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Japan lifts state of emergency for entire country

Japan has lifted the state of emergency status for the entire country. The last areas to change their status were Hokkaido and Tokyo’s greater area, Euronews reported.

Kremlin spokesman Peskov discharged from hospital to gradually start working from home

Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov has told TASS that he was discharged from a hospital where he was receiving treatment after testing positive for coronavirus.

Artsakh has new police chief

President of Artsakh Arayik Haroutyunyan today declared that he has appointed Ashot Hakobjanyan the new police chief and that the rank of major general has been conferred upon him.

Azerbaijan tramples human rights

"Artsakhpress" presents the analysis/opinion of Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte, Armenian-American writer, politician and activist, on Azerbaijan's human-rights violations towards Artsakh, Armenia and its own people.

President of Artsakh presents changes in composition of government

Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan convened today an enlarged working consultation with the participation of the members of the current Cabinet of Ministers, the Presidential Office stated.

Russia’s coronavirus cases rise by 8,915 in past day

The number of new coronavirus cases in Russia rose by 8,915 in the past day, reaching 362,342 in all Russian regions, TASS reports citing the anti-coronavirus crisis center.

Artsakh President: There will be changes in government structure

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan highlighted the importance the recent agreement reached with head of the United Homeland party Samvel Babayan and the future cooperation with foreign minister Masis Mayilyan live on his Facebook page on Tuesday.

289 people in Armenia are infected with COVID-19 in one day

The National Center for Disease Control and Prevention says 289 new coronavirus cases have been recorded in the last 24 hours.

Roma push to extend Mkhitaryan's loan deal

Roma are in negotiations with Arsenal to extend Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s loan and add an obligation to buy in June 2021, Football Italia reports.

World oil prices rising

World oil prices are going up on Tuesday, and trading data attest to this.

Chair of the Canada-Artsakh Parliamentary Friendship Group Rachael Harder addressed a congratulatory message to the President of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan

Chair of the Canada-Artsakh Parliamentary Friendship Group, Member of the Canadian Parliament Rachael Harder addressed a congratulatory message to the President of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan.

Dollar gains value in Armenia

The American dollar’s (USD) exchange rate against the Armenian dram (AMD) comprised AMD 483/$1 in Armenia on Monday; this is up by AMD 0.76 from the previous business day in the country, according to the official website of the Central Bank of Armenia.

President of Artsakh and United Homeland party leader Samvel Babayan sign memorandum of cooperation

Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan on behalf of the Azat Hayreniq - UCA parties coalition led by him, signed a memorandum of cooperation with the United Homeland party leader Samvel Babayan, the President’s Office stated.

Armenia Parliament Speaker holds phone talks with OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President

Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan held phone talks with President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly George Tsereteli,the Speaker said on Facebook.

Russia reports less than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases for 10th day in a row

The number of COVID-19 cases in Russia rose by 8,946 in the past day to 353,427 in all regions, TASS reported the anti-coronavirus crisis center as telling reporters on Monday.

Yerevan to host Olympic rating tournament of beach volleyball

One of the upcoming Olympic Games rating tournaments of women’s beach volleyball will take place in Yerevan, the National Olympic Committee said citing the Easter Europe Volleyball Association.

The position of the Democratic Party of Artsakh is constructive and free cooperative, says Ashot Ghulyan

Artur Tovmasyan , Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Artsakh, on Monday met with the leader of the Artsakh Democratic Party Ashot Ghulyan and the party leadership.

Montenegro reports victory over coronavirus

Montenegro has announced it has overcome the coronavirus, with no new cases being reported for the first time in 68 days.

Artsakh President meets with acting defense minister

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan received today Commander of the Defense Army, acting defense minister Jalal Harutyunyan, the Presidential Office stated.

Armenian PM congratulates King Abdullah II of Jordan on Independence Day

Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan has sent a congratulatory message to His Majesty King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan on the occasion of Jordan’s Independence Day, the PM’s Office stated.