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Safer and More Secure Schools in the Border Communities

Safer and More Secure Schools in the Bor...

27.12.2016 Recently, in the frameworks of a small grant project of Japan International Cooperation Agency, the Department of Population Protection and Organization of Disaster Consequences Liquidation of the Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA carried out an interesting project in two schools of border villages of Berdavan and Kogb of Tavush Region of RA. In order to increase the level of awareness and security of children and employees in the educational institutions, as well as in order to develop their knowledge and skills about emergency...
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Meeting at RA NA Armenia- Japan Friendship Group

Meeting at RA NA Armenia- Japan Friendsh...

31.08.2016 On August 31, the Head of the RA NA Armenia-Japan friendship group Samvel Farmanyan and members of the friendship group met with Seishiro Eto, Chairman of the Japan-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship League within the National Diet of Japan, and its members. Welcoming the guest, Samvel Farmanyan emphasized that Armeniagreatly highlights the continuous development of interparliamentary ties with Japan and in this context added that such mutual visits have pivotal significance in strengthening that relations. Mrs Farmanyan underscored with satisfaction that the...
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Armenia-Japan: New Impetus for the Development of Relations

Armenia-Japan: New Impetus for the Devel...

The RA President Serzh Sargsyan received today delegation headed by the President of the Japan-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship League Seishiro Eto, the press service of the RA President informs. Welcoming the first visit of the delegation to Armenia, the President of Armenia underscored that Japan holds a special role in Armenia’s relations with the countries of East Asia, and our country is striving to develop multifaceted and mutually beneficial cooperation with the friendly Japan. Serzh Sargsyan expressed hope that the visit of the delegation headed by Seishiro Eto...
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The Government of Japan will Continue to...

In the meeting hall of SME DNC Armenia, there took place the session of the coordinating council of SME DNC Armenia and JICA jointly implemented program “Development of Local Production and Promotion of Local Brands – Stage 2”. It was conducted by the First Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Armenia Mr. Garegin Melqonyan and the Executive Director of SME DNC Mr. Levon Mnatsakanyan. From the Japanese side there participated in the session the representative of JICA Uzbekistan office Mr. Murai Hiromitsu, JICA Yerevan office representative Ruzan...
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About the First “Mini Grant Project” in Armenia Carried out by JICA Uzbekistan office

About the First “Mini Grant Projec...

July 4, 2016 In 2015, JICA Uzbekistan office started implementation of  “Mini Grant Projects” program in Armenia. This program is open for all ex-participants of JICA training programs in Japan who are members of JICA Alumni Association of Armenia and in May, the Mini-grant project for 2015 JFY was successfully completed. The first ex-participant which was granted within Mini-grant project was Mr. Vigen Hovhannisyan from Bagratashen village of Tavush region. After conducting of screening process of all mini project proposals Mr. Hovhannisyan’s project...
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On May 25, 2016 A Grant Agreement was signed between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of Japan

On May 25, 2016 A Grant Agreement was si...

25.05.2016 On May 25, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia took place the ceremony of signing a grant agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of Japan, which was signed in the form of exchanging notes. The above-mentioned agreement was signed by the Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia Mr. Haykaram Mkhitaryan, from the Armenian side and by the Ambassador of Japan to RA Mr. Eiji Taguchi from the Japanese side. The grant is targeted to support the economic and social development...
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Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations: We Will Receive 38 Fire-fighting Trucks from Japan, Part of them will be sent to Gyumri

Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations:...

May 24, 2016– 09:42 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net – On May 23, during the discussion of the budget execution for 2015 at the National Assembly,  the deputy of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) Sukias Avetisyan asked the Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations Haykaram Mkhitaryan, when the brigades of the fire-fighting service would join Gyumri rescue service, which needed them. “It has already been two years that I am raising this question, but there is no solution. It refers to Gyumri, I have tried to carefully analyze the situation, but we cannot resolve the issue of...
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The visit of the Extraordinary and Pleni...

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Embassy of Japan to Armenia

Pavtos Buzand St., 3 Building, “Royal Classic House” Residential and Buisiness Complex, 9th floor Phone: (+374 60) 52 10 30 ; FAX: (+374 60) 52 10 31 website: http://www.am.emb-japan.go.jp/itprtop_am/index.html e-mail: embjp@yv.mofa.go.jp Emergency contact during the closing time: (+37441) 43 41 45 the material is taken...
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Armenia’s Foreign Minister received Japan’s Special Envoy for South Caucasus

Armenia’s Foreign Minister received Japa...

09.02.2016 On February 9, Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia received Ambassador Toshihiro Aiki, Special Envoy for South Caucasus of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan. Welcoming the guest, Minister Nalbandian attached importance to further deepening of friendly relations between Armenia and Japan, and expansion of comprehensive cooperation in different fields. Expressing gratitude for the reception, Special Envoy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan stressed that his country places significance to fostering of cooperation with friendly...
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The Reception of Japan’s First  Resident  Ambassador  Eiji Taguchi in Armenia at 18.06.2015 (video)

The Reception of Japan’s First Re...

Author  H. Muradyan
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Message from Ambassador Taguchi

Diplomatic relations between Japan and Armenia were established in 1992. Since then our two countries have been developing friendly relations as partners who share the basic values such as democracy and market economy. In June 2012, H.E. Mr.Serzh Sargsyan, the President of the Republic of Armenia, paid an official visit to Japan, during which the “Joint Statement on Further Deepening of Friendship and Partnership between Japan and the Republic of Armenia” was signed. Based on this document, steady progress is now being made in such fields as political dialogue,...
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The newly-appointed Ambassador of Japan handed over the copies of his credentials to the Foreign Minister

The newly-appointed Ambassador of Japan ...

02.06.2015 On June 2 the first resident-Ambassador of Japan to Armenia Eiji Taguchi handed over copies of his credentials to Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian. Congratulating the Ambassador on the occasion of his appointment and wishing fruitful activities Minister Nalbandian attached importance to the opening of the diplomatic mission of Japan in Yerevan. Minister Nalbandian expressed hope that the opening of the mission would give a new impetus for the development of bilateral relations. Edward Nalbandian expressed gratitude for Japan’s continued support to...
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In commemoration of the Armenian-Japanes...

translated from Armenian into English by Tatev Harutyunyan
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Armenia parliament deputy chair heads for Japan

Armenia parliament deputy chair heads fo...

22.05.2015 An Armenian National Assembly (NA) delegation, led by NA Vice President Eduard Sharmazanov, on Thursday traveled to Japan on a working visit. In Japan, the Armenian MPs are scheduled to meet with of the House of Representatives Vice-Speaker Tatsuo Kawabata, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Minoru Kiuchi, and the Japan-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group. On Sunday, the Armenian parliamentary delegation will attend the closing ceremony of the Armenian Cultural Week being held in capital city Tokyo, and along the lines of the Armenian Genocide Centennial....
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Galust Sahakyan Received the Ambassador ...

05/20/2015 On May 20, the Chairman of the National Assembly Galust Sahakyan received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan in the Republic of Armenia Chikahito Harada, who visited the parliament on the completion of his diplomatic mission in Armenia. This is announced by the press service of the National Assembly. The Chairman of the National Assembly, highly appreciating the Armenian-Japanese relations, mentioned that the relations were based on friendship and mutual trust. He evidenced that the friendly relations had become more active, especially...
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President Receives Japanese Foreign Mini...

22.01.2015 President Serzh Sargsyan today received the State Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Minoru Kiuchi. Welcoming the dignitary, the President stressed the importance of frequent reciprocal visits to strengthening interstate ties and expressed satisfaction with the fact that in recent years, the relationship between Armenia and Japan has been developing dynamically, taking on a new meaning. Serzh Sargsyan and State Minister Minoru Kiuchi attached great value to the opening of the Japanese embassy in Armenia on the 1st of January which, according to them,...
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The Embassy of Japan for the Schools of ...

The NGO “Development and Prosperity” and the Embassy of Japan in Armenia signed a contract, which in the frameworks of Grassroot Human  Security Projects envisages providing school furniture to 25 schools of the Region of Ararat, which are in need. At the signing ceremony there were present the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Mr. Minoru Kiuchi, consultant to the Embassy of Japan Mr. Sasame Kenichiro, first secretary of the Embassy of Japan Yamagishi Keisuku, representatives from the NGO “Development and Prosperity”, the president of the NGO Gayane...
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The  Gyumri Crime is Equivalent to Terrorism:State Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan (video)

The Gyumri Crime is Equivalent to Terro...

January 21st, 2015 For the state Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, Mr. Minoru Kiuchi  the Gyumri crime is equivalent to terroristic act. On behalf of the Republic of Japan, he presents his sincere condolences concerning the incident in Gyumri: “As a peace-loving country Japan continues its struggle against terrorism. And in this context we want to cooperate with Armenia”. The Embassy of Japan in Armenia functions from January 1st, but for the moment it doesn’t have an ambassador: “At present we are discussing the possible candidates. It’s true that our...
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Japanese Fire Trucks Gifted to Armenia

13:17, August 11, 2010 This morning in Yerevan’s Republic Square, ceremonies marking the handover of 28 state of the art fire fighting trucks to Armenia took place. The equipment was a gift from the Japanese International Cooperation Agency. Fire-fighters from Japan were on hand to display just what the trucks were capable of when it comes to fighting fires. This was followed by a display exercise conducted by Armenian fire-fighters. Fire-fighters from Japan were on hand to display just what the trucks were capable of when it comes to fighting fires. This was followed...