05.06.2019Statement by PM Nikol Pashinyan, delivered during 2018 State Budget Performance Report discussion at the joint sitting of NA Standing Committees
Esteemed Vice Speakers of the National Assembly, Dear Mrs. Tandilyan, Honorable National Assembly Standing Committee Chairpersons, Dear Members of Parliament, government members, journalists: The peculiarity of the previous year was that our government did not have anything to do with the report as we discussed the 2017 budget execution. The peculiarity of this year is that our government has an incomplete participation, since we assumed office in May, 2018. In fact, I have had...
04.06.2019Prime Minister: “The Government of Armenia and Corporación América go hand in hand, and this process should ultimately be crowned with the victory of economic revolution”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended the summit of the leadership of Corporación América Airports in Yerevan. 120 airport managers and executive staff from Armenia, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador, Italy, Peru and Uruguay are participating in the event, presided at by Martin Eurnekian, Chair of the Airports Council International (ACI) World Governing Board and Corporación América Airports Chief Executive Officer. Welcoming the idea of holding the Summit in...
01.06.2019RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, RF President Vladimir Putin hold phone conversation
On June 1, RF President Vladimir Putin called Nikol Pashinyan over the phone and congratulated the Armenian Prime Minister on his birthday anniversary. During the telephone conversation, the interlocutors discussed the future plans for cooperation in bilateral and multilateral formats.
31.05.2019PM suggests that the Council of Europe should be involved in the process of judiciary reforms instead of providing assistance
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had working lunch with members of the high-level mission of the Council of Europe, headed by Christos Giakoumopoulos, Director General of Human Rights and Rule of Law at the CoE. The delegation’s visit follows up the agreement reached over phone on May 22 between Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland regarding CoE’s assistance with the ongoing judicial and legal reforms in...
30.05.2019PM receives Bouches-du-Rhône Department Council President-headed delegation
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received the delegation of Bouches-du-Rhône Department of France, headed by Department Council President Mrs. Martine Vassal. Deputy Mayor of Marseille Didier Parakian and National Assembly Member Bernard Deflesselles were in attendance. Strong with 119 cities, Bouches-du-Rhône is one of the largest departments in France. Greeting the guests, the Prime Minister noted that Armenia highly values the ongoing cooperation with Bouches-du-Rhône,...
30.05.2019“Economic situation in Armenia is positive and instills optimism” - Nikol Pashinyan Refers to Economic Indicators at Cabinet Meeting
A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Prior to the discussion of the agenda issues, the Prime Minister touched upon economic indicators. “On May 27, the National Statistical Service published the macroeconomic indicators for April, and it should be noted that according to the data of the first four months, the economic situation in Armenia is characterized by positive and optimistic dynamics. According to published data, we had 9.2% economic...