2017 AmCham Annual General Meeting 2017-11-21
On 17 November 2017, American Chamber of Commerce in Armenia (AmCham) held its consecutive Annual General Meeting at Opera Suite Hotel. The meeting was chaired by the AmCham President, Ara Hovsepyan. Among the presented and discussed issues were the achievements, development prospects of the...
The number of foreign investors in the Armenian economy is growing at a slow pace, AmCham chairman says 2017-09-22
YEREVAN, September 18. /ARKA/. The number of foreign investors in the Armenian economy is growing at a slow pace,  the chairman of the US Chamber of Commerce in Armenia (AmCham) Ara Hovsepyan told a panel discussion organized on the fringes of the 6th Armenia-Diaspora forum that started...
"Great country, Smart opportunities" by KPMG Armenia 2017-03-28
Want to learn about business and investment climate in Armenia? Read the guide "Great country, Smart opportunities" developed by KPMG Armenia!
Investment guide Armenia 2017-03-27
A new publication “Investment Guide – Armenia 2016” issued by KPMG Armenia has been prepared in cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments of the Republic of Armenia and Enterprise Incubator Foundation. 
U.S.-based Golden State Bank and Armenian Ameriabank open new page in Armenia-U.S. banking cooperation 2017-01-28
“We have good knowledge of and highly respect the Armenian banking sector. We have strong banking relationships in the Armenian American business community in Los Angeles. We are excited about our new relationship with Ameriabank. We are looking forward to offer our clientele referral...
CSR event of FedEx Express Armenia 2016-12-21
Last week the team pf FedEx Express Armenia donated didactic education material for resource classroom to school #126. AmCham appreciates all the efforts that FedEx Express Armenia does for making our community better. For more information about the CSR activities of FedEx Express Armenia please...
Autumn Culinary Calendar 2016 of Marriott Armenia 2016-10-07
Explore and enjoy various interesting events organized for fall 2016 by Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan. For information please feel free to contact Marriott Armenia: Tel.: +374 10 599 000;  Address: 1 Amiryan Street Yerevan 0010 Armenia. Webpage: ...
EMPLOYMENT OF FOREIGNERS IN THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA 2016-08-12
On June 04, 2016 the RA Government decree N493-Ն entered into force which regulates the terms and conditions of providing or rejecting work permit for foreign employees, the terms and measurements of expanse compensation by the Employer in case the foreigner is not provided with the...
VEHICLE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE: TRANSFORMATIONAL ROLE OF IMPACT CLUBS IN RURAL ARMENIA 2016-07-06
Long wait times for a bus at a stop in Khashtarak village in Tavush marz are no more a mere daily routine, but rather a useful engagement. Villagers waiting to catch a bus there, now have an opportunity to embrace new knowledge right at the stop - proudly called “Smart Station.”
PR SUMMIT ARMENIA EXPANDS ITS SCOPE 2016-07-05
The past years witnessed an abundance of rapidly changing communication technologies and trends, urging the need for businesses and professionals to tailor their approach for the swiftly evolving industry’s landscape.
5176 FAMILIES UNDER OWN ROOF 2016-07-05
Armenians have always been known for their peculiarity for building a house and settling down. But the political and economic situation, coupled with unfavorable social conditions, often hinder the fulfillment of dreams of many Armenians to have a safe, proper, and affordable home.
TUFENKIAN AVAN MARAK TSAPATAGH HOTEL 2016-07-05
The most tranquil, calm and relaxing... Summer is around the corner and Tufenkian Avan Marak Tsapatagh hotel is already open! The Avan Marak Tsapatagh Hotel is located in the rural setting of Tsapatagh, a small farming and fishing village on the eastern shore of Lake Sevan; 126 km north-east of...
BEARS ON BOARD 2016-07-05
Unitrans is well-known for its general and oversized cargo transportation. However, as the company was concerned about animal welfare, it openheartedly responded to a request to transport two bear cubs to Bucharest, Romania.
NAVIGATING YOUR SECURITY NEEDS ARMOBIL CJSC 2016-06-28
The leading private security company in RA, was established in 2000, on a solid base of experience in guarding, patrolling, and investigating. Having an aim to develop a bodyguard sphere in the whole country, the company has launched new web pages: www. bodyguard.am and www.tiknapah.am. Our...
Finca Has Implemented an Innovative Approach for Financing Agricultural Activities 2016-06-24
  In the framework of “Financing the Agricultural Sector in Armenia” (FASA) project, FINCA has launched an innovative model for agro crediting. For the first time in the Armenian market the lending process is being realized through value chain financing. FINCA  
ARMENIA TREE PROJECT PLANTS FIVE MILLIONTH TREE WITH U.S. AMBASSADOR H.E. RICHARD MILLS 2016-06-16
Armenia Tree Project (ATP) reached a milestone, planting its five millionth tree this spring. Another 68,607 trees were planted at 125 sites throughout Armenia and Artsakh this spring, bringing the total number of trees planted to 5,021,249, since 1994. The symbolic five millionth tree was...
NASDAQ OMX ARMENIA ANNOUNCED “BEST MEMBER AWARDS 2015” RESULTS 2016-03-10
On February 12, 2016, during a special ceremony held at NASDAQ OMX Armenia, winners of NASDAQ OMX Armenia Best Member Awards 2015 were announced. 
Amulsar: Myths and Reality 2015-09-16
In an article several months ago I highlighted the myths about mining industry in general. Today I want to focus on Amulsar specifically and separate myths from concerns. Many questions voiced have been addressed continuously for years by different means of communications and those...
«ADAPTIVE LEADERSHIP COURSE AT IAB» 2015-07-02
“After the successful launch of the course, IAB International Academy of Business is proud to organize a 2-day  transformative Adaptive Leadership Course  designed for middle and top management of private companies and public sector organizations. 
ATP Honors Genocide Centennial by Launching ‘Living Century Initiative’ 2015-07-02
Armenia Tree Project has initiated a new campaign called the Living Century Initiative, which enables Armenians to plant trees in remembrance of the Genocide.
Exclusive Art Exhibition 2015-06-25
Tumo Center for Creative Technologies and the Armenian General Benevolent Union request the pleasure of your company at an exclusive art exhibition on Thursday, June 25th, 2015. 
Myths and Reality about Mining 2015-05-21
As an environmental management professional with 14 years of experience I know environmental issues of Armenia from A to Z.
“Doing Business in Armenia” mobile application is now available 2014-11-03
 Grant Thornton Armenia is pleased to announce that “Doing Business in Armenia” mobile application is available for a free download from the Apple App Store for all iOS devices. 
Grant Thornton named Employer of the Year by International Accounting Bulletin 2014-10-10
Ed Nusbaum, global CEO, said, "We are honoured to receive this award which recognises the strength of our internal training programmes and the opportunities that we offer internationally through our global talent mobility programme...
Tax Newsletter on the draft law on “Transfer Pricing” 2013-10-21
The relevant specialists of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Armenia(hereinafter referred to as “the RA”) based on the Transfer Pricing Guidelines of theOrganization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) for MultinationalEnterprises and Tax Administrations has...
Sosé & Allen’s Legacy Foundation and ATP Announce Social Media Campaign to Plant Memorial Forest in Armenia 2013-10-08
Sosé & Allen’s Legacy Foundation and Armenia Tree Project (ATP) have announced the establishment of a memorial forest in Armenia in honor of Sosé Thomassian and Allen Yekikian. The young couple dedicated much of their young lives to bettering Armenia through volunteering,...
Low income family of Aghavnadzor village was served within the framework of a ‘One Day Build’ project 2013-07-02
Yerevan (June 29, 2013) - A group of manager-volunteers of Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia company has joined Habitat for Humanity Armenia Foundation team to work hand-in-hand with the family of Vardan Grigoryan in a two day home building works initiated by Habitat.
Smart Upgrade – Your best way to Austrian Business Class at a bargain price 2013-06-27
You decide how much you are willing to pay for your upgrade. Make your offer and we’ll let you know within 72 hours before your scheduled departure whether or not your offer has been accepted and you will enjoy the benefits of our Business Class amenities.
Ernst & Young's Compensation & Benefits Survey 2013 2013-04-15
Ernst & Young has announced the launch of the 2013 Compensation & Benefits Survey in Armenia. In 2013, general and specialized industry reports will be issued based on the Compensation & Benefits Survey Report. Similar to previous years, the Survey Report will consist of two parts....
Deno Gold Announces Additional Organizational Changes 2013-04-15
As of April 8, 2013 Iliya Garkov who was serving as General Manager was transferred to “Balkan Minerals and Mining”, a subsidiary of Dundee Precious Metals Inc. and assumed the role of VP and General Manager of the Krumovgrad Project.
Member 2 Member Program 2013-04-10
Increase your business turnover by enrolling into AmCham Member to Member (M2M) program. M2M program is a significant opportunity for members to gain exposure and clients, while creating additional value for other AmCham members. M2M program entitles AmCham members to the best discounts...
Megerian Carpet welcomes the staff of the U.S. Embassy 2013-04-03
On January 21, 2013, “Megerian Carpet” Armenia-based manufactory again welcomed the staff of the U.S. Embassy led by the U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John A. Heffern. The guests had another chance to get familiar with carpet production and learn about the new trends in the...
Renovate Your Home and Save Energy and Money 2013-03-22
Renovate your apartment and save money due to energy efficiency and in one go. In order to stimulate energy conservation banking sector suggests a range of solutions. Byblos Bank Armenia offers a new loan product to the market – the energy efficiency renovation loan.
Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia Continues Supporting Local Communities 2013-03-22
Coca-Cola Hellenic is an active member of the community on all levels in Armenia and is committed to investing its time, expertise, and resources to protect, support, and enhance the quality of life through a wide range of locally relevant initiatives.
GeoProMining Takes Another Step in Environmental Management 2013-03-22
In December 2012 as part of the upgrade programme at the Agarak copper-molybdenum mine complex GeoProMining introduced a closed recycling system that completely prevents waste water of the processing cycle from getting into the surrounding territories, including the neighbouring river Araks.
Grant Thornton International Reports 10.4% Growth Rate and Record Global Revenues of $4.2 Billion 2013-03-22
On January 10, 2013, Grant Thornton announced record combined global revenues of US$4.2 billion driven by 10.4% growth in US dollars for the year ended 30 September 2012. Grant Thornton led the six largest global accounting organisations in reported revenue growth rate for 2012.
Developing Partnership between Armenian Diaspora and Habitat for Humanity Armenia 2013-03-22
Habitat for Humanity Armenia’s Executive Director Luiza Vardanyan and Resource Development Manager Seda Arzumanyan visited USA (California and Michigan) in October 2012 to hold and participate in various events and meetings with the representatives of Armenian community and the churches in...
The Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan Joined Fuller Center for Housing Armenia 2013-03-22
On August 11 the Armenia Marriott Hotel Yerevan staff members joined Fuller Center for Housing Armenia team in Aragatsotn region, the village of Ujan helping the Avetisyan family of 4 building more than a home, building hope, building a better future.
The First Ever Charitable Walkathon in Armenia Supports Children in Tsovak 2013-03-22
“Most of all I like to play football”, tells Spartak, a 12-year old pupil of Tsovak, a village in Gegharkunik marz, and adds, “Sometimes it’s hard to follow instructions of our coach and jump among all these stones, but I always rush to our school football pitch and play...
New instrument launched at NASDAQ OMX Armenia 2013-03-22
NASDAQ OMX Armenia introduceդ opportunity for a new instrument, foreign currency bonds (FX bonds). FX bonds are corporate bonds, issued by companies, but nominated and traded in foreign currency. FX bonds can circulate in exchange market after being admitted to trading or listed by NASDAQ...
Mr. Thies Clemenz Appointed NASDAQ OMX Armenia Supervisory Board Member 2013-03-22
Mr. Thies Clemenz was appointed as NASDAQ OMX Armenia Supervisory Board Member. His appointment is effective starting September 26, 2012 when Central Bank of Armenia relevant decision came into force.
NASDAQ OMX Armenia Launches Credit Contracts Market 2013-03-22
On November 8, 2012 NASDAQ OMX Armenia announced launch of new credit contracts market. From now on credit contracts with maturity of 7 days will be traded in the market. Later in 2013 credit contracts with longer and shorter maturities will be introduced to provide market participants with...
NASDAQ OMX Armenia Introduces GlobeNewswire in Armenia 2013-03-22
Within the frameworks of its activities aimed at promotion of Armenian capital market, NASDAQ OMX Armenia introduced GlobeNewswire wordwide news distribution service for the first time in Armenia.
On to more than 130 destinations worldwide 2013-03-21
Austrian Airlines is operating in Yerevan for already 12 years. As part of the Lufthansa Group and Star Alliance Austrian Airlines is operating in more than 130 destinations on 4 continents. Our home base Vienna is Europe´s fastest transfer airport and the ideal hub between East and...
New Year Brings New Achievements to Artsakh Brandy Company 2013-03-04
Established in 1998 in Aygestan village, the “Artsakh Brandy Company” is one of the first family companies in Artsakh. The company is well known for its exclusive strong alcoholic beverages made from natural fruits.
Seminar on practical Issues of Unified Income Tax Law application organized by Ernst & Young 2012-12-13
On 13 December 2012, AmCham together with Ernst & Young’s office in Yerevan organized a seminar for AmCham members on practical issues of application of the Unified Income Tax Law which came into force at the beginning of 2013.