18.11.2019RA Prime Minister, World Customs Organization Secretary General discuss cooperation prospects
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received World Customs Organization (WCO) Secretary General Kunio Mikuriya who is in Armenia to attend a regional forum, referred to as “Digital Solutions for Cross-Border Cooperation and Trade Facilitation.” The Prime Minister welcomed Kunio Mikuriya’s visit to our country and appreciated his participation in the Yerevan conference, which is an evidence of effective cooperation between the Government of Armenia and the World Customs...
18.11.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “Government will make principled, decisive and consistent changes in the field of education and science”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called a consultative meeting to discuss the draft law on higher education and science and the proposed amendments. The Prime Minister stressed that the aforementioned draft law is important and principled: “Why do we have to amend the law? We need it first of all because it seems to be obvious that we are facing serious problems in the system of education. We must admit that our educational system does not guarantee the development of our country,...
16.11.2019PM chairs Defense Ministry Board meeting at Ministry of Defense Headquarters
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Defense Ministry Board met today at Ministry of Defense Headquarters. The meeting was attended by Minister of Defense of the Artsakh Republic, Defense Army Commander Lieutenant-General Karen Abrahamyan. The Board summed up the results of the joint action program of the Armed Forces of Armenia and Artsakh for the current year, as well as the measures planned for 2020 and for the medium term.
16.11.2019PM chairs Security Council meeting
An extraordinary Security Council meeting was held, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. “We are actually holding an extraordinary session, but this is due to the fact that the agenda of previous meetings was too busy, and we postponed some items to discuss them at today’s meeting,” Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan noted. The extraordinary meeting agenda featured a number of security-related issues.
15.11.2019PM welcomes Kazakhstan Senate Speaker
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan hosted today Republic of Kazakhstan Senate Speaker Dariga Nazarbayeva. Welcoming Dariga Nazarbayeva’s visit, the Prime Minister said the recently activated top-level contacts are an evidence of the ongoing high-level dialogue. The Premier stressed that Armenia is keen to deepen relations with Kazakhstan on both bilateral and multilateral platforms. Nikol Pashinyan highlighted the cooperation within international organizations, such as the EAEU and the...
15.11.2019“Digitization is a key quality component in public services” - Prime Minister holds meeting on Armenia’s digital agenda
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a consultative meeting on the digital agenda of the Republic of Armenia and the vision for its implementation. Opening the meeting, Nikol Pashinyan noted that digitalization is one of the most important tasks set before the Government: “Digitalization is by and large a key component in our citizens’ living standards and in the quality of public services, as well as the most important indicator of statistics and the quality of statistics, in...