“The evaluation must be given by the public, by our partners. It must be understood that within a hundred days we cannot bring solutions to all problems, but our team – the new government – does everything in its power,” this way the 13th Prime Minister of the third Armenian Republic evaluates the first hundredth day of his premiership. And those hundred days were singled out by amendments to the most debatable law, public meetings with the people, various visits and discussions.
Georgia is not going to introduce a partial visa regime for Armenian citizens beginning in September, the Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday, disproving the earlier report by Regnum news agency.
The Armenian and Azeri foreign ministers, Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mammadyarov, on Tuesday held meetings with OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs Igor Popov (Russia), James Warlick (USA) and Pierre Andrieu (France), as well as Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk, in Brussels on Tuesday.
The legislative amendment on reducing the size of penalties for traffic violations will come into force on July 26. On this occasion organizations dealing with drivers rights call for motorists to be careful because attention toward drivers will rise.
Armenian grandmaster Karen Grigoryan has won at an open tournament in Barcelona, Spain.
According to Armchess.am, he scored 7.5 points out of 9 and solely took the first prize. GM Karen Movsziszian scored 6 points in the tournament.
Independent Armenia’s first president and opposition leader, Levon Ter-Petrosyan says the issue of Constitutional reforms creates a special gap between the government and the opposition, and in case of continuing it, President Serzh Sargsyan might face loss of power.
As heat intensifies in Yerevan some of the buildings in the Armenian capital have been given a “shower” as part of the municipality-administered “washing and improvement” program. Air temperature in Yerevan is expected to reach 39 C (102 F) Thursday, followed by a nighttime ‘low’ at 26 C (79 F).