ArmInfo.Within three years, VTB Bank (Armenia) intends to become the first bank in the country. "Our plans are rather ambitious, but very realistic, based on the slogan" First Bank in Armenia "- in terms of size and importance of business, advanced technologies, team competence, product appeal, growth and profitability shoulder of the VTB team, - said during a press conference on February 21, a member of the Board of the VTB Group, head of the Council of Armenian daughter Vladimir Verkhoshinsky.
ArmInfo. "The success of the bank is continuous: due to the right strategy and its careful implementation, we have improvements almost in all positions. The most important achievement, of course, is the high level of profit. AMD 7 bln net profit ensured the first position by ROE in the system" said Chief Financial Officer Hayk Voskanyan.
ArmInfo.The chairman of the "Orinats Yerkir" party was re- elected Artur Baghdasaryan at its 15th congress.
ArmInfo. Attempts by Azerbaijan to avoid responsibility for the pogroms of the Armenian population in Sumgait are in vain. This February 23 in Yerevan at a joint press conference with Madagascar Minister of Foreign Affairs Henri Rabari-Ndzak, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said, referring to the statements of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Prosecutor General of Azerbaijan regarding pogroms in Sumgait.
ArmInfo. "There are always two people sitting at the negotiating table, otherwise they can not be called negotiations," Kazakhstan's ambassador to Armenia Timur Urazaev said in an interview with the Yerevan-based Azg newspaper, responding to a question about his country's position on the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) conflict.
ArmInfo. On February 23, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan received the EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Toivo Claar.
ArmInfo. With the assistance of Beeline in the Cafesjian Center for the Arts, the opening of the project of the photo exhibition "Arvestanoc" (Workshop)
ArmInfo. From March 5 to 9, Yerevan will host the 9th festival of Armenian composers' art. Each year the festival is dedicated to one of the famous Armenian composers.
ArmInfo. Madagascar is delighted with the economic achievements of Armenia. This February 23 in Yerevan at a joint press conference with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Madagascar Henri Rabari-Ndzaka said.
ArmInfo. The European Union has repeatedly expressed its full support for the efforts and approaches of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs for the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian stated this at a joint press conference with Foreign Minister of Madagascar Henri Rabari-Ndzak on February 23 in Yerevan, referring to Baku's statements that there are no provisions in the Brussels Declaration that are important for the Karabakh settlement.
ArmInfo. At the international exhibition of organic products "BIOFACH 2018" (Newrnberg) two Armenian companies "Sari Tei" and "Antharam" signed an agreement with the German company TeeGschwendner on the export of herbal teas from Armenia to Germany. ArmInfo was informed about this by the press service of the Bank ACBA-Credit Agricole.
ArmInfo. In the course of the riots on 1-2 March 2008, property damage, looting, the use of weapons against police officers, and resistance to government officials took place in Yerevan. This was stated by the deputy head of the department on especially important cases of the Prosecutor General's Office of Armenia Karen Bisharyan during the parliamentary hearings "March 1 - 2, 2008".
ArmInfo. The Armenian government approved the procedure for monitoring and publication of results by subsoil users at a meeting on February 22 to reduce environmental losses.
ArmInfo. An industrial ecological park may appear in the Tavush region of Armenia. The development of the project is under implementation and will be submitted to the Government of the Republic for consideration. ArmInfo correspondent, Taron Sahakyan, an expert of the Public Council under the Armenian President, former deputy of the National Assembly of Armenia, told ArmInfo.