30.05.2020PM: “We have the political will to introduce a nationwide system for declaring personal income”
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a consultative meeting was held in the Office of Government to discuss the introduction of a nationwide system for declaring personal income in the Republic of Armenia. The discussion was attended by heads of relevant government departments and representatives of relevant National Assembly commissions. Addressing the attendees, Prime Minister Pashinyan noted: “Dear colleagues, we have gathered to discuss our agenda and the schedule for...
29.05.2020PM highlights digitalization, military and high-tech industry development strategies
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, another hearing on public agencies’ performance reports was held in the Office of Government. Minister of High-Tech Industry Hakob Arshakyan reported the activities implemented in the period under review. Established in late May, 2019, the Ministry has been active in the fields of high-tech and military industry, digitalization and stimulation of telecommunications. In the meantime, the total turnover rose by 30%, while the share of...
28.05.2020First official meeting held between Nikol Pashinyan and Arayik Haroutunyan in Yerevan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today met with President of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Haroutunyan in the Office of the Armenian Government. “Honorable President of the Artsakh Republic, I am happy to welcome you. This is the first official meeting held in Yerevan since you were elected President of Artsakh. Today we are celebrating one of the most glorious victories of our people - the heroic battle of Sardarapat, the Republic Day, which is emblematic as it shows how leaders...
28.05.2020PM pays tribute to heroes of Sardarapat Battle
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan joined RA President Armen Sarkissian, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, His Holiness Karekin II, President of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Haroutunyan and RA National Assembly Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan to visit the Sardarapat Heroic Battle Memorial on the occasion of Republic Day. The Prime Minister laid a wreath at the Memorial and paid a floral tribute to the heroes of the Battle of Sardarapat.
27.05.2020Government approves 19th program as part of its effort to curb the adverse economic impact of COVID-19: Support will be provided to those starting a business from scratch
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The Government approved the 19th COVID-19 response action, which seeks to help citizens and businesses overcome the pandemic’s adverse economic impact by implementing competitive business plans. The purpose is to support the startups by providing entrepreneurial knowledge and facilitating access to funding sources, which in turn will help develop innovative business plans. 75% of the funds needed under...
26.05.2020PM calls for tougher sanctions against those who neglect the preventive rules
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan chaired a session of the commission coordinating the activities for preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the Republic of Armenia. Minister of Healthcare Arsen Torosyan first gave updated COVID-19 statistics, information on patients’ health status and the healthcare system’s capacity. Reference was made to the work carried out by inspection bodies and the police to enforce the preventive rules and impose administrative sanctions against the...