07.03.2019RA Prime Minister, EU Commissioner for Digital Single Market discuss cooperation in the field of digitization
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received Andrus Ansip, EU Commissioner for Digital Single Market and Vice-President of the European Commission. The Premier noted with satisfaction that the activation of top-level EU-Armenia relations over the past few years testifies to the high level of the political dialogue and the cooperation agenda. Nikol Pashinyan assessed as quite effective his March 4-5 visit to Brussels, during which issues of expanding bilateral cooperation were discussed...
07.03.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “Our main task is to increase efficiency in public administration; we will not resort to staff cleansing in this process”
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The meeting first approved the government’s legislative initiative on the package of draft laws on amending the RA law On Government Organization and Activities, and a number of related laws. The package will allow the government to work in a more optimal and efficient format. In particular, it is proposed to reduce the number of vice-premiers by calling off the post of first deputy prime minister, as well...
07.03.2019PM sums up outcome of his visit to Brussels: reference made to steps to take as part of EU-Armenia cooperation
Dear colleagues, We are starting the next session of the government. Before proceeding to the agenda, I would like to say a couple of words about my visit to Brussels. As you know, our delegation was back from Brussels later yesterday after holding negotiations with the European Union leadership. We are ushering in the stage of implementation of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement with the European Union. Brussels stated that the European Union stands ready to assist...
06.03.2019“The EU will continue supporting Armenian reforms under the More for More principle” - Armenian Prime Minister and the European Commission President discuss issues of bilateral agenda
On March 5, Nikol Pashinyan met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels. The meeting was held in the Berlaymont building of the Commission. Welcoming Prime Minister Pashinyan to Brussels, Jean-Claude Juncker highlighted its importance in the context of the ongoing discussions on the process and prospects for EU-Armenia cooperation. The President of the European Commission noted that the democratic reforms in Armenia are exciting and went on to reaffirm the...
05.03.2019Nikol Pashinyan and Jean-Claude Juncker made statements; Armenian Prime Minister and Johannes Hahn answered journalists' questions
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who is in Brussels on a working visit, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today made statements for mass media representatives following their talks in Brussels. RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn answered journalists’ questions. Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan: “Dear Mr. President, Dear...