13.06.2018Prime Minister Pashinyan to pay working visit to Russian Federation
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will pay a working visit to the Russian Federation on June 13-14. Within the framework of his visit, the Premier will meet with RF President Vladimir Putin. The Prime Minister will participate in the opening ceremony of the bust of USSR Hero, Commander of Armored Units Marshal Hamazasp Babadjanyan. Nikol Pashinyan will attend the World Cup opening ceremony at Luzhniki Stadium and will watch the first match of Russia-2018.
13.06.2018PM receives ADB President-led delegation
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation headed by Asian Development Bank President Takehiko Nakao. The Premier highly valued the ongoing close cooperation with the Asian Development Bank and underlined that many major projects, including in the private sector, were implemented with the Bank’s support in Armenia. Nikol Pashinyan stressed that the Armenian government is keen to consistently develop the cooperation with ADB and expand the scope of its private sector...
12.06.2018Prime Minister introduces newly appointed Head of State Protection Service
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced to the State Protection Service staff newly appointed Head of SPS Grigory Hayrapetov. The Prime Minister thanked former SPS Head Hrachya Harutyunyan for good work and wished Grigory Hayrapetov every success in his activities. “The State Protection Service plays an extremely important role in ensuring the security of our country, and I think we all understand this. We must admit that during all these years the Service has gone through...
12.06.2018Nikol Pashinyan: “One of the most important things that the SIS should do is to expose the organizers and perpetrators of March 1 Crime”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the Special Investigative Service headquarters to introduce newly appointed SIS Chief Sasun Khachatryan to the Service staff. Nikol Pashinyan thanked former Special Investigation Service Chief Vahram Shahinyan for his work and congratulated newly appointed SIS Chief Sasun Khachatryan on his appointment. “The legislation states that the SIS is dealing with offenses committed by law-enforcement, judicial and executive authorities. The next...
12.06.2018PM receives Denmark Statistical Service Director
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Denmark Statistical Service Director Jorgen Elmeskoff. The Prime Minister highlighted the role of official statistics in the effective functioning of the governance system, in the decision-making process and emphasized the need for closer cooperation between Armenia’s Statistical Committee and the Danish Statistical Service in both bilateral and multilateral formats. Noting that each platform is important for professional contacts and...
12.06.2018PM congratulates RF top leadership on Russia’s national holiday, visits Russian embassy in Armenia
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called at the Russian embassy in Yerevan on the occasion of Russia’s national holiday – Russia Day. The Prime Minister congratulated Ambassador Kopirkin, the embassy staff and the friendly people of Russia, wishing them peace and prosperity. Nikol Pashinyan has also sent congratulatory messages to RF President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The message to President Vladimir Putin reads in part: “Dear Vladimir...