Economy and Energy.

Outflow of Capital Instead of Investments

Tuesday September 5th, 2017

Recently the RA National Statistical Service published a number of statistical data describing the level of investment activity in Armenia during the first quarter of 2017. It is no secret…

Reasons for Decline of US-Armenia Trade

Thursday August 31st, 2017

The bilateral relations between the Republic of Armenia and the United States have always been distinguished by their multifaceted and unique nature. For instance, the US has been the major…

Growth in Exports to the EU: Foreign Trade in Numbers

Wednesday July 26th, 2017

As is the case with all small countries characterized by open economic system, foreign trade dynamics in Armenia is one of the fundamental factors outlining the current conjuncture of the…

In Response to Minister of Finance: Consequences of Failing to Integrate into the EAEU

Tuesday June 27th, 2017

Yesterday, addressing the consequences of Armenia’s membership in the EAEU, RA Minister of Finance Vardan Aramyan noted that analyses show that the additional economic effect due to accessing that structure…

Largest Donors for Humanitarian Aid to Armenia

Tuesday May 16th, 2017

According to data published by the RA National Statistical Service, Armenia received humanitarian aid worth 21.8 billion AMD from other countries in 2016. Humanitarian aid is assistance in the form…

RA National Debt Continues to Grow

Friday February 10th, 2017

The level of national debt is one of the basic indicators describing the economic system of the country. The importance of the national debt consists in that it affects the…

The Petrol Loot in Armenia

Tuesday January 26th, 2016

In December 2013, Serj Sargsyan and Vladimir Putin agreed that Armenia would be buying petrol only from the “Rosneft” Russian state corporation. As a result of that monopolization, the price…

No decrease in price for gas and new monopolies for “Gazprom Armenia”

Thursday August 20th, 2015

Yesterday the RA Government session endorsed the project of replenishing the sale agreement of “HayRusGasArd” and the agreement on order of price formation during natural gas delivery signed between Armenia…

How much will electricity price hike increase consumers’ financial burden?

Monday June 22nd, 2015

As is known, the Public Services Regulatory Commission (PSRC) of the Republic of Armenia made a decision on June 17 to raise electricity prices for Armenian consumers by AMD 6.93….

Armenia: The Most Expensive Electricity in CIS (Table)

Wednesday June 17th, 2015

As it is known, the Public Services Regulatory Commission of the Republic of Armenia plans to make a decision about raising the price for electricity in Armenia by 6.93 AMD….

Seminar on Consumer rights – 2

Saturday April 19th, 2014

“Consumer rights: what should we know?” second Seminar took place at JR’s house seminar hall, at 14:00, on 19.04.2014. Speaker: Karen Vardanyan

Food Items Sold by Weight in Armenia Violate Labelling Requirements

Wednesday April 16th, 2014

Labels on foodstuffs purchased by weight in Armenia do not meet all the requirements prescribed by law. Article 8 of the RA Law on Food Safety includes a list of…