Monthly Archives: July 2012

Culture

The construction of Gyumri N 6 music school will be realized by “Kanaka” Company.  The relevant agreement was signed with the company today. The program for reconstruction of Gyumri N6 music school is implemented by Mediamax, Fund for Armenian Relief (FAR) and Australian Do Something organization. “Kanaka” will start the preparations within coming days and …

Editorial

Roughly two months ago, I had the honor to get acquainted with famous Russian writer Viktor Yerofeyev. We were talking about cultural interactions and the writer said that he was proud that his novel Good Stalin was translated into Armenian. Naturally, that pleasant fact gave me an incentive to read the given book. The novel …

Legal

Acourt in Yerevan sentenced two former executives of Armenia’s state pension fund to seven and three years in prison on Monday in the first trial stemming from large-scale fraud in the payment of social benefits alleged by law-enforcement authorities. Sargis Hakobian, the former head of the fund’s branch in Yerevan’s Davitashen district, was convicted of …