12.02.2020PM Pashinyan meets with Armenia-accredited OSCE ambassadors
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today hosted Armenia-accredited OSCE countries’ ambassadors in the Office of Government. The Prime Minister addressed in detail the situation around the Constitutional Court, the scheduled referendum on Constitutional amendments and the circumstances that led to the decision to hold a referendum. The Premier dwelt on his government’s comprehensive reform agenda, the ongoing democratic transformations and the government’s...
11.02.2020PM Pashinyan, King Abdullah II discuss development of Armenian-Jordanian economic relations
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan hosted His Majesty King Abdullah II of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, who has arrived in Armenia on official visit. Welcoming the King of Jordan, the Prime Minister said: “Excellency, I am honored to see you in our country. This is a historic visit; this is your first ever visit to Armenia, and as we agreed, not the last one. We hope to see you in our country many times ahead. We highly value the relations with Jordan because we see the Middle...
10.02.2020RA Prime Minister, Black Sea Trade and Development Bank President discuss cooperation development prospects
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received a delegation led by President of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) Dmitry Pankin. Noting that Armenia’s economy boasts good growth dynamics, the Prime Minister said the Armenian government is keen to expand cooperation with the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank in a bid to support the private sector. Nikol Pashinyan stressed that there is huge cooperation potential in the fields of energy, tourism, agriculture and information...
09.02.2020PM attends recital by Vahagn Hayrapetyan
Accompanied by his spouse Anna Hakobyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended a recital by a jazzman, pianist, composer Vahagn Hayrapetyan at the concert hall after Aram Khachaturian. The concert featured works by Armenian and foreign composers in jazz interpretation arranged on the part of Vahagn Hayrapetyan.
07.02.2020PM Pashinyan, EAEC Board Chairman discuss development of cooperation within the EAEU
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Eurasian Economic Commission (EAEC) Board Chairman Mikhail Myasnikovich. Congratulating Mikhail Myasnikovich on assuming the new position, the Prime Minister wished him every success in his future activities. Nikol Pashinyan voiced hope that Mr. Myasnikovich would give new impetus to EAEC efforts aimed at promoting cooperation and expanding trade and economic relations between the EAEU-member nations. Mikhail Myasnikovich thanked the Armenian...
06.02.2020“We will eradicate corruption, and let no one question our determination” -PM refers to high-profile corruption disclosures
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Prior to discussing the agenda issues, the Premier touched on yesterday’s arrest of Urban Development Committee Chairman Vahagn Vermishyan. “Yesterday Urban Development Committee Chairman Vahagn Vermichian was arrested on corruption charges. I mean, it is at the same time sad, offensive, but joyous event on the one hand. It is sad because a public official can reach out for a dirty business under the...