09.10.2019Government starts discussing budget funding bids for FY 2020
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government proceeded to the discussion of public agencies’ funding bids under the 2020 State budget bill. To begin with, the Premier noted that the discussion should result in a more efficient and better targeted State budget bill for 2020. “Considering our last year’s experience and the experience of past years, in general, we need to specify our primary task in the budget plan. The biggest challenge is the effective...
08.10.2019PM receives Russian Railways Chief Executive Officer
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received Oleg Belozerov, Chief Executive Officer- Chairman of the Executive Board at the Russian Railways OJSC. Discussed were issues related to the bilateral cooperation agenda and development prospects. The meeting specifically focused on the possibility of investing and implementing new projects in the future. Prime Minister Pashinyan and Oleg Belozerov exchanged views on the prospects of cooperation in the field of ferry transportations via the...
08.10.2019PM, Yandex CEO discuss cooperation prospects
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received WCIT 2019 participant, Co-Founder and CEO of Yandex Group of Companies Arkady Volozh. Pleased with Yandex Group of Companies CEO’s participation in the 23rd World IT Congress, Nikol Pashinyan noted that he had an effective discussion on possible joint projects with the Yandex leadership in St. Petersburg earlier this June, and that the meeting with Mr. Volozh came as an evidence of mutual willingness to expand cooperation. “We are...
07.10.2019PM meets with representatives of renowned IT companies on the sidelines of WCIT 2019
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today attended the official opening of the 23rd World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) in Yerevan and delivered greeting remarks. Following the opening ceremony, Nikol Pashinyan met with the heads of a number of leading IT companies participating in WCIT 2019. The Premier first met with Co-Founder of Infosys Corporation, well-known Indian businessman Narayana Murthy. Infosys is engaged in digital services and consulting. The Prime Minister...
07.10.2019Nikol Pashinyan holds phone conversation with Vladimir Putin
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a telephone conversation with RF President Vladimir Putin. The Premier congratulated the Russian President on his birth anniversary. Taking the opportunity, the parties talked about progress in the implementation of those agreements reached during the recent Supreme Eurasian Council meeting in Yerevan.