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  1. Sefilyan meets Bako Sahakyan: auto march postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al+ Armenia

    ... A. Gharamyan, NSS Deputy Director G. Sargsyan, as well as movement representative P. Manukyan and "Artsakh is Armenia" committee representative V. Badasyan also took part in the discussions. The essence of their arguments is that close ties with the ...

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  2. Vigen Barseghyan appointed as Acting Director General of Areximbank-GPB GroupRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ARMINFO news agency

    ... Group" CJSC has been established in 1998 to support the business and manage financial flows between Russia and Armenia. In Nov 2007, one of the largest Russian banks - "Gazprombank" (Open Joint Stock Company) acquired 80% stake in the bank and ...

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  3. Weakening Armenian dram causes tangible damages to small and medium businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... of which 58,000 are micro and small enterprises, and 10,000 are medium companies. Together they account for 43% of Armenia's GDP. In mid-October, economy minister Karen Chshmarityan said government wants to help increase this share to at least 50%. ...

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  4. Separate ministry should be established in Armenia for general education schools - AshotyanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... to establish a separate ministry for general education schools. Asked Saturday at a news conference why schools in Armenia's provinces are under the supervision of provincial authorities, he said that the ministry has no sufficient resources for ...

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  5. Yerevan's Zvartnots Airport can't operate flights because of fogRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20./ARKA/. Yerevan's airport Zvartnots can't serve flights because of fog, Novosti-Armenia reports referring to Spokesman of Armenia's General Department of Civil Aviation Ruben Grdzelyan.

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  6. Access to education expanded in Armenia in 2014 - ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. 2014 became a year of expanding access to education in Armenia, minister of education and science Armen Ashotyan said at a 2014 summarizing press conference on Saturday.

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  7. Heavy fog prevents planes from landing in YerevanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Two planes en route to Yerevan from Russia's Mineralnye Vody and Rostov-on-Don failed to land at Zvartnots Airport of Yerevan on Saturday, Dec 20 because of a heavy fog, Panorama.am reported citing the spokesman for the General Department of Civil Aviation of Armenia Ruben Grdzelyan. "The plane flying from Rostov-on-Don headed to Sochi, while the other one was sent back to Mineralnye Vody," he said.

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  8. Corruption level in Armenia's education dropping - ministerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. The corruption levels in Armenia's educational system are seen to drop, minister of education and science Armen Ashotyan told a press conference on Saturday in summarizing the year 2014 results.

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  9. Yerevan Brandy Factory's treasury opens doors for visitors for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. Yerevan Brandy Factory's treasury "Paradise" is open for visitors for the first time as part of the Open Door Days organized by the Yerevan Brandy Company ahead of New Year holidays, on December 20 and 21. Brandy produced by the factory in different years starting from 1902 is kept in the treasury.

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  10. German KfW to provide 52 million euros for water projects in ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. German KfW bank will extend 50 million euros in loan and a grant worth 2 million euros to Armenia for a water supply project, the press office of the ministry of finance reported.

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  11. Air Armenia asking government to exempt Armenian air companies from air taxRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. Air Armenia has proposed to the government to repeal the so-called air tax for Armenian airlines, general director of the company Arsen Avetisyan told a press conference on Friday.

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  12. BAKU: Turkish-Russian Union: Armenia On Threshold Of Serious UnrestRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    RUSSIAN UNION: ARMENIA ON THRESHOLD OF SERIOUS UNREST Trend, Azerbaijan Dec 19 2014 19 December 2014, 22:20 By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend: Anti-Russian sanctions, applied after the Crimean events by the West, also became in every sense a good chance for Turkey, along with the fact that they forced Moscow to shrink its economic grip and led to a sharp drop in the rate of the ruble. Ignoring the US and EU sanctions against Russia, representatives of Ankara declared that they would continue economic cooperation with Moscow.

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  13. Yerevan Physics Institute Inaugurates New CyclotronRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    YEREVAN PHYSICS INSTITUTE INAUGURATES NEW CYCLOTRON Friday, December 19th, 2014 The President of Armenia Serzh Sarkisian and other government officials and clergy at the accelerator building's groundbreaking ceremony. Oct. 2012.

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  14. About 72% Of Young Armenians Embraced By A Public Opinion Poll Did Not Have Gainful EmploymentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... a gainful employment. The findings of the survey are included in a report on the problems of youth employment in Armenia. The figures were unveiled today by Marina Galstyan, head of the Institute for Youth Research at a public discussion of the ...

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  15. Four Harvest Combines To Be Brought To Armenia In Early 2015Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    FOUR HARVEST COMBINES TO BE BROUGHT TO ARMENIA IN EARLY 2015 YEREVAN, December 19. /ARKA/. Four harvest combines will be imported into Armenia in January and February 2015, Grisha Baghiyan first deputy agriculture minister, said Friday at a news conference.

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  16. New Shareholder Of Air Armenia Pledges $30 Million InvestmentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    NEW SHAREHOLDER OF AIR ARMENIA PLEDGES $30 MILLION INVESTMENT YEREVAN, December 19. / ARKA /. The new shareholder of Air Armenia airline - East Prospect Fund - has pledged a $30 million investment in the company.

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  17. President Serzh Sargsyan To Pay Working Visit To The Russian FederationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    PRESIDENT SERZH SARGSYAN TO PAY WORKING VISIT TO THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION 18:20, 19 December, 2014 YEREVAN, 19 DECEMBER, ARMENPRESS. On the evening of December 22, President Serzh Sargsyan will pay a working visit to the Russian Federation where he will participate in the sitting of the Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization and the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council to be held in Moscow, as the Department of Public Relations and Mass Media of the Structure of the Office to the President of the Republic of Armenia reports to "ArmenPress".

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  18. Armenian MP: 'Armenia's Banks Are The Most Sustainable Banks In The Region'Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIAN MP: "ARMENIA'S BANKS ARE THE MOST SUSTAINABLE BANKS IN THE REGION" 17:49, 19 December, 2014 YEREVAN, 19 DECEMBER, ARMENPRESS. Deputy of the faction of the Republican Party of Armenia of the National Assembly Gagik MInasyansays the rumors about Armenia's trade banks having problems with liquidity and refusing to return deposits to citizens are groundless.

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  19. France 2 TV Presents How Armenia Gets Ready For The New YearRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    FRANCE 2 TV PRESENTS HOW ARMENIA GETS READY FOR THE NEW YEAR 17:26, 19 December, 2014 TSOVAGYUGH, 19 DECEMBER, ARMENPRESS. The famous Armenian traditions of celebrating the New Year have been introduced in Europe.

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  20. Raising public transport fare not on agenda yet - Yerevan municipalityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, December 20. /ARKA/. Raising the urban transport fare in the Armenian capital is not on the municipality's agenda yet, vice-mayor of Yerevan Kamo Areyan told a press conference on Friday, in summarizing the year 2014 results.

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