| 08.02.16 | 10:48
In northern Syria, in Latakia, which is home to a compactly residing Armenian community, everyone is awaiting a settlement of the conflict that may come through a ground operation. Russian warplanes already bomb the neighborhood of Aleppo, which is home to an estimated 60,000 ethnic Armenians. Turkey and Saudi Arabia have also expressed their readiness to take part in a ground operation.
| 05.02.16 | 11:16
According to the National Statistical Service (NSS), in Armenia, generally 1.1 million people are employed. Most job seekers are women: more than 70 percent of people registered in the State Employment Agency are women of different ages. One in four young people is registered with the State Employment Agency.
| 05.02.16 | 10:51
Armenia’s economic growth in recent years is not in any way related to the economic status of most Armenians, because calculation mechanisms chosen by authorities do not reflect economic reality, experts say.
| 05.02.16 | 10:42
The political leadership of Azerbaijan this week has launched another move against the OSCE Minsk Group. Baku accuses the group, which is the main international format of settling the Karabakh conflict, of not willing to advance the settlement, but rather wanting to “freeze” it.
| 05.02.16 | 10:13
The top question on the current internal political agenda in Armenia – a possible coalition between the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) and one of the country’s oldest parties, Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF, Dashnaktsutyun) – has not got a definite answer during the passing week either.