ArmInfo. The Prosperous Armenia leader Gagik Tsarukyan announced his readiness to cooperate with all political forces to country development aimed projects modification, he said on February 10 during the 9th meeting of the Party.
He said that he is informed about the state problem, and moreover, discussed it with economists and financial experts. "There are no unsolvable problems. Yes, we do not have gas or oil, but we have molybdenum", Tsarukyan said. wherein he noted the necessity of making the small and medium business tax-free, to create an economy development stimulation.
"It is necessary to increase the taxes and customs on natural resources, what will increase the budget receipts by 30%. It is necessary to make SMB tax-free for three years", said the politician. Meanwhile Tsarukyan thinks that the citizens who are already in a hard socio-economic situation suffer from the high rates of banks. "Banks carry the Lombard functions. In several years the citizens will have no houses, the nation will be bankrupt", said Tsarukyan.
He added that he returned to politics not for money or positions, but because he has a debt to the nation. "I did not graduated Harvard, but I have life experience. I have everything but I cannot stay seated when people are in such a situation. We must be useful by all means we can. Our nation is envy, if there is no envy we can reach everything. I came to carry my cross. I always told in interviews that among 10 finest, 2 are Armenians, we have the talant. Everyone must know that we can win", he noted.
Tsarukyan also called his party members to respect other political forces as only weak and jealous people insult. "An insult to you is an insult to me and vice versa", he noted.
To note, Tsarukyan gave up politics after the confrontation with the President Serzh Sargsyan, when he decided to join the radical opposition. But on January 17, 2017 he said he is opening the closed politics page and will participate in Parliament elections. Long ago, ArmInfo referring the sources in high echelons, told that Tsarukyan reached an agreement with the President on returning to politics and consolidation to the joint bloc with Republican Party of Armenia after the Parliament elections of 2017. Now, PAP negotiates the "Unity" movement, socio-democratic "Hnchakyan" Party, Armenian National Movement of participation in the elections with a part of a single unit. The Parties "Alliance", "Araqelutyun" and "National Unity" also announced the will to join the bloc, but Tsarukyan did not react.