ArmInfo. VTB Bank (Armenia) offers to issue pawnshop loans secured by gold products under the most favorable conditions. According to the bank's official statement, the annual nominal interest rate on these loans is from 2% to 13.5% for AMD loans, from 1% to 9% for USD, with an effective annual interest rate of 10.6-24%.
ArmInfo. VTB Bank (Armenia) leads in the number of ATMs and holds the lead in terms of coverage of the branch network. According to the press service of the bank, according to the results of 2019, VTB Bank (Armenia) had 188 ATMs, of which 88 were installed in the capital, and 100 in the regions of Armenia. And today another ATM is used, which is installed on the territory of MegaMall Armenia.
ArmInfo.Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan reacted to the rating data of Armenia in the Transparency International Corruption Perception Index. So, on his Facebook page, Avinyan, in particular, wrote: "We have achieved breakthrough results in the fight against corruption, which is also recorded by the international community."
ArmInfo. On January 22, Deputy Prosecutor General Armen Harutyunyan received the Head of Unit for Regional Programmes of the European Commission's Directorate-General for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Vassilis Maragos and the head of the EU delegation to Armenia Andrea Victorin.
ArmInfo. As it was said by Azerbaijani President unfortunately last year was a lost year with regard to the resolution of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict.
ArmInfo. The Investigative Committee of Armenia (IC) is probing the incident on the death of a contract serviceman of the Defense Army in Artsakh.
ArmInfo. During dig at the Lusakert-1 archaeological site of the Stone Age in the Hrazdan Gorge (Armenia), an interesting discovery was made that reverses the established idea of the life of Neanderthals.
ArmInfo. Archaeologists have discovered in Armenia an ancient water supply system with almost two thousand years of history.
ArmInfo. Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan held a telephone conversation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus Nikos Khristodulidis. As the Armenian Foreign Ministry press service told ArmInfo, the interlocutors discussed a number of issues, both bilateral and the Armenia-Cyprus-Greece format, exchanged views on preparatory work for the Armenia-Cyprus-Greece summit to be held in Yerevan.
ArmInfo. Armenian-Italian inter-MFA political consultations were held in Yerevan.
ArmInfo. "Do you work in your specialty"? This issue was a key one in the study of the Yerevan labor market conducted as part of the Career Development program by the Brevis consulting company. The survey showed that 51.1% of the residents of the Armenian capital do not work by profession.
ArmInfo. At present, there is no need for quarantine measures in connection with a new type of coronavirus in Armenia.
ArmInfo. In Armenia, the competent authorities do not pay due attention to the issue of climate change in terms of impact on biodiversity. This was stated by the head of the
ArmInfo. The territory of the Khosrov Reserve can Territory of Khosrov Reserve may enlarge by 8 thousand hectares. Minister of Environment of the Republic of Armenia Erik Grigoryan at a December 25 press conference announced this.