ArmInfo. In 2017, irrigated areas in Armenia increased by 8930 hectares, amounting to 97470 hectares, which is 9.2% more than in 2016. On January 19, the chairman of the State Water Committee of the Republic of Armenia Arsen Harutyunyan informed RA Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan.
ArmInfo. The EU will allocate 1.74 million EUR to the Armenian civil society for the implementation of five grant programs aimed at protecting human rights and strengthening democracy.
ArmInfo. On January 20, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan held a working meeting with the leadership of the Central Bank of Armenia at the Research and Training Center of the Central Bank in Dilijan. The press office of the President of Armenia reported this.
ArmInfo. The currency interbank of Armenia from January 15 to 19 2018, compared with the previous week fell by 44.3%. Moreover, during the week the transactoions were made on a daily basis, but a large volume on the currency interbank market was "lit up" on Wednesday.
ArmInfo. The Insurance Company of Nairi Insurance urges the media not to associate with it and its founder the situation at Bagratashen customs point, and not to ascribe to it any actions that do not correspond to reality. This is the context of the official response of Nairi Insurance IC to the request of ArmInfo regarding the reliability of the information rumored about the monopolistic implementation of auto insurance throughTop-Spin LLC office located right at at the Bagratashen customs station.
ArmInfo. On December 26, the National Center for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises of Armenia and the Export Insurance Agency of Armenia (ESAA) concluded a memorandum of cooperation.
ArmInfo. Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Armenia Ashot Manukyan met with Ambassador of France to Armenia Jonathan Lacote on January 18.
ArmInfo. Armenia attaches importance to the assistance of the French government in the construction of the Vedi reservoir. On January 18, Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources of Armenia Ashot Manukyan stated during the meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Armenia Jonathan Lacote.
ArmInfo. On January 17, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan met with the organizers of the ceremony of presenting the prize of the head of state "For the world contribution to the sphere of information technologies".
ArmInfo. Armenia will create a free economic zone, where an innovative technology center will be established - the Armenian Silicon Valley. According to the press service of the Armenian Blockchain Forum (ABF), the main task of the cluster will be the organization and regulation of infrastructures for the development of projects of international startups in the sphere of high technologies
ArmInfo. The Armenian government is reviewing tax benefits for mortgage lending. The corresponding decision was made on November 23 at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of the country.
ArmInfo. By the end of this year, three offices of the State Committee of the Real Estate Cadastre for servicing the population will be liquidated in Armenia, the head of the committee Martin Sargsyan stated on November 18 at a meeting with Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan's participation.