Gazprom to buy $38,3 million shares by Armenian subsidiary Russian Gazprom’s Board of Directors agreed to acquire additional issuance of shares by Gazprom Armenia, worth 2.5 billion rubles.Fitch rates Armenia's Yerevan "B+", says outlook Stable It reflects Yerevan's status as the capital, satisfactory budgetary performance, supported by steady transfers from the central government.Armenia mulls producing wine, gin and champagne from honey Dwelling upon priority issues, the beekeepers singled out the necessity to diversify bee products in Armenia.Armenia, Iran eye cooperation in field of nanotechnologies At the meeting, also attended by Seyed Kazzem Sajjadi, Sarkar briefed Martirosyan on the Islamic Republic's achievements in this area.Central Bank lowers Armenia's 2016 economic growth outlook According to the regulator’s forecast, construction is believed to face 1.8-2.6% decline and agriculture 0.7-0.1% decline.Armenia seeks to attract China firms, offers third-country access Armenia can become in important platform for Chinese businesses, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan told China's ambassador to Armenia Tian Erlong.PSRC cuts natural gas prices for Armenia consumers For ordinary subscribers, who consume up to 10,000 cub.m. of gas per month, the PSRC set the tariff at AMD139 (approx. $0,29) per cub.m.Armenia cuts tax burden by 1.5% to rank 14th globally - report Similar to last year, Georgia remained the only post-Soviet country with a lighter tax burden - 16.4% total tax rate and 13th spot.Armenia PM: Govt. proposes most rapid economic change possible He’s seeking to develop clear long-term plans over the next six months so that “from 2018 we’ll have sustainable year-on-year growth."Armenia exports grow by 19.8% in 10 months Armenia's exports ammounted to over $1,45 billion in January-October 2016, up by a total of 19.8% against the same period last year.