Armenia parliament OKs raising minimum wage by 24% in 1st reading

Armenia parliament OKs raising minimum wage by 24% in 1st reading

October 3, 2019 - 12:58 AMT  08:58 GMT
45,000 people working in the private sector and 35,000 others employed in the public sector will benefit from the change.
CSUN Armenian Studies receives $2.1 million anonymous donation

CSUN Armenian Studies receives $2.1 million anonymous donation

October 3, 2019 - 12:17 AMT  08:17 GMT
The gift establishes an endowed directorship in Armenian Studies in the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures.
Congressman Pallone defends Artsakh de-mining

Congressman Pallone defends Artsakh de-mining

October 3, 2019 - 12:01 AMT  08:01 GMT
Congressional Armenian Caucus founding Co-Chair Frank Pallone (D-NJ) visited with The HALO Trust in Artsakհ.
Aurora receives Pope Francis' blessing in Vatican

Aurora receives Pope Francis' blessing in Vatican

October 3, 2019 - 11:50 AMT  07:50 GMT
The visit was part of a wider trip from the group to Rome, during which a series of meetings was held.
Iran allows women to pass citizenship to children

Iran allows women to pass citizenship to children

October 3, 2019 - 11:41 AMT  07:41 GMT
Տհե legal amendment allows Iranian women married to foreigners to pass on their nationality to their offspring.
Russia denies testing S-500 system in Syria

Russia denies testing S-500 system in Syria

October 3, 2019 - 11:04 AMT  07:04 GMT
The Russian military has denied testing their S-500 air defense system in Syria, despite early reports.