The President of the Republic of Armenia
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President Armen Sarkissian sent a congratulatory message to His Holiness Pope Francis: Armenia-Vatican interstate relations continue to develop harmoniously
President Armen Sarkissian sent a congratulatory message to His Holiness Pope Francis on the anniversary of his election as Pontiff. Armen Sarkissian was the first Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to Vatican. In 1997 he received the St. Gregory the Great Order from His Holiness Pope John Paul II. Through his active participation, in 1999 in attendance of His Holiness blessed memory John Paul II and His Holiness blessed memory Catholicos of All...
President Armen Sarkissian met with the Ambassador of France in Armenia Jonathan Lacote
President Armen Sarkissian received today the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to the Republic of Armenia Jonathan Lacote. The parties exchanged views on the situation in the world related to the global outbreak of a new coronavirus. Ambassador Lacote presented the current state in France and undertaken measures. Discussed were also opportunities of cooperation in this area. Speaking about programs of cooperation between the two countries in different areas,...
President Armen Sarkissian met with the Chairman of the TV and Radio Commission Tigran Hakopian
President Armen Sarkissian had a working meeting with the Chairman of the TV and Radio Commission Tigran Hakopian. Tigran Hakopian presented activities of the Commission and its functions, spoke about problems existing in the field of TV and radio broadcasting, potential regulations and laws to address them. Speaking about a need of qualitative changes of the programs, the interlocutors stressed the importance of legal reforms necessary to regulate this area.
President Armen Sarkissian met with the Minister of Justice Rustam Badassian
President Armen Sarkissian had a working meeting with the Minister of Justice Rustam Badassian. The interlocutors spoke about the agenda of constitutional changes in Armenia, judicial reforms, fight against corruption, protection of human rights, international cooperation in other areas, and a number of other issues. The Minister of Justice informed President Sarkissian on the works of the expert commission on constitutional changes. President Armen Sarkissian stressed the...
President Armen Sarkissian met with the Head of the Food Safety Inspectorate: stressed was the importance of enhancing control on food safety and sanitary conditions at the eateries
President Armen Sarkissian had a working meeting with the Head of the Government’s Food Safety Inspectorate Georgi Avetissian. At the meeting discussed were works of the Inspectorate and issues related to the processes aimed at ensuring food safety in Armenia. The Head of the Food Safety Inspectorate introduced the areas of the Food Safety Inspectorate’s activities. The President stressed the importance of enhancing the control over food, sanitary and hygienic...
President Armen Sarkissian hosted today Mrs. Rima Demirjian
President Armen Sarkissian hosted today Mrs. Rima Demirjian, the widow of Armenia’s National Hero, statesman Karen Demirjian. She is also the director of the Karen Demirjian Benevolent Fund. The President of Armenia congratulated Mrs. Demirjian on the occasion of Women’s Day, wished her health and all the best. President Sarkissian and Mrs. Demirjian held a cordial conversation on the memories of the past and aspirations of the future, recalled episodes related to...