21.04.2019Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attends Pontifical Easter Liturgy
Accompanied by his spouse Anna Hakobyan and his daughter, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended the Pontifical Liturgy on the glorious Resurrection of Jesus Christ, which was served at the St. Gregory the Illuminator Mother Cathedral on the occasion of the Easter holiday.
19.04.2019PM Pashinyan meets with Public Council members
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received members of the Public Council, headed by Council Chairman Vazgen Manukyan. The Prime Minister congratulated the guests on the formation of the Public Council, stressing that they can play an important role in modern times. “In general, our country has set itself a very important and ambitious agenda; we are facing serious challenges, and I am convinced that solutions to all problems exist, they are in our collective consciousness....
19.04.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “The law On Confiscation of Ill-Earned Assets should target corrupt officials, those involved in money laundering and the members of criminal groups”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a consultative meeting in the framework of the fight against corruption on the subject of non-conviction based asset forfeiture. The meeting was attended by heads and representatives of interested public agencies and government departments. Opening the discussion, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan stated, in part: “Dear colleagues, am glad to see you. Today we have gathered to take stock of the interim discussions that we had on the issue of the...
18.04.2019PM receives U.S. Congress delegation
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a U.S. Congressional delegation, including Congressman David Price (D-North Carolina), Congressman Vern Buchanan (R-Florida), Congresswoman Dina Titus (D-Nevada), Congressman Michael Conaway (R-Texas), Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-Virginia), Congressman Adrian Smith (R-Nebraska), Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-California), and Congresswoman Terri Sewell (D-Alabama). The House Representatives are all members of the House Democracy Partnership (HDP);...
18.04.2019PM holds phone conversation with Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a telephone conversation with Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia. The interlocutors discussed ways of strengthening Armenia-Diaspora relations and various issues of national importance.
18.04.2019Government to establish State Interest Fund to support economic development in Armenia
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The Government decided to set up State Interest Fund CJSC in Armenia. The statutory capital of the company is estimated at AMD 100.0 thousand, divided into 100 common (ordinary) shares with the nominal value of 1,000 drams each. All the shares belong to the Republic of Armenia. The reference note says that the Fund is meant to support the development of Armenia’s economy through investment, including...