28.01.2021Prime Minister, French Secretary of State discuss issues of economic cooperation
Today, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, French Secretary of State for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the delegation headed by him. The Armenian Prime Minister and the French Secretary of State had private talks, followed by an extended meeting. Greeting the French delegation, the Premier said: “Our meeting follows up on the agreement reached with President Macron. It reflects the privileged relations between France and Armenia. There has traditionally...
28.01.2021PM Nikol Pashinyan visits Yerablur military pantheon on Army Day
Accompanied by National Assembly Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan and National Security Council members, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited Yerablur military pantheon on the occasion of Army Day to pay tribute to those soldiers who fell for the Motherland’s independence. The Premier laid flowers at the graves of Artsakh war heroes, Vazgen Sargsyan, Andranik Ozanian, as well as laid a wreath at the monument perpetuating the memory of Armenian freedom-fighters.
27.01.2021PM chairs discussion of draft economic response program
The draft economic response program with a preliminary action plan was discussed in the Office of the Government, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The draft refers to Paragraphs 9 and 10 of the roadmap published by the Prime Minister on November 18, 2020. Paragraph 9 deals with the coronavirus response activities, while Paragraph 10 seeks to reinvigorate the economic environment. The Premier noted that the government makes decisions on a weekly basis related to the...
27.01.2021“Regional stability and peace are in our common interests” - PM receives Iran’s Foreign Minister
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif. Welcoming the Iranian Foreign Minister, the Prime Minister said: “Dear Mr. Minister, dear colleagues, I welcome you. We have many important issues to discuss today: the development and deepening of our bilateral relations, including issues of cooperation on various platforms. Of course, the current situation in the region will be one of the most important...
27.01.2021Nikol Pashinyan: “From this February 1, our citizens can travel to Russia” – “I travel without COVID” application is being launched
A regular Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before discussing the agenda, the Prime Minister announced that the “I travel without COVID” application is being launched. “Since last year, there have been several travel restrictions due to COVID-19. And many of our compatriots raised the issue of resuming air communication with Russia, because the issue had a specific social component. You know that many of our compatriots used to...
26.01.2021“The challenges facing the country can be solved by consolidating our national potential” - PM welcomes participants of the iGorts (Get Down to Work) program
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today met with participants of the Get Down to Work program, which seeks to attract Diaspora specialists into Armenia’s public administration system. Greeting the guests, the Prime Minister noted: “We developed this program with great enthusiasm, great expectations and hopes. The program seeks to get young Diaspora specialists involved in Armenia’s public administration system to work for a specific period of time, to bring in new...