Free Bus-Rides for Kerkorian, Aznavour, Ryzhkov in Yerevan

National heroes of Armenia are among the few privileged categories of people, who are entitled to free ride in public transport system of the Armenian capital. Continue reading


Bill Gates back in spot one in world’s richest people list

imageForbes has published its annual list of World’s Richest people. Bill Gates lost $18 billion but regained his title as the world’s richest man. Warren Buffett, last year’s No. 1, saw his fortune decline $25 billion as shares of Berkshire Hathaway (nyse: BRK.A – news – people ) fell nearly 50% in 12 months, but he still managed to slip just one spot to No. 2. Mexican telecom titan Carlos Slim Helú also lost $25 billion and dropped one spot to No. 3.

The billionare we – Armenians care more about, Kirk Kerkorian is on the #98 spot, with his personal fortunes estimated at $5 billion.   Continue reading