Economy

Economy

On 8 July, the Energy Community Secretariat published an overview of the status quo of fuel quality in the Energy Community Contracting Parties, including an assessment of the gaps between applicable national legislation and the Fuel Quality Directive. Based on these findings, the document outlines which core elements of the directive the Secretariat considers important …

Economy

On July 8, the RA NA Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Self-Government, Agriculture and Environment moderated by Varazdat Karapetyan convened an extraordinary sitting. The legislative initiative authored by the RA NA deputies Mkhitar Hayrapetyan, Nikolay Baghdasaryan, Narek Zeynalyan and Koryun Mkrtchyan, which designs addenda to the laws on Local Self-Government, on Trade Services and …

Economy

ԵՌԱԳՈՅՆ. The European Association for Local Democracy Agencies (ALDA) and Children of Armenia Fund signed a grant agreement for a project called “Citizens Voice and Actions on Local Development in Consolidated Communities in Armenia,” aimed at helping to develop the tourism sector in Armenia’s Lori Province. “COAF’s mission is to foster sustainable development in rural communities …

Economy

EU NEIGHBOURS. Thanks to the EU-funded project ‘EU for Yerevan solar community’, 90 apartment buildings in Yerevan, Armenia, will switch to renewable energy. The project is implemented within the programme ‘Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects’, and aims at reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions in Yerevan through renewable energy sources and energy efficiency …

Economy

Accompanied by Minister of Defense David Tonoyan and Minister of High-Tech Industry Hakob Arshakyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the newly-commissioned Kalashnikov sub-machine-gun factory in Armenia. The Prime Minister toured the AK-103 assembly shop, created on the basis of Neutron CJSC. RF Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Sergey Kopyrkin attended the Premier during the …