Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan hosted the delegation headed by the Country Director of the ADB Armenian Office Mr Paolo Spantigati. The parties highly appreciated the cooperation between the Asian Development Bank and Yerevan community outlining its busy agenda.
The presentation of two projects-the guidebook “Yerevan in Your Pocket” and “A Living Painting” has been held at Yerevan History museum.
The “Yerevan in Your Pocket” guidebook is in English and was published by the Municipality of Yerevan in 2019.
During the press conference Yerevan Deputy Mayor Tigran Virabyan presented the program of the New Year events.
The “New Year 2020” events start at 20:00 on December 21 in Republic square where the lights of the New Year Tree will be on. The first show of an interesting
Prior to the New Year and Christmas holidays, the Municipality of Yerevan announces the competition for Santa Clauses, Snow Maidens, cartoon and fairytale heroes which is to be held on December 13
By the instruction of the Mayor of Yerevan the cases of dumping medical wastes in undetermined places by medical establishments were considered. During the working meeting the Mayor was reported that 21 violations had been revealed as a result of inspections and administrative cases were initiate.
In 2020, Yerevan Municipality plans to give a pay rise to the employees of the music and art schools.
“More than 4000 employees of the music, art schools and children’s and youth’s centres will get 25% pay rise”, informs the head of the Department of Culture of the Municipality of Yerevan Gosh Sargsyan.
Yerevan Mayor welcomed the Japanese scientist, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, the author of “Origami World” theory, the author of “virtual reality” concept Mr Takeo Kanade who became the laureate of the State Prize of the Republic of Armenia for his worldwide contribution to the IT sphere.
Those who are going to celebrate their New Year and Christmas holidays in Yerevan can enjoy an interesting program which is carried by the Municipality of Yerevan under the government support. The preparations have already started.
The draft decisions on the five-year program of development and the development program for 2020, as well as the draft decisions on the budget, local duties rates will be submitted to the Council of Elders to be discussed.
December 3 is the International Day of Disabled People. Yerevan Municipality in collaboration with the “Unison” NGO published the brochure entitled “The Capital of My Dream” in which dreams and wishes of people with disabilities of all ages are presented.
Yerevan Mayor introduced the newly-appointed head of the administrative district of Kentron Avet Poghosyan to the staff of the district. Expressing gratitude to the former head of Kentron district Victor Mnatsakanyan and to the employees of the staff for the work done, Mayor Marutyan expressed hope that the effective work and cooperation will be continued with the new head.