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Armenia’s Tycoons Cut Donations to Armenia Fund Charity

Armenia’s leading oligarchs have all but stopped funding a pan-Armenian charity that has been implementing large-scale infrastructure projects in Nagorno-Karabakh, it emerged on Wednesday.

Donors from Armenia, Russia Pledge $30 Million to Armenia Fund Ahead of Annual Telethon

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–The Hayastan All-Armenia Fund announced on Monday that about 120 donors from Armenia and Russia pledged close to $30 million to the fund, ahead of this year’s telethon on November 27. The pledges were made on Sunday during a dinner in Yerevan hosted by President Serzh Sarkisian, who also serves as the chairperson

New Russian Gas Price for Armenia Unveiled

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Officials disclosed on Tuesday the new, considerably higher price of Russian natural gas which Armenia will have to pay next year and which will rise further in 2010. The national gas distribution company ArmRosGazprom (ARG) said that under the terms of its agreement signed with Russia’s Gazprom monopoly last week, the gas price