News Sasna Dzrer's Pavel Manukyan Pays Bail; Released from Detention
17:09 | October 10, 2018
Sasna Dzrer member Pavel Manukyan has been released from trial detention after paying AMD 1
million ($2,060) bail.
News Alaverdi Plant Workers Demonstrate; Want to Invalidate Negative Results of Recent Environmental
14:28 | October 10, 2018
Afraid of losing their jobs, employees of the Alaverdi Copper-Molybdenum Plant took to the streets in
this small industrial town some160 kilometers north of Yerevan today demanding that the negative
findings of a recent environmental study be thrown out.
News Armenia: Three New Provincial Governors Appointed
11:56 | October 10, 2018
The Armenian government today appointed the new provincial governors of Lori, Gegharkunik and
News Armenia Allocates AMD 25 Million for HIV Anti-Retroviral Drugs
11:26 | October 10, 2018
The Armenian government today allocated AMD 25 million ($51,500) to obtain anti-retroviral drugs to
treat HIV patients.
News Sasna Dzrer Member Arayik Khandoyan Dies; Heart Attack the Apparent Cause
01:34 | October 10, 2018
Artsakh war veteran Arayik Khandoyan, a member of the Sasna Dzrer group that seized a Yerevan
police building in 2016, died today after apparently suffering a heart attack.
News United States Announces Assistance Increase for Armenia
20:52 | October 9, 2018
Assistance will also support energy market liberalization reforms and promote cross-border trade and
News Republican Party of Armenia Says It Doesn't Intend to Nominate Candidate for Prime Minister
19:19 | October 9, 2018
The Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) has released a statement today saying that while it does not
oppose holding snap parliamentary elections, in theory, the best time to do so would be in May or June
of next year, and not this December as proposed by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
Interviews Transitional Justice in Armenia: International Expert Dr. Nadia Bernaz Discusses the Process and
18:19 | October 9, 2018
Dr.Bernaz focuses on the interplay between the business sector and human rights, investigating the
impact of corporations on human rights, corruption and white-collar crimes.
News Education Minister Attends Launch of Mobile Kindergarten in Drakhtik
17:52 | October 9, 2018
Harutyunyan told the assembled crowd that it’s been proven that children attending pre-school do better
when they enter first grade and that the current Armenian government is paying close attention to
improving pre-school programs and will be working with its European Union partners on the matter.
News Martun Grigoryan Replaces Tsolakyan as MP
16:47 | October 9, 2018
Armenia’s Central Electoral Commission today designated Republican Party of Armenia (HHK)
member Martun Grigoryan to replace Feliks Tsolakyan as MP representing the 11th electoral district.
News Several Republic Party of Armenia MPs Break Ranks and Call for December Parliamentary Elections
13:44 | October 9, 2018
The Armenian Times (Haykakan Zhamanak) website issued a news brief today stating that 16 Armenian
MPs, mostly members of the Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) have signed a petition calling for
parliamentary elections in December.
News China Detains Interpol Head Over Bribery Allegations
20:01 | October 8, 2018
Two weeks after Meng Hongwei, the president of Interpol, went missing after sending his wife a
mysterious knife emoji, Chinese authorities announced that he was being detained and investigated over
Articles Yeghegnout’s Water Worries; Adding Chlorine by "Eye" Measurement
18:28 | October 8, 2018
There’s a big tank nestled in a hole in the ground behind the kindergarten in the Armavir
community of Yeghegnout.
News Criminal Case Launched Into Construction of House Belonging to Former Syunik Governor
17:32 | October 8, 2018
The PGO investigated the matter on the basis of an August 24 Hetq article stating that while Surik
Khachatryan has been building a three-story house, on 2,000 square meters of land owned by him in
Yerevan, for more than 10 years, he got a construction license only recently, on June 8, 2018.
News Pashinyan Presents 3 New Ministers
13:14 | October 8, 2018
Armenian Prime Minister today presented, before the cameras of the press, three new cabinet ministers.
News Ministerial Conference of International Organization of La Francophonie Starts in Yerevan: One Minute
of Silence for Aznavour
12:43 | October 8, 2018
Today, on the second day of the 17th Summit of the International Organization of La Francophonie, held
in Yerevan, the Ministerial Conference started its work, presided by Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab
News Former Armenian MP Commits Suicide, Police Say
12:50 | October 7, 2018
The body, with a gunshot wound to the head, was found today in a stone manufacturing plant in the
Davtashen district A pistol was found nearby.
News Former Armenian MP Gunned Down in Yerevan Eatery
00:27 | October 7, 2018
Police in Armenia report that former National Assembly MP Karo Karapetyan, a member of the
Prosperous Armenia Party (BHK) was gunned down late last night at an eatery in Yerevan’s Nork
News Armenian State Revenue Committee Head and UAE Ambassador Discuss Investment Prospects
17:18 | October 6, 2018
Facilitating a conducive business environment in Armenia to attract foreign investment was on the
agenda at a meeting today in Yerevan between Armenian State Revenue Committee President Davit
Ananyan and UAE Ambassador to Armenia Jasim Muhammed Al Kasim.
News Azerbaijan Violates Karabakh Ceasefire 150 Times Last Week
13:20 | October 6, 2018
Azerbaijan violated the Karabakh ceasefire 150 times last week, firing more than 1,000 rounds of small
arms, this according to the Artsakh Ministry of Defense.