Monthly Archives: January 2013

EU’s Stefan Fuele Says European Intergration “Good” for Armenia-Russia Ties

Armenia’s integration with the European Union would only stengthen its traditionally close relation with Russia, a top EU official told Armenian parliament speaker Hovik Abrahamian last Wednesday. Abrahamian met the EU’s Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy Commissioner Stefan Fuele during a … Continue reading

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Election of Jerusalem Patriarch During January 23 to 25, 2013

JERUSALEM – The 97th Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem will be elected during a meeting in Jerusalem on January 23 to 25, 2013. The elected Patriarch serves for life. 30 to 32 people, members of the Brotherhood, will vote according to … Continue reading

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Hayastan All-Armenian Fund to Allocate $250,000 to $300,000 to Syrian Armenians

YEREVAN – The Hayastan All-Armenian Fund plans to allocate $250-300 thousand to assist the Syrian Armenians, Ara Vardanyan, Executive Director of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund, told Tert.am $21,422,477 was raised during the Telethon 2012, more than half was raised by … Continue reading

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GNC-ALFA to Invest $12 Million to Expand Presence

YEREVAN – Armenian became the first country in the near abroad to be using Rostelecom services under the company’s own brand name, the vice-president of the Russian-based company said. Naum Marder said at a press conference in Yerevan, the new … Continue reading

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Film Directors From Turkey Are Ready to Make a Film About Armenian Genocide

YEREVAN – A number of film directors from Turkey have applied for making a film about the Armenian Genocide, Director of the National Cinema Center of Armenian Gevorg Gevorgyan. He said that the film is to be shot by the … Continue reading

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Alitalian Start Flights to Yerevan

Italian Airline Alitalia, which commenced services to Abu Dhabi in December, continues to expand its international network, as it launched twice-weekly flights from its Rome Fumicino (FCO) airport to the Armenian Capital of Yerevan (EVN) in mid-December. Flights on the … Continue reading

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