Armenia and world:
It’s always easy to apologize, having an army of 700.000 behind you, which, however, is incompetent to cope with the Kurdish rebels.
November 25, 2011
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan never ceases to amaze the world and his own people. Struggling to fortify his own position, he the other day apologized to the Kurds of Dersim for the massacre in 1938, the apology being made on behalf of the government. No doubt, Prime Minister has the right to make such statements and ask for forgiveness for the slaughter of innocent people, but in this case Erdogan’s statement is just another PR-move aiming to discredit the Republican People’s Party (CHP), whose founder was Kemal Ataturk.
Samvel Chazmachyan is sure that the level of liquidity of the Armenian banking system will allow it firmly resist the recession.
November 12, 2011
Russian economic Nikolai Kondratiev, known for his analysis and theory of business cycles, predicted the global financial crisis back in 1920s. The current situation, according to Kondratiev, is the “winter of economy”, which can last for some 20 years.
Vardan Minasyan achieved one of the most important goals – he formed a squad, who show a real team play in the ground.
September 10, 2011
For the first time in its history, the Armenian national team has a real chance to fight through to the final stage of the European Championship.
This year, authorities decided to respect the ordinary people's right to spend their weekends on the shore of “Armenian sea” - Lake Sevan.
June 16, 2011
Primarily, it was planned to open the beach season on June 15-16, regardless of the weather. However, it turned out that the season will open by July 1. Closure date is not known yet. Meanwhile, meteorologists promise habitual hot summer in Armenia, within the norms.
It’s not ruled out that early presidential election will be held simultaneously with the regular parliamentary election.
June 6, 2011
The opposition Armenian National Congress (ANC) openly announced the start of political dialogue with the authorities during the May 31 rally in Liberty Square. The ANC has already formed the delegation to negotiate with the country’s leadership, mentioning snap elections and the main issue on the agenda. The authorities, on the contrary, insist that they are planning to discuss social and economic problems but by no means any possibility of extraordinary elections.
IT & Telecom:
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.
Local residents almost ceased going to museums, with exception for schoolchildren and students.
March 3, 2011
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.