Will the EAEU expand? the Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia comments

 Friday, April 16 2021 17:52:00
Will the EAEU expand? the Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia comments

ArmInfo. In the near future, Armenia will present its position on Azerbaijan's participation in the upcoming meeting of the EAEU, Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Mher  Grigoryan said at a parliamentary briefing.

Grigoryan on Baku`s statements "about returning to the Zangezur  corridor" - "Even as a transport route, the issue will not be  discussed"
 Friday, April 16 2021 15:32

ArmInfo.Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia Mher Grigoryan does not rule out the risks associated with the torpedoing of the opening of communications in the region from  Baku.

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1000 large taxpayers of Armenia increased the volume of tax payments  by 6% per annum in the first quarter of 2021
 Friday, April 16 2021 14:57

ArmInfo.The list of 1000 major taxpayers of Armenia in the first quarter of 2021, as well as a year earlier, continues to be headed by Gazprom Armenia, which paid  18.7 billion drams to the state treasury (with an annual increase of  5.6%), of which 21.2 million drams - for customs duties, 1.4 billion  drams. AMD-for direct taxes (including income tax, income tax), AMD  16.9 billion-for indirect taxes (including VAT, excise tax). This is  evidenced by the published data of the State Revenue Committee of the  Republic of Armenia.

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State agencies are on the list of large taxpayers in Armenia
 Thursday, April 15 2021 21:41

ArmInfo. Since the first quarter of 2021, state agencies have appeared on the list of 1000 large taxpayers in Armenia, which transferred to the state treasury a total of about 26 billion drams, or 10% of the total amount (260.2 billion drams)  presented in the list of large taxpayers.  Among the state agencies  in terms of tax deductions to the state treasury, the RA Ministry of  Defense is in the lead - 15.1 billion drams (2nd position in the  general list), of which 12.8 billion for income tax and 1.99 billion  for VAT.

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Mher Grigoryan discussed with the EU delegation the work on  unblocking regional transport
 Thursday, April 15 2021 18:35

ArmInfo. Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan on April 15 received a delegation led by EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the Crisis in Georgia Toivo  Klaar. The head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Andrea  Wiktorin, also attended the meeting.

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Mher Grigoryan: The ban on the import of Turkish goods to Armenia is  likely to be extended
 Thursday, April 15 2021 14:22

ArmInfo. In all likelihood, the embargo on the import of Turkish goods, with rare exceptions, will be extended. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister Mher  Grigoryan, answering questions from parliamentarians in the National  Assembly of Armenia.

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Mher Grigoryan: The Government of Armenia has provided financial  assistance to more than 150 thousand beneficiaries within the  framework of assistance programs for Artsakh
 Thursday, April 15 2021 12:52

ArmInfo.To assist Artsakh, the Armenian government has developed 20 programs, some of which are still being implemented. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister  Mher Grigoryan during his speech at the National Assembly of Armenia  on April 15. He noted that the total number of beneficiaries who  received assistance exceeded 150 thousand.

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Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan spoke with WB Regional Vice  President
 Wednesday, April 14 2021 20:33

ArmInfo. RA Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan, continuing discussions within the framework of spring online meetings with representatives of the Washington Consensus (International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank (WB)), held a video conversation with WB Regional Vice President Anna Bjerde.

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Prime Minister reported on the problems in the Zangezur  Copper-Molybdenum Combine
 Wednesday, April 14 2021 17:54

ArmInfo. The Armenian government has received signals from its foreign partners that  dubious and incomprehensible processes are taking place at the  Zangezur Copper- Molybdenum Combine, which is undoubtedly a national  treasure. Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan announced this  when answering the questions of the lawmakers in the RA National  Assembly.

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Two-year monitoring of the online labor exchange indicates the  restoration of business optimism-Vahan Kerobyan
 Monday, April 12 2021 14:42

ArmInfo.The two-year monitoring of the online labor exchange indicates the activation of the market, the press service of the Ministry of Economy of Armenia  reports.  So, according to the Ministry of Economy, if in April 2019  there were 915 ads from direct employers on online platforms, then by  April of this year, the virtual bulletin board offers applicants a  choice of 1,542 vacant places from 714 organizations.

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SRC of Armenia encourages decent taxpayers
 Monday, April 12 2021 14:15

ArmInfo.The State Revenue Committee of Armenia (SRC) plans to expand the mechanisms for encouraging good law-abiding taxpayers. According to the press service of the ministry, the Committee has developed new mechanisms for encouraging law-abiding, conscientious tax agents.  

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Pashinyan to EBRD President: The re-commissioning of transport  communications could help implement new joint projects
 Friday, April 9 2021 16:22

ArmInfo.. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan held a video call with President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Odile Renaud-Basso, the press service of the Prime Minister informs.

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Armenia`s SRC: The number of registered micro-entrepreneurship  entities increased by 18% 
 Wednesday, April 7 2021 16:36

ArmInfo. For the period from January 1, 2021 to April 1, in comparison with the same period last year, the number of trade organizations - residents of the Republic  of Armenia, individual entrepreneurs (IE) and non-IE individuals,  operating in the micro-entrepreneurship system, increased by 18%.

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The inflow of foreign investment into the Armenian economy has  declined by 39 in 2020%
 Wednesday, April 7 2021 15:32

ArmInfo.The volume of total foreign investment (all types and forms of investment - Ed.) in the real sector of the Armenian economy in January-December 2020 compared  to the same period in 2019 decreased by 39% (against 19% growth a  year earlier), amounting to $1.8 billion in 2020. The share of FDI in  total foreign investment in January-December 2020 accounted for 26%  (against 20% a year earlier) or $466 million, which is lower than in  2019 by 21% (against a 2% decline a year earlier). This is evidenced  by the data of the RA State Committee.

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Armenia`s national debt is approaching $9 billion
 Monday, April 5 2021 22:00

ArmInfo. Armenia's national debt exceeded $8.7 billion by March 2021, increasing by 17.6% year-on - year, and by 9.2% in January-February alone, of which 8.5% growth  occurred in February, while a year earlier in February 2020, by  February 2019, growth was more modest - 6%, and in January-February  and only in February, the upward rate was equally low - at 1.4%.

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Armenia reduced exports of copper ore, increasing exports of zinc and  molybdenum concentrates and ores containing precious metals
 Friday, April 2 2021 19:09

ArmInfo.In 2020, Armenia reduced the volume of copper ore exports by 9.3% - to 509.8 thousand tons, against an increase of 32.3% in 2019. According to the data of  the RA Customs Service, in value terms, the export of copper ore  amounted to $ 604.4 million, with an annual decline of 3.5%.

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Russia and Brazil became the main sugar import markets for Armenia in  2020
 Friday, April 2 2021 18:46

ArmInfo. In 2020, Armenia imported 73.9 thousand tons of sugar, which is 32.5% higher than a year ago (against a 32% decline in 2019).

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Deputy Minister: Unblocking of economic ties and transport  communications in the South Caucasus is beneficial to all parties
 Friday, April 2 2021 16:11

ArmInfo.Unlocking economic ties and transport communications are beneficial to all the parties.

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Moscow plans to discuss the prospects of creating logistics centers  for groupage cargo from Armenia
 Friday, April 2 2021 16:06

ArmInfo.Deputy Economy Minister of Armenia Arman Khojoyan will visit the capital of the Russian Federation Moscow on April 12-16, the official website of the  government reports.

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Armenia`s gross international reserves exceeded $3 billion for the  first time with a 33% jump in February
 Thursday, April 1 2021 15:27

ArmInfo.Armenia's gross international reserves (WMR) for February 2021 jumped by $784.2 million or 33% (after an 8.2% decline in January and against a 0.5%  decline in February 2020), for the first time exceeded the  three-billion mark, amounting to $3.185 billion. This is evidenced by  the data of the Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia.

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Armenia and Malta move to eliminate double taxation
 Thursday, April 1 2021 12:44

ArmInfo.On April 1, the Government of Armenia approved the draft law "On the ratification of the Agreement between the Governments of the Republic of Armenia and  the Republic of Malta on the elimination of double taxation and the  prevention of income tax evasion".

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