Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan met with President of Russian Railways OJSC Oleg Belozerov on May 26. During the meeting the President of Russian Railways CJSC told President Sargsyan about the process of work on improvement of railway network of Armenia within the concession agreement.
Activities on reduction of the car fleet in state agencies are underway; we have reduced the car fleet by 30 cars this week, David Haroutiunyan, Minister - Head of the Government Staff, stated at the government session on May 25.
"According to the media reports and the statement of the Armenian Investigative Committee, on 16 May 2016, at 4:30 pm, an incident occurred in the territory of the Ministry of Transport and Communication, which allegedly involved the minister's bodyguards. In this light, we should say that Minister Gagik Beglaryan has no bodyguards and he has nothing to do with the incident," the Ministry says.
According to the media reports, 5 bodyguards of Armenian Minister of Transport and Communication Gagik Beglaryan have been detained under a case over beating of a businessman's son Sergey Abovyan. Four of them are already under arrest.
Areximbank-GPB Group has summed up the results of "8 gifts by March 8" campaign conducted jointly with MasterCard.
The press office of the Bank has told ArmInfo that prizes were raffled off among the female cardholders whose shopping made with cards from March 9 till May 5 totaled the biggest sums.
By 1 April 2016, the amount of the overdue loans in Armenian banks grew by 22.5% over year to 45.4 bln AMD. According to the Armenian Central Bank's data provided to ArmInfo by the National Statistical Service of Armenia, the amount of extended loans totaled 114 bln AMD, with a 12.9% year-over-year decline.
Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry, told APA on Thursday that the visit of a group of MPs of Bulgaria's Patriotic Front Party to Karabakh is qualified as an attempt to promote the "illegal regime" created as a result of "military aggression". According to him, this illegal visit shows that there are some in Bulgaria who are bothered by strategic friendship and cooperation between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria.
The Armenia-Artsakh agreement on mutual military support is being elaborated at the Armenian Foreign Ministry, Edward Nalbandian, Armenian Foreign Minister, said at today's parliamentary hearings on the budget.
Beeline Communication Museum will join the Museum Night annual international event. As the press-service of the company informed ArmInfo the museum will be open to visitors from 5:00pm to 10:00pm on May 21.
UCom CEO Hayk Yesayan had a meeting today at National Polytechnic University Of Armenia with the university's professors and students. During the meeting on the subject of "Current state of telecommunication technologies and development trends in Armenia", Ucom CEO presented the market trends and told what to expect in the industry a few years from now.
Beeline Armenia is pleased to announce the launch of an upgraded landline network in Vayots Dzor province, upgraded with wireless technology and 450 MHz, which comes to replace the CDMA network Internet connection.