New WB study shows significant learning gains made through curriculum  reform for middle school students in Armenia

 Friday, February 23 2024 12:59
New WB study shows significant learning gains made through curriculum  reform for middle school students in Armenia

ArmInfo. A new study released by the World Bank that evaluated the on-going curriculum reform in Armenia finds that students, who studied with the new curriculum under a two-year pilot, made significant learning gains in both math and science subjects, equivalent to six months of additional learning.

Armenian weightlifter Varazdat Lalayan became European champion
 Wednesday, February 21 2024 15:14

ArmInfo.At the European Weightlifting Championships, which takes place in the capital of Bulgaria, Armenian weightlifter Varazdat Lalayan won gold for the first time in his career, becoming the European champion. Lalayan is a two-time world vice-champion in weightlifting with a result of 455 kg.

Book Giving Day in Khnko Aper Library. IDBank
 Tuesday, February 20 2024 18:13

ArmInfo.The Book Giving day with IDBank took place in a thematic environment: in the library named after Khnko Aper, the Bank organized a reading of a fairy tale for the children of Artsakh.

New system of enforcement of judicial acts to be introduced in  Armenia 
 Tuesday, February 20 2024 15:29

ArmInfo. A completely new system of compulsory execution of judicial acts will be introduced in  Armenia. At a meeting on February 20, the Commission of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia issued a positive conclusion on the draft law "On Enforcement Proceedings" presented by the  Government of the Republic of Armenia and a package of related laws consisting of 30 documents.

Laboratory of reagents for molecular biology, biochemistry and  immunodiagnostics opened in Armenia`s Charentsavan
 Thursday, February 15 2024 11:55

ArmInfo. A laboratory for the production of reagents used in molecular biology (PCR), biochemistry and immunodiagnostics was opened in Charentsavan. According to the press service of the Ministry of High-Technological Industry, the laboratory was opened by the startup Reactive Science, which received an AMD 15mln grant as part of the state program for the diaspora "Neruzh 3.0".

Artur Aleksanyan European champion for 7th time 
 Thursday, February 15 2024 10:56

ArmInfo. Armenian Greco-Roman wrestler Artur Aleksanyan beat Russia's Magomed Murtazaliyev in the finals to clinch the gold at the European Championships in Bucharest, Romania.

Synergy director`s lawyers accuse law enforcement officers of  discriminatory treatment
 Tuesday, February 13 2024 17:08

ArmInfo. Lawyers for the founder-director of Synergy Ashot Hovhannisyan, accused of complicity  in the case of abuses in the Ministry of Economy of Armenia, considering yesterday's decision of the prosecutor to change the preventive measure for the other two defendants in the case, filed a similar petition in court.

Suren Grigoryan: with supply of new buses, new travel system to be  launched in Yerevan 
 Tuesday, February 13 2024 16:57

ArmInfo.With the delivery of 171 new buses to Yerevan, which is expected in September 2024, a  new travel system will be launched in the capital. Deputy Mayor of Yerevan Suren Grigoryan told reporters during a briefing.

EDB, RAU launch joint research and education projects 
 Tuesday, February 13 2024 11:27

ArmInfo. The Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) and the Russian-Armenian University (RAU) are  launching joint research and projects in public-private partnership (PPP). 

Edita Gzoyan elected new director of Armenian Genocide  Museum-Institute 
 Monday, February 12 2024 19:01

ArmInfo. Edita Gzoyan was elected the new director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute.

Warehouse fire in Yerevan localized; fire spread prevented: Ministry  of Internal Affairs
 Saturday, February 10 2024 14:51

ArmInfo. Thanks to the measures taken, the fire at the warehouse of the Green Life company in Yerevan  was localized at 1:00 p.m.. The spread of fire is prevented. The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Armenia reports.

Fire in warehouse in Yerevan: area of 6000 sq.m is burning
 Saturday, February 10 2024 13:38

ArmInfo. A major fire broke out in a warehouse on the Tbilisi Highway in Yerevan, the Armenian Rescue  Service reports.

Number of benefit recipients decreased by 18%: Integrated Social  Service reports to PM
 Saturday, February 10 2024 13:37

ArmInfo. The number of families receiving benefits over the past 2 years has decreased by 18%. This  was reported to Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan at the  Integrated Social Service of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs , during a discussion of the  activity report 2023  of the Service.  

UMBA concerned over legal actions against businessmen and government  officials 
 Friday, February 9 2024 15:18

ArmInfo. The Union of Manufacturers and Businessmen of Armenia (UMBA) expresses deep  concern about the recent disproportionate actions of the legal system against businessmen and government officials. 

Project of uniform ticket system on Yerevan`s transport removed from  agenda of Yerevan City Council`s meeting
 Friday, February 9 2024 15:14

ArmInfo.The project of uniform ticket system on Yerevan's transport has been removed from the agenda of the Yerevan City Council's meeting. 

The book is a heritage that should be passed on to generations. Ruzanna Grigoryan, the official representative of "GeoProMining" 
 Friday, February 9 2024 14:51

ArmInfo.On February 10, Dvin Music Hall will open its doors to the biggest literary event of the year: Newmag Winter Fest-2024. The day for book lovers will be transformed into a holiday with a variety of genres and diverse interludes. "GeoProMining" company is one of the general sponsors of the festival. This partnership is not coincidental; as Ruzanna Grigoryan, the official representative of the company, assures, "The book is a significant heritage of humanity that must be preserved, developed, and carefully passed on to future generations."

Armenia to host 2027 Francophonie Sports and Cultural Games
 Friday, February 9 2024 12:57

ArmInfo. The Standing Council of Francophonie has unanimously decided to grant Yerevan the  right to host the 2027 Francophonie Sports and Cultural Games, Armenia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports. 

Yerevan Municipality, South Caucasian Railway to cooperate in several  fields
 Thursday, February 8 2024 17:05

ArmInfo. On February 8, First Vice-Mayor of Yerevan Armen Pambukhchyan received the General  Director of South Caucasus Railway CJSC Alexey Melnikov.

Family violence in Armenia is often latent in nature - Deputy  Minister
 Wednesday, February 7 2024 12:21

ArmInfo. Family violence in Armenia is often latent nature.  Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Arpine Sargsyan stated on February 7 from the rostrum of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia,  speaking about the amendments presented by a group of MPs  to "On  preventing domestic violence and protecting the rights of victims of  domestic violence and restoring peace in the family."

Secondary vocational education in Armenia to meet international  standards
 Tuesday, February 6 2024 19:26

ArmInfo.The system of secondary vocational education in Armenia will be brought into line  with international standards.

Explosion in Yerevan: rescuers pull two out of rubble
 Monday, February 5 2024 14:57

ArmInfo.An explosion destroyed a house in Yerevan's Erebuni community. Rescuers have pulled two persons out of the rubble.