20.12.2019Nikol Pashinyan attends Supreme Eurasian Economic Council meeting in St. Petersburg
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan arrived in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, on a working visit. The Prime Minister of Armenia attended the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council’s regular meeting at Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library in St. Petersburg. The meeting was attended by President Alexander Lukashenko of the Republic of Belarus, President Sooronbai Zheenbekov of the Kyrgyz Republic, President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation, Supreme Eurasian Economic Council...
19.12.2019“About 440 km-long road sections have been built in 2019 according to data available at this point of time” – Government discussed the 2020 budget request of the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government today discussed the budget allocation bid for 2020, submitted by the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure. Before proceeding to the agenda, the Prime Minister referred to the road construction activities carried out this year and the figures recorded, which he posted on his Facebook page today. “The facts are as follows: 330km roads had been built and 360km-long road sections had been repaired in Armenia...
19.12.2019“A comprehensive probe needs to be carried out into the case in order to close this shameful page with all appropriate legal consequences” - PM refers to illegal adoption of children
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before discussing the agenda, the Prime Minister referred to the criminal proceedings instituted over the illegal adoption of children in Armenia. Investigation Committee Chairman Haik Grigoryan gave details of the proceedings. Nikol Pashinyan noted that the high-profile story had provoked a fairly strong emotional response in society, but the investigators should be free of emotions in order to implement an...
19.12.2019PM to pay working visit to St. Petersburg
On December 20, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will pay a working visit to the Russian Federation to attend a meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council (SEEC) in St. Petersburg The Premier will participate in Supreme Eurasian Economic Council’s narrow-format and expanded sessions. Several documents will be signed, followed by a joint statement for mass media representatives. Nikol Pashinyan will attend the informal summit of the heads of CIS-member states in St. Petersburg.
18.12.2019Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport budget allocation bid discussed in Government
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government discussed the budget allocation bid for FY2020, submitted by the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport. The discussion revolved around the priorities, primary tasks and the planned activities to be implemented as part of reforms in 2020. The meeting first focused on the problems faced in the field of general education and the ways of dealing with them. Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport Araik Harutyunyan...
17.12.2019Ministry of Finance budget allocation bid discussed in Government
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government today discussed Ministry of Finance budget allocation bid for FY2020/ Finance Minister Atom Janjughazyan reported that the optimization process continues in the Ministry, with the number of staff standing at 382 instead of 556 last year, down by 31%. In the meantime, the Ministry’s car park was optimized. There are currently 4 vehicles in service instead of 17 in 2018. Atom Janjughazyan reported back the process of state...