| 22.05.15 | 13:24
Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan again insisted that the Armenian economy will not go into recession this year as he addressed his Cabinet Thursday. This time, the head of the Armenian government spoke about at least a one-percent GDP growth projection for 2015.
| 21.05.15 | 12:47
Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan has confirmed that by the end of the year they will find means to pay back two years’ of unpaid salaries of the employees of the Nairit chemical plant who were actively protesting for weeks now.
| 21.05.15 | 10:56
Discussions on the possible increase of electricity price continued on Wednesday at the National Assembly during the Question and Answer session with government members.
| 20.05.15 | 11:07
Parliamentary hearings on the possible increase of electricity tariff will be held by the end of this month, Armenian Electricity Networks (AEN) company representatives will be present as well, it emerged on Tuesday.
| 20.05.15 | 10:14
The Armenian National Assembly on Tuesday adopted, in the first reading, the bill on raising the insurance of deposits of natural persons. The bill was adopted unanimously, receiving 108 votes of the lawmakers.
| 19.05.15 | 15:06
Hail damaged orchards in a number of communities of Armenia last week, the Ministry of Agriculture said.
| 15.05.15 | 11:10
Unlike countries with strong economies where the rising cost of electricity may be offset by other competitive advantages of manufacturing, the rise of electricity tariffs in Armenia will have a much more negative affect on the local economic potentialities, economist Ashot Yeghiazaryan told ArmeniaNow, commenting on the possible substantial rise in electricity prices in the near future.
| 14.05.15 | 10:44
One of the reasons for the rising cost of electricity is mismanagement of the Electric Networks of Armenia (ENA), Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Yervand Zakharyan said on Wednesday, at the same time describing the bid of the Russian owners of the company to raise the tariffs as “grounded”.
| 12.05.15 | 10:32
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan welcomed the willingness of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to expand its activities in Armenia as he received the delegation headed by the Bank’s President Suma Chakrabarti on Monday.
| 08.05.15 | 12:53
The government is trying to overcome the decrease of foreign investments in Armenia during the recent seven years by initiating new programs, however, experts say that these do not yet have any positive results.