Monthly Archives: January 2019

Official

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who is paying an official visit to Germany, called at the Technological University of Cologne. Following the meeting with the leadership of Germany’s leading educational institution and discussing the prospects of bilateral exchanges in the field of science, a memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Technological University of Cologne and …

Military

Armenia is inching closer to buying sophisticated Russian fighter jets for its armed forces, the Defense Ministry in Yerevan indicated on Thursday. Armenian service of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty reports. Russia reportedly agreed in 2012 to sell at least 12 Sukhoi Su-30SM jets to Armenia. According to Russian media reports, the deal fell through because …

World

Russia welcomes the recent high-level political contacts between Yerevan and Baku, Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told reporters at a briefing, reports Armenpress. “We faithfully and I think, in a high-quality are carrying out our mediation functions. We welcome the high-level political contacts which were held between Yerevan and Baku recently. We have heard …

World

On 27 January, 30,000 citizens and 100 civil society groups gathered for a demonstration against a series of social disturbance by a Korean Christian complex at Gwangwhamun Square in Seoul, where symbolic political and social movements are run, including the recent democratic Candlelight Revolution. “Global Citizens’ Human Rights Coalition to Call for the Shutdown of …

Business

This year, Unibank plans to open 5 new branches in Yerevan and in the cities of Vanadzor, Masis, Aparan, and Ararat. The expansion and the development of the branch network are driven by the growth of business volumes and by the provision of clients with the most comfortable customer service. Today, Unibank has 46 branches …