24.10.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “One of the most important issues on the government's agenda is the development of the stock exchange”
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Economy Minister Tigran Khatchatryan commented on the assessments made in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2020 report. The Minister said that Armenia’s setback was due to the fact that the World Bank had modified its assessment methodology for the first time this year in order to calculate the index called “Protection of small shareholders,” which namely means that the stock market has...
24.10.2019PM Pashinyan to attend EAEU Intergovernmental Council meeting in Moscow
On October 25, 2019, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will be off to the Russian Federation on a one-day working visit to attend a regular meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council in Moscow. The Premier will be back to Yerevan on the sane day.
23.10.2019Ministry of Economy 2020 budget allocation bid discussed in Government
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government continues discussing public agencies’ budget application requests. Today’s meeting reviewed the Ministry of Economy’s budget allocation bid for FY 2020. The discussion focused on the reforms implemented in the areas under the Ministry’s jurisdiction, the planned structural changes, as well as the problems and priorities. In particular, reference was made to those programs and activities aimed at ensuring...
22.10.2019PM receives delegation led by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Regional Council President
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation led by Laurent Wauquiez, President of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Regional Council (France). Welcoming the guests, Nikol Pashinyan said: “Our peoples are bound by deeply-rooted historical ties, warm friendship and privileged relations. The role of the Armenian community in France is of great importance in this respect, a sizeable part of which is settled in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region. Armenia is eager to deepen political,...
22.10.2019“Germany will continue to assist Armenia with reforms” - PM receives German Ambassador Banzhaf
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received newly appointed German Ambassador to Armenia Michael Johannes Banzhaf. Congratulating the Ambassador on assuming office, the Prime Minister wished him fruitful tenure for the development and strengthening of Armenian-German relations. Nikol Pashinyan emphasized that Germany is an important political and economic partner for our country, and a good dynamic of bilateral cooperation has been recorded over the past 1.5 years. The Premier appreciated the...
22.10.2019Ministry of Justice budget allocation bid discussed in Government
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Government continues discussing public agencies’ budget application requests. The Cabinet today reviewed the 2020 budget allocation bid of the Ministry of Justice. It was discussed considering the reforms implemented by the Ministry, the emerging challenges and the proposed priorities Reference was made to the process of judicial reform, the supply of technical equipment to penitentiary institutions, the improvement of food quality for...