Interviews and press conferences
28.05.2020Another briefing held with participation of RA Prime Minister, Minister of Healthcare and Chief of Police
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held an online briefing, attended by Minister of Healthcare Arsen Torosyan and Police Chief Arman Sargsyan after a regular session of the commission coordinating the activities for preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the Republic of Armenia. The briefing focused on the steps aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 and the preventive action implemented by the Armenian police.
26.05.2020RA Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Healthcare held news briefing following the regular meeting of the Commandant’s Office
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, State of Emergency Commandant, Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan and Healthcare Minister Arsen Torosyan held an online briefing after today’s regular meeting of the Commandant’s Office. Further steps and measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 were discussed during the briefing.
16.05.2020100 facts about New Armenia - 4
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan made public 100 facts about New Armenia during an online press conference held in Yerevan on May 16, 2020. 1. To minimize the adverse socioeconomic impact of COVID-19, the government has approved 18 anti-crisis programs: 7 economic measures and 11 social measures. As of today, 84.4 billion drams have been distributed in the frame of the anti-crisis efforts, benefiting 48,400 legal entities and about 1.1 million individuals. With the first anti-crisis...
25.01.2020100 Facts About New Armenia - 3
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan made public 100th facts about New Armenia during the January 25 news conference in Kapan. 1. Over the past two years, in 2018 and 2019, the Government managed to step up tax revenues by 505.4 billion drams, part of which was used to pay off outstanding debt to taxpayers, while the other part went to the state budget’s revenue side. As of January 1, 2018, the Government owed 275.7 billion drams to taxpayers. As of January 1, 2020, the debt stood...
03.11.2019PM Pashinyan comments on speculations related to Artsakh issue live on his Facebook page
Good evening, dear compatriots. I know that gossip is perhaps not worth mentioning at all, but to be honest, gossip is not what matters most to me, but the opportunity to talk about a number of important issues with the citizens of the Republic of Armenia. Today I would like to address the recently intensified speculations over the Karabakh issue, which at first kept stating that the government and I, myself, were going to hand over Karabakh. Then, when the time showed the absurdity...
24.10.2019RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s Interview with UAE “Gulf News” newspaper
Swept into power on the back of Armenia’s peaceful democratic revolution in 2018, the government of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan achieved several monumental milestones in its first 100 days in office, and is now laying deep foundations for the future. For the first time in 12 years, more Armenians are coming back to their homeland than those leaving, and economic growth is now set on a stable course. Here, Prime Minister Pashinyan explains how he is preparing his country to...