The Constitutional Court of Armenia today has upheld the constitutionality of the agreements reached between the governments of Armenia and Russia related to the gas sphere.
The prospect of Armenia’s accession to ‘Eurasian integration structures’ will be discussed at an upcoming high-level meeting in Moscow of the presidents of the Customs Union member states, according to a Kremlin press service statement.
Armenia’s Constitutional Court has accepted the application of four non-governing factions of the National Assembly requesting that it consider the constitutionality of a mandatory accumulation pension system to be introduced next year, a Court official said on Wednesday.
The fifth meeting of the participating states of the Second Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict was held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris on December 16-17.
Two civil activists were briefly detained by police in Yerevan’s main Republic Square Tuesday night for trying to disrupt an official ceremony of turning on the New Year Tree lights and city illuminations conducted by Mayor Taron Margaryan.
French President Francois Hollande intends to visit Armenia in May 2014 at the invitation of Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, according to France-based Armenian magazine Nouvelles d’Arménie.
Civil society representatives in Armenia believe that authorities here intend to join the Customs Union because it provides certain advantages from their perspective – monopolization, corruption, violation of human rights.
Those involved in the field of taxi services claim the legislative changes to come into effect in January, 2014, to regulate the sphere would facilitate the licensing process and create more favorable conditions for individual taxi drivers.
Azat Sargsyan, the father of Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, died in Karabakh capital Stepanakert on December 16, aged 84.
Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan is paying a visit to Georgian capital Tbilisi where besides official meetings he has also visited the “Hayartun” Armenian cultural, education and youth center of the Armenian Apostolic Church’s Georgian diocese.