The President of the Republic of Armenia
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President Serzh Sarkissian participated at the festivities at the Sardarapat Memorial
Today, President Serzh Sarkissian visited the Memorial of Sardarapat and participated at the festivities dedicated to the Republic’s Day. After the wreath laying ceremony, which took place at the Memorial dedicated to the eternal glory of the heroes of Sardarapat, there took place festivities and a concert.
President Serzh Sarkissian received the Chairman of VTB Bank company
Today President Serzh Sarkissian received the Chairman of VTB Bank company, Andrei Kostin. The President of Armenia hailed activities of the Bank in our country and noted that currently existing projects create new opportunities for the expansion of cooperation. Speaking about the forthcoming development programs of the Bank, Andrei Kostin said that VTB considers Armenia a country with one of the most stable and perspective investment climates and thus, intends to implement a number of...
President Serzh Sarkissian received the Ambassador of Japan to Armenia
Today President Serzh Sarkissian received the Ambassador of Japan to Armenia, H.E. Yasuo Saito (residence in Moscow). The two sides expressed satisfaction with the current level of bilateral cooperation and noted that with the establishment of diplomatic relations the relations between Armenia and Japan have been developing upward. President Sarkissian said that next year Armenia plans to open a diplomatic representation in Tokyo, which will become a serious impetus for the further...
Today President Serzh Sarkissian participated at the first conference on banking and financing issues held in Dilijan.
In his greeting address Serzh Sarkissian said that the financial system of Armenia has a real potential for becoming the regional financial center. “I believe it is achievable, and I am confident that this very approach should guide our works in the coming years,” stressed the President and added “we must act insistently for bringing to Armenia all the innovations that appear in the world.” Armenia will take on experience, contemporary methods and traditions of doing business in financials...
Today President Serzh Sarkissian held a meeting with the Heads of Missions of the EU member states accredited in Yerevan, and the representative of the delegation of the European Commission
President Sarkissian said that these meetings are a proper format for the discussions of the issues on the Armenia-European Union agenda. According to the President of Armenia, further deepening of the relations with the EU will undeniably expedite Armenia’s democratic as well as economic development. Viewing the implementation of the Action Plan in the framework of the New Neighborhood policy as a priority for Armenia, the President stressed that the Plan is in full agreement with the...
Today the newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa, Andres Venter (residence in Kiev) presented his credentials to President Serzh Sarkissian
The President of Armenia congratulated the Ambassador on his nomination and noted that Armenia attaches priority to the development of relations with the African states and with the Republic of South Africa in particular. Serzh Sarkissian hailed the balanced position of South Africa on the Armenia-related issues that are being discussed in different international structures. The newly appointed Ambassador said that he observed in the programs of the Armenian Government a number of issues,...