ArmInfo.On July 29, the Armenian government satisfied the application of "Texas Production" CJSC for exemption from import customs duties on imported technological equipment, their components, raw materials and materials imported within the framework of the investment program, which implies investments of about 1 billion drams.
ArmInfo. On July 29, the Armenian government satisfied the application of "GINAP" LLC for exemption from import customs duties on imported technological equipment, their components, raw materials and materials imported within the framework of the investment program implemented in the priority sector.
ArmInfo.The Central Bank of Armenia, taking into account the expected macroeconomic development in the external sector and economy of Armenia, and the resulting inflationary impact, considers it expedient to continue raising the refinancing rate - now from 6.5% to 7%.
ArmInfo. In H1 2021, the net inflow of transfers increased by 98.6% per annum (from a 16.3% decline a year earlier) - to $ 382.9 million, which is largely supported by the continuing increase by several times in remittances from the United States, as well as recovering growth transfers from Russia. This is evidenced by the data of the RA Central Bank.
ArmInfo. In the period from 2020 to May 31, 2021, the Insurance Foundation for Servicemen made payments in the total amount of 38.5 billion drams, of which 36.9 billion to the main beneficiaries, and 1.5 billion drams - within the framework of the "Kamurj" program. This is stated in the official statement of the Foundation.
ArmInfo.In Armenia, the number of terminated CMTPL contracts continues to grow rapidly - 3.9 -fold in January-May 2021 compared to the same period a year ago, amounting to 19,500. And almost the same - the volume of returned or refundable premiums increased by 3 times - up to 236.1 million drams ($ 453.4 thousand). This is evidenced by the data of the Bureau of Motor Insurers of Armenia, according to which, in the reporting period, the number of vehicles with MTPL policy decreased by 2.3%.
ArmInfo. The liquefied gas market is competitive, and the rise in prices is associated with an increase in demand. Ani Smbatyan, press secretary of the Competition ProtectionCommission (CPC) of Armenia, wrote about this on her Facebook page.
ArmInfo.At the Armenian NPP (ANPP) one of the most important activities of outage-2021 has started. The joint efforts of the specialists of "NVAER" company (a branch of JSC) engaged by JSC, and of the Armenian NPP were directed towards the recovery of physical-mechanical properties of the reactor vessel metal.
ArmInfo. Four telecom operators of Armenia paid taxes to the budget for the first half of 2021 a total of 17.7 billion drams ($ 35.7 million), which is lower than a year ago by 12.8%. Of this amount, 5.7 billion were paid as direct taxes (including income tax, tax on profit) and 8.1 billion - on indirect taxes (including VAT, excise tax).
ArmInfo. On July 22, the Armenian government satisfied the application of the "Arides" company for the extension of the right of the explant of "RAO MARS" CJSC in the "Alliance" FEZ and the expansion of activities.
ArmInfo.3,407 transactions for the purchase and sale of real estate were made in the regions of Armenia in June 2021, which is 64.4% of the total number of such transactions made in the republic for the reporting month. In y-o-y terms regional transactions for the purchase and sale of real estate increased by 13.1%, and in June alone increased by 7.8%.
ArmInfo. In June 2021, there were 1,498 transactions for the purchase and sale of real estate in Yerevan, which is 48% higher than a year ago, with an increase of 13.9% per month. This is evidenced by the data of the State Committee of the Real Estate Cadastre. At the same time, the highest percentage of transactions fell on the administrative region of Arabkir - 17.4%, and the lowest - in Nubarashen (0.5%).
ArmInfo.After a long time, passenger transportation in Armenia under the conditions of the coronacrisis, grew by 2.6% per annum in January-May 2021 (from a 49.2% decline a year earlier), amounting to 40,904.7 thousand people. This is evidenced by the data of the RA Statistical Committee.
ArmInfo.Revenue in the communications sector of Armenia in January-May 2021 amounted to 58.1 billion drams ($ 111 million), with an increase of 3.2% per annum (against a 4% decline a year earlier). This is evidenced by the data of the RA Statistical Committee.