21.12.2019Newest anti-aircraft and missile defense systems introduced to Prime Minister
Accompanied by Defense Minister David Tonoyan and Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Artak Davtyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today visited Defense Ministry’s N military unit. New state-of-the-art anti-aircraft and missile defense systems were introduced to the Prime Minister, including TOR-M2KM anti-aircraft missile systems, autonomous trainers for commander and operators, transport charging machines, mobile control vehicles and other systems. Highlighting the...
20.12.2019PM attends informal summit of heads of CIS-member states in St. Petersburg
As part of his working visit to St. Petersburg, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today attended the informal summit of the heads of CIS-member states. Following a joint photo session, the CIS-member states’ leaders partook in a working dinner hosted by President of Russia Vladimir Putin in honor of the heads of CIS-member states. During the summit, the heads of CIS-member states discussed issues of cooperation within the Commonwealth.
20.12.2019“Armenia’s presidency in the EAEU was productive in terms of expanding the Union’s foreign economic relations” – Statement by RA Prime Minister on the outcome of Supreme Eurasian Economic Council’s meeting
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who is St. Petersburg on a working visit, today attended a regular meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council. After the meeting, the Prime Minister joined EAEC Board Chairman Tigran Sargsyan to make a statement for mass media representatives. “Dear media representatives, Dear Board Chairman, The regular meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council is over. We discussed a number of important issues on the agenda of our integration...
20.12.2019Nikol Pashinyan attends Supreme Eurasian Economic Council meeting in St. Petersburg
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan arrived in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, on a working visit. The Prime Minister of Armenia attended the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council’s regular meeting at Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library in St. Petersburg. The meeting was attended by President Alexander Lukashenko of the Republic of Belarus, President Sooronbai Zheenbekov of the Kyrgyz Republic, President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation, Supreme Eurasian Economic Council...
19.12.2019“About 440 km-long road sections have been built in 2019 according to data available at this point of time” – Government discussed the 2020 budget request of the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government today discussed the budget allocation bid for 2020, submitted by the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure. Before proceeding to the agenda, the Prime Minister referred to the road construction activities carried out this year and the figures recorded, which he posted on his Facebook page today. “The facts are as follows: 330km roads had been built and 360km-long road sections had been repaired in Armenia...
19.12.2019“A comprehensive probe needs to be carried out into the case in order to close this shameful page with all appropriate legal consequences” - PM refers to illegal adoption of children
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before discussing the agenda, the Prime Minister referred to the criminal proceedings instituted over the illegal adoption of children in Armenia. Investigation Committee Chairman Haik Grigoryan gave details of the proceedings. Nikol Pashinyan noted that the high-profile story had provoked a fairly strong emotional response in society, but the investigators should be free of emotions in order to implement an...