Ukraine, China ink synthetic gas production plant deal The statement said the plant would provide a market for the production of 10 million tons of coal annually and create over 2,000 jobs.
Parliament votes down mandatory cumulative pension law delay Hundreds took to the streets in Yerevan to protest the decision, having marched from the Ombudsman’s office to the govt. building.
Armenia climbs 64th in Forbes Best Countries for Business list Among post-Soviet states, Estonia was ranked the highest (23rd spot); Lithuania was ranked 25th, Latvia - 35th, Georgia - 50th.
Carlsen beats Anand to become new world chess champion The win means that the Norwegian chess prodigy achieves the record of having the highest new rating of all time.
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu poised to helm "Jungle Book" After a series of serious dramas including "Amores Perros," "Babel" and "21 Grams," Inarritu took a turn toward comedy.