In 2017 on November 7th, a souvenir sheet with five stamps dedicated to the theme “World famous Armenians. 200th anniversary of Hovhannes Aivazovsky” has been cancelled and put into circulation by “HayPost” CJSC in the premises of Yerevan History Museum within the frameworks of the philatelic exhibition dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Hovhannes Aivazovsky.
Zareh Sinanyan is talking about post presidential elections situation in the United States, Neoconservative ideology, neocons and their agenda that is dangerous not only for the american people but also for the rest of the world. Mr. Sinanyan agrees that Hilary Clinton was one of the Neocons. Զարեհ Սինանյանը խոսում է ԱՄՆ-ում նախագահական ընտրություններից հետո
The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists leaked offshore activities of companies and current or former leaders of countries on November 5. The Paradise Papers leaks contains around 13.4 million documents revealing the financial dealings of around 120 politicians, including the prime minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, members of the Trump administration, Queen Elizabeth, Armenpress informed.
On the 26th of October 2017 Armenian Environmental Front civil initiative sent a letter to EBRD, as well as to its office in Armenia regarding EBRD’s financing of Lydian International and its gold mining project in Armenia which raises a lot of concerns among the civil society and environmental groups in Armenia. We are expecting
At least 26 were killed when a gunman opened fire inside a small church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, Gov. Greg Abbott said at a press conference, CNN informed.About 20 others were wounded, said Freeman Martin, a regional director with the Texas Department of Public Safety, with victims ranging in age from 5 to 72 years
Interview with Vahan Badasyan, veteran of Artsakh war, Knight of Combat Cross Mr. Badasyan, what are your thoughts on the draft amendments to the defense legislation? The provision eliminating deferment of mandatory military service has caused a heated debate. What will these amendments bring? I think these changes are positive. Of course, there are objective
Bedros Hajian is talking about Monsanto, a multinational corporation that is about to enter into Armenia. He thinks Armenian officials and the people shouldn’t allow this happen because Monsanto’s goal is against Armenian genealogy. Հասարակական-քաղաքական ակտվիստ Պետրոս Հաճյանը կարծում է որ Հայաստանի ժողովուրդն ու իշխանությունները պետք է ընդվզեն ամերիկյան Մոնսանտո ընկերության երկիր ներթափանցման դեմ, քանի
Serj Tankian has called Armenia to stay free from Monsanto, an American corporation. He made a Facebook post following a business meeting on agriculture the U.S. Embassy organized with the Armenian ministry of agriculture and HSBC on November 1. The purpose was to present the experience of Valmont and Monsanto, their products and technology to
Ruzanna Khachatryan, the wife of the ex-minister of defense Seiran Ohanyan, has recently made a post on Facebook which has caused a storm on the web. Her post was about an official who had been exempted from mandatory military service. Ruzanna Khachatryan wrote that she witnessed the story, whereas this official who was exempted from
he HALO Trust, the world’s largest mine clearance non-profit, aims to raise $49,000 through crowdfunding, which will be matched by an anonymous donor, to clear an 8.6-acre minefield in Harar village, Lachin region, and ensure the safety of the Khachatryan family and 200 others who live nearby. The anti-personnel mines surrounding their home were laid by
Արմեն Բարսեղյանը խոսում է ԱՄՆ հայկական համայնքի խնդիրների մասին եւ առաջարկում թե ինչ պետք է անել ԱՄՆ քաղաքականության մեջ ավելի մեծ ազդեցություն ձեռք բերելու համար։ LA Armenian activist Armen Barsegyan is talking about the political situation in the US after the presidential elections and the problems of Armenian diaspora in California.
On November 2, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan held a press conference to present the government’s work and answer the questions of journalists. Karen Karapetyan appointed the press conference a few days ago when he had just returned from Iran. At one of the events, he said he had come back from Iran with interesting discussions
The Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with the OSCE Secretary General Thomas Greminger on November 3 in Moscow for negotiations, the press service of the Russian MFA informed, Armenpress reports. “A detailed discussion of the current OSCE agenda, the activities of its institutions and missions, as well as the preparations for the OSCE
During the meeting of government Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan commented on the World Bank’s Doing Business 2017 report. It shows that during the assessment period we regressed by 9 points. According to the prime minister, although DTF is up by 0.59 point, given the tough competition of countries, it was not enough to rank higher
Ahead of his announced November 15 visit to Moscow Serzh Sargsyan held an interview with RIA Novosti focusing on economic issues. Serzh Sargsyan presents the pink prospects open up in the Armenian-Russian and Eurasian economic cooperation in different sectors, ranging from agriculture to technology. Interestingly, Sargsyan spoke about such prospects on 3 September 2013 in