Unprecedented GDP Growth in Artsakh
The GDP growth rate comprised 15.6%, the index-deflator – 2.5%, whereas in 2016 these numbers were 9.2% and 0.5% respectively.
The GDP growth rate comprised 15.6%, the index-deflator – 2.5%, whereas in 2016 these numbers were 9.2% and 0.5% respectively.
During the event the pupils and teachers presented poems, songs and dances about the native language.
Bako Sahakyan underlined the necessity of thoroughly examining the results of the implemented activities, carrying out analyses to evaluate on an objective manner the situation and undertaking concrete steps to solve the existing problems.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of #Karabakh Movement. A number of events dedicated to the crucial stage of our history will be organized in #Artsakh, #Armenia and abroad.
...calls upon the international community and parliamentary institutions to give legal assessment to the massacre of the Armenian population in Baku and take steps against the continuing anti-Armenian propaganda in Azerbaijan to prevent its possible consequences
I am confident that the system workers will do everything possible for proper solution of the problems they face, exercising justice in strict correspondence with the letter and spirit of the law.
In 2017 the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Artsakh has registered 23 cases of foreign citizens' marriage permissions.
When there is a problem, which has not been solved for many years and we discuss it, everyone says that it cannot be resolved. However, the youth are of another opinion. We do not have to admit the situation; we have to dream, which gives us power.
We think that in Artsakh there should be a strong, centralized President's Institute rather than a parliamentary government. In the warring country, we believe, the presidential administration works much better.
There are a lot of pregnant women, and that just makes me happy. In a country like Artsakh, which is constantly in a danger of war, people live their lives more fully than in civilized countries like Canada.
"If we manage to properly prepare before summer, we will participate in the pan-Armenian festival of author’s songs — Sail of Hope,’" Julieta Arushanyan added.
On the same day President Sahakyan convened an enlarged consultation in the republic's southern wing to discuss the realization of various programs there and plans for the future.
In his speech, Robert Avetisyan touched upon Artsakh’s important political and economic developments of the passing year, as well as the current stage of the settlement of the conflict between Azerbaijan and Karabakh.
This week, Hayastan All-Armenian Fund donated a four-room house to the Poghosyan family.
And the rest will be completely renovated as a result of which the Artsakh State University will have building conditions corresponding to modern standards.
According to the Ministry 99 families that have six or more children will be provided with houses this year.
"Soon 6 houses will also be handed over to their new owners, while the construction works of 10 houses are underway. Some of them are expected to be put into operation by the end of the year."
Arthur Arushanyan, representing Armenia, the World Champion from Artsakh, wining the Japan sportsman in the final tour, became the champion of Europe.
President Sahakyan qualified the expansion of the preschool network in Shoushi among the most important guarantees for the town's development and extended his gratitude to American philanthropist of Armenian origin Eduard Msrlyan for the implementation of the project.
The youth affairs organizer of the Karvachar house of culture, Tatev Virabyan stated that the reconstruction works have been organized by the co-finances "Ararat foundation" and "Pativ" company operating in the USA.
Assyrian national dishes were presented by Karine Piroyev, a resident of Ishkhanadzor community in Kashatagh region, in Artsakh. She noted that she presented the type of Assyrian sweets, which is being prepared only on holidays.
The President took a walk along the pavilions, got introduced with the products presented by the regions and private entrepreneurs, exchanged views on the problems existing in the sphere and future activitie
The Minister of Agriculture of Artsakh, Zhirayr Mirzoyan, in a talk to Artsakh Press, noted that it is the seventh year, that the Harvest Day is celebrated in Artsakh. According to the Artsakh official, this year is unique by the highest number of participants in the event.
Your work, problems existing in the field have always been in the spotlight of the authorities. Various programs aimed at development of education and science, improvement of your working and social conditions are being implemented in our country. These activities will be of a continuous nature.
At first, a copy of the cross of Surb Khach of Ashot Yerkat, the guardian of the Armenian army, has been consecrated, after which the liturgy was served.
During the last two days lectures and film screening, open-door days, visits to natural, historical and cultural monuments, meeting discussions on the topic were organized in Artsakh.
The foundation pursues no private profit, just providing the Artsakh artisans with a platform of self-realization and sales and, if needed, also providing training opportunities.
Specially designed "13 Road Trails" through mountain trails "guide" tourists from Artsakh’s northern to southern regions giving them the opportunity to visit the most beautiful and famous monuments. Besides, mountain cycling and hiking also has a huge potential of development in Artsakh, in the direction of which some work is being done.
Today the monastery stand proudly high on the mountains as a symbol of unconquerable will and power of the Armenians, continuing to attack growing number of tourist every year.
"There are small olive orchards in the territory of the Republic of Artsakh; we will have large olive plantations subsequently," Aram Mkhoyan noted.
On July 18 the Speaker of the National Assembly Ashot Ghoulyan convened a working consultation with the participation of NA Standing Committees, factions' leaders and staff members.
According to the source, currently in "Megerian Carpet" OJSC, 5 carpets are being knitted of which 3 are for Gandzasar church, two for Artsakh President's residence.
According to the latest consititutional changes in the country, President must be elected by the parliament.
During the meeting, Minister of Finance Spartak Tevosyan presented a report on the execution of the state budget for the first quarter of 2017. According to him, in the first quarter of 2017, GDP was 43.3 billion drams, which is 8.1 percent more than in the same period last year.
A special program aimed at developing the research and creative skills of children has been developed for the summer school. The education part of the program is based on the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) approach.
Your whole life is a vivid example of serving devotedly to the Motherland and native people, due to which you were honored the title of the "Artsakh Hero".
Afterwards, the concert with the participation of the famous rock band "Nemra", "Shushva band" group and DJs was followed.
They are mainly from Lebanon, Syria and from different regions of Armenia
Meanwhile, the Azerbaijani side represents this as a violation of Azerbaijan's airspace, continuing the scandal raised around using the airport in Stepanakert.
Areg Balayan from Artsakh wins the photo competition with the photo entitled "Finally, some rest."
Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree on the 2017 summer draft and demobilization, official page of NKR President reports.
After the discussion, the co-authors proposed the MPs to submit proposals within 14 days and join the further amendment works of the draft law if they wish.
In Shushi, the victory mood is all around. Cars drive with flags attached on them, everywhere one can hear the sounds of Armenian traditional music.
At the Renaissance Square the presentation of military equipment was organized. People took their children in military uniforms to the square to take photos.
He added that during excavations and pool pipes of different period, as well as brick structure have been discovered.
...if we consider the political context, then we are to state that after the Lapshin’s case, there was a concern that those people, who are in the Azerbaijani black least, will avoid visiting Artsakh.
President Sahakyan underlined the importance of completing the cultural hearth reconstruction within the set period and the imperative of maintaining the high quality of the activities.
We are grateful to you, our dearest mothers and sisters, wives and daughters. Always be healthy, joyful and happy. May success accompany you and all your relatives and friends!
It should be mentioned that the day of the referendum coincided with Artsakh Revival Day. I think that the people with their inner passion, as in 1988, subconsciously wanted to raise their voice.
79.428 (76.44% of the total number of voters) out of 103.766 citizens took part in the voting.
What refers to the referendum turnout, the deputy noted that in the morning, by 9 o'clock, it was a little passive in Stepanakert. "However it is understandable. In the region it is more active, in Askeran there was even a queue," Balayan noted.
In Stepanakert (capital of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic) is has snowed a lot.
Referring to the suggestion of passing to presidential system of governance, the professor considered all the factors that will have a decisive role and concluded that for ensuring the security of Artsakh people passing to the presidential system is justified.
A wide range of issues related to the constitutional reforms were on the meeting agenda.
"In front of Artsakh IT Center there is a metallic robot monument, "A Gardener with a Wheelchair," which symbolizes peaces and kindness, to show that technologies should serve for the good of people," added Head of the laboratory Albert Tsaturyan.
The visit of doctors to Stepanakert was initiated by the Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Armenia in Fresno and by the assistant of the Armenian community there.
This year the farmers of the Kashatagh region were in the first place by the diversity and amount of the harvest presented.
"Mer Tagh" ( from Armenian translated as "Our District") which was opened by a newly formed family, who moved to motherland after the war.
In the opening ceremony of the presentation the rector of the University after Grigor Narekatsi, President of Artsak Writers' Union, Vardan Hakobyan noted that the book "The Word on the Border" includes the works of the Artsakh literary family, both prose and poetry, as well as Artsakh folklore semples.
For his part, Francois Rochebloine underscored the importance of cultural ties and the development of the French language in Artsakh, which seriously contributes to the expansion and enhancement of the bilateral ties. He also inquired about the situation on the border and the process of constitutional reforms launched in the republic.
"We were very overjoyed when we met you in Dadivank and saw your kind attitude, love and devotion towards your monastery and our national sanctuaries. We saw that you are the brave children of your parents, and that you will protect your Homeland with the same zeal", stated His Holiness, expressing happiness on the occasion of the visit of the schoolchildren to Mother See.
Thousands of young people with posters "The criminal should be punished" "We demand justice for Gurgen Margaryan" "Return the criminal back to prison in Hungary" and the like walked to the monument in Stepanakert.
The Committee Chairman Ashot Ghulyan presented his considerations. The deadline for a final draft of constitutional reforms is November 20.
Issues related to the organization of the 7th Pan-Armenian summer games to be held in Artsakh in 2019 were discussed during the meeting.
He added that until the end of this year the money will be provided for the restoration of the houses and people will be able to return their homes.
Graduate students, young teachers and scientists of higher education institutions and research centers of Armenia and other countries can take part in the conference (age of participants – till 35 years old, but in exceptional cases participation of scientists elder than 35 is foreseen).
Violence against the NKR National Assembly deputy, political figure gives additional cause of concern.
The brothers Hovhannes and Vahe Parazyan who live in Moscow also took part in the fundraising and have doubled the raised money.Armenians from various countries, as well as foreigners, including Yezidis living in Germany, also took part in fundraising for supporting Artsakh.
Nagorno Karabakh Republic National Assembly factions condemn the genocide committed against Greeks in Ottoman Empire.
Each time I am absent from my town no later than in 3-4 days I start missing it. They always ask me: "What do I miss?" I respond: "Everything, because every corner in this town, every city is very dear to me. This is a feeling that I cannot explain.”
Carrying with them flowers and posters with "Rest in peace, we continue your mission" the youth visited the graves of the brave soldiers who died during the four-day war to pay tribute to their immoral memory.
In Artsakh they will participate in the events devoted to the day of foundation of NKR Defense Army, Shushi Liberation day, 71st anniversary of the Great Patriotic War.
Four year old Mher Makaryan, who dreams of becoming a soldier, with a childish sincerity noted: "I have already got a uniform of a soldier, my mother bought it for me. My father attached the Armenian flag on it. I eat enough to grow up soon and serve in the army and defend my homeland."