21.05.2018Prime Minister Pashinyan chairs consultation on preparations for 17th Francophonie Summit
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a consultation was held today to discuss the preparations for the 17th Summit of Francophone States and Governments. The Premier made a point of holding the Summit at the highest possible level. “It is an unprecedented event in the history of the Third Republic of Armenia. We have to do our best in order to make this event historic not only for Armenia, but also for the International Organization of La Francophonie,” Nikol Pashinyan...
18.05.2018Nikol Pashinyan receives ADB Country Director
Today, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Asian Development Bank (ADB) Country Director Shane Rosenthal. The Prime Minister highly valued Asian Development Bank’s commitment to developing infrastructure and public administration in Armenia. “I hope that continued cooperation will help us enhance the level of public confidence in loan spending efficiency through joint efforts. I understand that the Asian Development Bank advocates transparency, which means that there are...
18.05.2018Nikol Pashinyan, Richard Mills discuss issues related to Armenian-American relations
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Richard Mills, U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia. The Prime Minister stressed the importance of developing the U.S.-Armenian relationships and welcomed Washington’s commitment and willingness to give new impetus to bilateral cooperation in different spheres. “The Government of the Republic of Armenia highly appreciates and is interested in the furtherance of bilateral cooperation and, eventually, having the...
18.05.2018Nikol Pashinyan tasks SRC not to hamper business activities and continue curbing the shadow economy
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called at the State Revenue Committee (SRC) headquarters to introduce newly appointed SRC Chairman David Ananyan. The Premier thanked Vardan Harutyunyan for his efforts and wished David Ananyan every success in his new position. “The State Revenue Committee, the tax and customs systems have always been in the spotlight of the public, the media and the government. We are constantly talking about the reform of these systems, and note at the same time...
18.05.2018National security, normal development of armed forces is a top priority - PM introduces newly appointed Security Council Secretary
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced newly appointed RA Security Council Secretary Armen Grigoryan to the leadership of the Security Council. The Prime Minister emphasized that the Security Council is the authority that defines the main vectors of the Government’s defense policy. “The definition of this sentence highlights the role of the Security Council, the staff of which should act as a brain center that gives impetus to defense sector policies,” Nikol Pashinyan...