: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Asia

    UN approves deal for Italy, Netherlands to share Council seat
    Jul01

    UN approves deal for Italy, Netherlands to share Council seat

    The UN General Assembly on Thursday elected Italy to the Security Council under a deal that will see the Netherlands take over the seat in a year. The two countries agreed to split the two-year term on the council after five rounds of voting earlier this week ended with a tie. Under the deal, Italy will take up the seat on January 1 and then make...

    Putin, Hollande discuss Karabakh conflict settlement
    Jul01

    Putin, Hollande discuss Karabakh conflict settlement

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Francois Hollande on Thursday discussed by phone the settlement in Nagorno-Karabakh and Ukraine, the Kremlin reported. “Vladimir Putin informed Francois Hollande of the June 20 three-party meeting with Presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan in St....

    Ukraine has no venue suitable for Eurovision
    Jul01

    Ukraine has no venue suitable for Eurovision

    The Ukrainian media is reporting on comments made by the Minister for Culture that Ukraine has no venue capable of meeting the EBU criteria for hosting the Eurovision Song Contest. …read more Source:...

    Noubar Afeyan among 42 immigrants honored by Carnegie Corporation
    Jul01

    Noubar Afeyan among 42 immigrants honored by Carnegie Corporation

    Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for 100 LIVES Asbarez – On June 30, 100 LIVES and Aurora Prize Co-Founder Dr. Noubar Afeyan was named one of Carnegie Corporation of New York’s “Great Immigrants: Pride of America” honorees. Afeyan’s distinction identifies him as one of the most prominent and influential naturalized citizens in the...

    UN General Assembly elects Italy for 2017 in deal with Netherlands
    Jul01

    UN General Assembly elects Italy for 2017 in deal with Netherlands

    The United Nations General Assembly elected Italy to fill the final UN Security Council seat for 2017 on Wednesday after voting between Italy and The Netherlands was deadlocked and the pair agreed to split the two-year term on the council. Italy has pledged to step down after one year to allow The Netherlands to be elected to the council by the...

    Who and What will Do in Warsaw from Armenia?
    Jul01

    Who and What will Do in Warsaw from Armenia?

    NATO summit will be held in Warsaw in the period of July 8-9. Head of the North-Atlantic Treaty Organization called this period “rather decisive,” when NATO faces serious challenges in the field of security. Supposedly Warsaw summit will become decisive from the perspective of a range of changes. The Treaty should resolve on its restriction and...

    Italy, Netherlands to share terms on UN Security Council 2017
    Jul01

    Italy, Netherlands to share terms on UN Security Council 2017

    Countries need more than two-thirds of the vote to win a seat at UN council. (File) The United Nations General Assembly elected Italy to fill the final UN Security Council seat for 2017 on Wednesday after voting between Italy and the Netherlands was deadlocked and the pair agreed to split the two-year term on the council. Italy has pledged to...

    13 detained over Istanbul airport attack
    Jun30

    13 detained over Istanbul airport attack

    ISTANBUL: Turkey on Thursday detained 13 suspected Islamic State jihadists over the deadly Istanbul airport attack, as chilling details emerged of how suicide bombers launched their assault. The death toll from Tuesday’s gun and suicide bomb spree at Ataturk airport has risen to 44, state-run news agency Anadolu said, with more than 200...

    Beeline Armenia holds a Digithon to reveal most promising and innovative solutions for development of the company
    Jun30

    Beeline Armenia holds a Digithon to reveal most promising and innovative solutions for development of the company

    Beeline Armenia is holding a Digithon contest of innovative ideas for its employees. The press office of Beeline Armenia reports that like the well-known Hackathons, the event will last 24 hours, during which several teams of the company’s employees will compete to create innovative applications and services for businesses and customers....

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers launch a joint campaign on July 1, with the fee for money transfers to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova halved
    Jun30

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers launch a joint campaign on July 1, with the fee for money transfers to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova halved

    Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers are launching a joint campaign on July 1 – the fee for money transfers from Armenia to Ukraine and Moldova is only 1% versus the previous 2-2.5%, the press office of the Bank has told ArmInfo. “Three customers will be selected on a random basis out of the Anelik Bank customers, who transfer money...

    Page 660 of 2551

    Pin It on Pinterest