27.12.2019PM pays working visit to Gyumri
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today paid a working visit to Gyumri. Accompanied by Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures Suren Papikyan, Shirak Marz Governor Tigran Petrosyan and Gyumri Mayor Samvel Balasanyan, the Prime Minister walked down the streets of Tigran Mets and Sayat-Nova to get acquainted with the ongoing repair work. The streets were landscaped with funds available from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Greeting the Prime Minister,...
27.12.2019RA Armed Forces equipped with Su-30 SM multifunctional fighters
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan was introduced to Su-30 SM multifunctional fighter jets that have recently been procured by the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia. The Prime Minister watched the fighters’ demonstration flights with Defense Minister David Tonoyan and Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Artak Davtyan. The Head of Government was briefed on the technical capabilities of the newly purchased aircraft. “Today is a very important day as...
27.12.2019Osa-AK air defense systems presented to the Prime Minister
Accompanied by Minister of Defense David Tonoyan and Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Artak Davtyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited military unit N of the Ministry of Defense. The Premier was introduced to Osa-AK air defense systems that have recently been procured by the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia. Programs for military industry development were discussed during the Prime Minister’s visit. The Head of Government handed over gifts to the...
26.12.2019PM receives “Neruzh” program winners
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received the winners of Neruzh program, intended for Diaspora-based technology startups. The program allows them to start operations in their homeland, localizing their startups and receiving state funding. Congratulating the program winners, Nikol Pashinyan emphasized the importance of this initiative aimed at bringing in Armenian-born IT specialists from the Diaspora to their homeland. The Premier said the program stems from the Government’s vision...
26.12.2019Government offers sustained income opportunities to social assistance beneficiaries
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. In order to identify problems in the system of family allowances and social benefits, as well as to improve the targeting and effectiveness of the system, the Government amended one of its previous decisions. This decision will help create sustainable income opportunities for beneficiary families. According to the rationale, not to be deprived of benefits, able-bodied members of beneficiary families often fail to...
25.12.2019Nikol Pashinyan, Anna Hakobyan attend gala event on Levon Malkhasyan’s 75th birth anniversary
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan attended a jubilee concert dedicated to the 75th anniversary of famous jazzman, composer, RA People’s Artist Levon Malkhasyan at Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall. The event was held under the motto “Malkhas and Friends.” Classic jazz pieces were performed by the famous jazzman’s friends.