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Armenia and Iran Are Committed to Expansion of Good Relations

Contrary to what the U.S desires, the relations between Iran and Armenia should be strong, persistent, and friendly, according to Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei in a meeting with visiting Armenian Prime Minister, Nikol Pashinyan, according … Continue reading

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Pashinyan: Turkish Government’s Pre-Conditions Block Dialogue Chances

The Turkish authorities’ position today on a possible reconciliation with Armenia has blocked all the chances for is to speak about re-establishing relations, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in Tehran as he met with members of the local Armenian community. … Continue reading

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Stella Maloyan, Humanitarian Activist and Nonprofit Executive, to Run for LA City Council’s 12th District

If elected, the Former Commissioner Would Become LA’s First Armenian-American Councilwoman Stella Maloyan, a longtime humanitarian activist and leading nonprofit executive, announced her candidacy for the Los Angeles City Council’s 12th District. With strong ties to business, labor, community organizations, … Continue reading

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Richard Doombosch: IMF Ready to Assist Armenia in Implementation of Reforms

On Monday February 25, 2019, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan received the Executive Director at International Monetary Fund Richard Doombosch. Pashinyan noted that the Government of Armenia attaches importance to continuous cooperation with the IMF and is interested in … Continue reading

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World Bank Will Help Armenia to Fight Corruption and Effectively Manage Funds

Armenia’s Deputy Prime Minister Mher Gregoryan and Sylvie Bossoutrot, World Bank Country Manager for Armenia, chaired last week a joint discussion of a draft document called “Development Policy Functions,” the Armenian government press service reported. It said representatives of various … Continue reading

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Philanthropist Louise Manoogian Simone Passes Away at Age 85

Louise Manoogian Simone passed away at the age of 85, on February 18, 2019. She dedicated her life to civic leadership, philanthropy, and was first and foremost passionate about the promotion of Armenian culture and heritage. She was an intelligent, … Continue reading

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More Than $8 Million Raised for the Museum

More than $8 million was raised during the telethon on Sunday February 17, for the Armenian American Museum, which will be established in Glendale, California. The telethon aired in ARTN TV, USArmenia TV, Horizon TV, KVMD TV, as well as … Continue reading

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Senator Portantino Introduces Bill to Reestablish the California-Armenia Trade Office

SACRAMENTO – On Thursday February 14, State Senator Anthony Portantino (D-La Canada Flintridge) introduced SB 302 to reestablished the California-Armenia Trade Office. In 2005, the original trade was established through legislation by former State Senator Jack Scott, the Schwarzenegger administration … Continue reading

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Armenia and Siemens to Cooperate in IT Sphere

President of Armenia, Armen Sarkissian met with Roland Busch, member of Managing Board of Siemens, in Munich Germany on February 15 in the sidelines at his working visit to Germany. During the meeting, the sides discussed cooperation issues. President Sarkissian … Continue reading

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French President Macron Declares April 24 Commermoration Day of Armenian Genocide

Macron Personally Informed Erdogan French President Emmanuel Macron has declared April 24 as a national day of commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. Macron announced his decision on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, while speaking to the Armenian community at a dinner … Continue reading

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