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Armenian Cement Plant Closed Down Amid Construction Slump

Citing a continuing slump in construction, one of Armenia’s two cement factories halted production operations and effectively laid off most of its 600 workers on Wednesday.

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