Archive 2012

The New Year address of Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan

Dear compatriots, dear residents of Yerevan I'd like to congratulate all of us on the New Year and Christmas holiday. New Year is the most family holiday for each of us, it's also the most expected and the kindest. God grant, all your good dreams come true this year, let all your hopes and expectations be realized. I heartily wish all you families to bring in the New Year in a high mood.

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Yerevan Mayor had a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Greece to the RA

Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan had a meeting with the newly-appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Greece to the RA Iranis Tais. Greeting the Ambassador the Mayor congratulated him on taking his diplomatic mission in our country and expressed hope that the friendly and partners' ties between Yerevan and the cities of Greece will get a new quality and new pace of development.

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The New Year dreams of children have become true

On the threshold of the New Year Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan was addressed letters by 6 children of 3 families. In their letters the children expecting a New Year miracle asked Santa Claus to bring them the presents they had been waiting for a long time.

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Sergey Vardanyan has been awarded with the gold medal of the Mayor of Yerevan

The research worker of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of the RA National Academy of Science, the chief editor of the magazine "Voice of Amshen", writer Sergey Vardanyan has been awarded by the decision of Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan with the gold medal of the Mayor of Yerevan for his great contribution to the historiography, fruitful activity and significant literature services.

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The winners of "The best New Year design" competition have been awarded

On the event of the New Year holidays the Municipality of Yerevan from December 1 to 20 announced a competition for "The best New Year design". The best ones were chosen among the commercial organizations, non-governmental organizations and individuals participated in the festive decoration of the capital and those who applied for the competition

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New Year presents to the pupils of special schools

New Year presents to the pupils of special schools By the instruction of Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan on the event of the New Year the head of the Department of General Education of the Municipality Gayane Soghomonyan and the head of the Division of Children's Rights Defense Ida Khachatryan visited the auxiliary schools N 2and N 6 for children with mental defects and the special educational center N 8 for children with heavy defects of speech and handed presents as well as tickets for New Year performances to the children on behalf of the Mayor.

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Another 2 minibus routes were replaced with bus routes, one of which-at the costs of private investm

One of the requirements of the new conception of public transport in the capital is to reduce the number of minibus routes and to replace them with the buses of medium capacity. It was also planned to operate the routes at the costs of private investment. In this context, after holding the route competitions, this year for the first time as a result of investment of "Father and Son Mkrtchyans" company the minibus route N 28 will be operated by 18 South Korean "Hundai" buses the number of which is now 8.

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Yerevan Mayor awarded a number of representatives of art, culture, sport, health and social spheres

Yerevan Mayor awarded a number of representatives of art, culture, sport, health and social spheres On the event of the New Year Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan hosted a number of representatives of art, culture, sport, health and social spheres of the capital. Congratulating them on the coming holidays the Mayor referred to the reforms performed in the spheres in 2012 and stressing the particular role of each field expressed confidence that next year the achievements would be more wide-ranging.

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The residents of Yerevan appreciated the changes taken place in Yerevan

The residents of Yerevan appreciated the changes taken place in Yerevan The results of «Yerevan people about Yerevan» surveys have been published by the Armenian Association of Marketing and the Armenian representation of Gallup International Association. To get acquainted with the results and comment them Deputy Mayor of Yerevan Kamo Areyan was invited to the presentation. 78 % of the residents of Yerevan participated in the survey gave positive assessment of the changes recorded in the capital in the recent year, 24 of which assessed them as fully positive

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