Not much progress in rapprochement with Ankara – Yerevan
Armenia has been constructive since the beginning of the process of normalization, Ruben Rubinyan says.
Government raising minimum wage, pensions from Jan 1
The government is planning to raise the minimum wage from the current 68,000 to AMD 75,000 beginning from January 1.
Armenia simplifying visa procedures for dozens of countries
Citizens of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria and Vietnam will no longer need an invitation to obtain visas.
Armenia says has 1.5 years to tackle problems of displaced Karabakh residents
Grigoryan said Thursday, June 30 that the authorities have 1.5 years to tackle the problems displaced civilians.
IDBank offers preferential credit line to fresh Mastercard holders
When using the credit line, both in cash and non-cash, the Bank will repay half of the interest paid by you during the campaign.
ARARAT Museum hosts presentation of Sati Spivakova’s latest book
ARARAT Museum hosted the presentation of the book “Irakan Dasakan” by famous actress and TV host Sati Spivakova.
Armenia moving closer to green hydrogen production
COAF and HyGreenCo signed a deal on the construction of the first industrial exhibit of a green hydrogen production network.
Putin, Aliyev discuss Karabakh, regional security
Presidents of Azerbaijan and Russia Ilham Aliyev and Vladimir Putin met on the sidelines of the Caspian Summit in Ashgabat.
‌Covid: Situation stable despite steep rise in cases – health official
The situation with the coronavirus in Armenia is stable, despite a significant increase in the number of cases, says Romela Abovyan.
Armenian wrestler Suren Aghajanyan crowned European champion
Ashot Khachatryan, meanwhile, won silver earlier, while Vigen Nazaryan and Albert Vardanyan took bronze․
Canada to open embassy in Armenia
Canada will be opening a new embassy in Armenia, Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly announced on June 29.
U.S. appoints new OSCE Minsk Group co-chair
The United States has appointed a new co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group for the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
Bust of Djivan Gasparyan to be opened in Yerevan
The bust of duduk player Djivan Gasparyan, who passed away in the summer of 2021, will be opened at Komitas Pantheon.
Kerobyan sees dangers in Armenian dram's revaluation
Minister of Economy Vahan Kerobyan has weighed in on the consequences of the revaluation of the dram on Armenia's economy.
Families of captured reservists protest in front of Russian embassy
Relatives of the Armenian reservists captured in Karabakh have held a protest in front of the Russian embassy in Yerevan.
‌53 people civilians still missing after Second Karabakh War
53 people, including 33 servicemen and 20 civilians, are still missing one a half years after the end of the 44-day war.
Yerevan, Lyon sign Memorandum of Understanding
Relations between the cities of Yerevan and Lyon will enter a new stage after a Memorandum of Understanding was signed.
Armenia's first Museum of Illusions to open in Gyumri
Armenia's first Museum of Illusions will open in the northern town of Gyumri on July 6, the Museum said on June 29.
Armenia denies ceasefire accusations from Baku
The Armenian Defense Ministry has denied reports from Baku alleging that Armenian forces violated the ceasefire.
Yerevan and Baku's positions coming closer, says Armenia
The working group has been able to bring the positions of Yerevan and Baku closer on many issues, Mher Grigoryan has said.
Roaming rates within Karabakh Telecom to be reactivated
At the same time, Ucom subscribers will benefit from mobile internet at the unchanged rate of 15 AMD/MB.
Armenia: Ruling party to sack opposition's deputy parliament speaker
The ruling party has made a decision to remove Ishkhan Saghatelyan from from the post of Deputy Speaker of the parliament.
Azerbaijan's artillery units conducting live-fire exercises
The Rocket and Artillery Units of the Azerbaijani Army are conducting the live-fire tactical exercises, Defense Ministry has said.
‌2022 Aurora Prize Ceremony to take place in Venice in October
The 2022 Aurora Prize Ceremony and special events will be organized in Venice, Italy, on October 14–16.
Russia planning to establish technopark in Armenia
Russia is planning to establish a joint technopark in the near future, the Vice Speaker of the Russian State Duma has said.
Azerbaijan canceled meeting with Armenia, Pashinyan says
Pashinyan told an online press conference on June 27 that the meeting was supposed to be held in Brussels.
4th Armenia-Turkey meeting on rapprochement set for July 1
The next meeting of the Special Representatives of Armenia and Turkey will take place on July 1 in Vienna, Yerevan says.
Moscow rejected Washington's invitation to discuss Karabakh – DoS
The Russian Co-Chair has reportedly rejected the invitation of his American counterpart to discuss peace in Karabakh.
Syria's Ambassador to Armenia meets Catholicos Karekin II
Karekin II, the Catholicos of All Armenians, met with the newly appointed Ambassador of Syria to Armenia Dr. Nora Arisian.
Armenia stresses "key role" of OSCE Minsk Group in Karabakh peace
Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan met with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias on Monday, June 27.
Pashinyan says corridor connecting Armenia to Karabakh will be changed
Nikol Pashinyan has revealed that there is a "preliminary understanding" that Lachin corridor will be changed.
Armenia: Services grew by 25% in 2022 through May
Economic Activity Index in Armenia registered 10.2% year-on-year growth in 2022 through May, the Ministry of Economy reports.
ICRC reps visit Armenian captives in Azerbaijan
The representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross have visited the Armenian captives being held in Baku.
Karabakh Foreign Minister concludes Russia visit
Nagorno-Karabakh Foreign Minister David Babayan was on a working visit to the Russian Federation on June 21-27.
Azerbaijan turning army into "small-scale model of Turkish Forces"
Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov announced an increase in the number of soldiers serving in Azerbaijan's Armed Forces.
Mirzoyan meets Mitsotakis in Greece
According to a statement from the Foreign Ministry, has Mirzoyan met with his Greek counterpart Kyriakos Mitsotakis.
‌Azerbaijan opens another military unit in Karvachar
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of the military unit, built for the so-called "commando" unit.
Aliyev says Azerbaijan purchasing "the most modern weapons"
Baku signed new contracts for the purchase of "the most modern weapons," Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has said.
Armenia carries on with vaccination program
More than 2.213 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine have been administered in Armenia since over a year ago.
Yerevan Mayor travels to France for 10-day official trip
The members of the Yerevan delegation will also visit a number of urban economic management facilities.
G7 aims to raise $600B to counter China's Belt and Road
Group of Seven leaders on June 26 pledged to raise $600 billion in private and public funds over five years.
Magnitude 3.7 quake hits Armenia-Georgia border area
A 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck the border area between Armenia and Georgia on Monday, June 27 morning.
Russia defaults on foreign debt for first time in a century
Russia says the money’s left its account, and banks refusing to touch its money is not its problem.
Civil Contract announces nominees for local elections
The Civil Contract party has announced who will lead the party's proportional lists in the upcoming local elections in Armenia.
Pashinyan participates in Hayastan Fund meeting in Yerevan
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan took part in the 31st sitting of the Board of Trustees of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund.
Armenia, Karabakh seek to harmonize peace efforts
Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) State Minister Artak Beglaryan have met in Yerevan.
Armenia's U.S. envoy holds brief meeting with Biden
Armenia's Ambassador to the United States Lilit Makunts had a brief meeting with the U.S. President Joe Biden on June 13.
‌Armenia participates in meeting of CIS Council of Defense Ministers
Armenia's defense chief Suren Papikyan has participated in the meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the CIS member states.
‌Lavrov: OSCE Minsk Group no longer active on U.S., France initiative
The OSCE Minsk Group has ceased to work on the initiative of the American and French sides, the Russian Foreign Minister has said.
Azerbaijan spreading disinformation again, says Armenia
The Armenian Defense Ministry has denied reports from Baku alleging that Armenian forces violated the ceasefire.