When it is signed, the agreement on the sale of Vorotan Hydro Cascade will give a great advantage to Armenia and the United States, the outgoing U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Heffern said during a press conference on Friday.
An earthquake of 4.2 magnitudes was recorded near the Murmuri city of Iran’s Ilam province on Dec. 19, at around 05:18 (UTC/GMT +3:30 hours), the Iranian news agency IRNA said. ...
Georgia's EU Integration Commission agreed on a plan for 2015, which will be approved at the next meeting of the government, the State Minister on European and Euro-Atlantic Integration David Bakradze told reporters Dec.19. ...
Iran's ex-OPEC governor Mohammad-Ali Khatibi believes that all major oil-producing countries need to gather and take a serious action to prevent oil prices from falling further....
Armenia’s economic activity indicator for January-November 2014 has exceeded the economic activity indicator for the same period last year by 3.8 percent. As “ArmenPress” reports, the National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia has presented the main preliminary macroeconomic indicators received through a current, operational study describing the socio-economic situation in Armenia. The only sphere in a downfall is the sphere of construction, which started growing again after the financial-economic crisis. Compared to the same period last year, construction has reduced by 5.4 percent. According to the indicator of the past eleven months, energy production has grown by 0.8 percent.
On 17 December the President of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakyan attended a solemn event dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the republic's Public Prosecutor's Office held at the Stepanakert youth and culture palace.
The UNDP, the EU and the State Border Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan plan to hold different trainings for employees of the relevant government bodies of two countries in the framework of the “Better coordination of protection of the land border between Georgia and Azerbaijan” project, the UNDP said.
The ex-president of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili was deprived of the presidential passport.
Iran will hold a large-scale military exercise dubbed “Mohammad Rasulullah” from Dec. 25 to Dec. 31, 2015, ISNA news agency quoted the deputy commander of Iran’s armed forces, Abdurrahim Moussavi, as saying Dec. 18.
Numerous large clothing and footwear companies have suspended product deliveries to Russia due to the fall of the ruble, News Channel “Moscow 24” reports, according to Sputnik.
Most people don’t consider their personality when they consider their health — and they should. A 1997 study published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology concluded personality traits are a great indicator of health-risk behavior, Medical Daily reports.
- Air Armenia asking government to exempt Armenian air companies from air tax
- Armenia’s economic activity has increased by 3.8 percent
- Yerevan Brandy Factory announces open house days ahead of New Year and Christmas
- President Serzh Sargsyan to pay working visit to the Russian Federation
- Heffern: Vorotan Cascade deal biggest US investment in Armenia