Archive 2018

Lights on New Year Tree are lit

On December 21, the main and new Christmas Tree was solemnly lit in Republic square. It is of 35 m height and is decorated with 1500 balls. 

Ceremony of cancellation of stamps “History of Armenia: 2800th anniversary of Yerevan foundation” is held in City Hall

The ceremony of cancellation of the postcard with 4 stamps dedicated to the theme “History of Armenia: 2800th anniversary of Yerevan foundation” has been held in the City Hall today. The postcard was cancelled by Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan, the RA acting Minister of Transport, Communications and Information Technologies Hakob Arshakyan, the Chairman of the board of CJSC “Haypost” Juan Pablo Gechidjyan and the President of the Union of Philatelists of Armenia Hovik Musaelyan.

Yerevan Municipality will strive to equip parks with modern technologies:Hayk Marutyan take part in opening of new recreation zones

Two recreation zones have been put into operation in the capital today. Yerevan Mayor visited the spots to familiarize himself with the facilities.
All conditions necessary for proper recreation have been created in the park after Komitas well-arranged within the framework of annual municipal programs. Mayor Hayk Marutyan walked about the park, familiarize himself with the work done, talked to the townspeople. The park has the surface of 1.8 hectares. The entrance to the park from the side of Arshakunyats avenue have been renovated, new walkways have been constructed, a new irrigation network was installed.
Besides, bowers, benches, children’s playgrounds were installed, a pool and a public WC have been constructed. The illumination of the area is provided with energy saving lamps. The park is also adapted for people with restricted abilities, wheelchair ramps have been constructed in different parts.

International Memorial Youth Freestyle Wrestling tournament is over in Yerevan

The 10th International Memorial Youth Freestyle Wrestling tournament commemorating the USSR Distinguished Coach for wrestling Rudolf Karapetyan and the USSR Master of Sport of international class Yeghishe Karapetyan started in the capital on October 23. 220 young wrestlers from Armenia, Russia,Georgia and Iran took part in the tournament in 10 weight categories.