VTB Bank (Armenia) intends to firmly establish its leading position by total number of opening new ATMs and branches in 2020VTB Bank (Armenia) intends to firmly establish its leading position by total number of opening new ATMs and branches in 2020
Armenia and UAE discussed further work of Armenian-Emirate  intergovernmental commissionArmenia and UAE discussed further work of Armenian-Emirate  intergovernmental commission
Gazprom Armenia does not exclude the possibility of applying to PSRC  with a request for a change in gas tariffsGazprom Armenia does not exclude the possibility of applying to PSRC with a request for a change in gas tariffs
Deputy PM: Subsidizing community development programs in Armenia  provides for efficient and modern solutionsDeputy PM: Subsidizing community development programs in Armenia  provides for efficient and modern solutions
Armenia joins agreement on facilitating access of the blind to  printed informationArmenia joins agreement on facilitating access of the blind to  printed information
RAEX-Europe confirmed Armenia`s ratings at `BB-` with outlook  RAEX-Europe confirmed Armenia`s ratings at `BB-` with outlook  "Positive"
HSBC Appoints New CEO in ArmeniaHSBC Appoints New CEO in Armenia
Nicola International Armenia LLC to invest 1.6 billion drams in  production expansionNicola International Armenia LLC to invest 1.6 billion drams in  production expansion
Revenues of the communications sector of Armenia for 11 months of  2019 increased by 0.9% per annumRevenues of the communications sector of Armenia for 11 months of  2019 increased by 0.9% per annum
During 11 months in 2019 volume of cargo transportation in Armenia  decreased by 50.7% with an increase in passenger traffic by 4.3%During 11 months in 2019 volume of cargo transportation in Armenia  decreased by 50.7% with an increase in passenger traffic by 4.3%
Armenia increased production of all alcoholic beverages in  January-November 2019 Armenia increased production of all alcoholic beverages in  January-November 2019 
In structure of manufacturing industry of Armenia, textile production  recorded the highest growthIn structure of manufacturing industry of Armenia, textile production  recorded the highest growth
Armenia ranks 69th among 190 countries in the World Bank`s Armenia ranks 69th among 190 countries in the World Bank`s "Women,  Business and the Law" 2020 report
Armenia`s metallurgical industry has stabilized in growth by December  2019Armenia`s metallurgical industry has stabilized in growth by December  2019
Armenia`s mining industry is steadily increasing volumesArmenia`s mining industry is steadily increasing volumes
In December, output of aluminum foil in Armenia exceeded production  volumes for whole of 2018In December, output of aluminum foil in Armenia exceeded production  volumes for whole of 2018
Armenia`s trade volume with the EAEU keeps growing, while declining  with the EU Armenia`s trade volume with the EAEU keeps growing, while declining  with the EU 
Ameriabank in numbers presented the results of the introduction of a  new online lending systemAmeriabank in numbers presented the results of the introduction of a  new online lending system
Statistics: The unemployment rate in Armenia in Q3 of 2019 amounted  to 18%Statistics: The unemployment rate in Armenia in Q3 of 2019 amounted  to 18%
AmRating: A growing low-cost mortgage is AmRating: A growing low-cost mortgage is "spurred on" by a steady  increase in property prices
RA Ministry of Economy forecasts 10% increase in exports for 2019RA Ministry of Economy forecasts 10% increase in exports for 2019
Armenia`s budget continues to be executed with surplus Armenia`s budget continues to be executed with surplus 
Tigran Khachatryan: In 2020, the number of tourists arriving in  Armenia will not yield to 2019 indicators  Tigran Khachatryan: In 2020, the number of tourists arriving in  Armenia will not yield to 2019 indicators  
Tigran Khachatryan: In 2020, the agricultural sector of Armenia will  enter a positive trendTigran Khachatryan: In 2020, the agricultural sector of Armenia will  enter a positive trend
Armenia`s gross external debt increased by 7.7% per annum by October  1, 2019 - up to $ 11.7 billionArmenia`s gross external debt increased by 7.7% per annum by October  1, 2019 - up to $ 11.7 billion
Ministry of Economy promises improvement of investment indicators of   country in 2020Ministry of Economy promises improvement of investment indicators of   country in 2020
By December 2019, public debt of Armenia reached $ 7.2 billion, and  external debt exceeded $ 5.6 billionBy December 2019, public debt of Armenia reached $ 7.2 billion, and  external debt exceeded $ 5.6 billion
Minister of Economy: Armenia will end 2019 with economic growth of at  least 7.5%Minister of Economy: Armenia will end 2019 with economic growth of at  least 7.5%
In Armenia, the growth of economic activity over the 11 months of  2019 accelerated from 5.7% to 7.5%In Armenia, the growth of economic activity over the 11 months of  2019 accelerated from 5.7% to 7.5%
Tatevik Revazyan informed at what stage the process of the emergence  of a local air carrier in Armenia isTatevik Revazyan informed at what stage the process of the emergence  of a local air carrier in Armenia is


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Armenian delegation to attend the tenth session of the IRENA General  Assembly in Abu Dhabi

 Friday, January 10 2020 13:28:00
Armenian delegation to attend the tenth session of the IRENA General  Assembly in Abu Dhabi

ArmInfo. The delegation of Armenia will participate in the tenth session of the General Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in Abu Dhabi  (UAE). The country's delegation will be headed by Deputy Minister of  Territorial Administration and Infrastructures of Armenia Hakob  Vardanyan. The corresponding decision was signed by Prime Minister  Nikol Pashinyan.

Armenia can fully ensure self-sufficiency and sovereign activity of  the energy system
 Friday, January 10 2020 00:03

ArmInfo. Today, Armenia is ready for any development of events, and the state can fully ensure the self-sufficiency and sovereign activity of the energy system.  This was stated during the discussions in the RA Government related  to the energy security of Armenia, which were chaired by the RA  Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan.

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The capacity of solar power stations in Armenia will be doubled
 Wednesday, December 25 2019 16:28

ArmInfo. The capacity of solar power plants in Armenia will be doubled. Garegin Baghramyan, chairman of the Public Services Regulatory Commission (PSRC) said  about it  at a press conference in Yerevan, on December 25.

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PSRC: Negotiations with Russia on gas prices for Armenia will enter  the active phase from February 2020
 Wednesday, December 25 2019 16:06

ArmInfo. Negotiations with the Russian Federation on gas prices for Armenia will enter the active phase from February 2020.  Chairman of the Public Services  Regulatory Commission (PSRC) of the Republic of Armenia Garegin  Baghramyan informed this to journalists on December 25.

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PSRC forecast: In 2020, Armenia will record an increase in  electricity production by 8%
 Wednesday, December 25 2019 15:49

ArmInfo.According to the forecasts of the Public Services Regulatory Commission (PSRC), in 2020 Armenia will record an increase in electricity production by 8%. 

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PSRC: As a result of the organization of efficient work at the  Armenian NPP, a positive result was achieved in the entire electric  power system
 Wednesday, December 25 2019 15:41

ArmInfo.As a result of the organization of effective work at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant it was managed to achieve a positive result in terms of ensuring balance  in the country's electricity system. Garegin Baghramyan, Chairman of  the RA Public Services Regulatory Commission (PSRC), stated this at a  final press conference in Yerevan on December 25.

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Suren Papikyan: Armenia`s energy market will be liberalized in  2023-2024
 Monday, December 23 2019 19:20

ArmInfo. In 2020, the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures of the  Republic of Armenia intends to implement a number of legislative  initiatives that will allow fully liberalize the energy market of the  Republic of Armenia by 2023-2024. The Minister of Territorial  Administration and Infrastructures of the Republic of Armenia Suren  Papikyan stated this at a press conference on December 23.

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Forecast: There will be no single prices on the EAEU common energy  market
 Thursday, December 19 2019 14:01

ArmInfo.One should not expect unified prices on the EAEU common energy market. There is also no reason to expect that electricity produced in Armenia will be  exported. The Eurasian market has enough of its own generation,  moreover, cheaper one, energy security expert Vahe Davtyan expressed  such an opinion to ArmInfo.

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There is positive progress in negotiation process on cost of Russian  gas
 Wednesday, December 18 2019 16:39

ArmInfo.There is positive progress in the negotiation process on the cost of Russian gas. On December 18, Hrant Tadevosyan, Director General of Gazprom Armenia  CJSC, told reporters.

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MP: Armenia is negotiating with Turkmenistan on the purchase of gas
 Wednesday, December 18 2019 14:36

ArmInfo.Armenia is in talks with Turkmenistan to purchase gas. Mikayel Melkumyan, Chair of the Standing Committee on Regional and Eurasian Integration of the  National Assembly of the RA announced this at a press conference in  Yerevan on December 18.

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The terms of the program to extend the life of Armenian NPP`s second  power unit will be extended until December 31, 2021 
 Thursday, December 12 2019 16:29

ArmInfo. The terms for the implementation of the program to extend the life of the second power unit of the Armenian NPP will be extended until December 31, 2021.   At the meeting on December 12, the Armenian government approved the  signing of the protocol to the Armenian-Russian agreement of February  5, 2015.

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ANPP scheduled stop scheduled for May 15
 Tuesday, December 10 2019 21:03

ArmInfo. The stop of the second power unit of the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant for scheduled preventive repairs is scheduled for May 15, 2020 and will last 65  days.  Hakob Vardanyan, Deputy Minister of Territorial Administration  and Infrastructures, told reporters about this on November 10 during  a visit to the ANPP.

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Papikyan: Concern of our neighbors, calling into question the safety  of the ANPP, is groundless
 Tuesday, December 10 2019 17:57

ArmInfo. "The concerns of our neighbors, who question the safety of the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (ANPP), are unfounded," RA Minister of Territorial  Administration and Infrastructure Suren Papikyan told reporters on  December 10 during a visit to the ANPP, commenting on Azerbaijan's  demand to close the ANPP during the Euronest meeting " "Our NPP  operates in accordance with all international standards. All measures  taken to improve safety were highly appreciated by international  structures.

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Minister: Iran-Armenia 400-kilovolt power transmission line to be  completed before the end of the year
 Tuesday, December 10 2019 16:49

ArmInfo. The construction of a 400-kilovolt Iran-Armenia power transmission line will be completed before the end of the year. This was announced to  journalists on December 10 by the Minister of Territorial  Administration and Infrastructures Suren Papikyan.

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Forecast: Armenia may face electricity isolation
 Tuesday, December 10 2019 15:33

ArmInfo. Armenia may face electric power isolation. The Director of the Institute for Energy Security, member of the political council of the One Armenia party  Vahe Davtyan expressed a similar opinion to ArmInfo.

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Deputy Prime Minister: Solar energy is an essential component of  environmental protection
 Wednesday, December 4 2019 17:01

ArmInfo. Solar energy is an essential component of environmental protection. Deputy Prime Minister Tigran Avinyan stated on December 4, in response to a  request from the Bright Armenia faction MP Mane Tandilyan about the  lack of funds in the country's budget for the construction of solar  energy facilities.

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EU allocated to Armenia EUR 69 million for energy efficiency programs
 Saturday, November 30 2019 13:39

ArmInfo. Within the framework of the action program, the EU allocated to Armenia EUR 69 million for energy efficiency programs.  EU Ambassador to Armenia  Andrea Viktorin said this at the closing ceremony of the Renewable  and Efficient Energy in Municipalities Vayk and Spitak Project on  November 30, emphasizing that assistance in this direction will be  continuous.

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Expert: By 2027, the gas price on the border of Armenia will increase  to $ 299 per 1 thousand cubic meters
 Tuesday, November 19 2019 14:51

ArmInfo. By 2027, the gas price at the border of Armenia will increase to $ 299 per 1 thousand cubic meters. With a similar forecast during the presentation on  November 19 of the development plan of the RA energy system for  2020-2036.  Director at Energy Strategy Center  of Scientific  Research Institute of Energy Vahan Sargsyan said.

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A plan for the development of the Armenian energy system for the  period of  2020 -2036 presented in Yerevan
 Tuesday, November 19 2019 13:58

ArmInfo.On November 19, Yerevan hosted the presentation of the plan for the development of  the Armenian energy system for 2020 - 2036 with minimal cost. The  document was developed jointly with USAID as part of a program to  liberalize and trade electricity.  Presenting the project, Deputy  Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures of the  Republic of Armenia Hakob Vardanyan noted that the document presents  ways to provide reliable and stable energy supply at the most  affordable prices for consumers, to realize the potential of  renewable energy and energy efficiency.

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Finance Minister: RA Government does not exclude the possibility of  providing a budget loan to the ANPP to fill the deficit of financial  resources
 Wednesday, November 13 2019 16:56

ArmInfo. The Armenian government does not exclude the possibility of providing a budget loan to the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (ANPP) to fill the shortage  of financial resources. On November 13, Minister of Finance of the  Republic of Armenia Atom Janjughazyan stated this from the rostrum of  the Republic of Armenia, answering the question of MP of the National  Assembly of the Republic of Armenia from the Prosperous Armenia  faction Mikayel Melkumyan about the deficit of 6 billion drams needed  for the implementation of the program for the modernization of the  second power unit of the ANPP.

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Construction and installation work on the Vardenis-Jermuk gas  trunkline is nearing completion
 Tuesday, November 5 2019 11:09

ArmInfo. At the final stage, construction and installation works are underway for the  overhaul of the Vardenis-Jermuk gas trunkline, which Gazprom Armenia  CJSC is carrying out as part of the Overhaul Plan for 2019. This was  reported by the press service of the company.

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RAEX-Europe confirmed Armenia`s ratings at `BB-` with outlook  RAEX-Europe confirmed Armenia`s ratings at `BB-` with outlook  "Positive"
AmRating: A growing low-cost mortgage is AmRating: A growing low-cost mortgage is "spurred on" by a steady  increase in property prices
AmRating: Increasing toxicity of consumer loans will push banks to  not put all their eggs in one basketAmRating: Increasing toxicity of consumer loans will push banks to  not put all their eggs in one basket
Analysts Opinion on Central Bank Report Analysts Opinion on Central Bank Report 
ArmInfo has released its 100th anniversary bank bulletinArmInfo has released its 100th anniversary bank bulletin
Mining Industry as a Fanciful Game of Cats-and-MiceMining Industry as a Fanciful Game of Cats-and-Mice
Tigran Khachatryan: Attracting several transnational investors to  Armenia will allow the country to start playing for high stakesTigran Khachatryan: Attracting several transnational investors to  Armenia will allow the country to start playing for high stakes
During the first 5 years, the agricultural insurance market in Armenia will operate at a lossDuring the first 5 years, the agricultural insurance market in Armenia will operate at a loss
Artak Kamalyan: Education is the key to success. Everything else is of secondary importanceArtak Kamalyan: Education is the key to success. Everything else is of secondary importance
Head of PSRC: Whatever the agreement, the domestic tariff is  dependent on the price at the borderHead of PSRC: Whatever the agreement, the domestic tariff is  dependent on the price at the border
IMF: Armenia needs to achieve sustainable inclusive growthIMF: Armenia needs to achieve sustainable inclusive growth
Artur Atoyan: Problems of fish farmers are solved by the communist  method, that is, they are not solved at allArtur Atoyan: Problems of fish farmers are solved by the communist  method, that is, they are not solved at all
HSBC Bank Armenia digitalizes cooperation with retail clients HSBC Bank Armenia digitalizes cooperation with retail clients 
AmRating agency in cooperation with European Rating-Agentur Expert RA  GmbH has issued regular research on Armenia`s banking systemAmRating agency in cooperation with European Rating-Agentur Expert RA  GmbH has issued regular research on Armenia`s banking system
Yulia Ustyugova: Armenia can get access to IMF “insurance line”Yulia Ustyugova: Armenia can get access to IMF “insurance line”
Armand Arton: The question whether citizenship should be granted in  return for investments is rather rhetoricalArmand Arton: The question whether citizenship should be granted in  return for investments is rather rhetorical
Former head of the Ministry of Finance: <Confrontation> with Lydian may cost much to ArmeniaFormer head of the Ministry of Finance: with Lydian may cost much to Armenia
Vardan Aramyan: It will be unreasonable if the government goes to revise the allowable national debt ceiling in GDPVardan Aramyan: It will be unreasonable if the government goes to revise the allowable national debt ceiling in GDP
HSBC Bank Armenia increases efficiency and focuses on digital servicesHSBC Bank Armenia increases efficiency and focuses on digital services
Bulgarian Minister: The level of Armenian-Bulgarian economic  cooperation is still unsatisfactoryBulgarian Minister: The level of Armenian-Bulgarian economic  cooperation is still unsatisfactory

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10 billion

Volume of T-bills for placement

200 million

Volume of submitted competitive applications

200 million

Volume of satisfied bids

200 million

Yield at cut-off price

 5.8314%

Maximum yield

 5.8314%

Мinimum yield

 5.8314%

Weighted average yield

 5.8314%

Number of participants

2

The maturity date of T-bills

03.02.2020

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