ArmInfo. One of the most dynamically developing banks in Armenia, ARARATBANK will continue to develop an active credit policy, which is significantly higher than the market average, and this year it intends to increase the ratio of the loan portfolio to assets from 50% to 70%. This was stated by the Chairman of the Board of the Bank Ashot Osipyan at today's 11th general consideration of the shareholders of OJSC "ARARATBANK".
ArmInfo. "Amulsar program does not provide tailings. The production pool is not a tailing pond and is not intended for storage of waste, but serves to store a production liquid containing gold," Lydian Armenia, which is in charge of exploiting the Amulsar gold ore deposit, said in an official message yesterday that it contained false information concerning the Amulsar program.
ArmInfo.Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan received about two dozen permanent representatives of the OSCE, who arrived with a regional visit. The press service of the Armenian Foreign Ministry told ArmInfo.
ArmInfo. Stealing from the army and soldiers is unacceptable and must be deeply condemned, whoever is behind this must answer in all the strictness of the law. On June 18 at the briefings in the Parliament, the deputy from the Elk faction Edmond Marukyan stated, referring to the latest revelations related to the RPA deputy Manvel Grigoryan.
ArmInfo. Azerbaijan once again threatened Artsakh and accused Armenia of trying to destabilize the situation on the front line.
ArmInfo. Between June 10 and June 16, on the Azerbaijani-Azerbaijani contact line, the enemy violated ceasefire about 250 times, carrying more than 2,500 rounds of weapons of various calibers in the direction of the Armenian positions.
ArmInfo. The Embassy of Brazil in Armenia launches open-air summer season of modern Brazil films in Yerevan.
ArmInfo. In Yerevan, in the central building of YSU, an exhibition of photographs of the famous Bulgarian photographer Ladislav Tsvetkov "Colorful Bulgaria" opened.
ArmInfo. The Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjorn Jagland, initiated the issue of termination of Azerbaijan's membership in the Council of Europe personally. Tigran Balayan, spokesman for the Armenian Foreign Ministry, stated during the briefing on June 18.
ArmInfo. Armenia informs the international partners about the actions of Azerbaijan in the Nakhijevan direction. Armenian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Tigran Balayan stated during a briefing in Yerevan on June 18.
ArmInfo. The founder of the Karabakh movement, who made an invaluable contribution to the liberation struggle of Artsakh Igor Muradyan, passed away. This was reported by the chairman of the Public Council, one of the activists of the movement, former Prime Minister of Armenia, and now the chairman of the Public Council Vazgen Manukyan.
ArmInfo. The Armenian police revealed cases of damage in especially large amounts to the state in the activity of the Scientific Center for Radiation Medicine and Burns.
ArmInfo.The Armenian Environemntal Front has applied to the Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources of Armenia Artur Grigoryan calling to provide documents on suspention of all mining activities by Teghut CJSC, the statement of the Front reads. Besides, according to the statement the organization intends to receive the results of study of the agreement on withdrawal of guarantees from PensionDenmark amounted to $62 mln, provided to Teghut CJSC by the VTB Bank as a loan.
ArmInfo. There is a huge potential for cooperation between Armenia and Iran in the field of envorinment protection, which is not being fully used, Minister of Nature Protection of Armenia Erik Grigoryan stated at the meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Armenia Seyyed Kazem Sajjadi on June 12.