ArmInfo.The results of the student chemists’ tournament were summarized.Joint PR team of Yerevan State University and Mkhitar Heratsi State Medical University was acknowledged the winner of the tournament.
ArmInfo.Ameriabank CJSC, Armenia’s largest bank, has been named the Best Bank Partner for Equipment Trade in Europe and Central Asia and the Best Issuing Bank in the Caucasus and Central Asia for 2019 by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group. This is the second consecutive time that Ameriabank is receiving the award for Best Issuing Bank in Caucasus and Central Asia.
ArmInfo. Lack of effective work leads to a serious drop in the rating of the authorities. A similar opinion was expressed by ArmInfo, President of Yerevan Press Club Boris Navasardyan.
ArmInfo. A video in which an unknown person who identified himself as an Azerbaijani allegedly walking in Yerevan is the result of editing. This was announced on February 28 in an interview with reporters by the acting Heads of the National Security Council of Armenia Eduard Martirosyan.
ArmInfo. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia issued a statement on the occasion of the anniversary of the anti-Armenian pogroms in Sumgait. So, the statement of the Armenian Foreign Ministry, in particular, states: "Today we honor the memory of the victims of the anti-Armenian pogroms in Sumgait. At the end of February 1988, the Armenian population of Sumgait was subjected to mass killings and atrocities committed with indescribable cruelty.
ArmInfo.The Sumgait massacre was just one of the episodes of the genocide committed against the Armenians of Azerbaijan. This was stated by Artsakh Ombudsman Artak Beglaryan during his speech in Askeran at an event dedicated to the 32nd anniversary of the pogroms in Sumgait.
ArmInfo. On February 20, at session of the Government of the Republic of Armenia, a decision was taken to merge the Center for Armenian Spiritual Music SNCO and the Komitas Museum Institute SNCO.
ArmInfo.Famous actor and movie maker Yervand Manaryan passed away in his 96th year of life. The appropriate condolences on their pages on Facebook in particular expressed RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Ararat Mirzoyan. <Rest in peace, dear Master!>, - noted Pashinyan.
ArmInfo.A number of steps have been taken to Prevention, a working group was created led by the Deputy Prime Minister Armenia Tigran Avinyan, who is constantly in touch with responsible structures of the healthcare system of Iran.
ArmInfo.Armenian Ambassador to Russia Vardan Toghanyan appealed to the Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation with a demand to start an investigation into the incitement of ethnic hatred, xenophobia and religious intolerance.
ArmInfo. RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent a telegram of condolences over the death of famous specialist in monuments Samvel Karapetyan.
ArmInfo.On Wednesday night in France, at the age of 74, the former president and general director of the Yerevan Brandy Factory (YBF), a great friend of Armenia and Artsakh, Pierre Larech, died. Ex-Prime Minister of Armenia Hrant Bagratyan wrote about this on his Facebook page. Larech is remembered by the people of Armenia as a great soul and a great manager who headed the strategic enterprise for the country after selling it to the world leader in the production of premium alcohol, the French company Perno Ricard.
ArmInfo. In Armenia-European Union relations, a significant component is environmental and climate change programs. This was announced on February 26 at the hearings in the Parliament of the Republic of Armenia on the implementation of the comprehensive and expanded partnership agreement (CEPA) with the EU, Minister of the Environment Eric Grigoryan stated.
ArmInfo.On February 25, the UNICEF Youth for Climate Action was launched in Armenia, funded by the Austrian Development Agency in cooperation with the ministries of education, science, culture and sports, the environment, territorial administration and infrastructure of the Republic of Armenia. The program is designed for 2019-2022.