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Two Trucks of Sand Taken out of Lake Sevan
13:09 May 23, 2017 | Officials | Gegharkunik
The employees of State Environmental Inspection of RA Nature Protection Ministry recorded tow cases of taking out sand out of Lake Sevan. In this regard, a protocol has been drawn on the violation of the rules and regime of the preservation of specially protected natural
Armenia is One of Countries with Richest Biodiversity Worldwide
17:56 May 22, 2017 | Biodiversity
The world celebrates World Biodiversity day on 22 May, as declared by the UN General Assembly on 20 December 2000. In regard to this day, Acting Nature Protection Minister Artsvik Minasyan addressed a congratulation speech: 'To outline the priority of biodiversity preservation
Meghri River Basin Overloaded with SHPPs
14:42 May 20, 2017 | Small HPPs, Renewable Energy | Syunik
The Armenian Government granted tax privileges to 'Green Power' LLC for the construction of a small hydropower cascade on 18 May. The payment of VAT for the import of goods by the company
Amulsar Project Problems Raised at EBRD Annual Meeting
15:01 May 19, 2017 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Amulsar gold mining project problems were raised at the annual meeting of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) held in Cyprus on 9-11 May. Artur Grigoryan, Head of ‘Ecological Right’ NGO and a member of the civil society

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