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.
This year on Easter day – April 8, all Orange customers will have the chance to send congratulations through SMS at a fantastic price, independently of the fact if the message is send to Armenia or abroad. Any SMS sent in Orange network and to international numbers will cost only 1 AMD on that day.
Some Armenian experts suggest the unprecedented surge in petrol prices in Armenia in the past two months reflects the international price pattern only partly, while being more the result of domestic tax pressures.
VivaCell-MTS, a subsidiary of “Mobile TeleSystems” OJSC, informs it will join the IPv6 World Launch Day, on 6th of June and will take part in transition to IPv6, the largest transition in the history of Internet.
Orange Armenia, subsidiary of France Telecom, together with MegaFon, (one of the three largest Russian operators) announced the start of a strategic partnership, thanks to which Orange customers will benefit from unprecedented tariffs when roaming in Russia.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan attending the Nuclear Security Council in Seoul, South Korea, made a speech on Tuesday, stressing that Armenia is making concrete efforts to ensure the control over nuclear security.
He also reassured the world community that Armenia fully safeguards the safe operation of its Soviet-built nuclear reactor at the Metsamor plant, whose life span ends in 2016.
The Armenian government is currently focused on creating a favorable climate for savings, which would further be used to sustain the country’s economic growth, Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan told an audience consisting mostly of students at a weekend event.
Armenian Agriculture Minister Sergo Karapetyan said at a meeting with rural mayors in Armenia’s southern Ararat province that serious work will be carried out soon in the direction of establishing farming cooperatives.
The Armenian government decided today to make a set of amendments and additions to the law "On tourism and tourist activities," which call for introduction of Delux system of hotel classification, as reportedly said.
The head of the Armenian National Airlines says that despite problems the company faces they will continue working and realizing flights on schedule.
Armenian Nationl Airline Air Armenia executive director Arsen Avetisyan on Friday told reporters that the company had problems concerning payments which was mainly caused by EU and US sanctions over Russia.