19.11.2019Armenian Prime Minister answers Russian media representatives’s questions
Stanislav Smagin, Novorossiya News Agency - First of all, we would like to thank you for the warm welcome which, as evidenced by Armenian tradition, exceeded all expectations, and we hope this is not the last time. I think a lot of positive things will be said about the warm moments we are having, so I would like to start with a question that is somewhat controversial and now divides us. To my mind, we have mostly come here to get clarifications on the question about Garegin Nzhdeh. For...
19.11.2019PM meets with leading Russian media representatives
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today met with a group of visiting top Russian mass media representatives. In particular, the meeting was attended by representatives from «Комсомольская правда», «Эхо Москвы», «Свободная пресса», «Московский Комсомолец», «Россия Сегодня», «Ведомости», «Комерсант»,...
19.11.2019Prime Minister to pay official visit to Italy
On November 20-22, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will pay an official visit to the Italian Republic with his spouse Anna Hakobyan. The Prime Minister’s visit will start in Venice: Nikol Pashinyan will call at the Mekhitarist Congregation’s Mother See on Saint Lazarus Island, where he will meet with the Congregation’s members. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will then leave for Milan where he will meet with representatives of the Armenian community at S. Forty...
18.11.2019RA Prime Minister, World Customs Organization Secretary General discuss cooperation prospects
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received World Customs Organization (WCO) Secretary General Kunio Mikuriya who is in Armenia to attend a regional forum, referred to as “Digital Solutions for Cross-Border Cooperation and Trade Facilitation.” The Prime Minister welcomed Kunio Mikuriya’s visit to our country and appreciated his participation in the Yerevan conference, which is an evidence of effective cooperation between the Government of Armenia and the World Customs...
18.11.2019Nikol Pashinyan: “Government will make principled, decisive and consistent changes in the field of education and science”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called a consultative meeting to discuss the draft law on higher education and science and the proposed amendments. The Prime Minister stressed that the aforementioned draft law is important and principled: “Why do we have to amend the law? We need it first of all because it seems to be obvious that we are facing serious problems in the system of education. We must admit that our educational system does not guarantee the development of our country,...
16.11.2019PM chairs Defense Ministry Board meeting at Ministry of Defense Headquarters
Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the Defense Ministry Board met today at Ministry of Defense Headquarters. The meeting was attended by Minister of Defense of the Artsakh Republic, Defense Army Commander Lieutenant-General Karen Abrahamyan. The Board summed up the results of the joint action program of the Armed Forces of Armenia and Artsakh for the current year, as well as the measures planned for 2020 and for the medium term.