Monthly Archives: February 2018

Production Halted at Armenian Copper Mine Because of Toxic Leaks from Dump

Amid continuing criticism from environmentalists, a leading Armenian mining company has suspended production operations at a massive copper deposit in Lori province, citing the need to repair its waste disposal facilities, reports Radio Liberty/Radio Free Europe. The company, Vallex Group, … Continue reading

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Garo Paylan Awarded France’s Grand Vermeil Medal

French President Emmanuel Macron and Turkish Deputy of Parliament Garo Paylan met at the annual banquet of the Coordinating Council of Armenian Organizations of France in Paris. During the event, the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, presented Garo Paylan with … Continue reading

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Iran Wants to Boost Trade With Armenia

Iranian Ambassador to Armenia Kazem Sajjiadi said last Friday, February 2nd, that his country will prepare the grounds for encouraging non-oil exports to Armenia. “Iranian Embassy will spare no efforts in facilitating trade between Tehran and Yerevan,” Sajjiadi said, in … Continue reading

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