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Central Bank of Armenia: exchange rates and prices of precious metals - 24-01-22

The Central Bank of Armenia informs “Armenpress” that today, 24 January, USD exchange rate down by 0.49 drams to 481.63 drams. EUR exchange rate down by 1.19 drams to 545.49 drams. Russian Ruble exchange rate down by 0.13 drams to 6.17 drams. GBP exchange rate down by 2.74 drams to 651.50 drams. The Central Bank has set the foll...

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armenpress.am36 minutes ago

Asian Stocks down - 24-01-22

Asian main indexes values for 24 January: The value of Japanese NIKKEI up by 0.24% to 27588.37 points, Japanese TOPIX up by 0.14% to 1929.87 points. Chinese Shanghai Composite up by 0.04% to 3524.11 points, and HANG SENG down by 1.24% to 24656.46 points. The Nikkei-225 Stock Average is a price-weighted average of 225 top-rated J...

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armenpress.aman hour ago

Armenian Minister of Justice holds meeting with Ambassador of Belarus

Minister of Justice of Armenia Karen Adnreasyan received Ambassador of Belarus to Armenia Alexander Konyuk, the ministry reports. Minister Andreasyan presented the judicial reforms and the program of introducing electronic justice system. The Ambassador said the justice ministry of Belarus is interested in the digitization of th...

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armenpress.aman hour ago

Kristinne Grigoryan passes confirmation vote to become next Human Rights Defender of Armenia

Kristinne Grigoryan will officially assume the duties of Human Rights Defender of Armenia after incumbent Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan’s term in office ends on February 23. Grigoryan passed a confirmation vote in parliament on January 24. Out of the 107 MPs, only 68 took part in the vote, all of whom voting in favor. The ...

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armenpress.am2 hours ago

Opposition to hold discussions on nominating presidential candidate

1/4th of the total number of Members of Parliament can nominate a candidate for President, therefore both the ruling party and the opposition have the levers to nominate their candidates, according to opposition Hayastan faction MP Aram Vardevanyan. He said that President Sarkissian’s resignation will cause concrete political pr...

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armenpress.am2 hours ago

Voting on electing new Ombudsman of Armenia launched in Parliament

The Armenian Parliament is electing today a new Human Rights Defender. The voting kicked off at 15:30 in a closed format. It will last an hour. Kristine Grigoryan is the only candidate for the Ombudsman. She has been nominated by the ruling Civil Contract faction. ...

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armenpress.am3 hours ago

COVID-19 vaccinations show their effectiveness even in presence of changing strains - Armenia health minister

Vaccinations against COVID-19 show their effectiveness even in the presence of changing strains, Minister of Health of Armenia Anahit Avanesyan said at a press conference. She said that in 2021 they continued the fight against the pandemic and also launched the vaccination process. The minister said they managed to provide peopl...

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armenpress.am3 hours ago

MP Arsen Torosyan says President Sarkissian’s resignation arguments are “strange”

Member of Parliament Arsen Torosyan from the ruling Civil Contract party says President Armen Sarkissian’s reasons for resignation are “strange”. He said that President Sarkissian was well aware that the position was largely ceremonial when he took office. “And it’s very strange that this is being cited as an obstacle for makin...

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armenpress.am6 hours ago

Armenia's ex-defense minister denied bail

Indicted ex-defense minister Davit Tonoyan will remain jailed after being denied bail by a Yerevan court on Monday. Tonoyan’s lawyer said that only one defendant – Artyom Hambaryan – was granted release on bail on a sum of 5,000,000 drams. Other defendants, including Tonoyan, were denied bail. Two Members of Parliament from the ...

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armenpress.am7 hours ago

688 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Armenia

688 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in the past 24 hours, bringing the cumulative total number of confirmed cases to 352,399, the National Center of Disease Control and Prevention of Armenia said. 4612 tests were administered (total 2,679,525). 176 people recovered (total 334,394). Deaths were not recorded in the past 24 ho...

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