EU Toivo Klaar welcomes Armenian and Azerbaijani efforts towards 'peaceful future'
EU Toivo Klaar welcomes Armenian and Azerbaijani efforts towards 'peaceful future'
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

Over 40 Armenian and Azerbaijani practitioners met for a roundtable discussion, supported by the European Union (EU). Together with counterparts from the EU, the United Nations and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, they...

Putin: Moscow and Minsk, being pushed to speed up unification processes
Putin: Moscow and Minsk, being pushed to speed up unification processes
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the unprecedented political pressure are pushing Russia and Belarus to accelerate the unification processes. The corresponding appeal to the participants of the IX Forum of Regions of Russia and Belarus is...

Armenia opposition legislator submits resignation from position of parliament standing committee chair
Armenia opposition legislator submits resignation from position of parliament standing committee chair
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

Opposition MP—and former deputy prime minister—Armen Gevorgyan on Friday submitted his resignation from the position of Chairman of the Standing Committee on Regional and Eurasian Integration of the National Assembly (NA) of Armenia....

Erdogan allows sudden start of military operations in Syria
Erdogan allows sudden start of military operations in Syria
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

Turkey is working on a military operation in northern Syria, everything can happen suddenly, said President Tayyip Erdogan. "I have a statement on this subject: we can come suddenly one night. No need to fuss. No need to rush," he said....

 PSG to part with Presnel Kimpembe
PSG to part with Presnel Kimpembe
  • SPORT
  • July 1, 2022

PSG have decided to parth with 26-year-old central defender Presnel Kimpembe, Footmercato reports. This is the decision of Luis Campos, the new sporting director of the Parisian club. PSG expect 50 million euros from Kimpembe's transfer. His...

Armenia opposition to have new MP
Armenia opposition to have new MP
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

Martun Grigoryan, an MP of the seventh convocation of the National Assembly (NA) of Armenia, will assume the parliamentary mandate of Artur Vanetsyan, now former leader of the opposition "With Honor" Faction of the NA. "I don't...

Japan introduces electricity saving mode for first time in 7 years
Japan introduces electricity saving mode for first time in 7 years
  • ECONOMY
  • July 1, 2022

For the first time in seven years, the Japanese government has introduced an electricity saving regime, calling on the population and enterprises to reasonably reduce consumption for the summer, RIA Novosti reports. This is due to calculations that...

Germany economy minister visits Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan
Germany economy minister visits Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

YEREVAN. – A delegation led by Svenja Schulze, the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany, and which has arrived in Armenia on a two-day visit, on Thursday visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan, the...

 PM Pashinyan offers congratulations on Prosecutor’s Office Employee Day
PM Pashinyan offers congratulations on Prosecutor’s Office Employee Day
  • SOCIETY
  • July 1, 2022

YEREVAN, JULY 1, ARMENPRESS. Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan visited today the Office of the Prosecutor General for the special session dedicated to the 104th anniversary of the establishment of the Office and the Day of the...

Armenia opposition MP: Parliamentary opposition will resign from other administrative positions
Armenia opposition MP: Parliamentary opposition will resign from other administrative positions
  • POLITICS
  • July 1, 2022

The opposition in the parliament will give up its other administrative—committee chair, vice chair—positions. Opposition MP Ishkhan Saghatelyan told RFE/RL Armenian Service about this Friday, noting: "We present all to them [i.e.,...

Converse bank will cover the insurance costs within the framework of program lending
Converse bank will cover the insurance costs within the framework of program lending
  • PR
  • July 1, 2022

ArmInfo.From now on the borrowers of Converse bank will be able to enjoy not only competitive interest rates, but they will also have the opportunity to get new real estate and accidental damage insurances. We have achieved that thanks to our...

 President Khachaturyan nominates Hovakim Hovakimyan for judge of Constitutional Court
President Khachaturyan nominates Hovakim Hovakimyan for judge of Constitutional Court
  • OFFICIAL
  • July 1, 2022

YEREVAN, JULY 1, ARMENPRESS. President of Armenia Vahagn Khachaturyan nominated Hovakim Hovakimyan for the position of judge of the Constitutional Court, the Presidential Office said. The judge of the Constitutional Court will be elected by the...