13.05.2018Prime Minister receives Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Republic of Armenia Judith Margareth Farnworth. The interlocutors touched upon the developments in Armenia, the formation of the government and the Armenian-British relations. Prime Minister Pashinyan attached importance to the furtherance of cooperation between Armenia and the United Kingdom in political, economic and other fields. The...
12.05.2018Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan holds phone conversation with Daron Acemoglu
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a telephone conversation with world-famous Armenian economist Daron Acemoglu. During the conversation, Daron Acemoglu said he was ready to support Armenia in restoring and developing the economy. The renowned economist accepted the Premier’s invitation to visit Armenia. The dates of Daron Acemoglu’s visit will be agreed upon in the near future.
12.05.2018Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduces newly appointed Defense Minister David Tonoyan to senior Army staff
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the Defense Ministry to introduce newly appointed Defense Minister David Tonoyan to senior Army staff. “I understand that David Tonoyan need not to be introduced to the staff of Defense Ministry as he has worked for many years in the Ministry and in the system of the Armed Forces. I am convinced that all of you know him better than I can introduce. I want to emphasize that this appointment essentially expresses the policy we are going to pursue...
11.05.2018Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan receives Serj Tankian
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received world-famous American-Armenian rock musician Serj Tankian. The interlocutors talked about the developments in Armenia and the steps to form a new government. Serj Tankian shared his impressions of the ongoing changes in the country and wished Nikol Pashinyan’s new government effective work and every success
11.05.2018Assistance should be effective so that people might see the State's effort - Nikol Pashinyan refers to hailstorm in Armavir Marz
Today, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan chaired his first Cabinet meeting after taking office. Before discussing the agenda issues, the Prime Minister touched upon the hailstorm in Armavir Marz and asked Acting Minister of Agriculture Ignaty Arakelyan to report on the situation in the region. Ignaty Arakelyan advised that a group of experts has been sent to the region and will report back their findings once back to Yerevan. “According to operative data, the amount of damage is not...
11.05.2018Nikol Pashinyan: “Armenia faces the challenge of converting the impossible into reality, and the NSS should become a pillar in that process”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced newly appointed National Security Service Director Arthur Vanetsyan to the leadership of the National Security Service. In his speech, the Prime Minister outlined the tasks that should be prioritized by the NSS. “The first task is to implement serious changes in the system of counterintelligence, so that it might get even stronger. In general, intelligence should be brought to a new level in order to ensure the country’s security...