Economy

Economy

Economic and social impact of COVID-19 pandemic reinforcing gender inequalities  WASHINGTON, February 23, 2021 – Countries are inching toward greater gender equality, but women around the world continue to face laws and regulations that restrict their economic opportunity, with the COVID-19 pandemic creating new challenges to their health, safety, and economic security, a new World …

Economy

A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Before discussing the agenda items, the Premier referred to the economic activity indicators: “Armenia’s economy is showing the first signs of post-crisis recovery. As of the first 15 days of February, 604 thousand more transactions were recorded in Armenia through cash registers and settlement …

Economy

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a consultation to discuss the situation in the field of motor-taxi transportations. Reference was made to unequal opportunities available in this field, the licensing process, the steps to improve the quality of services provided to citizens. The importance of improving the regulatory framework applicable to regular passenger transportations and taxi …

Economy

A Cabinet meeting was held today, chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The Cabinet amended a previous decision on the need to provide state support for financial leasing of agricultural and food equipment in the Republic of Armenia in order to improve the state leasing support program’s terms and conditions and expand the range of …

Economy

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today called at the Ministry of Economy to discuss the Ministry’s ongoing and upcoming programs. The meeting was attended by Chief of the Office of the Prime Minister Arsen Torosyan, Minister of Economy Vahan Kerobyan, the deputy ministers, the heads of Ministry of Economy-affiliated agencies, other dignitaries. Before discussing the meeting …

Economy

On a working visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today attended a regular session of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council (EIC) in Almaty. The event was also attended by RF Premier Mikhail Mishustin, Belarus Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin, Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Ulukbek …

Economy

On the margins of his working visit to Kazakhstan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today attended the Almaty Digital Forum 2021, which is held under the motto: “Digital Reset: The Leap To The Next Normal.” Among the participants are the heads of government from EAEU-member states, Eurasian Economic Commission Board Chairman Mikhail Myasnikovich, CIS Executive Committee …

Economy

More than 137,000 people to benefit overall in Gegharkunik and Vayots Dzor regions   WASHINGTON, February 4, 2021 – Armenia’s health system response to COVID-19 and potential future pandemics, including hospitals’ capacity for case management and intensive care, will benefit from $7.4 million in Additional Financing for the Disease Prevention and Control Project, approved today by …