Armenia

Sharm El Sheikh airport receives 1st Armenia Airways flight

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:19 GMT

There were 124 passengers on board.

Memory of the day: Massacre of Ibrahimi Mosque carried out by Jewish settler in 1994

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 04:41 GMT

On February 25, many important events that changed the world map took place.

Egypt calls upon Armenia, Azerbaijan to de-escalate clashes over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 02:38 GMT

Armenia and Azerbaijan clashed on Sunday over the disputed region. Armenia launched an attack and announced martial laws and military mobilization, while Azerbaijan announced that it responded to an attack by Armenia, BBC reported.

Short visit by Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities to Armenian capital, Yerevan

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 05:11 GMT

On his way to the Georgian capital Tbilisi to attend the 112th session of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani, stopped in the Armenian capital Yerevan.

Armenian president hails US Senate resolution on Armenia genocide

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 09:21 GMT

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian thanked the US Senate for adopting a resolution recognizing the Ottoman Empire's killings of Armenians in the early 20th century as a genocide.

Turkey blocks Armenian ‘genocide’ rally in Istanbul

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 - 10:28 GMT

In recent years, Turkey has been faced with repeated calls to recognize them as genocide.

Egyptian businessmen association, Armenian council sign MoU

Sat, 02 Mar 2019 - 09:48 GMT

The Armenian Egyptian Business Association has signed a memorandum of understanding with the International Business Relations Council of Armenia.

Armenian minister of expats visits Pyramids on Wednesday

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 - 11:59 GMT

Minister of Expats of the Republic of Armenia, Mukhtar Hayrabtian, visited on Sept.26, the Pyramids, accompanied by Minister of Immigration Nabila Makram.

Armenia's newest tourist site has amazing back story

Sun, 29 Jul 2018 - 02:47 GMT

In the cold and quiet, Tosya leads tourists through corridors that connect 7 chambers adorned with Romanesque columns like those at medieval Armenian churches.

Armenia's new PM says will meet Russian president on May 14

Wed, 09 May 2018 - 09:40 GMT

Armenia's newly elected Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said on Wednesday he would meet Russian President Vladimir Putin next week.

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Mon, 07 May 2018 - 08:20 GMT

Countries such as Indonesia where foreigners own a large share of their local bond markets have consequently been among the worst hit as investors jostle to sell.

Protesters block roads across Armenia in stand-off with authorities

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Responding to a call from opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan for a campaign of civil disobedience to force the ruling elite to relinquish its grip on power.

Armenian president calls for talks to resolve crisis

Wed, 02 May 2018 - 10:55 GMT

The political crisis that has engulfed the small ex-Soviet state since protests led to the prime minister’s resignation last week.

Armenian opposition leader calls for strike after losing PM vote

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Pashinyan urged his supporters to launch a campaign of civil disobedience and block key transport links including an airport.

Armenian protest leader says he's only possible PM

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Nikol Pashinyan on Thursday ruled out any possibility of compromise with authorities, saying he should be elected prime minister in a vote next week.

Ally of resigning Armenian PM to become acting PM: RIA

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 02:45 GMT

Karen Karapetyan, Armenia’s first deputy prime minister, will become acting prime minister.

Protesters march in Armenia after opposition leader detained

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 10:52 GMT

Hundreds of opposition supporters took to the streets of Armenia's capital Monday amid rising political turmoil.

Armenian opposition demands early election on eighth day of protests

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 08:24 GMT

Tens of thousands of Armenian opposition supporters rallied on Friday for an eighth consecutive day against the appointment of ex-president Serzh Sarksyan.

Egyptians in Jordan, Oman, Mauritius and Armenia continue voting

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Egyptians in Jordan, Oman, Mauritius and Armenia continue to vote in the 2018 presidential election on Saturday.

Business news wrap-up

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 - 05:00 GMT

A wrap-up for the most prominent news circulated during the day.

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