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Armenia , Tuesday 23 January 2018

News Armenia: Fuel Prices In Armenia Rise Further

News channel or source: http://asbarez.com/169977/fuel-prices-in-armenia-rise-further/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)—The prices of gasoline and diesel fuel in Armenia have risen further despite President Serzh Sarkisian’s calls for possible “drastic measures” against a handful of companies importing fuel. One liter of gasoline cost at least 440 ...

News Armenia: Armenia Presidential election to be held on March 2, PM to be elected on April 17

News channel or source: https://news.am/eng/news/432438.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

YEREVAN. – The National Assembly (NA) will elect the fourth President of Armenia on March 2, and the Prime Minister—on April 17. The nomination of the presidential candidates will take place during the last ten days of February, and the PM candidates ...

News Armenia: Armenia continues breaking ceasefire with Azerbaijan

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/aggression/125914.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Over the past 24 hours, Armenia’s armed forces have 112 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on January 23. The conflict between the two South Caucasus ...

News Armenia: Now is the best time to invest in Armenia –PM

News channel or source: http://www.armradio.am/en/2018/01/22/now-is-the-best-time-to-invest-in-armenia-pm/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Armenia has a developing economy able to resist unpredictable global changes, Armenia’s Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan said in an interview with RIA Novosti. He said while the final results of 2017 have not been summed up, the economic growth will ...

News Armenia: Colombia planning new PPP for Armenia airport

News channel or source: http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/privatization/colombia-planning-new-ppp-for-armenia-airport1
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Colombia's national infrastructure agency ANI is preparing a 60bn-peso (US$21mn) PPP for additional works at El Edén airport in Quindío department to complement an existing 69bn-peso remodel project. "Together the investment will be about 125bn [pesos ...

News Armenia: Armenia: Uneven Record on Human Rights

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/01/18/armenia-uneven-record-human-rights
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The authorities failed to bring to justice officials responsible for excessive use of force against protesters and journalists in Yerevan during July 2016 protests. Domestic violence is a serious problem, with thousands of women reporting incidents annually.

News Armenia: Iran eyes boost in gas coop. with Armenia

News channel or source: https://en.mehrnews.com/news/131468/Iran-eyes-boost-in-gas-coop-with-Armenia
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Hamid Reza Araqi said that Islamic Republic of Iran is ready to enhance its gas interaction and cooperation with Armenia. Hamid Reza Araqi, who is also the managing director of National Iranian Gas ...

News Armenia: Armenia: Global Program for Safer Schools

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/armenia/armenia-global-program-safer-schools
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

• Redefine the current School Safety Improvement Program to increase the impact and cover all schools by 2030. • Conduct an assessment to determine how to reduce overcapacity and avoid retrofitting excess school buildings. • Complete and combine ...

News Armenia: Armenia to ban import of right-hand drive cars from April

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/12/c_136891520.htm
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

YEREVAN, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Armenian government will ban the import of right-hand drive cars from April 1 this year, the country's ministry of transport said on Thursday. According to the authorities, there are about 36,000 right-hand drive cars ...

News Armenia: Armenia condemns genocide of Yezidis

News channel or source: http://www.panarmenian.net/eng/news/250862/Armenia_condemns_genocide_of_Yezidis
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian parliament adopted on Tuesday, January 16 a joint statement of all parliamentary factions "On the condemnation of the genocide against the Yezidi people in 2014, carried out on terrorist-controlled areas in Iraq." According ...