Tatra truck production to launch in Armenia

A Tatra truck production factory will be built in Armenia’s Kotayk province, according to a memorandum signed between Tatra Trucks and Zenon LLC, a top official from Gazprom Armenia said. Andranik Harutyunyan More »

Smart and Armenian: Armenia’s first smartphone goes on sale

The first smartphone made in Armenia, called the ArmPhone, went on sale this week. Various Armphone models were unveiled during a kick-off celebration on Monday held as part of a marketing campaign More »

Week of Economic Opportunities Exhibition in Yerevan

To support the economic integration of Syrian refugees in Armenia, GIZ EISRA organises the  business forum “Week of Economic Opportunities (WEO)” on 19-22 May 2016 at Yerevan Expo to promote entrepreneurship, job More »

PicsArt receives USD 20 million funding

According to Techcrunch, PicsArt will allocate the received sum to grow the startup’s user base in China and Japan.   Although PicsArt doesn’t reveal how many users it has in Asia, the More »


South Caucasus Railways posts 11,3% cargo traffic growth in January – August

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The volume of South Caucasus Railways (SCR) cargo traffic in January– August 2012 totaled 2266,4 thousand tons, growing by 11,3% compared with the same period in 2011.

SCR transported 305,2 thousand tons of cargo in export in Jan.– Aug.2012, increasing by 11,1% compared with the same period in 2011.

Cargo transportation in import traffic totaled 884,7 thousand tons, which is 5,7% more than in January-August of last year. In local traffic, 1076,5 thousand tons of cargo was transported during the reporting period.

Armavia fails to pay debts to Zvartnots in time over past non-working days


Armavia air company failed to pay its debts to Zvartnots airport in time over the past non-working days, Armavia’s statement reads.

“It will be possible only within 2-3 days. It comes as a warning from the airport. On the eve of upcoming holidays, the airport wants Armavia to make a prepayment, which is not possible, either. It’s incorrect to issue such warnings to Armavia through flight delays and causing inconvenience for passengers) on the eve of Armenia’s Independence Day,” the company’s statement reads.

Armenian-Georgian business forum to be held in Batumi


On September 27-29, 2012, Batumi will host Armenian-Georgian “Georgia – Armenia Business Forum 2012” business forum organized by the Ministry of Finance and Economy of Ajaria and Armenian “Expomedia” exhibition design center.

The Forum aims at strengthening Armenian-Georgian cooperation, developing Armenian businessmen’s interest toward Ajaria’s free tourism zone as well as other spheres – construction, mining, medicine, food and beverage production , energy, IT etc, Mediamax was told in “Expomedia” center.

Golden Pomegranate Armenian goods and manufacturers fair in Moscow

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On September 21 through 23, Moscow will be holding «Golden Pomegranate» («Золотой Гранат») Armenian goods and manufacturers fair.

Armenian artists, dance ensembles will be among the highlights of the festival aiming to popularize Armenian goods, boosting cultural, trade and economic ties between Armenia and Russia.

Armenia participates in IAEA 56th General Conference


The 56th International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) General Conference launched in Vienna on Monday, with the participation of the IAEA member-states’ delegations. The Armenian delegation is headed by the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Armen Movsisyan, ministerial press service reports.