Armenia and world:

Azerbaijan continues provocations in the contact line with the connivance of international community

OSCE and the OSCE Minsk Group confine themselves to statements on “inadmissibility of tension on the contact line” but, as a result, Azerbaijani units are increasingly attacking the positions of the NKR Defense Army.

May 3, 2011
The Azeri side once again violated the ceasefire, thereby declaring that no statements of mediators or those involved in the Karabakh conflict are taken into account. For that reason, the snipers kill Armenian soldiers, and Ilham Aliyev threatens and blackmails the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and, of course, the international community.

Vic Darchinyan wins IBO bantamweight world title back

The Armenian fighter dedicated this bout and victory to the memory of the innocent victims of the Armenian Genocide.

April 30, 2011
Vic Darchinyan wins IBO bantamweight world title back
Vic “Raging Bull” Darchinyan (36-3-1, 27 KOs) wasted little time in devouring Colombia’s Yonnhy Perez with a barrage of punches before the fight was stopped due to an accidental clash of heads. Darchinyan captured the vacant IBO bantamweight world title on the score cards on April 23.

Armenian banks need 2 years to restore pre-crisis revenues

According to chairman of the Union of Banks of Armenia, the interests rates in Armenia are lowering and the tendency will be preserved in the future.

April 30, 2011
To better familiarize himself with the problems of the banking sector, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan held a working meeting that brought together heads of 21 commercial banks operating in the Republic of Armenia.

Last warning from Levon Ter-Petrossian

The leader of the Armenian National Congress faces a serious dilemma: either to escalate the conflict with the authorities or get satisfied with fulfillment of some of his demands.

April 26, 2011
The recent rallies of the Armenian National Congress (ANC) aroused a large number of questions. Abrupt change of the ANC strategy and its leader’s statements about the necessity of a dialogue with the authorities caused hot debates among politicians, experts and ordinary people, the main question being whether Levon Ter-Petrossian clinched a deal with the authorities or his conduct is just a tactical move.
IT & Telecom:

Employers and job seekers: how to find each other

Arpine Grigoryan։ each job seeker should understand why to apply for this “x” job in this “x” company but not for “y” job in “y” company.

April 26, 2011
The number of Armenian websites which post job announcements is growing each year. But are they flexible and useful for both employer and employee? PanARMENIAN.Net reporter tried to find the answer to this question.

Nowruz: Armenian youth more tolerant on Iranians inflow than older people

Both generations speak out against settlement of Iranians in Armenia.

March 21, 2011
On March 21-28 the tourist inflow in Armenia will reach a record high, with over 20.000 Iranian tourists to arrive in Armenia for Nowruz (Muslim New Year) celebrations.

Almost all museums in Yerevan lack funds and attention

Local residents almost ceased going to museums, with exception for schoolchildren and students.

March 3, 2011
Almost all museums in Yerevan lack funds and attention
There are over 30 museums in Yerevan, most of them being under guardianship of the Armenian Ministry of Culture and National Academy of Sciences and almost all of them lacking funds and attention. Low salaries force employees quit.