16 Jun 2018

Weekly news digest (10.06-16.06)


1. Parliament approves 2017 budget performance report
2. Armenia's funded pension system to become mandatory from July 1, 2018
3. President of Investigative Committee of Armenia Aghvan Hovsepyan resigned
4. Donald Trump met Kim Jong Un for the first time
5. National Security Service conducts search at Yerevan Foundation offices
6. Armenian parliament fails to elect Elizaveta Danielyan as Constitutional Court judge
7. Criminal case instituted on fact of bribery during local self-government bodies' elections
8. Former Defense Minister of Artsakh Samvel Babayan released on bail
9. Artsakh’s president appoints ex-intelligence chief as special envoy
10. Nikol Pashinyan highly appreciates meeting with Putin, calling his visit very successful
11. 21st FIFA World Cup started in Russia on June 14