Spitak (Armenia)

Type: City
Name: Spitak (Armenia)
Country: Armenia
Latitude: 40.84
Longitude: 44.27
population: 15,063
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

AMD 81.5 billion invested since 2008 in construction of house...

YEREVAN, July 23. /ARKA/. Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan told journalists during his trip to Armenia’s Shirak that AMD 81.5 billion had been invested since 2008 in construction of houses in Gyumri, the main city of the province. “I’ve seen things ... [Published ARKA News Agency - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Soviet-era buildings risky

Artak BarseghyanPublic Radio of ArmeniaArmenia is situated in a seismically unstable region. The seismic risk indices updated after the devastating earthquake in Spitak show that the buildings of Soviet times do not meet the norms.According to Zaven Khlghatyan, ... [Published Public Radio of Armenia - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Seismologist highlights high level of earthquake-resistant construction in Armenia

In Armenia, newly constructed buildings are more earthquake-resistant than those built in the years of the Soviet Union, director of the Earthquake-Resistant Construction Center of the Seismic Service of Armenia, Zaven Khlghatyan, told reporters Wedn ... [Published PANORAMA.am - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Armenia's unrealizable nuclear dreams

By AzerNewsArmenia's paralyzed economy is living on loans taken from other countries and international financial organizations.And now, the government's wrong use of the loans has left huge debts for its outdated Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant.Metsamor ... [Published Today.Az - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Interview: I Was A Separatist Fighter In Ukraine

Artur Gasparyan, a 24-year-old native of Spitak, Armenia, was recruited in Moscow in May to fight in eastern Ukraine. Now back in the Russian capital, he spoke with Mumin Shakirov of RFE/RL's Russian Service (see original in Russian here) in detail about ... [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Snapshots From The Donbas Front

Artur Gasparyan , a 24-year-old native of Spitak, Armenia, was recruited in Moscow in May to fight in eastern Ukraine after the deadly fire in Odesa. He shares with us some of the photographs he brought back from his month in the conflict. ... [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Alternative Power: Iran shows interest in Armenian solar energy device

The Akhtamar solar device invented by the Armenian scientist is the alternative for Armenia, which has limited energy resources of its own, and for solving future energy-related problems. The Armenian government, however, does not seem to pay due attention ... [Published Armenia Now - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

In Armenia, energy efficiency is heating homes and warming lives

Energy efficiency standards were protected during the renovation of Karakert Community Centre, Armavir region, UNDP photoArev Shirikchyan used to come home to a cold and dark apartment after working two shifts to support her family. In winter, getting ... [Published UNDP in Armenia - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Seismic Protection Service: Rumours about earthquake are false and baseless

Two separate quakes measuring 3-4 and 5 that were reported near Armenia’s Vanadzor city on Sunday and early on Monday and were felt by citizens of Vanadzor and Spitak cities, have stirred up a panic among people.The Emergency Ministry’s Seismic Protection ... [Published A1 Plus News - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Bank VTB (Armenia) opens renovated branches in Spitak, Stepan...

YEREVAN, July 2. /ARKA/. Bank VTB (Armenia) has launched its renovated ‘Spitak’, ‘Stepanavan’ and ‘Tumanyan’ (town of Alaverdi) branches.The re-opening ceremony was attended by the management of the bank, mayor of the respective towns, businessmen, business, ... [Published ARKA News Agency - Jul 02 2014]

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AMD 81.5 billion invested since 2008 in constru... [Published ARKA News Agency - Jul 23 2014]
Soviet-era buildings risky [Published Public Radio of Armenia - Jul 16 2014]
Seismologist highlights high level of earthquak... [Published PANORAMA.am - Jul 16 2014]
Armenia's unrealizable nuclear dreams [Published Today.Az - Jul 16 2014]
Interview: I Was A Separatist Fighter In Ukraine [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 13 2014]
Snapshots From The Donbas Front [Published Radio Free Europe - Jul 11 2014]
Alternative Power: Iran shows interest in Armen... [Published Armenia Now - Jul 10 2014]
In Armenia, energy efficiency is heating homes ... [Published UNDP in Armenia - Jul 09 2014]
Seismic Protection Service: Rumours about earth... [Published A1 Plus News - Jul 07 2014]
Bank VTB (Armenia) opens renovated branches in ... [Published ARKA News Agency - Jul 02 2014]
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