I found this amazing skating video shot entirely in Yerevan, Gyumri and Goris by Brett Novak in collaboration with One Armenia. Appearing on the short film is the amazing freestyle skateboarder Alexander Rademaker.
Found it on Reddit
CNN International has released an episode about Armenia as part of its “ CNN On the Road” series. Even though I couldn’t find the official video on CNN’s website, the YouTube video embedded above is verifiably a CNN product. Continue reading “CNN On the Road features a 'glossy' episode about Armenia”
Armenia – A schoolboy walks past a currency exchange sign in Yerevan, 17Dec2014.
The Armenian dram strengthened against the U.S. dollar by 16 percent on Thursday after weeks of depreciation that accelerated dramatically earlier this week amid turmoil in Russia’s currency market, RFE/RL reports. Continue reading “Armenian Dram reacts to Government's actions, strengthens sharply”
Armenian AMD vs USD Exchange Rate output from Walfram Alpha
Armenia’s national currency, the Armenian Dram lost about 10 percent of its value overnight.
Continue reading “Armenian Dram Plunges to Historic Lows amid Dollar Panic”
Effective January 1, 2015, the United States will begin issuing visas in accordance with a new reciprocal arrangement with the Republic of Armenia. Continue reading “U.S. and Armenia reach reciprocal visa arrangement”
Armenia — ANC deputy Aram Manukian avoids speaking to journalists shortly after he was attacked next to his appartment in central Yerevan, 11Dec2014
One of the leaders of the opposition Armenian National Congress (HAK) party has been attacked in Yerevan by an unknown assailant. Continue reading “Opposition MP Attacked in Yerevan”
Armenia and its arch-rival Azerbaijan are amongst the word’s ten most militarized countries according to the Global Militarization Index released by Bonn International Center for Conversion, a German think-tank promoting peace. Continue reading “Armenia Ranked World’s Third Most Militarized Nation”