The 88th General Assembly of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) begins its workings in Armenia today providing an additional platform for pan-Armenian consolidation and discussions aimed at the future ahead of the commemoration of the centenary of the Armenian Genocide.
The first meeting of the so-called Prime Ministers’ Club took place on Thursday upon the initiative of current head of the government Hovik Abrahamyan.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan participated in more events and held more meetings with Chinese officials as he continued his state visit to the People’s Republic on Thursday.
| 26.03.15 | 14:59
Despite widespread criticisms a hard-line opposition group seeking regime change in Armenia remains adamant on launching a fresh anti-government push on April 24, the day when Armenians in Armenia and around the world are going to commemorate the centennial of the Ottoman-era Genocide.
| 26.03.15 | 14:51
The second major opposition party has clearly pronounced against the planned constitutional changes, however whether these forces who in the past already cooperated on other issues will manage to cooperate on this issue too, according to political analyst Armen Badalyan, is not significant for the current leadership that he says will pass the constitutional changes anyway.
The Armenian government on Thursday approved the decision to sign an agreement with the government of Russia on the allocation of technical aid to Armenia as part of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) membership process.
The Armenian government on Thursday decided to double the size of the so-called honor payments to veterans of the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945).
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has sent a letter of condolence to President Joachim Gauck of the Federal Republic of Germany and King Felipe VI of Spain over the recent crash of the airplane flying from Barcelona to Düsseldorf.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, who is on a state visit to China, on Wednesday met with the People’s Republic’s President Xi Jinping in capital Beijing.
| 25.03.15 | 16:09
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan’s latest statement about Russia selling weapons to Azerbaijan was clearly a message addressed to the Kremlin, head of the Analytical Center on Globalization and Regional Cooperation, political analyst Stepan Grigoryan thinks.