The RA NA President’s congratulatory message reads:
“Dear Mr Hovnanian,
Please, accept my sincere congratulations on your 85th birth anniversary.
You have created a unique kind of a modern national figure, who is firmly connected with the destiny of Armenia and Artsakh, the all-Armenian problems, ranging from the diverse charity initiatives to all-national projects, from the struggle aimed at the fair solution of the Armenian Cause to nation preservation.
Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation, the Armenian Assembly of America, the Armenian National Institute: each of these structures is unique and all of them symbolize your creditable and disinterested activities of an internationally renowned businessman, benefactor and public figure, aimed at the enhancement of Motherland-Diaspora ties, strengthening of Armenia, resisting and overcoming the challenges facing the Armenians, and the one who has put his spiritual and material abilities in the service of the Motherland and the people.
Once again congratulating on the occasion of the jubilee, I wish you good health, inexhaustible energy and longevity.”