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ArmTech Congress’09 Comes to Silicon Valley November 5

During a special ceremony Monday at the Armenian Consulate General of Los Angeles, organizers of the Arm-Tech Congress announced that this year the event will take place in Silicon Valley from November 5 to 8.

Sarkisian Visits Rubber Plant After Deadly Blasts

Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian visited the Nairit chemical factory in Yerevan on Thursday as the death toll from at least two explosions that ripped through it the previous evening rose to four.

Premier Outlines Global Crisis Risks for Armenian Economy

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–Armenia’s prime minister spoke of the risks that the country faces in view of the continuing global economic crisis as he visited parliament for a state budget debate Wednesday. Addressing lawmakers from the parliament tribune Tigran Sargsyan said Armenia is ready to face up to the challenge and make sure the crisis has a

Cyprus to Support Armenia’s Strategic Interests

YEREVAN (ArmRadio)–Cyprus will support Armenia’s strategic interests in the European Union by serving as a “bridge” between Armenia and Europe, the President of its House of Representatives, Marios Garoyan, told Armenia’s Prime Minister, Tigran Sargsyan, in talks on Wednesday after addressing Armenia’s National Assembly. The relations between Cyprus an Armenia are founded on common principles

High Level Talks in Washington Signal Possible Shift in US Attitude Toward Armenia

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Following a string of high-level meetings between Armenian and US leaders in Washington that began late last week and carried over to tuesday, a senior U.S. diplomat on Friday called for the normalization of Turkish-Armenian relations and stressed the need for a quick resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict after talks with Armenia’s leaders

Prime Minister Stresses Relations with Neighbors

YEREVAN (Combined Sources)–Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, in an interview with the Azeri online Day.az news agency, Tuesday emphasized the importance of establishing good neighborly relations with all of Armenia’s neighbors as a means to ensure stability in the region. "We must focus on the values, which bring us closer and not those, which separate

Armenia’s Leadership Honors Fallen Heroes

YEREVAN (Armenpress)–Armenia’s leadership visited the Yerablur national cemetery in Yerevan Sunday to honor the legacy of Armenia’s fallen heroes, who died defending the Armenian people’s right to self determination in 1918 and the early 90s. Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian, Karabakh President Bako Sahakian, Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, Secretary General of the Armenian National Security