AM | RU
USD
EUR
RUB

Yerevan will officially be announced as Book Capital on April 22

 

UNESCO has announced Yerevan to be Book capital on 2012. Cultural councellor of the Yerevan Municipality Aram Suqiasyan announced during the press conference today that Yerevan Municipality started the preparations already. Official ceremony of announcing Yerevan as Book Capital will take place on April 22.

“On April 22 Buenos-Aires Mayor will hand the title to the Yerevan Mayor. Nearly 60 officials are expected to visit Yerevan on that day and many Mayors will be among them”, Municipality fellow-worker said.

  A. Suqiasyan noted that 23 small scenes will be built in Yerevan to celebrate the events. Some events will be organized for the children, book-selling points will be opened and open-air book fairs will be organized. “On May 5-June 10 20 book-selling points will be settled in Yerevan and the publishers will present their works. The main events will be held in Matenadaran and Liberty Square”, the speaker noted.  

A. Suqiasyan said further that England and China also presented applications to be announced as Book Capital 2012 by UNESCO but just Armenia was elected as the 500th anniversary of Armenian printing is also celebrated in Armenia this year. As the speaker informed two book stores will be opened on the eve of the festival. According to him in frame of the program Moscow days in Yerevan will be announced on April 5-7 and April 25-27 Saint-Petersburg days in Yerevan are announced.  


News
Irates. Armenian “Ararat” defeats “Philip Morris” in court Impunity of Maragha massacre gave way to creation of atmosphere of permissiveness – Armenia’s Deputy FM U.S. Congressional leaders call on President Trump to properly commemorate Armenian Genocide FM Edward Nalbandian to visit Warsaw Artsakh Defense Army: Adversary breaks the ceasefire 50 times Remarks of the President of Armenia, Chairman of the Republican Party of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan at the RPA Council meeting The 11th International Festival of Puppet Theatres will launch on September 9 with the support of Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia Company Festive mood and Coke from Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia The newly appointed Ambassador of Georgia in Armenia Giorgi Saganelidze presented his credential to the President Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia and Art Lunch employees have cleaned up Dalar river bank Flood-affected citizens in Artik got financial aid from ARMBUSINESSBANK "Yell Extreme Park" the piece of craziness in Armenia Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia and USAID partner to address water stewardship in Ararat Valley President Serzh Sargsyan visited today the Embassy of France in Yerevan President Serzh Sargsyan met with the US Secretary of State John Kerry Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia Company distributed soft drinks to the guests of “Vardavar” festival President Serzh Sargsyan received members of the Council of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Congratulatory message by president Serzh Sargsyan on the occasion of Constitution day French parliament unanimously adopted bill to criminalise the denial of Armenian Genocide 5 lucky winners of Coca-Cola EURO 2016 promo are off to France to watch Germany vs Italy quarter final President Serzh Sargsyan received tonight the OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier High-level Armenian-Czech negotiations took place at the Presidential Palace Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia Company celebrates International Children’s day President Serzh Sargsyan participated at the session of the Supreme Council of the Eurasian Economic Union Buy a “Coca-Cola” soft drink; win a ticket for UEFA Euro 2016 Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company Armenia celebrates the 20th Anniversary Mardakert overcomes a bad dream "The Lavrov document" does not exist, and peacekeepers will be deployed only in the final stage of the conflict resolution: Igor Popov The RA President has discussed with the co-chairs the situation on the contact line after the Azerbaijani aggression James Warlick on human rights violations: We have seen the photos, we are deeply troubled President Serzh Sargsyan met with first President Levon Ter-Petrosyan to discuss Four Day War About 60 organisations call on US president to investigate into allegations of Azerbaijan’s collaboration with ISIS The #KarabakhNow | Against International Inactivity protest will take place at Republic Square International press compares the actions of Azerbaijan forces in Artsakh to the atrocities done by ISIS Parties to Karabakh conflict agree to cease fire for 5 hours Sargsyan to Medvedev: They diminished authority of EAEU The rival continues provocations Azerbaijan shells settlements of Armenia’s Tavush and Gegharkunik provinces NKR Defense Army destroyed an adversary drone Azerbaijan shells Ambulance vehicle in Nagorno Karabakh
Most popular
website by Sargssyan