Income inequality hampers economic growth: OECD

Income inequality hampers economic growth: OECD

December 9, 2014 - 15:54 AMT  11:54 GMT
In the 34 countries that are members of the OECD, the gap between rich and poor is at the highest level in 30 years, the group said.
Turkey arrests former MP over death threats against Erdoğan

Turkey arrests former MP over death threats against Erdoğan

December 9, 2014 - 15:43 AMT  11:43 GMT
After his arrival from London, İşbaşaran was detained by police officers, who were informed on the whereabouts of the former MP.
Armenian calligrapher’s work to be presented at NY exhibit

Armenian calligrapher’s work to be presented at NY exhibit

December 9, 2014 - 15:23 AMT  11:23 GMT
“Animating the Word: The Legacy of Iran’s Minority Calligraphic Traditions” will open on Dec 10 and run until Dec 30.
EIB to lend $61.4mln to Armenia to support SMEs

EIB to lend $61.4mln to Armenia to support SMEs

December 9, 2014 - 15:12 AMT  11:12 GMT
The vice president of the EIB, Wilhelm Molterer, said this is the first loan of this type to be given to the Armenian banking system.
Armenian dram, rouble downfall continue

Armenian dram, rouble downfall continue

December 9, 2014 - 15:08 AMT  11:08 GMT
Problems in Russian economy and slump of a Rouble rate resulted in a drop of the amount of money transfers to Armenia to $1,240 billion.
Article: reconciliation hard if crime not just buried, but purged

Article: reconciliation hard if crime not just buried, but purged

December 9, 2014 - 14:54 AMT  10:54 GMT
Meline Toumani gaped at a timeline of 3,000 years of human settlement ... with no mention of Armenians whatsoever.
Amazon’s new feature to let customers bid below item’s initial price

Amazon’s new feature to let customers bid below item’s initial price

December 9, 2014 - 14:33 AMT  10:33 GMT
The company is becoming more reliant on third-party sales, which some analysts estimate represent more than 40% of unit sales.
Lana Del Rey begins work on new album

Lana Del Rey begins work on new album

December 9, 2014 - 13:38 AMT  09:38 GMT
Lana Del Rey released her second album, Ultraviolence, in June, and recently revealed that she's being joined by Courtney Love on her US tour.
Kodaline rock band announce 2nd album “Coming Up For Air”

Kodaline rock band announce 2nd album “Coming Up For Air”

December 9, 2014 - 13:36 AMT  09:36 GMT
Kodaline recently premiered their brand new single 'Honest', to be released on February 1 as the first cut lifted from Coming Up For Air.
Billy Idol, Jessie Ware added to UK’s Isle Of Wight Fest lineup

Billy Idol, Jessie Ware added to UK’s Isle Of Wight Fest lineup

December 9, 2014 - 13:27 AMT  09:27 GMT
The Isle Of Wight Festival 2015 will take place on June 11-14 at Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight.