04.04.2019PM welcomes Varuzhan Voskanyan and representatives of the Armenian community of Romania
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation led by Romanian MP Varuzhan Voskanyan, who is Co-Chairman of the Armenian-Romanian Inter-Parliamentary Group. The delegation comprised Head of Hayastan All-Armenian Fund’s Romania Branch Office Karapet Khachaturian and Vice-President of the Union of Romanian Armenians Zare Nazaryan. Welcoming the guests, Nikol Pashinyan said meetings with Diaspora-based Armenians are of special importance during which a number of issues relating...
04.04.2019Government implementing programs to stimulate agricultural activity
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The Government approved a number of agricultural incentive programs. In particular, the program of state support for construction or reconstruction of small and medium-sized “smart” sheds and their technological support has been approved. The program will help develop animal husbandry and, in particular, cattle breeding. Acting Minister of Agriculture Gegham Gevorgyan gave details of the program....
03.04.2019PM familiarized with the Armed Forces’ cutting-edge military equipment
Accompanied by Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia Artak Davtyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the Bagramyan Military Training Center. The Premier was shown the latest state-of-the-art military equipment available with the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia. Nikol Pashinyan watched the demo testing of military equipment from the observation post.
03.04.2019PM questioned as a witness at the court hearing of the case on the incident that occurred between Yelk Alliance members and Artur Ayvazyan before the parliamentary elections of 2017
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today called at Shengavit branch of the Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction. Nikol Pashinyan was questioned as a witness at the court hearing of the case on the incident that occurred between Yelk Alliance members and Artur Ayvazyan on March 31, 2017, two days before the parliamentary elections. Upon completion of the interrogation, Prime Minister Pashinyan answered a journalist’s question on why he had come to the court: “I am not the one...
02.04.2019PM receives MTS Group representatives
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Russian MTS Group President Alexei Cornya and Vice President Andrei Smelkov. The meeting was attended by VivaCell-MTS CEO Ralph Yirikyan. Prime Minister Pashinyan stressed the importance of implementing MTS programs in our country, which promote the development of telecommunications and the spread of innovative technologies. The Premier advised that the Government of Armenia prioritizes the development of digital infrastructures and the domestic...
02.04.2019Diaspora-based businessmen present investment programs to Prime Minister
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a group of Diaspora-based Armenian investors, led by Armenian Employers Union President Gagik Makaryan. Nikol Pashinyan highlighted the meetings held with investors as they allow the Government to discuss ways of improving the business environment and implementing investment projects. The Premier said contacts like this provide a good opportunity to take note of issues raised by business people. Gagik Makaryan noted that enthusiastic about the...