12.10.2018Nikol Pashinyan, Justin Trudeau discuss furtherance of Armenian-Canadian relations
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who is paying an official visit to Armenia. The official welcoming ceremony was followed by the two prime ministers’ private meeting. Greeting the guest, Prime Minister Pashinyan stated, in part: “Dear Mr. Prime Minister, I am glad to host you in the Armenian capital. You are the first Canadian prime minister to pay an official visit to the Republic of Armenia, so this is a...
12.10.201817th Francophonie Summit completed in Yerevan: The International Organization of La Francophonie has new Secretary General
Today, the proceedings of the 17th Summit of the International Organization of La Francophonie concluded in Yerevan. The Yerevan declaration was adopted following the outcome of the Summit. Nikol Pashinyan presented the results of the vote for the post of OIF Secretary General, according to which Louise Mushikiwabo, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Rwanda, will assume this post. Nikol Pashinyan highly valued Michaëlle Jean’s efforts as Secretary General and congratulated...
12.10.2018Within the framework of the Francophonie summit, the Armenian Prime Minister met with the President of Switzerland, the President of Estonia, the Premier-elect of Quebec and the Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today met with President of the Swiss Confederation Alain Berset, President of the Republic of Estonia Mrs. Kersti Kaljulaid, the Premier-elect of Quebec François Legault, and Deputy Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Foreign Minister Phạm Bình Minh on the sidelines of the 17th Summit of La Francophonie. The Prime Minister welcomed the guests to Armenia and their participation in the 17th Francophone Summit. The Presidents...
11.10.2018PM attends gala concert in frame of 17th Summit of La Francophonie
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan attended a gala concert in Republic Square on the margins of the 17th Summit of the International Organization of La Francophonie. The concert was attended by President Emmanuel Macron of the French Republic, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the heads of national delegations, and the top political and spiritual leadership of Armenia. The Armenian State Symphonic Orchestra performed during the concert, introducing...
11.10.2018PM meets with Moldovan President, Belgian Prime Minister and UNESCO Director- General on the sidelines of OIF Summit
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with Moldovan President Igor Dodon in the framework of the 17th Francophonie Summit in Yerevan. The President of Moldova felicitated Nikol Pashinyan for high-level organization of the Summit and expressed confidence that the discussions would be effective in a way to further develop the Organization and promote cooperation between member States. The parties discussed a wide range of issues of mutual interest, including bilateral economic cooperation...