Armenian Khachkars in UNESCO Heritage

#khachkar #unesco #armenia #azerbaijan #culture #religion

On November 17 in Nairobi, Kenya, at a meeting of Committee for Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding by UNESCO, a list of 47-cultural traditions of peoples around the world was approved. The art of creation Armenian Khachkars (...

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Long-Expected Roads Are Open

#highway #armenia #yerevan #construction

After five months of construction, the auto traffic on Tsitsernakaberd highway was reopened. That's how long the first phase of construction works lasted. Works, that were carried out by Shinforum construction company, began on June 12 and were sched...

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The first dolphinarium in Yerevan

#dolphinarium #armenia #yerevan #entertainment

A first-ever dolphinarium, named "Nemo" will be soon opened in Yerevan, in Pantheon named after Komitas. The construction works are implemented by Ukrainian "Nerum" company. As company director, Alexander Merlyan mentioned, the whole building will be...

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Criminal Contractors

#criminal #canada #armenia #construction #economy

The Surete du Quebec in conjunction with Revenue Quebec's investigative division, have been working on investigation since 2008 to uncover tax evasion schemes in construction industry in province. They already receives warrants for 14 people and...

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Flight to Tatev

#ropeway #armenia #tatev #syunik #religion #transportation #travel

Today, in October 16, as it was scheduled earlier, was launched reversible ropeway to Tatev monastery complex through Halidzor gorge with the length of 5.7 km, which is currently the longest in the world. Ropeway is a part of the "Tatev revival" pr...

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