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Japan will Provide Armenia with a Grant to Purchase Ambulances

Japan will Provide Armenia with a Grant ...

30.07.2020 The Government approved the RA Government legislative initiative on the draft law of the Republic of Armenia “On the Ratification of Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of Japan for the Provision of “Economic and Social Development” Grant signed on June 30, 2020 in Yerevan”. As reported by “Armenpress”, according to the substantiation of the decision, the Agreement on “Economic and Social Development” Grant Provision is a result of negotiations between the Governments of Armenia and Japan. It aims at...
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The Donation of Avigan Drug made in Japa...

JULY 23, 2020 12:06 YEREVAN, JULY 23, ARMENPRESS։ As the final drug for the treatment of COVID-19 hasn’t been found yet, many countries of the world already apply the drugs, which exist in order to prevent the increase in mortality by means of suppressing the reproduction of the virus. At the moment avigan (favipiravir) is one of these samples, which has provoked active interest. At the request of Armenia, on July 23 Japan has made a donation of avigan drugs, which can be used for nearly 100 patents. It is expected that the drugs will be more efficiently used by the...
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Japan Calls on all Stakeholders to Cease...

The statement of the Press Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Otaka Masato relating the confrontation along the Armenian-Azerbaijani border: Japan expresses its concern relating recent armed confrontation along the Armenian-Azerbaijani border and human losses caused by it. Japan calls on all stakeholders to cease hostilities and manifest maximum restraint.The final settlement of the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan has an essential role for the peace and stability in the Caucasus region. Japan expresses its full support to the efforts of OSCE Minsk...
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Japan twill Provide Armenia with 3.7 Million USD for Acquiring Medical Equipment

Japan twill Provide Armenia with 3.7 Mil...

20:02, 30 June, 2020 YEREVAN, JUNE 30, ARMENPRESS. Jun Yamada, Ambassador of Japan to Armenia and Atom Janjughazyan, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Armenia signed on June 30 the exchange of notes (E/N) for the Japan’s Grant Aid, “The Economic and Social Development Program”. This E/N is for the Provision of Japanese Medical Equipment to the Republic of Armenia. Through this Project, the Government of Japan will provide four hundred million Japanese Yen (approximately 3.7 million USD) for obtaining Japanese medical equipment. This Project intends to assist...
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Statement of the Foreign Ministry of Armenia on restrictions enforced within the framework of prevention of novel coronavirus

Statement of the Foreign Ministry of Arm...

28 March, 2020 As part of the global fight against the novel coronavirus, different countries restricted and continue to restrict the access to their airspace and the air communication, which have complicated the arrangement of our citizens’ return to Armenia. In this regard, we urge our citizens to check the availability of transit flights in advance. Additionally, according to the decision of the government of the Russian Federation, further on, departing and arriving flights between the airports of Russian Federation and foreign airports carrying out the return of...
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The President and the Ambassador of Japan have discussed the Situation Caused by the Coronavirus

The President and the Ambassador of Japa...

The President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan has received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan to Armenia Jun Yamada. The Department of Information and Public Relations of the President informs that the interlocutors exchanged thoughts about the practical components of the Armenian-Japanese cooperation taking into consideration today’s situation caused by the spreading of new coronavirus, as well as the future projects. The ambassador Yamada presented the situation in Japan and the measures related to it. There were discussed the...
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National Center of Chamber Music will be replenished with New Musical Instruments

National Center of Chamber Music will be...

17:39, 26 February, 2020 YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 26, ARMENPRESS: During this year within the frameworks of “Grassroots” cultural grant support project of the Government of Japan, National Center of Chamber Music will acquire Japanese Yamaha brand grand piano, tympanums, drums, xylophone, glockenspiel and other instruments, the availability of which will allow to appear before the music lovers with a bigger and various repertoire. the material is taken from https://armenpress.am translated from Armenian into English...
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Training in Japan: A Man Cannot Respond to What He Cannot Imagine

Training in Japan: A Man Cannot Respond ...

24.02.2020 From February 11 to 20, 2020 six representatives of different subdivisions of MES RA, four journalists from four media were trained in Japan in the frameworks of “Disaster Risk Reduction Crisis Communication and Public Awareness Improvement” Project carried out with the joint efforts of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The head of the team was Deputy Minister Arkadi Balyan. This was already the third training carried out by this project. The first two trainings were conducted in Yerevan, in...
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There is a Need for Useful Information Before and After a Disaster

There is a Need for Useful Information B...

With the joint efforts of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA and Japan International Cooperation Agency, during the period February 2019 – January 2022 in Armenia there will be implemented “Disaster Risk Reduction Crisis Communication and Public Awareness Improvement” Project, which aims at providing population with accurate and appropriate information about the disaster. And for this purpose it is necessary to develop and strengthen crisis communication capabilities of mass media. During the first stage of the project – February 2019-January 2020, there...
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There is Envisaged the Visit of the Special Adviser to the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Eichi Hasegwa to Armenia

There is Envisaged the Visit of the Spec...

Deputy Minister of Economy of RA Mr. Varos Simonyan has received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Armenia Mr. Jun Yamada.This was announced by the Department of Information and Public Relations of the Ministry of Economy of RA. During the meeting there were discussed agenda and organizational issues related to the visit of the delegation to Armenia headed by the special adviser to the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Eichi Hasegawa, which is envisaged this year in March. The main purpose of the visit of the delegation headed by Mr....
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The President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan has received the Ambassador of Japan to Armenia

The President of the Republic of Armenia...

30.01.2020 Today the President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan has received the Ambassador of Japan to Armenia Jun Yamada. On behalf of the Government of Japan the Ambassador expressed gratitude to the President Sargsyan for the visit to his country last October and for the participation in the enthronement ceremony of the Emperor of Japan in Tokyo. He mentioned that the meetings, which had taken place in Tokyo, are new stimulus for the development of bilateral relations. In his turn President Sargsyan said that he had wonderful memories and impressions from...
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Japan Donated 22 Fire Trucks to Armenia: the Ceremony of Solemn Handover will take Place on January 29

Japan Donated 22 Fire Trucks to Armenia:...

On January 29, at 12:00 o’clock, in the parade square of  the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA(Davitashen 4th block, 109/8 A. Mikoyan) will take place the ceremony of the solemn handover of 22 fire trucks to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia by Japan International Cooperation Agency. The event will be attended by the Minister of Emergency Situations F. Tsolakyan, the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan in Armenia, H. E. Mr. Jun Yamada  and other high-ranking officials. Dear colleagues, you are kindly invited to take...
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The Government of Japan has provided over 46 Thousand Dollars Grant to “Yerevan, My Love” Foundation

The Government of Japan has provided ove...

13.12.2019 A Memorandum was signed between “Yerevan, My Love” foundation and the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan in the Republic of Armenia. According to it, in “Luse” rehabilitation center there will be established children’s integration room. “Armnepress”reports: the director of “Yerevan, My Love” foundation Arshak Karapetyan mentioned that the memorandum announces the new beginning of mutual cooperation. “By means of this memorandum we aim at having children’s integration room in “Luse” rehabilitation center of “Yerevan,...
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The President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan met the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe (Video)

The President of the Republic of Armenia...

October 24, 14:53 p.m. “Though we are geographically rather far from each other, we are close through our values, culture and history. We should look forward. The future envisages cooperation. I am convinced that we can do many things together”. the material is taken from  https://www.facebook.com/pg/Armpresident/posts/ translated from Armenian into English...
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Special Training-Workshop at the Ministry of Emergency Situations

Special Training-Workshop at the Ministr...

On May 14, jointly with the expert group of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA there was held “Risk Communication and Emergency Communication” training-workshop in the frameworks of the three-year technical support program on “The Improvement of Public Awareness and Emergency Communication with the Purpose of Disaster Risk Management”. The aim of the training-workshop was to improve public and mass media awareness on disasters, the abilities of MES officials and also to contribute to the dissemination of...
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There have been discussed the Possibilit...

On April 2, the Minister of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies of RA Hakob Arshakyan received the member of the Board of Directors of the company “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries” Christina Ahmadjyan. Greeting the guest the minister referred to the perspectives of the development and progress of Armenia, which have become possible due to the victory of peaceful, velvet revolution, which has taken place in our country. Pursuing that goal, Hakob Arshakyan has highlighted the development of high tech sector. Presenting the state policy carried out in that...
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Armenian Parliament Speaker, Japanese Ambassador discuss bilateral cooperation prospects

Armenian Parliament Speaker, Japanese Am...

15:48, 5 February, 2019 Speaker of Parliament Ararat Mirzoyan on February 5 received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Armenia Jun Yamada, the Armenian Parliament told Armenpress. At the meeting Speaker Mirzoyan stated that since the establishment of diplomatic ties the relations of Armenia and Japan are steadily and dynamically developing. He noted that the opening of the Embassies in Tokyo in 2010 and Yerevan in 2015 gave new impetus to the strengthening of the bilateral ties. The Speaker also touched upon the development of the parliamentary...
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To Japan (Tokyo) FOODEX 2019 Exhibition

To Japan (Tokyo) FOODEX 2019 Exhibition

Dear businessmen, we gladly inform you that from March 5 to 8 in Tokyo – the capital of Japan, there will take place FOODEX JAPAN exhibition, which is one of the largest exhibitions in Asia and is dedicated on the exhibition of food and drink across Japan and the whole world. The Embassy of Japan to Armenia has taken over the organizational issues of the exhibition and in a joint pavilion wants to show processed food and agricultural products of the Armenian manufacturers, which have certain novelty.  The Embassy will partially cover the costs of the...
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The Prime Minister of Japan has congratulated Nikol Pashinyan

The Prime Minister of Japan has congratu...

January 15, 2019 The Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe has sent a congratulatory message to Nikol Pashinyan on his appointment as the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia. Shinzo Abe has particularly stressed that Armenia is a reliable partner of Japan, which shares such fundamental values as freedom, democracy, human rights, the rule of law and the two countries closely cooperate both in a bilateral format and in the international arena.   “I am confident that under Your leadership the relations between our countries have great potential for further expansion...
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We Have Real Chance to Raise Bilateral Cooperation to New Level – PM Pashinyan Receives Japan’s FM

We Have Real Chance to Raise Bilateral C...

3 September, 2018 YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 3, ARMENPRESS. Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan received on September 3 Foreign Minister of Japan Tarō Kōno who is in Armenia on an official visit. The PM welcomed the first visit of Japan’s Foreign Minister to Armenia and noted that it takes place in an important period for Armenia in terms of democratic changes. “Last year we marked the 25thanniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Japan, which could be described as productive and dynamically developing. At the same time I think we...