Monthly Archives: May 2020

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In the Republic In the daytime of May 31, on June 1-5 no precipitation is predicted. South-west wind speed is 3-8 m/s. On June 1-3 the air temperature will go up by 2-4 degrees. In Yerevan In the daytime of May 31, on June 1-5 no precipitation is predicted. mes.am

Economy

Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a consultative meeting was held in the Office of Government to discuss the introduction of a nationwide system for declaring personal income in the Republic of Armenia. The discussion was attended by heads of relevant government departments and representatives of relevant National Assembly commissions. Addressing the attendees, Prime Minister …

Culture

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator.  MONTREAL — Canadian-Armenian sculptor, Megerditch Tarakdjian, was born in Aleppo, Syria but left for Canada decades ago to attend medical school. Despite being a self-taught artist, Tarakdjian has acquired great artistic knowledge and experience. From a young age, he was interested in painting and sculpting, which he practiced during his student years. Although he …

Diaspora

The Armenian Weekly. We experience our Armenian identity in the diaspora through a variety of mechanisms. For some who are isolated from organized communities, it is through the most traditional method over the centuries—the extended family. For most who are fortunate to reside within a geographical sphere of an “Armenian community,” they connect through a …

Education

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator. CANOGA PARK, Calif. – Sevan Boghos-Deirbadrossian, Armenian teacher at the Armenian General Benevolent Union Manoogian-Demirdjian School, recently was a winner of the Gulbenkian Foundation’s Prizes for Teaching in Armenian Online. According to the school’s Facebook page, she submitted lesson plans, examples, detailed outlines and resources in this competition, and was selected for her …

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On behalf of the Commandant’s office 18 units from the subdivisions of the Rescue Service of the MES of RA equipped with a microphone are making a tour in various administrative districts of Yerevan city and in provinces to spread information about the rules of behavior among the population during this new epidemic. mes.am

Religion

The Armenian Weekly. Today in a world of new reality, we have started to look at our surroundings more closely than ever before. We are more appreciative of our police officers, nurses, doctors and emergency caregivers. We began understanding the hardship our teachers were going through teaching our kids. We started realizing that we are …

Europe

If there is one thing that 27 EU member states agree on it is that we all believe in rules-based multilateralism. We repeat, almost mantra like, that we want a strong UN as the beating heart of the multilateral system. The Security Council is the world’s highest multilateral authority and it has the last word …