| 30.03.16 | 11:45
Although Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan has already stated that an agreement has been reached with the Russian side on a gas price reduction and that it will be “in the interest of the consumer”, some experts continue to be skeptical that ordinary citizens will be able to really benefit from this deal.
| 25.03.16 | 10:43
To increase export volumes, which recorded a nearly 4-percent decline last year, the government of Armenia offers new tools, particularly pre-export financing insurance.
IT and Telecom
| 21.03.16 | 15:37
The Orange Armenia brand that appeared in the Armenian market in 2009 and has 500,000 customers, joining Ucom, an Armenian telecommunication company, will maintain its services almost unchanged under one brand, representatives of Ucom say.
| 18.03.16 | 15:40
The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources refuses to include former employees of the Nairit plant in the committee of reopening of the plant, some of the coordinators of the Nairit movement told media.
| 18.03.16 | 10:41
This week, the National Assembly of Armenia, in the second reading, fully passed a bill proposed jointly by some lawmakers and the government suggesting amendments to the law on Value Added Tax (VAT).
| 18.03.16 | 10:34
Armenia’s authorities are sending contradictory signals over the possible reduction in the prices of natural gas delivered from Russia. Some observers, however, downplay the significance of the current negotiations over the gas price, considering that it is unlikely to have an impact on the price of fuel sold to households and businesses in Armenia.
| 17.03.16 | 11:21
On Wednesday, parliament discussed the 2016 activity program of the State Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition (SCPEC), during which many MPs raised concerns about the monopoly situation in the country, urging the chairman of the Commission to examine the various sectors.
| 16.03.16 | 10:35
This week the Armenian National Assembly has begun discussion over the bill suggesting amendments to the law on Value Added Tax (VAT), according to which, VAT will not be levied from cars imported from Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) member states.
| 10.03.16 | 14:02
A ruling party representative believes Armenia should have a role in the transit of natural gas between Iran and Georgia. According to Republican Party lawmaker Vardan Ayvazyan, negotiations are being conducted around this issue.
| 10.03.16 | 11:02
Armenian Ambassador to Germany Ashot Smbatyan on Wednesday reported on the Armenian-German cooperation agenda, particularly on the bilateral economic cooperation, current programs and achievements, as well as on problems, to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan.