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  1. System of a Down Reunion: Band Might Record New Music Following Wake Up the Souls TourRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... that we can announce." The tour will be a historic outing for the band when it stops by Yerevan's Republic Square in Armenia. The homecoming gig will mark the first time SOAD performs in the country. Other dates include the Amnesia Rockfest in ...

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  2. China, Armenia In First Currency SwapRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    China - The governors of the central banks of China and Armenia sign a currency swap agreement in the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his visiting Armenian counterpart Serzh Sarkisian, Beijing, 25Mar2015. The central banks of China and Armenia have exchanged $160 million worth of each other's national currency in an effort to boost to growing bilateral economic relations.

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  3. 'Secret' Gas Deals With Russia Exposed By Parliament ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    Armenia - Energy Minister Armen Movsisian and Gazprom Chairman Alexei Miller sign a Russian-Armenian gas deal in the presence of Presidents Vladimir Putin and Serzh Sarkisian, Yerevan, 2Dec2013. An Armenian parliamentary inquiry has confirmed that President Serzh Sarkisian's government secretly subsidized the price of imported Russian natural gas ahead of Armenia's last parliamentary and presidential elections, opposition lawmakers said on Thursday.

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  4. BHK has no enemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    Yesterday during the question-and-answer session of the National Assembly, opposition Prosperous Armenia Party didn't voice criticism against the Government. "BHK faction lawmakers had many questions, but they weren't able to voice them because of technical reasons," says the BHK faction secretary Vahe Enfiajyan.

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  5. Screening of the film "A Century-long Genocide. Black January of Baku" in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... St. Mary Church Father Hovsep Karapetian also addressed the participants of the event. Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the USA Tigran Sargsyan, the staff of the Embassy, representatives of the Armenian organizations and members of the ...

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  6. Hovik Abrahamyan visits laboratoryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... international accreditation will enable local producers to get expert opinion and product quality certification in Armenia that will substantially reduce costs and time. Appropriate steps have been taken to provide training to qualified personnel ...

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  7. Tuscany Recognizes Armenian GenocideRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Horizon

    ... of the Armenian Community Council of Rome, so it may be transferred to the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute in Armenia's capital city of Yerevan. Tuscany is a region in central Italy with an area of about 23,000 square kilometres (8,900 square ... 1 comment

  8. Radical Opposition Group Schedules Nonstop ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    ... ceremonies. Scores of foreign dignitaries, including the presidents of France and Russia, are expected to arrive in Armenia on the occasion. Zhirayr Sefilian, the Founding Parliament leader, said he and his political associates will rally supporters ...

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  9. Prime-Ministerial Club's first session held Friday in YerevanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... uary 1998 after the then president Levon Ter-Petrosyan resigned and won the 1998 presidential election, told Novosti-Armenia that Kocharyan rejected invitation saying he had no intention to attend any of the club's sessions.

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  10. Number of Russian tourists visiting Armenia expected to rise 23% in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. /ARKA/. The number of Russian tourists visiting Armenia is expected to rise 23% in 2015, Arman Khachatyan, acting executive director of Armenian Development Fund, said on Thursday.

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  11. Textile and fashion program to boost Armenian textile exports by $3 million in 1-3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. / ARKA /. A textile and fashion program being designed by Armenian experts in concert with UNIDO is expected to boost Armenian textile exports by $3 million in the next 1-3 years, according to Arman Khachatryan, the acting executive director of the Armenia Development Fund.

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  12. Armenian government to tighten grip upon medicamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. /ARKA/. Armenia's government gave today its approval to amendments to the law on medicaments and other related law.

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  13. Armenia's membership in EEU opens up new possibilities for...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. / ARKA /. Armenia's membership in the Eurasian Economic Union opens up new possibilities for expansion of Armenian-Chinese economic relations, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said at a meeting with Chinese prime minister Li Keqiang today, Sargsyan's press office said.

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  14. Government Details Use Of Eurobond ProceedsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    ... currency, the dram, or offsetting a possible shortfall in tax revenue resulting from slowing economic growth in Armenia. In its 2015 budget bill, the government forecast a growth rate of just over 4 percent. The International Monetary Fund and the ...

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  15. South Caucasus Railway will charge no fares from school and university students throughout AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. / ARKA /. The South Caucasus Railway, a Russian-owned company operating Armenia's railroads, said today in a press release that it will charge no fares from school and university students who will be traveling between regions and the capital city Yerevan for participating in all the events commemorating the centenary of the Armenian genocide throughout April.

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  16. Serzh Sargsyan meets with Zhang DejiangRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... Committee of the National People's Congress greeted the Armenian President and underscored that in the Republic of Armenia, China has a reliable and good partner with which the dynamically developing political dialogue is based on mutual respect and ...

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  17. Armenian government raises $487.84 million from second Eurobond issueRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. / ARKA /.Armenia has raised $487.84 million from the second issue of Eurobonds, deputy finance minister Pavel Safaryan said at a Cabinet session today. Armenia sold a $500 million 10-year dollar bond on March 19 for only the second time on record, paying a yield of 7.5%.

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  18. "Prosperous Armenia" faction deputy leaves the partyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. /ARKA/. Member of the Armenian Parliament from Prosperous Armenia Party Tigran Urikhanyan made a statement saying he left the party.

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  19. Armenia's government makes largest sports and concert arena a non-profit government-owned companyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, March 26. / ARKA /. Armenia's government passed a decision today to make the country's largest sports and concert arena a non-profit government-owned company.

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  20. Orange Contributing to the Project 'Bringing Sight to Armenian Eyes'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ARMINFO news agency

    ... project. Thanks to our cooperation, and the innovative Mobile Eye Hospital over 67,000 people in all regions of Armenia have already benefited from free quality eye care services. We are very proud to be a part of this initiative, as by providing ...

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