Armenia – EU

The Ministry of Economic Development and Investments of RA and the Delegation of the European Union to Armenia, with the support of CCI of RA organized an informative event-discussion on “Generalized Scheme of Preferences (GSP+)”. Frederique Rychener, Julika Peschau, Daniel Kramer and Guus Houttuin – people responsible for the program were present. The aim of the event was to:[mkd_unordered_list style="circle" animate="yes" font_weight=""] Present the basic principles of GSP+, increase business community’s level of awareness, and promote the application of the system. Provide information to potential beneficiaries of GSP+ regarding the opportunities when exporting to EU market. Present the EU Export Helpdesk. ...

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Armenia – Mordovia

On June 20, an Armenian-Russian business meeting took place at the CCI of RA, which was organized by Yerevan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Investment Support Center of the Mordovia Republic, and the company “Evencenter”. Mordovia’s economy, investment climate, and those sectors which could be of interest for Armenian entrepreneurs were presented. The President of Yerevan CCI – Andranik Aleqsanyan and the head of Investment Support Center of Mordovia – Alexander Torgovkin signed a partnership agreement....

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Armenia – Iran

On June 1, M. Khosrovtaj – the Deputy Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade of the Islamic Republic of Iran visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RA. The Executive Director of CCI of RA – Andranik Aleqsanyan presented the Iranian official Chamber’s foreign relations’ – specifically the Armenia-Iran collaboration’s priority, as well as the work undertaken so far. Mr. Aleqsanyan specified that the questions regarding to exporting to a third country were worth discussing, which is beneficial for both countries. Mr. Khosrovtaj mentioned that during the Iranian trade fare, which is going to take place in Armenia in autumn,...

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EEU – Armenia Forum

On May 27-29, the annual business forum “Eurasian Economic Union–Armenia Cooperation” was taking place in the “Golden Palace Hotel Resort & Spa” Tsaghkadzor. The event was supported by the RA Government, and Eurasian Economic Commission, and the organizers were the CCI’s of Armenia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan – “Atameken”, as well as the company “Evencenter”. The attendees of the event were State officials, ministers of Eurasian Economic Commission, Armenia accredited diplomats, presidents of chambers: overall 400 participants, 100 of which were from abroad. In the opening of the forum, President of CCI of RA Martin Sargsyan...

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Armenia – Estonia

On May 29, the CCI of RA hosted the representatives of Estonian Center of Eastern Partnership, who came with a specific mission – to prepare the attendance of Armenian 30-people delegation to the Eastern Partnership’s 4th business forum, taking place on October 26-27 in Tallinn, Estonia. The forum is aimed at the development of small and medium-sized enterprises of EU and its partner countries. The Executive Director of CCI of RA Andranik Aleqsanyan and the Head of the Staff Arayik Vardanyan assured the Chamber’s willingness to support the mentioned initiative....

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Armenia – Vietnam

On May 12 Plenipotentiary Minister of the Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Deputy of the head of the mission Lay Ngok Doan and Commercial advisor Ziong Hoang Min, accompanied by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam H.E. Raisa Vardanyan visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RA. The Executive Director of the CCI of RA- Andranik Alexanyan introduced the business environment of Armenia and the areas of potential business cooperation. Both sides considered that the best way to enhance cooperation is the organization of joint business forums and...

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Armenia-Philippines relations

On May 12 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia in Philippines (residence in Hanoi) H.E. Raisa Vardanyan together with the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Philippines in Armenia, visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RA. The Executive Director of CCI of RA Andranik Alexanyan presented the guests the new strategy of economic development of Armenia as a member of the EEU, as well as key benefits provided by EU and other countries in trading with Armenia. It was mutually noted that the first step in the development of trade and economic relations should be the signing of a memorandum...

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Armenian-Peruvian relations

On May 12 newly appointed ambassador of Peru H.E. Luis Benjamin Chimoy Arteaga visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RA. “Our two countries have stable and dynamic market economies. Especially in the direction of export of precious metals, our country is one of the leaders in the international market. At this stage, we need to get to know each other better and establish good business relations”- said the Ambassador. The Executive Director of the CCI of RA Andranik Alexanyan informed the Ambassador that Armenia has been granted with some privileges in the sphere of export, which could attract foreign investors...

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On April 11, the President of RA CCI Mr. Martin Sargsyan met the acting Charge D’Affairs of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Republic of Armenia Issam Nayal. The Executive Director of RA CCI Mr. Andranik Aleksanyan, the Head of Staff of RA CCI Mr. Araik Vardanyan and the Chairman of Syrian-Armenian Business Council, Syrian-Armenian businessman Mr. Levon Zaki Yedalian were also present at the meeting. Mr. Issam Nayal noted that Armenia is among the only six countries that Syria considers its friend and there is a need for Armenian experts and builders to take part in the reconstruction of areas...

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