October 26, 2009
Nowadays, companies should develop and implement innovative technologies for efficient activity and competitiveness. Head of Ameria consultancy Gagik Sahakyan commented on Armenian consulting industry and its problems in an interview with PanARMENIAN.Net.
October 5, 2009
Macro-economic situation in Armenia suffers from the consequences of untimely realization of institutional reforms. At the same time, the country's banking system was able to resist external shocks thanks to the regulation and surveillance system in the sphere, ex-Economy Minister, Professor and Doctor of Economy Edward Sandoyan, Pro-Rector of Russian-Armenian (Slavonic University), told a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter.
July 29, 2009
Economic crisis offer new opportunities for a large number of companies. Financial director of STAR supermarket network Gurgen Narimanyan comments to PanARMENIAN.Net how to float.
May 27, 2009
The global economic crisis has struck Armenia's banking system. The income of a large number of banks has decreased by 20%, in addition to March devaluation. Nevertheless, the first quarter of the year is over and there is hope for the better. President of Anelik Bank Aram Mkrtchyan commented to on current problems and plans for future to PanARMENIAN.Net.
May 9, 2009
Under the global financial crisis, the task of searching for financial instruments to boost companies' competitiveness is getting increasingly important. Thus, leasing operations promise benefits. Still, complicated mutual settlement of accounts and legal relations are curbing a demand for leasing services. ACBA Leasing CJSC Deputy CEO Arsen Bazikyan comments on the current situation in an interview with PanARMENIAN.Net.
July 22, 2008
War is in the air in Caucasus. Georgia's President Mikheil Saakashvili threatens to take back Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Ilham Aliyev doesn't want to fall behind either and pledges to resolve the Karabakh conflict by use of force. The situation is complicated and unpredictable. Mikhail Alexandrov, head of the Caucasus department at the Institute of CIS Studies, presents his vision of the region to PanARMENIAN.Net.
February 12, 2008
The phenomenon of transregional projects draws attention of politicians and investors. Geographical location of transit countries, like Armenia, appears as a significant factor. However, the policy led by Turkey and Azerbaijan is targeting at keeping Armenia aside of major energy projects. At that same time, Armenia faces a good outlook for cooperation with Iran and Russia. Habet Madoyan, expert of Mitq analytical center, presents his vision of the problem to PanARMENIAN.Net.
February 17, 2007
The agreement on construction of the Kars-Akhalkalaki-Baku railroad will to all appearance become another stumbling block for Russia which is trying to maintain positions in the South Caucasus. Meanwhile, the blame for this agreement lies on Russia itself in some respects. Formation of political and economic unions that may transform into military ones was launched in the region. Head of the department of international relations at the institute of political and military studies Sergey Markedonov comments to PanARMENIAN.Net on the current situation.
April 28, 2006
Armenia-Georgia relations changed after the independence of both states. There are friendly relations between the neighboring states, however Yerevan and Tbilisi positions over some foreign and domestic political issues not always coincide. What is the state of the current Armenian-Georgian relations? Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Revaz Gachechiladze answers questions of PanARMENIAN.Net.