ArmInfo. VTB Bank (Armenia), taking care of the convenience of its customers, opened 23 self-service zones in Yerevan and regions of Armenia, which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This was reported to ArmInfo in the press service of the bank.
ArmInfo. VivaCell-MTS informs that from now on prepaid and postpaid subscribers to “Viva” tariff plan can add 3GB Internet to the main package of the tariff plan by sending 8881# command. The price of the “+3GB” package is AMD500.
ArmInfo. On the eve of next week's meeting in Washington, DC of Armenian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers regarding Artsakh status and security issues, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) called on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to lift "arbitrary, outdated, and counter-productive restrictions" on travel and communication between the United States and the Republic of Artsakh. The ANCA's request is consistent with the legislative aims of H.Res.190, a bipartisan resolution seeking the removal of these prohibitions and the full return of Artsakh to any and all negotiations regarding its future.
ArmInfo. Armenian President Armen Sarkissian sent a congratulatory message to President of the People's Republic of China (PRC) Xi Jinping on the occasion of his birthday. This is stated in the official statement of the RA President.
ArmInfo. From June 9 to 15, the enemy violated the cease-fire regime about 140 times on the Line of Contact of the Armed Forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, firing more than 1,000 shots at Armenian combat posts from various small-arms.
ArmInfo. Artsakh's Foreign Ministry welcomes the statements by the Mayors of the French cities of Valence, Bourg-les-Valence, Bourg-de- Peage and Arnouville on their intention to maintain the friendly relations with the people of Artsakh, despite the administrative courts' verdicts, the press service of the Ministry informs.
ArmInfo.The 16th Golden Apricot International Film Festival will start on July 7 in Yerevan. The director of the film festival Harutyun Khachatryan said this at a press conference on June 12. The festival is sponsored by telecommunications company Viva Cell-MTS, which has supported the project since its inception.
ArmInfo.Today, Komitas Museum-Institute hosted the trilateral contract signing on the sponsorship of the Komitas 150 Festival between the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia, Komitas Museum-Institute and Ardshinbank.
ArmInfo. On June 14, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Thomas Oppermann, Vice President of the German Bundestag. It is reported by the press service of the government.
ArmInfo. Armenia pays more attention not to the format, but to the content of cooperation with the European Union. Thus, Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan responded to a question from a DW correspondent at the conference following the second meeting of the Armenia-EU partnership, whether Nikol Pashinyan did not consider the possibility of leading the delegation himself, as do the premieres of countries seeking to get closer to the European Union.
ArmInfo. Football Federation of Armenia intends to build a new stadium. Director of the National Security Service and the President of the Football Federation of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan stated this in an interview with Shantnews.
ArmInfo. Lusovit village headman (Tavush region, ed. note) Grigor Sarkhatyan has gotten a gunshot wound, he is in serious condition in Yerevan Erebuni medical center. As reported by ArmInfo correspondent in the medical center, Sarkhatyan was taken to hospital late yesterday with gunshot wounds and immediately operated on. He is now in intensive care and is connected to a respirator.
ArmInfo. In 2019, water releases from Lake Sevan will not exceed 170 million cubic meters. The decision was made at a meeting of the RA government.
ArmInfo. The secondary waters of the fish farms of Armenia will be used to supply irrigation systems.