Monthly Archives: February 2007

The parliament finished its works about 40 minutes earlier on February 26. And on February 27, the NA adopted about two dozens of questions discussed yesterday. They discussed some more drafts and had to break the work for 30 minutes, till Tigran Sargsyan, the president of the Central Bank, the main reporter of the draft …

David Hakobyan, the leader of Marxian Party of Armenia, described the RPA as a junta during the press conference yesterday and called “Prosperous Armenia” a “fictive” party, formed round the person and not the idea: “The aim of this structure to immortalize the existence of Karabakh Vikings. But I think, they won’t succeed in it.”

Tigran Karapetyan\’s list became a ring buoy for those former members of “Rule of Law” Party /Orinats Erkir Party, OEP/, who didn\’t manage to be included in other pr-authority parties. The sessions of both People\’s Party and National Democratic Party were held on February 25. PP 12th session held in the hall of government\’s sittings …

It isn\’t mentioned in the press release of the RA President\’s press office whether Robert Kocharian, receiving the ARF members, besides the elections talked to the adopted package of double-citizenship. Before its adoption RPA inserted the following: “The RA citizens who are also the citizens of other country and aren\’t registered on the books don\’t …

Interview with Vahram Nercissiantz Chief Economic Advisor to President of Armenia by “ARAVOT” Daily  (Published February 24, 2007) (Translation from Armenian)  – Mr. Nercissiantz, please tell us briefly what is the Administration’s economic management ideology and the supporting fiscal strategy.  – We generally subscribe to classical liberal economic ideology, but we clearly avoid ideological absolutes. …

Defense Minister Serge Sargsian told “Aravot” yesterday. The officials of Health protection were awarded by medals, prizes, and diplomas yesterday. “Union of organizing health protection” public organization invited the staffs of all hospitals of the republic to the big philharmonic hall.25 000 persons work in the sphere of health protection but for obvious reasons not …

Several condemned persons held a short lasting meeting in front of the hospital of condemned people at the Ministry of Justice. Vrej Vardanian and Vrej Karapetian, who contact AIDS, were among the participants. They have turned to the commission formed by the RA President’s order for set them free. The commission has refused them. According …

NA chairman Tigran Torosian declared during discussion of double-citizenship yesterday. NA worked hard in the special sitting yesterday discussing some important questions at the almost empty hall /9-10 parliamentarians were the main participants of the discussion/, including the package on double-citizenship and the amendments of NA Regulation-law. RPA was “against” being “for” RPA faction was …

Artashes Geghamian, the member of Armenian delegation in OSCE PA made two speeches in Vienna. Russian State Duma vice chairman Lyubov Slizka and Vladimir Kulakov, the member of Russian delegation spoke about the question of replacing the grave of Unknown Soldier, which is discussed in the parliament of Estonia in the OSCE PA committee of …

Alexan Harutiunian, the chief of the council of Public TV and Radio Company says. – You assured in the press conference on November 29, 2006, a month before the RA President turned to the Constitutional Court, that you had removed the issue of compelling broadcasts to the Public TV by NA regulation from the agenda. …