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20.03.2019
Visit of Delegation Led by NA President Ararat Mirzoyan to Germany Continue
The delegation led by the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan being on March 18-21 on an official visit in Germany, in the morning of March 20 had a meeting with the Director of the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) Professor Doctor Volker Perthes and th...

19.03.2019
Delegation Led by Ararat Mirzoyan Meets with President of Bundestag Wolfgang Schäuble
The delegation led by the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan being on an official visit in Germany on March 18-21 had a meeting with the President of the Bundestag Wolfgang Schäuble.In his welcoming remarks the President of the Bundestag noted that in Germany they had followed wit...

19.03.2019
Delegation on World Bank Procurement Visits Parliament
On March 19, on the initiative of the Deputy Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Financial-Credit and Budgetary Affairs Artak Manukyan a working discussion on the opportunities of the Procurement Process Use and the perspectives of their harmonisation in terms of the World Bank (WB) programmes....

19.03.2019
Alen Simonyan Receives Ambassador of Georgia to Armenia
On March 19, the RA NA Vice President Alen Simonyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Armenia George Saganelidze.Welcoming the Ambassador the NA Vice President highly assessed the Armenian and Georgian peoples' relations and highlighted the offic...

19.03.2019
Development of Armenia-European Union Cooperation Highlighted
On March 19, the RA NA Standing Committee on European Integration hosted the delegation led by Lawrence Meredith, the Director for Neighbourhood East, DG Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR), European Commission being in Armenia on a working visit. The Head of the EU delegation to Ar...

19.03.2019
Report on Procedure of Government Programme Implementation and Its Results Discussed
On Marcvh 19, at the sitting the RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs moderated by Vladimir Vardanyan debated the part concerning the sphere of justice in the report on the procedure of the RA Government Programme implementation and its results that was appreciated by the executive bo...

19.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan Hosts Ambassador of Georgia to Armenia
On March 19, the RA NA Vice President Lena Nazaryan met the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Armenia George Saganelidze.Lena Nazaryan highlighted the two peoples' friendship, considering necessary the further development and expansion of the Armenian-Ge...

19.03.2019
Issues on Armenian-Georgian Relations Discussed
On March 19, the RA NA Vice President Vahe Enfiajyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Armenia George Saganelidze.Thanking for the reception the Ambassador underlined the friendly and close relations formed between the peoples of centuries-old hi...

18.03.2019
Meetings of Delegation Led by RA NA President Begin in Germany
In the morning of March 18, the delegation led by the President of the National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan being on an official visit in Germany on March 18-21, had meetings with the Vice President and members of the House of Representatives of Berlin. In the course of the meeting Ararat Mirzoyan once...

18.03.2019
Meeting with Representatives of Cinema Sphere
On March 18, on the initiative of the deputy of the Bright Armenia Faction of the RA National Assembly, the Member of the Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Diaspora, Youth and Sport Anna Kostanyan meeting-discussion with the representatives of the cinema sphere was organized in the ...

18.03.2019
Welcoming Remarks by RA NA Ararat Mirzoyan in Berlin Parliament
On March 18, the RA NA President being in the Federal Republic of Germany on an official visit made welcoming remarks in Berlin Landtag/Parliament.“Distinguished Ms Vice President, Dear colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let us thank you for this opportunity of meeting with you and welcoming you...

16.03.2019
RA NA President Visits Motherland Defender’s Rehabilitation Centre
On March 16, the President of the RA National Assembly visited the Motherland Defender’s Rehabilitation Centre.The Head of the Parliament accompanied by the Chancellor of Yerevan State Medical University Armen Muradyan and the directorate had a cognitive tour in the Rehabilitation Centre. It is...

15.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau
On March 15, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the delegation led by the Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau Mirjana Spoljaric Egger.Welcoming the guests the Head of the Parliament has highly assessed the support programme being implemented by the UN which has a gre...

15.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Ambassador of Italy to Armenia
On March 15, the RA NA President Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to the RA Vincenzo del Monaco.Welcoming the guest the Head of the parliament has highlighted the dynamically developing friendly relations with Italy, which are based on our two people...

15.03.2019
Discussion in Close Format with Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan Held in NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations
On March 15, in the NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations a discussion in close format was held with the participation of the Committee Members and the RA Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan. The Chairs of the RA NA Standing Committees on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs and on St...

15.03.2019
Delegation Led by RA NA President is To Leave for Germany
The delegation led by the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan will be on an official visit in the Federal Republic of Germany on March 18-21.The agenda of the visit includes the meetings of the Head of the Parliament with the President of the Bundestag Wolfgang Schäuble, the Vice P...

14.03.2019
A Number of Issues on Protection of Employers’ Rights in Armenia Discussed
On March 14, the members of the NA Standing Committee on European Integration met with the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Specialist Regional Coordinator on Labour Administration, Labour Inspection, Labour Security and Health Care of the UN International Labour Organization (ILO) Valentin Moca...

14.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives PACE Monitoring Committee Co-rapporteurs on Armenia
On March 14, the RA NA Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan received the co-rapporteurs of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Armenia Yuliya Lovochkina and Andrej Šircelj.Welcoming the guests the Head of the parliament wished success the co-rapporteurs in th...

14.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan Meets with NATO Secretary General\'s Special Representative
On March 14, the RA NA Vice President Lena Nazaryan met with Clare Hutchinson, the NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative.The RA NA Vice President highlighted the meetings being held within the framework of the NATO Week in Yerevan on March 11-18, reaffirming the readiness of Armenia to con...

14.03.2019
Meetings of PACE Monitoring Committee Co-rapporteurs on Armenia in Parliament
On March 14, the co-rapporteurs of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Armenia Yuliya Lovochkina and Andrej Šircelj being in Armenia on a fact finding mission had meetings with the representatives of the political forces in the parliament. The Se...

14.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Hosts Delegation Led by President of Georgia Arrived in Armenia on an Official Visit
On March 14, the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the delegation led by the President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili being in Armenia on an official visit. The meeting was held in an expanded format.Welcoming the guests Ararat Mirzoyan expressed confidence that the repres...

14.03.2019
Parliament Ends Work of Extraordinary Sitting
On March 14, the RA National Assembly continued the work of the extraordinary sitting convened on the initiative of the RA Government and debated the two agenda draft laws.The RA Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies Hakob Arshakyan presented for debate the draft law on A...

13.03.2019
At Extraordinary Sittings of RA NA Standing Committees
On March 13, at the extraordinary sitting moderated by Vladimir Vardanyan the RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs debated and endorsed the draft law on Amending the RA Law on Public Service.The key speaker, the RA Deputy Minister of Justice Suren Krmoyan noted that the RA law on the ...

13.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Delegation Led by OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Miroslav Lajčák
On March 13, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the delegation led by Miroslav Lajčák, the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office.Welcoming the guests Ararat Mirzoyan expressed conviction that the OSCE led ...

13.03.2019
Parliament Convenes Extraordinary Sitting
On March 13, under the Article 100 of the RA Constitution and the Article 41 of the RA Constitutional Law the Rules of Procedure of the National Assembly, the parliament convened an extraordinary sitting and two draft laws were included in the agenda.The RA Minister of Transport, Communication and I...

13.03.2019
Panel Discussion on Democratic Control of the RA Armed Forces Begins in National Assembly Held
On March 13, in the Gilded Hall of the RA National Assembly within the framework of NATO Week a Panel Discussion on the theme Democratic Control of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Armenia was held, where the NA deputies, representatives of the RA Government, diplomatic corps, the civil society a...

12.03.2019
Armenian and Czech Parliamentarians Discuss Issues on Bilateral Cooperation
On March 12, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Defense and Security Andranik Kocharyan and the Chair of the NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Ruben Rubinyan met with the delegation headed by Patrik Kunčar, the Vice-Chairperson of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and...

12.03.2019
Anush Begloian: I Evaluate Effective the Visit to Istanbul and the Working Order Discussion in PABSEC
At March 12 press conference, the Member of the RA NA Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (PABSEC) Anush Begloian presented details about the PABSEC workshop held in Istanbul on March 5-7.The speaker noted that issues on working order and organizational cha...

12.03.2019
First Sitting of Working Group of Scientific-Expert Council Held
On March 12, the first sitting of the Working Group of the Scientific Expert Council adjunct to the RA National Assembly Standing Committee on Regional and Eurasian Integration was held.The RA NA deputies, representatives of the civil society and the international structures, the NGOs, the Eurasian ...

12.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan Hosts Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan
On March 12, the RA NA Vice President Lena Nazaryan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Armenia Timur Urazayev.Highly assessing the Armenian-Kazakh existing relations, the NA Vice President highlighted the further development of the inter-parlia...

12.03.2019
Issues on Expansion of Armenian-Kazakh Cooperation Discussed
On March 12, the RA NA Vice President Vahe Enfiajyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Armenia Timur Urazayev.Positively assessing the Armenian-Kazakh current relations the RA NA Vice President highlighted the further development of the inter-...

12.03.2019
Meetings of Head of the ARF Europe Armenian Cause Committee
On March 12, the Head of the ARF Europe Hai Dat/Armenian Cause Committee Office Gaspar Karapetian had meetings with the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Ruben Rubinyan, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on European Integration Arman Yeghoyan, the Chair of the RA NA ...

12.03.2019
Issues on Armenian-German Cooperation Discussed
On March 12, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Defense and Security Andranik Kocharyan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of Armenia Bernhard Matthias Kiesler, the Member of the Supervisory Board in the German Bunde...

12.03.2019
Alen Simonyan Receives Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Armenia
On March 12, the RA NA Vice President Alen Simonyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Armenia Timur Urazayev.The interlocutors highlighted the further development of the relations between the two countries and the deepening of the inter-parlia...

12.03.2019
Seminar on Budgetary Process in National Assembly
On March 12, the RA NA deputies took part in the seminar on the themes Programme Budgeting and Its Contribution in the RA and the RA Budgetary Process organized on the initiative of the RA NA Budget Office.The Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Financial-Credit and Budgetary Affairs Mane Tandi...

12.03.2019
RA NA Standing Committee on Economic Affairs Convene Extraordinary Sitting
At March 12 extraordinary sitting, the RA NA Standing Committee on Economic Affairs moderated by Babken Tunyan debated the item on Amending the RA Law on Banning the Import of the Transport Means with Right Hand Drive.As the key speaker, the Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Techn...

12.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan’s Address to the Speaker of the Georgian Parliament on the 100th Anniversary of the Formation of Parliamentarism in the Country
Distinguished Mr Irakli Kobakhidze,On behalf of the deputies of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia and on my own behalf I cordially congratulate you on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Constituent Assembly, first legislative body of Georgia.One hundred year...

11.03.2019
Alen Simonyan: Participation of Armenia in NATO PA Programmes Will Promote Stable Progress of Policy, Democratic and Systemic Reforms in Our Country
On March 11, the RA NA Vice President Alen Simonyan and the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Defense and Security Andranik Kocharyan met with the NATO PA Secretary General’s Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai. Alen Simonyan has noted that the participat...

11.03.2019
Working Discussion at RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs
On March 11, at the invitation of the RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs the RA Minister of Health Arsen Torosyan visited the parliament. Arsen Torosyan answered the deputies’ questions on some themes of public interest.The MPs were interested in the ...

11.03.2019
Issues on Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Discussed
On March 11, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Financial-Credit and Budgetary Affairs Mane Tandilyan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin. Welcoming the Ambassador in the parliament the Committee Chair highlighted the development o...

11.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Representatives of Armenian Assembly of America
On March 11, the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the Co-Chair of the Armenian Assembly of America Anthony Barsamian. The Regional Director of the Assembly Arpi Vartanian also attended the meeting.The NA Speaker highly assessed the significant contribution to the strength...

11.03.2019
Extraordinary Sitting of RA National Assembly To Be Convened
By the decision of the RA NA Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan, under the Article 100 of the RA Constitution and the Article 41 of the RA Constitutional Law the NA Rules of Procedure, at the initiative of the RA Government on March 13, at 12:00 an extraordinary sitting of the National Assembly will be convene...

09.03.2019
Deputy Speaker of Swedish Parliament Pays Tribute in Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex
On March 9, the delegation led by the Second Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of the Swedish Kingdom Lotta Johnsson Fornarve  accompanied by the RA NA Deputy Speaker Lena Nazaryan visited the Memorial Complex of the Armenian Genocide victims.Lotta Johnsson Fornarve laid a wreath to the Mon...

09.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Delegation led by Deputy Speaker of Swedish Parliament
On March 9, the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the delegation led by the Second Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of the Swedish Kingdom Lotta Johnsson Fornarve. The RA NA Deputy Speaker Lena Nazaryan also attended the meeting.The Head of the legislative body highly asse...

08.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan’s Speech in the Event Titled Civil Society-National Assembly Cooperation Platform for Equal Rights and Equal Opportunities of Women and Men
Dear women,Distinguished Deputy Speaker of the Swedish Parliament Lotta Johnsson Fornarve,Distinguished Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Judith Margareth Farnworth,Dear MPs and guests,It is a great joy and honour for me to welcome you in the National Assembly to...

08.03.2019
Memorandum of Mutual Understanding Signed
On March 8, at the RA NA Gilded Hall on the initiative of the RA National Assembly and the OxYGen Foundation the event titled Civil Society-National Assembly Cooperation Platform for Equal Rights and Equal Opportunities of Women and Men, where the deputies, the representatives of the international a...

07.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan Receives Ambassador of China to Armenia
On March 7, the RA NA Deputy Speaker Lena Nazaryan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of People’s Republic of China to Armenia Tian Erlong.Welcoming the Ambassador Lena Nazaryan has noted that the Armenian-Chinese friendly relations have a history of many centuries, and t...

07.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Ambassador of the United States to Armenia
On March 1, the RA NA Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States to the Republic of Armenia Lynne TracyArarat Mirzoyan congratulated the Ambassador on assuming the diplomatic mission, wishing her effective work for the two countries’ welfar...

06.03.2019
Vahe Enfiajyan and Sergey Kopirkin Discuss Issues on Armenian-Russian Cooperation
On March 6, the RA NA Vice President Vahe Enfiajyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin.During the meeting issues concerning the Armenian-Russian cooperation were discussed. The sides underlined the centuries-old ties and the...

06.03.2019
Lena Nazaryan Hosts Ambassador of Russia to Armenia
On March 6, the RA NA Vice President Lena Nazaryan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin.Welcoming the Ambassador in the parliament Lena Nazaryan highlighted the development of the Armenian-Russian friendly and alliance relations, talked about...

06.03.2019
Alen Simonyan Receives Ambassador of Russia to Armenia
On March 6, the RA NA Vice President Alen Simonyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin.The interlocutors touched upon the current agenda of the Armenia-Russian alliance relations. In the context of the two countries’ inter-state relations Al...

06.03.2019
Open Lesson in RA National Assembly
On March 6, within the framework of the RA NA Open Doors the pupils and teachers and teachers of Mkhitar Sebastatsi Educational Complex visited the parliament. The guests took a tour in the building of the parliament, observed the work of the NA regular sitting. Afterwards the Chair of the RA NA Sta...

06.03.2019
At Sitting of National Assembly
On March 6, the RA National Assembly continued the work of the regular sittings, debating the report on the activity of the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) on Extraordinary Elections of 9 December 2018 of the RA National Assembly.The deputies Hamazasp Danielyan and Vahagn Hovakimyan expressed the...

06.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives UAE Ambassador to Armenia
On March 6, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates to the Republic of Armenia Mohamed Al Zaabi,Ararat Mirzoyan congratulated Mohamed Al Zaabi on being appointed Ambassador to Armenia, expressing ...

05.03.2019
RA National Assembly Begins Work of Second Session of Seventh Convocation
On March 5, under the sounds of the RA anthem the work of the second session of the seventh convocation of the RA National Assembly.The deputies approved the draft agendas of the regular sittings. The parliament did not vote for including the draft law on Making Addenda to the RA law on Trade Unions...

05.03.2019
Mikayel Melkumyan Receives Ambassador of Georgia to Armenia
On March 5, the Committee Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Regional and Eurasian Integration Mikayel Melkumyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to the Republic of Armenia George Saganelidze.The sides highlighted the development of the firm friendly ties fo...

04.03.2019
Sitting of RA NA Council Held
On March 4, the sitting of the RA National Assembly Council, presided over by the Speaker of the parliament Ararat Mirzoyan, was held. The draft laws of the agendas of the second session of the seventh convocation of the National Assembly and the regular sittings to be convened on March 5 were debat...

04.03.2019
Problems of Agriculture Sphere Presented at RA NA Standing Committee
On March 4, the RA NA Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Self-Government, Agriculture and Environment invited the heads of the communities, the specialists being engaged with farmer and greenery economy, the representatives and experts of the NGOs and the charity organizations. ...

04.03.2019
Participants of International Scientific-Educational School Development of Civil Conscience: Experience of Eurasian Regional States in Parliament
On March 4, the Head of the RA NA My Step Lilit Makunts and the Faction Member Vagharshak Hakobyan met with the participants of the International Scientific-Educational School Development of the Civil Conscience: Experience of Eurasian Regional States. Welcoming the guests, Lilit Makunts presented t...

04.03.2019
RA NA Standing Committees Convene Sittings
On March 4, at the sitting of the RA NA Standing Committee on Territorial and Eurasian Integration moderated by Mikayel Melkumyan the RA Minister of Economic Development and Investments Tigran Khachatryan presented the current situation of the Eurasian economic integration and the main directions of...

04.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Director General of the Directorate for Human Rights and Rule of Law of the Council of Europe
On March 4, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received Christos Giakoumopoulos, Director General of the Directorate for Human Rights and Rule of Law of the Council of Europe and the Head of the Council of Europe in Yerevan Natalia Voutova.Welcoming the guests Ararat Mirzoyan ...

04.03.2019
Representatives of Bright Armenia Faction Host Young People of Different Countries
On March 4, by the support of Erasmus + programme of the European Union the participants of the courses Young People's Participation in Electoral Processes and Importance of Voluntary Work Recognition being implemented in Armenia visited the RA National Assembly. The deputies of the RA NA Bright Arm...

01.03.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Ambassador of Greece to Armenia
On March 1, the Head of the Armenian Parliament Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic to the RA Nafsika Nancy Eva Vraila.Welcoming the Ambassador, the President of the National Assembly underlined the centuries-old historical ties, spiritu...

01.03.2019
Hovhannes Igityan Meets with Member of German Bundestag
On March 1, the Deputy Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Hovhannes Igityan met with the member of the German Bundestag Anton Friesen. The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Armenia Bernhard Matthias Kiesler also attended the me...

01.03.2019
Issues on Legal Sphere Reforms Discussed
On March 1, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs Vladimir Vardanyan, the Deputy Chair Anna Karapetyan and the members of the Committee met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Armenia Jonathan Lacôte, the members of the Delegation of...

28.02.2019
RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs Convenes Regular Sitting
On February 28, the RA NA Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs convened a sitting. Those present honoured the memory of Sumgait tragedy innocent victims in one-minute silence.Three draft laws envisaging amendments and addenda to the RA Criminal Code were on the agenda of the sitting.The bil...

28.02.2019
Issues on Electoral Reforms Discussed
On February 28, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Armenia Jonathan Lacôte, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Armenia Mission Director Deborah Grieser and the members of the Del...

27.02.2019
Hovhannes Igityan Meets with Ambassador of India to Armenia
On February 27, the Deputy Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Hovhannes Igityan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to Armenia Yogeshwar Sangwan. Hovhannes Igityan highlighted the close cooperation of the Friendship Groups of the...

27.02.2019
Naira Zohrabyan Meets with Representatives of National Democracy Institute
On February 27, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs Naira Zohrabyan met with the Armenia Resident Senior Director of the National Democracy Institute (NDI) Laura Nichols, the Officer of the Programs with the National Assembly Laura Simonyan and ...

27.02.2019
Members of Armenian Delegation to OSCE PA Present Details on Works of Winter Session
At February 27 press conference, the Head of the Armenian Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE PA) Hayk Konjoryan, the members of the delegation Ani Samsonyan and Hamazasp Danielyan presented details about the works of the Winter ...

27.02.2019
Speech by RA NA Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan at 453rd Sitting of RF FA Federation Council
“Dear Valentina Ivanovna,Dear colleagues,Dear friends,First of al,l let me thank you for the warm reception and the opportunity of delivering a speech at the plenary sitting of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.I will take with pleasure this opportunity for con...

26.02.2019
Deputies of Bright Armenia Faction Meet with a Group of Young Representatives from the Cabinet of EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn
On February 26, the deputies of the RA NA Bright Armenia Faction met with a group of young representatives from the Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR), in the cabinet of Commissioner Johannes Hahn. Welcoming the guests in the parliament the Secretary of the ...

26.02.2019
Mkhitar Hayrapetyan Meets with Members of Los Angeles Armenian Community
On February 25, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Diaspora, Youth and Sport Mkhitar Hayrapetyan met with the representatives of Los Angeles Armenian community. It was held in the Iranian-Armenian Union Hall, which organized the RA Consulate General in the U.S....

26.02.2019
Issues on Development of Communities Discussed in RA NA Standing Committee
On February 26, the RA NA Standing Committee on Territorial, Local Self-Government, Agriculture and Environment invited for discussion those working with the local self-government bodies, representatives of a number of local and international NGOs and experts being engaged with the development issue...

26.02.2019
Visit of Delegation Led by Ararat Mirzoyan Continues
On February 26, at the invitation of the Speaker of the RF Federation Council of the Federal Assembly Valentina Matviyenko the delegation of the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan, which is in the Russian Federation, accompanied by the Acting Deputy Co-Chair of the Inter-Parliamenta...

25.02.2019
RA NA Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan Meets with Speaker of RF FA Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko in Moscow
On February 25, within the framework of the working visit to Moscow the delegation led by the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan met with the Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly Valentina Matviyenko. Welcoming the delegation of the National Assembly the Speaker...

25.02.2019
Babken Tunyan Meets with Ambassador of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to RA
On February 25, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Economic Affairs Babken Tunyan met with Judith Farnworth, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to RA and Sally Woolhouse, Private Sector Adviser of the Department for Inte...

25.02.2019
NA Deputies Get Acquainted with Reforms Implemented in a Number of Spheres in Tbilisi
At February 25 press conference, the deputies of the RA NA My Step Faction Sos Avetisyan, Taguhi Ghazaryan and Gayane Abrahamyan presented details on the workshop held in Tbilisi on February 15-17.The Armenian parliamentarians got acquainted with the processes of the reforms held in the judicial and...

25.02.2019
At Sittings of RA NA Standing Committees
On February 25, the RA NA Standing Committees convened sittings.At the sitting of the RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs moderated by Naira Zohrabyan the draft law on Addenda to the RA Law on Trade Unions authored by the RA NA deputies Gevorg Petrosyan, Nora Ar...

25.02.2019
Representatives of Environmental Organizations Invited to Parliament
On February 25, at the invitation of the RA NA Standing Committee on Territorial Administration, Local Self-Government, Agriculture and Environment representatives of about two dozens of NGOs, foundations and independent experts involved in environmental problems visited the parliament.According to ...

25.02.2019
Mkhitar Hayrapetyan Has Meetings in U.S.
The visit of the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Diaspora, Youth and Sport Mkhitar Hayrapetyan to the U.S. by the proposal and sponsorship of Melkonian Global Overture (MGO) continues.On February 22, the Committee Chair visited important centers of Las Vega...

22.02.2019
Bright Armenia Faction Hosts Representatives of Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom South Caucasus
On February 22, the regular working meeting between the Head of the NA Bright Armenia Faction Edmon Marukyan and the Head of the Office Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom South Caucasus Peter-Andreas Bochmann was held. The sides exchanged thoughts on the perspectives of the bilateral cooperati...

22.02.2019
Delegation Led by Ararat Mirzoyan is to Leave for Moscow
At the invitation of the Speaker of the Federation Council of the RF Federal Assembly Valentina Matviyenko on February 25-27 the delegation led by the Speaker of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan will be in Moscow, the capital of the Russian Federation on a working visit.The RA Deputy Speaker...

22.02.2019
Members of NA Bright Armenia Faction Meet with RF Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to RA Sergey Kopirkin
On February 22, the Head of the RA NA Bright Armenia Faction Edmon Marukyan, the Secretary of the Faction Gevorg Gorgisyan, the members of the Faction Mane Tandilyan and Arkady Khachatryan met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin....

22.02.2019
Issues on Use of Women’s Potential in Economic Sphere Discussed
On February 22, the members of the RA NA Standing Committee on Health Care and Social Affairs met with Teresa Albano, Coordinator of the OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities. The OSCE designs to implement a programme in the marzes (regions) of Armenia on two-year term, and its goal is to suppo...

22.02.2019
Ruben Rubinyan: Armenia Builds Its Relations with Partner States Based on Principle of Mutuality
On February 22, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Ruben Rubinyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Armenia Johannes Douma.During the meeting the sides highlighted the development of the two states’ parliamentar...

22.02.2019
Discussion at RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs
On February 22, a working discussion took place in the RA NA Standing Committee on Protection of Human Rights and Public Affairs. Naira Zohrabyan highlighted the close cooperation of the Committee led by her with the Human Rights Defender, as well as the Ministry of Justice, noting that in the near ...

22.02.2019
Mkhitar Hayrapetyan Meets with Representatives of Las Vegas Armenian Community
On February 21, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Diaspora, Youth and Sport Mkhitar Hayrapetyan being in the U.S. at the invitation of Melkonian Global Overture met with the representatives of Las Vegas Armenian community. The RA Honorary Consul Adroushan...

22.02.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan Receives Ambassador of the Netherlands Johannes Douma
On February 22, the Head of the Armenian Parliament Ararat Mirzoyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Republic of Armenia Johannes Douma (residence in Tbilisi).Welcoming the Ambassador the President of the National Assembly underlined ...

21.02.2019
Issues on Armenian-Russian Cooperation Discussed
On February 21, the RA NA Vice President Vahe Enfiajyan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Armenia Sergey Kopirkin. Issues on the Armenian-Russian cooperation were discussed.Vahe Enfiajyan expressed confidence that the Ambassador with his activity ...

21.02.2019
Ruben Rubinyan: The Parliament is Committed to Providing the System of Checks and Balances by the Rise of the Parliamentary Oversight Institute’s Role
On February 21, the Chair of the RA NA Standing Committee on Foreign Relations Ruben Rubinyan received Judith Farnworth, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Republic of Armenia.Welcoming the guest in the RA NA Ruben Rubinyan...

21.02.2019
Ararat Mirzoyan and Shombi Sharp Discuss New Perspectives of Cooperation
On February 21, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the UN Resident Coordinator for the Republic of Armenia Shombi Sharp and the heads and representatives of the programmes being implemented by the UN different organizations in Armenia. The Heads of the NA Standin...