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PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN CONVENES NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL MEETING27.06.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN CONVENES NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL MEETING

Chairman of National Security Council (NSC), President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan convened today a meeting of the National Security Council to discuss issues arising from the NSC program of activities for 2017. The agenda featured the draft concept for the management of natural resources and the further improvement of the food security situation in the Republic of Armenia. The meeting next discussed the recent developments in the Middle East and their impact on Armenian... more →

PRESIDENT HOLDS CONSULTATION ON PUBLIC SERVICE SYSTEM REFORM21.06.2017

PRESIDENT HOLDS CONSULTATION ON PUBLIC SERVICE SYSTEM REFORM

President Serzh Sargsyan held today a consultation to discuss progress and interim results of the activities carried out by the Public Service Reform Implementation Task Force as established under the President’s executive order of December 20, 2016. Reference was made to the drafting of civil service-related bills. Task Force Supervisor, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of International Economic Integration and Reforms Vache Gabrielyan introduced the key innovations featuring in the... more →

PRESIDENT EXTENDS CONGRATULATIONS ON UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL HOLIDAY21.06.2017

PRESIDENT EXTENDS CONGRATULATIONS ON UNITED KINGDOM NATIONAL HOLIDAY

On the occasion of the national holiday of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the official birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, President Serzh Sargsyan sent a congratulatory message to Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. The President of Armenia congratulated and expressed good wishes to the Queen, the royal family and the friendly British people on the occasion of the national holiday. “The Republic of Armenia attaches great importance to the development... more →

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN RECEIVES FAMOUS COMPOSER GIYA KANCHELI20.06.2017

PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN RECEIVES FAMOUS COMPOSER GIYA KANCHELI

President Serzh Sargsyan received People’s Artist of Georgia and the USSR, composer Giya Kancheli who is in Armenia to attend the Yerevan music festival dedicated to Kancheli, scheduled for June 18-20. Welcoming the renowned composer, the President of Armenia noted that Giya Kancheli’s art is loved and highly appreciated in Armenia, the evidence of which is the Yerevan Festival. According to the President, it is the best expression of love and recognition of composer... more →

Armenian-British Cooperation Expansion Opportunities Discussed20.06.2017

Armenian-British Cooperation Expansion Opportunities Discussed

Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Republic of Armenia Mrs. Judith Margareth Farnworth. Noting that this year marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Armenia and the United Kingdom, the Prime Minister stressed that a rich experience of cooperation has been built up over the past period. Highly appreciative of the assistance provided by the United... more →

Ara Babloyan Receives UK Ambassador to Republic of Armenia20.06.2017

Ara Babloyan Receives UK Ambassador to Republic of Armenia

On June 20, the RA NA Speaker Ara Babloyan received Judith Farnworth, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the RA. Welcoming the Ambassador in the RA National Assembly, Ara Babloyan talked with pain about the terrorist attacks occurred in London during the last one month, which caused numerous casualties. The RA NA Speaker noted: “Armenia strictly condemns the crimes committed against mankind by the terrorist... more →