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  1. Armenian Energy Subsidy ExtendedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    The government extended its electricity price subsidy to some Armenian small businesses on Monday ahead of new demonstrations planned by the organizers of the recent "Electric Yerevan" protests. The two-week protests forced the government to pledge to keep the tariffs, which were raised by 17 percent in June, unchanged for consumers at least until the results of a special international audit of Armenia's debt-ridden power distribution network.

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  2. German Sterl gov has been detained in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trend

    ... rbaijan. Russian businessman German Sterligov and his family members illegally visited Azerbaijani lands occupied by Armenia, Azerbaijani Prosecutor General's Office said earlier.

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  3. Armenian Government Claims Faster GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Armenian Liberty

    Economic growth in Armenia reached 4.4 percent in the first half of 2015 contrary to gloomy forecasts made by international lending institutions earlier this year, Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian said on Monday. Abrahamian cited the latest macroeconomic data from the National Statistical Service during a weekly cabinet meeting in Yerevan.

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  4. Electric Networks of Armenia announces tender to choose its auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. /ARKA/. The Electric Networks of Armenia CJSC has announced an open tender to choose its auditor, the press office of the company reported on Monday.

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  5. Armenia's foreign trade falls by 20 percent in seven monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. Armenia's foreign trade in the first 7 months of 2015 slashed by almost 20% year-on-year to $2.657.3 billion, according to the latest numbers, released today by the National Statistical Service .

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  6. Armenian schools to welcome around 40,000 first graders this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. Armenian schools will welcome this schooling year that begins September 1 some 40,000 first graders, by 2000 more than in 2014, according to Narine Hovhannisyan, a senior official from the ministry of education and science.

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  7. Prominent Armenian businessman, real estate developer and philanthropist Vahak Hovnanian dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. A prominent Armenian businessman, real estate developer and philanthropist, president of the National Golf Association of Armenia Vahak Hovnanian died on Monday at the age of 83. This information was confirmed by the secretary general and head coach of the National Golf Association of Armenia Karen Hovanesyan.

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  8. Armenia and China to open trade offices in each other's territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. An Armenian government meeting on Monday approved the agreement between the governments of Armenia and China on the opening of trade offices in each other's territory.

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  9. Armenia's monetary base in July 2015 increases by 8% from June to about 883.3 billion drams- NSSRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. According to the latest data of the National Statistical Service , Armenia's monetary base in July 2015 increased by 8% from June to about 883.3 billion drams.

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  10. Money supply in July 2015 increases by 4.6% from June to about 1.764.3 trillion dramsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, August 31. / ARKA /. Money supply in Armenia in July 2015 increased by 4.6% when compared to June to about 1.764.3 trillion drams, the National Statistical Service said today citing preliminary data of the Central Bank.

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  11. Government approves return of ArmenFilm studiosRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    ... government department in charge of state property Arman Sahakyan said the agreement between Armenian government and Armenia Studios (the owner of ArmenFilm) will be dissolved. The government will pay 345 million drams for 100% of the shares. The ...

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  12. CC member explains why parliament speaker cannot be head of countryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    The Constitution of 1995 was illegitimate because it contradicted the Declaration of the Republic of Armenia, a member of the Armenian Constitutional Court said on Monday. "For example, Article 3 of the Declaration clearly states that exclusive authority to act on behalf of Armenia belongs to the Supreme Council," he says.

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  13. Electric Networks of Armenia announces open tender for auditRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

    "The Company's expenses audit for 2009-A 2014, the implementation of agreed and coordinated procedures and compliance audit were jointly developed by the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Armenia and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation. The documents include the requirements and detailed description of services and competition procedures.

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  14. Westward HoRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... to the CIA World Fact Book, 7% to 12% of the population. The majority of the Kurds live in eastern Turkey (Western Armenia). During the recent presidential elections they demonstrated their clout by winning about 13% of the votes and scuttled ...

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  15. Twenty Days The Former Syria Military Police Officer Sleeps At The Hrazdan GorgeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... Migration Service told him that he should vacate this special shelter for another shelter. Mr. Yeghia has come to Armenia alone, his wife died of cancer, his daughter is left in Syria, currently she is married. "I left the special shelter and went ...

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  16. Philanthropist Vahak Hovnanian Passed Away Aged 83Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... himself to supporting and preserving Armenian culture and heritage, and revitalizing the independent Republic of Armenia. Mr. Hovnanian together with his wife Hasmig played prominent role in promoting educational, religious and cultural needs of the ...

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  17. A1+ Journalist To Go To Higher CourtRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... members of the Hakaharvats (Counter Attack) street art group hung a banner reading "Hello Rob" (Rob referring to Armenia's second President Robert Kocharyan) on the National Assembly's main gate, the chief of the NA security Karen Hayrapetyan came ...

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  18. Youri Djorkaeff To Visit Armenia With Brother And Misha AznavourRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    YOURI DJORKAEFF TO VISIT ARMENIA WITH BROTHER AND MISHA AZNAVOUR 15:29, 31 August, 2015 YEREVAN, AUGUST 31, ARMENPRESS. On October 3 international half marathon "Yerevan RunArm 2015" will take place in Yerevan for the first time.

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  19. Turcologist: Aggravation Of Domestic Political Situation In Turkey To ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    ... East are rather swift and one should not rule out possible destruction of some states and creation of new ones. Armenia should be ready for that, he said. "Of course, one cannot hope that we will be able to fulfill Woodrow Wilson's plan, but I ...

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  20. Political Expert: Turkey Must Take First Step In Regulation Of Armenian-Turkish RelationsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Groong

    POLITICAL EXPERT: TURKEY MUST TAKE FIRST STEP IN REGULATION OF ARMENIAN-TURKISH RELATIONS 14:27, 31 August, 2015 YEREVAN, AUGUST 31, ARMENPRESS. The protocols signed between Armenia and Turkey 8 years ago are not timely and cannot serve as a fundamental document for the establishment of the relations between the two countries.

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