| 26.01.15 | 12:57
A group of small traders gathered near the government building today to resume their protests against the upcoming enforcement of a controversial tax law that they say is against their interests.
| 23.01.15 | 13:55
The latest bill drafted by the government to stimulate exports is considered to be of little use by those supposed to be its beneficiaries.
| 22.01.15 | 16:30
The Armenian economy may have much less growth than expected by the government, international structures and Armenian experts claim; some saying there may even be zero growth. This will first of all have a negative impact on common citizens.
| 22.01.15 | 12:08
The Armenian national currency continued to appreciate on Thursday as the Central Bank (CB) further raised a key interest rate the previous day.
| 20.01.15 | 15:39
So far steps taken by Armenia have been sufficient for its membership in the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), however, how the country is going to make use of this membership will derive from the political will demonstrated by Armenian government, according to an Armenian politician and producers association head.
| 19.01.15 | 15:34
Although during the first half of last year prices mostly decreased in Armenia, 2014 ended with a significant inflation conditioned, particularly, by the increase of consumer goods prices during the last two months.
| 16.01.15 | 15:38
The Central Bank’s (CB) decision to give two years’ time to commercial banks in order to increase their share capital six fold up till 30 billion AMD (about $63 million) is directed toward solving some problems the banking system faces now, experts said.
| 16.01.15 | 12:17
Citing a number of factors, including the situation in Russia and Armenia’s membership in the Russian-led economic grouping, Moody’s Investors Service has today downgraded the South Caucasus nation’s issuer and government bond rating to Ba3 from Ba2, and changed the outlook to negative from stable.
| 15.01.15 | 12:29
The Armenian president ordered the government to do everything in their power to prevent electricity tariff increase this year, despite the fact that the only company providing electricity has accumulated huge debts, as well as the national currency’s devaluation implies a price rise, according to the country’s energy minister.
| 14.01.15 | 10:51
Armenian citizens working in Russia are to be given equal labor rights and social security as Russians following Armenia becoming a full member of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) earlier this month, the Russian government has said.