Bring Turkey to Court

National Archive Chief Says Enough Documents to Bring Turkey to Court

Director of Armenia’s National Archive Amatuni Virabian said Thursday that there are enough necessary documents on the Armenian Genocide in the archive to initiate an international court trial against Turkey.

October 23rd, 2014

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Armenia Must Secure Recognition for Artsakh, Lawmaker Says

Armenia Must Secure Recognition for Artsakh, Lawmaker Says

Armenia should attain international recognition for the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, Artak Zakaryan, head of the Armenian National Assembly’s committee on foreign relations, told journalists on Wednesday.

October 22nd, 2014

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EU to Support Small Business in Armenia with Finance, Advise

EU to Support Small Business in Armenia with Finance, Advise

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union (EU) issued statements today on the importance of access to finance and access to know-how for the development of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Armenia.

October 22nd, 2014

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A New Low For Armenia’s Ruling Party

A New Low For Armenia’s Ruling Party

The bullying tactics by leading figures of Armenia’s oligarch-infested ruling Republican Party of Armenia unfortunately have become commonplace in Armenia’s socio-political reality.

October 21st, 2014

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Rouhani Invited to Commemorate Genocide Centennial in Yerevan

Rouhani Invited to Commemorate Genocide Centennial in Yerevan

Armenia’s Prime Minister Hovik Abrhamian had a meeting with Iranian President Hasan Rouhani on Monday in Tehran, where he presented Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian’s invitation to President Rouhani to join him in commemorating the centennial of the Armenian Genocide in Yerevan in April 2015.

October 21st, 2014

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ABMDR Hosts 2nd European Immunogenetics Conference in Armenia

ABMDR Hosts 2nd European Immunogenetics Conference in Armenia

For the second time since 2011, the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR) hosted the Educational Meeting and Workshop of the European Federation of Immunogenetics and Histocompatibility (EFI). The conference took place in Yerevan during Oct. 3 and 4.

October 21st, 2014

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Artsakh Hosts Wine Festival

Artsakh Hosts Wine Festival

On Oct. 18, Artsakh’s Togh village, located in the Hadrout region, hosted the Artsakh’s Wine Festival. The Festival featured wines made in the region and other parts of Artsakh and Armenia.

October 21st, 2014

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Sahakian Invites Presidents of US, France and Russia to Artsakh

Sahakian Invites Presidents of US, France and Russia to Artsakh

The President of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakian told Voice of America that he has extended an invitation to the presidents of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairing countries, the US, France and Russia, to visit Artsakh.

October 20th, 2014

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