15.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan: “We must hold elections in line with best international standards”
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before discussing the agenda items, Nikol Pashinyan touched upon the scheduled snap parliamentary elections. “The pre-election stage is in full swing; the deadline for applications for participation in snap parliamentary elections is over, and our government has assumed political responsibility to hold elections. We have set a task to hold the best ever elections in the history of the Third Republic. I...
14.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan meets with Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Karekin II
Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited today the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and met with His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. Welcoming Nikol Pashinyan, the Catholicos of All Armenians said: “We are pleased to welcome you to the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and bring our blessing and good wishes for the success of your patriotic activities. We know, of course, that your agenda is too busy, but this meeting is needed to...
13.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan receives EU-member states’ ambassadors
Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today received the EU-member States’ Ambassadors accredited in Armenia, led by the Head of EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Switalski. Noting that the development of relationships with the European Union is high on Armenia’s foreign policy agenda, Nikol Pashinyan stressed the importance of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement, which provides effective mechanisms for developing partnership and implementing reforms...
13.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan attends last farewell bidding ceremony for Yuri Vardanyan
Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended the farewell ceremony for USSR Honored Master of Sports, world-renowned Armenian weightlifter, Olympic champion, world and European champion Yury Vardanyan at the Karen Demirchyan Sport and Concert Complex.
11.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan attends ceremony commemorating World War I Ceasefire Centenary in Paris
Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended a ceremonious event dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the World War I Armistice. Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan arrived in the Elysee Palace, where they were met by President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron and Mrs. Brigitte Macron. Then the Acting Prime Minister of Armenia joined the heads of state, government and international organizations participating in the events dedicated to the Armistice Centenary for the...
10.11.2018Nikol Pashinyan’s working visit to the French Republic kicks off
Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has arrived in Paris, France, on a working visit. On November 10, Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan visited the “Picasso: blue and pink” exposition at Musée d’Orsay, where they got acquainted with the early works of world-famous painter Pablo Picasso. In attendance were several other heads of country delegations that have arrived in France to participate in an event commemorating the 100th anniversary of the World...