13.03.2020Armenia’s educational institutions to suspend operations until March 23
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan chaired a consultative meeting to discuss the ongoing activities aimed at preventing the spread of coronavirus in the Republic of Armenia. Healthcare Minister Arsen Torosyan provided statistics on the prevalence of coronavirus in Armenia, in the world and in our region. 6 infected people were reported; 5 of them are doing well and do not suffer from serious symptoms; one person has been diagnosed with pneumonia, but there is no deterioration in the health...
09.03.2020PM Nikol Pashinyan, Josep Borrell meet in Brussels
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with European Commission Vice-President / EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell. Highlighting the development of EU-Armenia relations, the parties discussed issues of continued assistance to the reforms underway in Armenia. Josep Borrell reaffirmed EU’s readiness to back the reform process. He welcomed the fight against corruption, the ongoing judicial reform and the developments in other spheres. As an...
09.03.2020“You can rely on me in my new position” - Donald Tusk to Prime Minister Pashinyan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with European People’s Party (EPP) President Donald Tusk at EPP headquarters in Brussels. Welcoming the Armenian Premier, Donald Tusk said: “M r. Prime Minister, I am pleased to welcome you in my new position but with a feeling of traditional friendship. I mean traditional friendship not only with you, but also with Armenia. You can rely on me in my new position.” Donald Tusk stressed that the Europeans, including society and...
09.03.2020Nikol Pashinyan, Charles Michel discuss wide range of EU-Armenia cooperation-related issues
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has arrived in Brussels on a working visit. The head of the Armenian government first met with European Council President Charles Michel. After a formal photo session, the Prime Minister of Armenia and the President of the European Council discussed a wide range of issues related to EU-Armenia cooperation. The meeting focused on the reform process underway in Armenia. Welcoming Nikol Pashinyan’s visit, Charles Michel said it was a good opportunity to...
08.03.2020Prime Minister Pashinyan hosts grieving mothers
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today hosted the parents of perished soldiers. The Head of Government congratulated the grieving mothers on March 8, but noted that the meeting sought objectives other than congratulations. “We just wished to take the opportunity to have a talk with you. Neither the judicial proceedings will be the focus of today’s meeting: our discussion will be much wider. First of all, I want to state my feelings about the fact that from time to time you...
08.03.2020PM to pay working visit to Brussels
On March 9, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will pay a working visit to EU structures in Brussels. The Armenian Prime Minister will meet with European Council President Charles Michel and European Commission Vice-President / EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell. On the margins of his working visit to Brussels, Prime Minister Pashinyan will meet with European People’s Party (EPP) President Donald Tusk.