Monthly Archives: September 2011

President Serzh Sargsyan was the Keynote Speaker at the 20th Anniversary Banquet

More then 700 People Attended the Event in Beverly Hills – Lt. Governor, LA Mayor and Other Officials BEVERLY HILLS — The 20th Anniversary of the independence of Armenia was observed and celebrated Sunday evening September 25th at the Beverly … Continue reading

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Statement by the President on the Occasion of Armenian National Day

The White House Office of the Press Secretary, September 21, 2011 On behalf of the American People, I want to extend my best wishes to all those who are celebrating Armenian National Day – in Armenia, in the United States … Continue reading

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Cong. Brad Sherman Celebrates Armenian Independence with Armenian Americans and President Serzh Sargsyan

Presents US Flag Flown Over the Capitol SHERMAN OAKS, CA — On Sunday September 25, 2011, Congressman Brad Sherman celebrated Armenian Independence Day with President Serzh Sargsyan and Armenian-Americans from all across Southern California. Upon meeting President Serzh Sargsyan, Congressman … Continue reading

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Obama Offered Turkish PM to Continue Relations with Armenia

WASHINGTON — US President Barack Obama met Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan. They touched upon the process of establishing Armenian-Turkish relations. The issue of national minorities living in Turkey was also addressed, Turkish journal reports. The US President praised Erdogan’s … Continue reading

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Armenia’s President to Visit the Southland. Opening of the New Consulate Offices

Celebration of 20th Anniversary of Armenia Sept. 25 GLENDALE — His Excellency Serzh Sarkisian, President of the Republic of Armenian, will pay a visit to the Southland. Earlier, the President participated in the United Nations general assembly in New York, … Continue reading

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Pan-Armenian Forum with Heads of Representatives of Diaspora Armenian Organizations Kicks Offs

YEREVAN – The Pan-Armenian Forum for Heads and Representatives of Diaspora Armenian Organizations kicked off at the ceremonies hall of the sport concert complex in Yerevan on September 19. Attending the solemn session were RA President Serzh Sarkisian; His Holiness … Continue reading

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Top 10 Tax Payers in Armenia

YEREVAN — State Revenue Committee of Armenia published the list of 1000 major tax payers of the country. Zanzegur Copper-Molybdenum Plant leads the list with AMD 15 billion ($41.1 million) entry into State Budget during the first half of 2011. … Continue reading

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Mayor Artin Etmekjian Wins Second Term in Ryde, Australia

RYDE — Artin Etmekjian was re-elected Mayor at Ryde Council meeting. The 49 year old Liberal councilor was the city’s and Australia’s first Armenian Mayor when he won the office last year. He has been a councilor for West Ward … Continue reading

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The Position of Women in the Armenian Church

By Rev. Arnak Kasparian the Armenian Church is still not treating women as equals to men. The argument against giving women full rights is an old one. The basic argument goes like this: God became man in order to bring … Continue reading

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Uruguay’s Initiative to Recognize Karabakh is a Very Positive Sign

“I believe Nagorno-Karabakh should be independent and, in time, unite with Armenia. This is the only way to resolve the issue, Uruguayan FM Luis Almagro said at the recent Uruguayan parliamentary conference on Armenia-Uruguay relations. Uruguay FM had stated also … Continue reading

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