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  1. International conference in YerevanRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Al+ Armenia

    The RA NAS Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute organizes international conference on the topic "The Caucasian front of the First World War: genocide, refugees and humanitarian aid."

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  2. Armenian Armed Forces violate ceasefire in several directionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Trend

    Armenian Armed Forces opened fire at the positions of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces located in the village of Alibayli of the Tovuz region from the positions located in the village of Aygepar in the Armenia`s Berd region and also the positions of Azerbaijani Armed Forces located on the nameless heights of the Gadabay region from the positions ... (more)

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  3. Armenia To Sign Agreement On Joining Customs Union In May-JuneRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... Union -- and will sign the agreement in May or June. Media reports cited Avanesian on April 17 as saying that Armenia will sign the agreement on joining the union on April 29. But he said the next day that he had been misinterpreted. Russian ...

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  4. Ventura College Faculty Share Research Findings at ColloquiumRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... showing that people are more alike than different. Dr. Ara Khanjian, economics professor-The Republic of Armenia's pension system reform. (Professor Khanjian recently spoke at the United States Agency for International Development in Washington, ...

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  5. Ventura College Holds First-Ever Faculty ColloquiumRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Ventura County Star

    ... showing that people are more alike than different. a Dr. Ara Khanjian, economics professor-The Republic of Armenia's pension system reform. (Professor Khanjian recently spoke at the United States Agency for International Development in Washington, ...

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  6. Yerevan Silent After Russian 'Threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    The Armenian government has pointedly refused to add its voice to domestic concerns about Russia's recent pledge to counter any "aggressive" foreign interference in Armenia's internal affairs.

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  7. Hovik Abrahamyan receives congratulations on his new appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    The heads of Lithuanian and Lebanese governments congratulated Hovik Abrahamyan on appointment as Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.

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  8. Sarkisian Again Defends Turkish-Armenian AccordsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    President Serzh Sarkisian on Friday again defended his administration's 2009 normalization agreements with Turkey against strong criticism that has been voiced in Armenia and especially its worldwide Diaspora.

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  9. Armenia: Customs Union Marks Great Leap Backward -- ActivistsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    Protesters march against homophobia at a May 21, 2012 rally in Yerevan. Human-rights activists fear that Armenia's accession to the Russia-led Customs Union could restrict civil rights.

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  10. More than half of Armenians want their country to join customs unionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18, / ARKA /. A recent public opinion survey in Armenia has found that about 55 percent of respondents support the authorities' decision to make their country a member of the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, the backbone of the future common Eurasian economic space.

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  11. Ahead of Armenian genocide centennial Yerevan must determine the size ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... by Turkey. "In addition to the moral aspect of the problem, there is also the material and territorial claims which Armenia should clearly convey to Turkey. It is very important that we should get down to detailing our claims," he said. According to ...

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  12. Plans of 'Dem Em' group will not create problems for banksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... time until September 30 to correct this and other controversial provisions of the law deemed unconstitutional. "Armenia's banking system is sufficiently liquid and its purpose is to service the customer. Even if all the ATMs get empty , the banking ...

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  13. Customs union members not working towards synchronization of their financial systems yetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. / ARKA /. Andranik Grigoryan, head of a Central Bank of Armenia department in charge of stability and financial system development, told a news conference today that Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, the current three members of the Customs Union, were not working yet towards "Perhaps, in some cases we will have to bring something ... (more)

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  14. VTB bank (Armenia) earned last year record high income of 5.6 billion drams, CEO saysRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. / ARKA /. VTB Bank (Armenia) earned last year the record high income of 5.6 billion drams, Yuri Gusev, the CEO of the Russian-owned bank, told a news conference today. He said the bank's assets in 2013 increased by 43.1 % to 302.3 ...

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  15. More than $205.1 million remitted to Armenia by individuals in first two months of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. / ARKA /. More than $205.1 million were remitted to Armenia by individuals in the first two months of 2014 through the banks for non-commercial purposes, by almost 10 percent more from the same time span in 2013, the Central Bank of Armenia said in its monthly bulletin for February.

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  16. Armenia's Customs Union Accord In DoubtRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    Russia -- Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev meets with his Belarusian and Kazakh counterparts Mikhail Myasnikovich and Karim Masimov in Moscow, April 15, 2013 Armenia does not expect to sign on April 29 an agreement formalizing its accession to the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan, Economy Minister Vahram Avanesian said on Friday, ... (more)

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  17. Armenia's ministry of economy refutes its own statement about timing of accession to CURead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. /ARKA/. Armenia's acting minister of economy Vahram Avanesyan refuted Friday his statement saying Armenia would sign the CU-membership agreement in Minsk on April 29. The minister made his statement about signing Thursday April 17. "I would like to make an official statement that no signing of CU-membership agreement is scheduled ... (more)

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  18. Environmentalist: Businesses are strangling our cultural valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... the center of Yerevan, we are distorting the image of our capital, says environmentalist Karine Danielyan. She says Armenia's culture and historical inheritance are in a stranglehold by businesses. "The center is being demolished to build new ...

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  19. Spokane 'small fish' aims to tap global market for tablet computers...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... to produce the tablet components, which are then assembled and configured by a six-person staff in Yerevan, Armenia. Minno evolved from the business collaboration of brothers Eric and Chris Ryan, who founded a Spokane Valley toy production company, ...

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  20. Flying over TatevRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    ... by Paul's photos so there is no wonder I visited the same places. Also for me the trip to Tatev was a highlight of Armenia. It is quite far excursion from Yerevan - about 250 km one way. In high season one can join the organized tour, but in April ...

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