Armenia Basic Information

Armenia Basic Information

Basic data Capital Yerevan Population 2.97 million (2021) Language Armenian Religion Christianity State system parliamentary republic Head of State President Vahagn Khachaturian Head of government Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan Currency name Armenian Dram (AMD) Travel Time shift +2 hours in summer, +3 hours in winter Economy 2021 Nominal GDP (billion USD) 43 Economic growth (%) […]

Armenia Economy

Armenia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax system Basic data Armenia’s GDP is roughly 1 billion USD. The performance of the economy has been volatile in recent years. After several years of strong GDP growth (+7.5% in 2017, +5.2% in 2018, +7.6% in 2019), radical changes for the worse took […]

Armenia Visa

Armenia Visa, Embassy, Holidays and Shopping

VISAS, ENTRY RULES, CUSTOMS REGULATIONS in Armenia Entry to Armenia for citizens of Russia and the CIS is visa-free. You must have a passport with you, valid for at least 3 months from the end of the planned trip. When traveling with children, you must take a birth certificate, the child must be entered in […]

History in Armenia

History in Armenia

The first states arose on the Armenian Highlands as early as the second millennium BC. In the 9th century BC. the state of Urartu was formed here, which until the 6th century BC. was one of the strongest in Asia Minor. It was during this period of time that the ancient Armenian nationality was formed […]

Armenia History

Armenia History

Ancient history In Armenia was formed in the 1st millennium the Hurrian kingdom of Urartu which elaborated an original indigenous civilization, destroyed by the invasions of Cimmerians and Scythians (7th century). Subjected to the Achaemenid dominion (6th-4th century) and conquered by Alexander the Great (331), the region was then ruled by local dynasties, formally dependent […]

ARMENIA State Flag

Armenia State Facts

  CAPITAL Yerevan STATE STRUCTURE Presidential republic INTERNAL DIVISION Armenia consists of 11 mrazs (regions). SQUARE 29,743 km² CLIMATE Subtropical, continental, temperate OFFICIAL LANGUAGE Armenian language CURRENCY Armenian dram POPULATION 3 million NATIONAL COMPOSITION Armenians (97.89%), Yezidis (2.11%), Russians (0.46%) RELIGION Secular state TIMEZONE UTC +4 / Moscow time +1 TELEPHONE CODE +374 Source: Homosociety.com State […]

Sports of Yerevan, Armenia

History and Sports of Yerevan, Armenia

Republic of Armenia. Small country located in the Transcaucasus region located between the continents of Europe and Asia. It was one of the republics of the former USSR. After its disintegration in 1991 it became an independent state like all the other republics that were part of the Union. Yerevan is the capital city of Armenia according to itypemba. History Origin Yerevan […]