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Local Elections: Disappointed People and Passive Opposition
05.06.2015
11:00
Political forces consider local elections important. Few of the opposition, however, run for the posts at local governments. The same situation is observed during the pre-election period of the June 7 elections.
More Attention to Choral Art in Armenia
03.06.2015
12:00
The Association of Armenian Choirmasters launched a large-scale festival campaign in all the regions of Armenia. On May 27 Gavar, Gegharkunik, hosted “Armenia- My World” children’s festival which involved 12 choirs.
What Will Enhance Effective Child Protection in the Regions?
01.06.2015
11:00
Day care centers and social workers will promote effective child protection in regions. Of no less importance is to protect rights of children deprived of education possibilities and ensure a child’s care and upbringing in a family.
EU Association Agreement as a Basis for a New Agreement between Armenia and EU
29.05.2015
12:30
At the 2013 Vilnius Summit Armenia – unlike Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova – did not sign the EU Association Agreement following its joining the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). Brussels and Yerevan, though, intend to sign a new agreement which will be based on the previously drafted variant and will embrace the new realities as well, namely Armenia’s commitments to the EEU.
What Is the Main Cause of Explosions at Gas Filling Stations?
29.05.2015
11:00
In ninety percent of explosions at liquefied natural gas filling stations drivers are guilty since there is improper operation of gas cylinders installed in cars or cylinders are not timely taken to examination.
Armenia Could Expect Little from the Riga Summit
27.05.2015
13:00
Following the EU Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga, Brussels and Yerevan confirmed their readiness to continue the dialogue for visa facilitation and development of a new agreement, say the Armenian participants of the recent Eastern Partnership Civil Forum in Riga.
Anti-Discrimination Law Will Create Equal Opportunities for the Society
25.05.2015
12:00
Any individual in Armenia – regardless of the affiliation to a minority or social group – may suffer discrimination. Thus, an anti-discrimination law will enhance the protection of discrimination victims’ rights, civil society representatives and rights defenders believe.
The Family of a Victim of Domestic Violence Demand Justice
22.05.2015
11:00
The family of Diana Nahapetyan, 35, who was stabbed by the husband three years ago, still cannot achieve justice and punishment for her husband Volodya Muradyan.
Civil Society’s Proposal for Effective Investigation of Torture Cases
21.05.2015
09:00
Media Center, May 21, 2015: Rights defenders, officials and international experts shared insights on torture prevention, protection of torture victims’ rights and effective investigation in Armenia.
Village Consolidation Referendum: CEC Describes the Process Positive while Observers Reported Violations
19.05.2015
11:00
The Central Electoral Commission informs no violation was reported at the May 17 referendum held in three regions in Armenia. Meanwhile, the Head of the Electoral Systems Center which observed the referendum speaks about the observed violations and his concerns.
From Home to Home Documentary Enhances the Dialogue between Armenians and Azerbaijanis
18.05.2015
17:00
A group of students and lecturers studying the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict from Tartu University, Estonia, participated in the From Home to Home documentary screening at the Media Center.
Syunik Is for Village Consolidation but It Views the Process Risky
15.05.2015
12:30
Locals in Syunik Region speak for the village consolidation program by the Armenian Government. Heads of villages included in the program believe the process will lead to more developed communities and tackle infrastructure issues.
Armenia - Turkey Ararat Valley Instead of Silicon Valley
13.05.2015
11:30
The projects bridging the IT sectors in Armenia and Turkey – with five teams of young entrepreneurs actively collaborating – were wrapped up at the Media Center hosted press conference, with an awarding ceremony following.
Hot Discussion: How to Tax Resident Companies Transporting Armenian Labor
11.05.2015
12:00
The recent proposed amendments to the laws on income tax and profit tax define that the resident companies in Armenia which take Armenian citizens to foreign countries to work may pay income and profit taxes to the state budget. The bill remains in the spotlight.
Bologna Reforms in Armenia Have Seen No Progress
07.05.2015
12:00
The Bologna process has been carried out in Armenia since 2005, with a lot of people not really understanding the process as such. Neither students nor faculties are well aware of the reforms, experts believe.
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