04.05.2019PM familiarized with Ararat Group’s investment programs
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the Ararat Group water production plant in Ararat Marz where he got familiarized with the plant’s operations and investment projects. The Prime Minister was told that the plant has been producing water, mineral water and carbonated drinks since 2007 and has already invested some 40 million dollars altogether. 70% of products are exported to the USA, China and the Russian Federation. Owing to their ongoing investment program, the Company will...
03.05.2019RA Prime Minister, UAE State Minister discuss economic cooperation development prospects
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation led by UAE State Minister, UAE-Armenia Intergovernmental Commission Co-Chairman Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh. Greeting the guests, the Prime Minister stressed the importance of the first meeting of the UAE-Armenia Intergovernmental Commission, held this May 2 in Yerevan, which is a good platform for discussing development of UAE-Armenia relations. Nikol Pashinyan said our country keen to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates. He pointed out...
03.05.2019Working Group on State-Church Relations holds first meeting
The first meeting of the Working Group on State-Church Relations was held in the Office of Government, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Garegin II. In his speech, Prime Minister Pashinyan stated, in part: “Your Holiness Spiritual fathers, Dear government representatives, I am pleased with our meeting today and I consider it very important. As a result of discussions held with His Holiness, we concluded that it was...
02.05.2019PM receives heads of Armenia-based UN organizations
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a group of heads of UN organizations in Armenia, led by UN Resident Coordinator Shombi Sharp. Stressing the importance of cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the UN agencies, the Prime Minister highly valued the joint projects implemented in our country. Noting that the Armenian government has launched an ambitious program of reforms, Nikol Pashinyan considered it necessary to combine the Government’s reforms with...
02.05.2019Government takes steps to improve procurement procedures
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. In order to regulate the problems identified in the procurement process, the Government amended one of its previous decisions. According to the rationale, the applicable regulations cannot sufficiently ensure the effectiveness of procurement processes and the attractiveness of participation in procedures, including small and start-up businesses. The participants in the procurement process are presented with...
01.05.2019Prime Minister attends Labor Day-dated gala event
Accompanied by his spouse Anna Hakobyan and his daughters, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended a festive concert, organized by Grand Holding Company on the occasion of Labor Day at Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concerts Complex. The event was also attended by National Assembly Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan and his spouse. Grand Holding’s employees participated in the festive event dedicated to Armenian workers.