09.03.2019PM attended presentation of a book by MP Gor Gevorgyan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today called at Zangak Publishing House, where he attended the presentation of the “Egypt’s Foreign Policy in the First Decade of President Hosni Mubarak’s Government (1981-1991) book,” authored by Candidate of Historical Sciences Gor Gevorgyan, a member of My Step parliamentary faction. The presentation was attended by National Assembly members, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the...
07.03.2019Nikol Pashinyan, Suma Chakrabarti discuss directions of cooperation between the Armenian Government and the EBRD
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation led by Suma Chakrabarti, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Highly appreciative of the ongoing cooperation between the Armenian Government and the EBRD, Nikol Pashinyan stressed the importance of its furtherance. He noted that the EBRD’s projects are of great importance to the reforms initiated by the Government and the program of economic revolution in terms of improving the business climate,...
07.03.2019RA Prime Minister, EU Commissioner for Digital Single Market discuss cooperation in the field of digitization
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received Andrus Ansip, EU Commissioner for Digital Single Market and Vice-President of the European Commission. The Premier noted with satisfaction that the activation of top-level EU-Armenia relations over the past few years testifies to the high level of the political dialogue and the cooperation agenda. Nikol Pashinyan assessed as quite effective his March 4-5 visit to Brussels, during which issues of expanding bilateral cooperation were discussed...
07.03.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “Our main task is to increase efficiency in public administration; we will not resort to staff cleansing in this process”
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The meeting first approved the government’s legislative initiative on the package of draft laws on amending the RA law On Government Organization and Activities, and a number of related laws. The package will allow the government to work in a more optimal and efficient format. In particular, it is proposed to reduce the number of vice-premiers by calling off the post of first deputy prime minister, as well...
07.03.2019PM sums up outcome of his visit to Brussels: reference made to steps to take as part of EU-Armenia cooperation
Dear colleagues, We are starting the next session of the government. Before proceeding to the agenda, I would like to say a couple of words about my visit to Brussels. As you know, our delegation was back from Brussels later yesterday after holding negotiations with the European Union leadership. We are ushering in the stage of implementation of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement with the European Union. Brussels stated that the European Union stands ready to assist...