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CSUN’s Armenian Studies Program Receives $3 Million Anonymous Gift.

California State University, Northridge has received an anonymous $3 million gift to support its Armenian Studies Program and provide scholarships to students.

European Union To Send $70 Million To Armenia For COVID-19 Economic Relief & Judicial Reform.

The European Union will allocate Armenia a total of €60 million ($70 million) according to Armenian Deputy Minister Mher Grigoryan.

Pashinyan: Armenian Government ‘Ensures 100% Transparency’ In Fight Against Pandemic.

The Armenian government works under conditions of a 100% transparency in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said...

Armenia Shuts Down Schools As Precaution Against The Coronavirus.

Shortly after the first novel coronavirus case was confirmed in Armenia, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has announced that all educational institutions, including schools, universities...

RSF Alarmed By “Harassment” Of Armenian Journalists.

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said on Thursday, February 13 that they are alarmed by an increase in the harassment of journalists in Armenia, where...

Armenian Parliament Passes Bill To Ban Indoor Smoking By 2022.

By a vote of 76 to 16, the Armenian National Assembly approved a government sponsored bill that will gradually ban smoking in eateries, cafes...

Yerevan Featured In National Geographic’s 2020 Travel Cool List.

Yerevan among the World’s 20 travel destinations selected by National Geographic for its 2020 Cool List. - New routes are opening up to the Armenian capital,...

Armenian Violinist Sergey Khachatryan Recognized World’s Best Young Musician.

Prominent Armenian violinist Sergey Khachadrian has received the annual award of Credit Swiss Bank and was recognized as “The Best Young Musician of the...

Henrikh Mkhitaryan Voted Armenia’s Footballer Of The Year For 9th Time.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been named Best Footballer of the Year 2019 in Armenia, the Football Federation of Armenia said. - Mkhitaryan, captain of the Armenian national...

Gunman Arrested After Opening Fire In Yerevan Office Building.

A gunman surrendered to the Armenian police after reportedly bursting into an office building in Yerevan and opening fire there on Thursday. - Police officers rushed...

Armenia’s Tsaghkadzor Among Top 10 CIS Ski Resorts.

The TourStat agency has released its list of the most popular CIS ski resorts for leisure and travel this year for Russian tourists on...

2nd-Century Roman-Era Water Aqueduct Unearthed In Artashat, Armenia.

Archaeologists have discovered a 2nd century aqueduct during excavations in Artashat, a town in the province of Ararat 30 km southeast of Yerevan.  The water bridge...

CSUN’s Armenian Studies Program Receives $3 Million Anonymous Gift.

California State University, Northridge has received an anonymous $3 million gift to support its Armenian Studies Program and provide scholarships to students.

European Union To Send $70 Million To Armenia For COVID-19 Economic Relief & Judicial Reform.

The European Union will allocate Armenia a total of €60 million ($70 million) according to Armenian Deputy Minister Mher Grigoryan.

Pashinyan: Armenian Government ‘Ensures 100% Transparency’ In Fight Against Pandemic.

The Armenian government works under conditions of a 100% transparency in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said...

Turkey’s Erdogan Claims Armenia Is Biggest Obstacle To Peace In Caucasus.

During his address at the UN, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made another ludicrous statement regarding Armenia. He...

President Sarkissian: Armenia & China Have Great Potential For Cooperation.

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian today paid a visit to the Embassy of China in Armenia ahead of the national holiday of...