05.03.2020Prime Minister chairs meeting on introducing new real estate tax system
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a consultation to discuss the proposals on revision of the system of taxation of real estate in Armenia. The proposals were based on the results of the previous discussions held by the Prime Minister. In particular, they related to property tax rates for apartments, public and industrial areas, garages and undeveloped land. Reference was made to the methodology for evaluating immovable and landed property, as well as to the impact of the proposed...
05.03.2020Measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus continue: the situation is under control
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before proceeding to the agenda, the Prime Minister asked Healthcare Minister Arsen Torosyan to report progress in the fight against coronavirus. Arsen Torosyan said all necessary measures had been taken to prevent the spread of coronavirus. “We have one confirmed case at the Nork Infectious Disease Hospital, and 31 citizens isolated in Tsaghkadzor. The health status of all these people is normal: no one...
04.03.2020PM Pashinyan receives ARF-D Bureau representative Hagop Der-Khatchadourian
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) Bureau representative Hagop Der-Khatchadourian. ARF-D Supreme Body representative Ishkhan Saghatelyan and High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Zareh Sinanyan were in attendance. Prime Minister Pashinyan and the ARF-D representatives exchanged views on pan-Armenian and regional issues.
03.03.2020“The all-Armenian potential can guarantee the existence of an independent and powerful Armenian state” - PM meets with Armenian community representatives in Georgia
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with Armenian community representatives at the Shota Rustaveli Theater in Tbilisi. The meeting was attended by numerous representatives of the Armenian community not only from Tbilisi, but also from Samtskhe-Javakheti. Welcoming those present, Nikol Pashinyan reminded that he made his first foreign visit to Georgia after taking office as prime minister. “I have kept fond recollections of our meeting in the courtyard of the Armenian Church in...
03.03.2020Nikol Pashinyan, Archil Talakvadze highlight inter-parliamentary dialogue
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today met with Georgian Parliament Speaker Archil Talakvadze on the sidelines of his official visit to Georgia. Appreciating the ongoing cooperation between the Armenian and Georgian governments and parliaments, Mr. Talakvadze emphasized that Prime Minister Pashinyan’s visit will help strengthen and expand ties between the two nations. He highly valued the partnership between the Armenian and Georgian parliamentarians on both bilateral and...
03.03.2020PM Pashinyan meets with Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today was hosted by Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, His Holiness Ilia II. Welcoming the Prime Minister of Armenia, Georgia’s spiritual leader voiced his confidence that Nikol Pashinyan’s official visit would help develop the Armenian-Georgian ties. “We are living in difficult times, but we should defy the challenges together. I hope that the brotherly relations between our churches may promote closer contacts and cooperation between...