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  1. Public Services Regulatory Commission of Armenia imposes a 15mln AMD...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | ARMINFO news agency

    The Public Services Regulatory Commission of Armenia ruled on Wednesday that the Electric Networks of Armenia should pay a fine of 15mln AMD for having broken some of the Commission's rules, particularly, for having failed to meet its contractual obligations to Mikmetal, a company building a multifunction building in the center of Yerevan.

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  2. Press ReviewRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    ... enemy fire," writes the paper. "Zhamanak" suggests that the 2008-2008 global financial crisis would not have hit Armenia so hard had the Armenian economy not been controlled by "a handful of clans" and had its business and politics not been closely ...

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  3. Yerevan Reaffirms Support For Karabakh Peace PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    President Serzh Sarkisian underlined on Wednesday his apparent differences with the political leadership of Nagorno-Karabakh when he reiterated that international mediators' existing plan to end the conflict with Azerbaijan is largely acceptable to Armenia.

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  4. Azerbaijan Set For New Arms Deal With RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    ... which Russia has signed with Azerbaijan, a country locked in a bitter conflict with Moscow's main regional ally, Armenia. Russian and Azerbaijani officials have estimated the total volume of those contracts signed since 2010 at nearly $4 billion. ...

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  5. Armenia stands ready to deepen relations with Canada, president saysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. / ARKA /. Armenia stands ready to deepen and strengthen its relations with Canada both in bilateral and multilateral formats, said today president Serzh Sargsyan during a meeting with visiting Canada's minister of labor, social development and multiculturalism Jason Kenney.

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  6. Employees are 'invited' out of Hamalir buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    The Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia is currently taking illegally actions at the Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concerts Complex, commonly known as Hamalir.

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  7. Heritage Party voices concerns about jailed businessman's healthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... state-building and who continues to help Armenians overcome patriotic activities the serious challenges faced by Armenia. Considering Hayrapetyan's health condition we announce that his imprisonment conflicts with the legislation of the Russian ...

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  8. The European Times publishes interviews with Artsakh officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The European Times published a series of interview with high-ranking Artsakh officials, including Minister of Industrial Infrastructures Hakob Ghahramanyan, Minister of Education and Science Slavik Asryan, Minister of Foreign Affairs Karen Mirzoyan, Minister of Agriculture Andranik Khachatryan, Minister of Healthcare Harutyun ... (more)

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  9. Oppositionist: Interests and viewpoints of Stepanakert do not...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ARMINFO news agency

    ... NKR National Assembly made official statements on this. I think discrepancies between the residents of Karabakh and Armenia are possible at least because the first blows in the 1991-94 war were delivered on Karabakh. I am convinced the Armenians of ...

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  10. 'Armenia, Ancient Nation Endangered'Read the original story

    Tuesday | Horizon

    A new documentary video, "Armenia, Ancient Nation Endangered" produced by Eva Medzorian was released July 15, 2014.

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  11. Armenia's PSRC penalizes ENA in the amount of 15 million dramsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. / ARKA /. Armenia's Public Services Regulatory Commission has ruled today to penalize the Russian-owned Electrical Networks of Armenia in the amount of 15 million drams for its failure to connect residents of a residential building in the capital city Yerevan to the network.

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  12. New U.S. sanctions against Russia will not affect the operation of VTB Bank (Armenia) - statementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. / ARKA /. VTB Bank (Armenia), a subsidiary of Russia's second largest bank, VTB, said on Monday that the new Western sanctions targeting major sectors of the Russian economy, including VTB Bank, will have no impact on its customers. ...

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  13. Lithuanian company ready to invest one million euros in establishing...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. / ARKA /. Lithuanian company Vilties Ziedas is ready to invest at least one million euros in establishing a branch in Armenia after a detailed study of the local market and the country's health system, company's CEO, Lucia Yurgelaytene, told reporters on Wednesday on the sidelines of an Armenian and Lithuanian business gathering ... (more)

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  14. Japanese embassy to open in Yerevan in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... He said that activities in that direction will be intensified after the opening of the Japanese embassy in Armenia. At the end of the meeting, Taron Margaryan reiterated the readiness of the Yerevan Municipality to strengthen cooperation with the ...

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  15. Prison official demands bribe for transferring inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    Citizen Zhora N. reported that the official in charge of conducing a special service of "Nubarashen" Criminal-Executive Institution of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia in 2009 claimed and received from him a substantial amount of bribe for transferring his two sons, who are in custody in the same institution, to "The Hospital of ... (more)

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  16. Lithuanian business people are in Armenia to explore its business opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. / ARKA /. A group of Lithuanian business people led by Romualdas Ambrozhyavichyus, head of Alytus branch of the Vilnius Chamber of Commerce and Industry, are in Armenia to explore its business opportunities, said the executive director of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Yerevan Karen Martirosyan.

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  17. Armenia's car imports grow 26.7% in Jan-June 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. /ARKA/. Some 24,000 passenger vehicles worth $149.5 million were imported into Armenia in Jan-June 2014 a 26.7% growth, compared with the same period a year earlier.

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  18. Armenia's Sevan among top seven popular summer resorts in post-soviet space for RussiansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, July 30. /ARKA/. Russia's Oktogo.ru online hotel booking service has singled out top ten popular tourist destinations among resorts in the Commonwealth of Independent States and post-Soviet space in summer 2014.

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  19. Hate language in media: Armenia-Georgia-AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... are fighting against." He says in Azerbaijan there are journalists who claim that those are Azerbaijani lands and Armenia should return them. The hostile speech and hate language are felt here, yet, there are many others who say they do not want ...

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  20. Armenia is a source and transit country for human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... Kazhoyan, Head of the International Organizations Department at the Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said Armenia has also joined the initiative. Kazhoyan, who also heads the Anti-Trafficking working group of the Ministry, says unlike our ...

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