Breaking News from Armenia

from Bing and Google News

Armenia , Thursday 17 January 2019

News Armenia: Armenia’s customs officers thwart drug smuggling attempt by Iranian citizens

News source: https://www.panorama.am/en/news/2019/01/17/Armenia-drug-smuggling-attempt/2059901
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

Armenia’s State Revenue Committee (CEC) has foiled an attempt to smuggle drugs into Canada by Iranian citizens. Customs officers of the committee searched two parcels loaded with clothing with a total ...

News Armenia: Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to “prepare populations for peace”

News source: https://eurasianet.org/armenia-and-azerbaijan-agree-to-prepare-populations-for-peace
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

The foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan have met and agreed on the need to prepare their populations for peace and to discuss possibilities to cooperate economically. The optimistic statements ...

News Armenia: HRW: Human rights challenges for Armenia's new leadership

News source: http://www.panarmenian.net/eng/news/264400/HRW_Human_rights_challenges_for_Armenias_new_leadership
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia’s new government has inherited a country plagued with corruption and myriad human rights problems, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2019. As the new leadersh...

News Armenia: Armenia’s SRC denies media speculation linking inspection of Gazprom-Armenia with rise in price of natural gas

News source: http://arka.am/en/news/business/armenia_s_src_denies_media_speculation_linking_inspection_of_gazprom_armenia_with_rise_in_price_of_n/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

YEREVAN, January 16. /ARKA/. The chairman of Armenia’s State Revenue Committee (SRC) David Ananyan denied today media speculation which claim that SRC’s inspection of Gazprom-Armenia national gas dist...

News Armenia: VTB Bank (Armenia) announces special SWIFT transfer offer designed for SME

News source: http://arka.am/en/news/business/vtb_bank_armenia_announces_special_swift_money_transfer_offer_designed_for_sme_/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

YEREVAN, January 16. / ARKA /. VTB Bank (Armenia) has announced a special offer today designed for new customers from small and medium-sized businesses that are interested in international money trans...

News Armenia: Armenia, Azerbaijan FMs’ meeting kicks off in Paris

News source: https://artsakhpress.am/eng/news/99578/armenia-azerbaijan-fms’-meeting-kicks-off-in-paris.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

The meeting between Armenian acting Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov kicked off in Paris on Wednesday, said the spokesperson for the Armenian MFA ...

News Armenia: FM Mnatsakanyan reiterates Armenia’s principled position on Karabakh conflict settlement

News source: https://www.panorama.am/en/news/2019/01/16/FM-Mnatsakanyan/2059757
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

Armenian acting FM Zohrab Mnatsakanyan held meeting on Wednesday with the co-chairs Igor Popov, Stephane Visconti, and Andrew Schofer of the OSCE Minsk Group in Paris. The Personal Representative of t...

News Armenia: Armenia's Pashinyan appointed PM after 'velvet revolution'

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/armenias-pashinyan-appointed-pm-velvet-revolution-111031718.html
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Armenia's president appointed former protest leader Nikol Pashinyan as Prime Minister on Monday as the Caucasus country's parliament met for the first time since an election last month. Pashinyan won ...

News Armenia: Security in sustainability? Armenia's green light

News source: https://www.reuters.com/video/2019/01/16/security-in-sustainability-armenias-gree?videoId=504256602
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

Armenia is a country in flux after 2018 saw mass protests that eventually led to a change in government, but the Southern Caucasus nation could also be facing a changing energy situation. A potential ...

News Armenia: Armenia is China’s traditional partner - Premier of PRC State Council congratulates Nikol Pashinyan

News source: https://armenpress.am/eng/news/961010.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

YEREVAN, JANUARY 16, ARMENPRESS. Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China Li Keqiang has sent a congratulatory message to Nikol Pashinyan on being appointed Prime Minister of Arm...

News Armenia: Armenia’s Ambassador to U.S. Presents Credential to Trump

News source: http://asbarez.com/177176/armenias-ambassador-to-u-s-presents-credential-to-trump/
Publicated on: Wednesday 16 January 2019

WASHINGTON—Varuzhen Nersesyan, Armenia’s Ambassador to the United States, presented his diplomatic credentials to President Donald Trump on Friday during a ceremony at the White House.

News Armenia: "Armenia: Land of Legend" photo book released in Indonesia

News source: http://www.armradio.am/en/4674
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

The Armenian Embassy in Jakarta, in collaboration with the Antara News Agency, has presented the photo book titled "Armenia: Land of Legend" on Tuesday, Jan. 15, to introduce Armenia to the Indonesian ...