SCADA system to ensure safety of gas-mine

ArmenPress April 6 2004 SCADA SYSTEM TO ENSURE SAFETY OF GAS-MINE YEREVAN, APRIL 6, ARMENPRESS: Armenian-Russian HayrusGazArd company, the sole supplier of Russian natural gas to Armenia, plans to put into action Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) satellite communication system in November. Deputy chief manager of the company, Ashot Hovsepian, said the system’s installation […]

Violence Condemned in Los Angeles

A1 Plus | 17:57:24 | 06-04-2004 | Social | VIOLENCE CONDEMNED IN LOS ANGELES Representatives of Mass Media were injured. The law-enforcement bodies present to the rally didn’t hinder those using violence. USA Commission of “For Democratic Armenia” criticizes violence of the Authorities in agony against journalists doing their professional duty. We call the law-enforcement […]

ANKARA: Turkey Should Be Grouped w/Countries in Greater ME Project

Anadolu Agency April 6 2004 Turkey Should Be Grouped With European Countries In Greater Middle East Project WASHINGTON – Gen. Ergin Saygun, the representative of the Turkish Armed Forces to NATO, said on Monday that Turkey should be grouped with European countries, not with the target countries within Greater Middle East initiative of the United […]

Venture capitalists lean toward ‘micro-multinationals’

Ottawa Citizen April 6, 2004 Tuesday Final Edition Venture capitalists lean toward ‘micro-multinationals’: Silicon Valley’s ideal startups are ones that outsource white-collar jobs, Ann Grimes writes. SOURCE: The Wall Street Journal by Ann Grimes Silicon Valley’s venture capitalists, famous for funding technology’s leading edge, now are pushing the companies they fund to be on the […]

Hundred air defence units take part in CIS drill

ITAR-TASS News Agency TASS April 6, 2004 Tuesday 4:16 AM Eastern Time Hundred air defence units take part in CIS drill MOSCOW More than a hundred air defence units of the CIS joint Air Defence system will take part in a joint command-staff drill on Wednesday, Itar-Tass was told by press service chief of the […]

EU to give Eur10 million urgent aid to Georgia

ITAR-TASS News Agency TASS April 6, 2004 Tuesday EU to give Eur10 million urgent aid to Georgia By Alexander Kondrashov BRUSSELS European Commission President Romano Prodi said on Tuesday that the European Union would give financial aid to Georgia. He said the European Commission would assign Eur10 million urgent economic assistance to Georgia and give […]

Russia, Iran interested in railroad cooperation

ITAR-TASS News Agency TASS April 6, 2004 Tuesday Russia, Iran interested in railroad cooperation By Sergei Zakharov and Ravil Musin TEHRAN Iranian Minister of Roads and Transport Ahmad Khoram and visiting president of the company Russian Railroads Gennady Fadeyev, at a meeting on Tuesday, expressed interest of Russia and Iran in cooperation in the sphere […]

World Bank to finance restoration of water supply in Armenia

RosBusinessConsulting Database April 6, 2004 Tuesday 1:54 am, EST World Bank to finance restoration of water supply in Armenia The Armenian government and the World Bank (WB) will sign a program envisaging the provision of $20m for the restoration of water supply systems in different regions of Armenia soon, Finance and Economy Minister Vardan Khachatrian […]

Facts on Cyprus

Deutsche Presse-Agentur April 6, 2004, Tuesday FACTFILE: Facts on Cyprus The island republic of Cyprus lies in the eastern Mediterranean about 64 kilometres south of Turkey and 97 kilometres west of Syria. It is the third largest island in the Mediterranean. A few facts about Cyprus: Population: 715,100 (south of the island, January 2004) Size: […]

Global executions fell by 25 percent in 2003: Amnesty

Agence France Presse April 6, 2004 Tuesday 9:17 AM Eastern Time Global executions fell by 25 percent in 2003: Amnesty GENEVA, April 6 The number of people executed in the world fell by 25 percent in 2003 while more than half the countries have stopped using the death penalty, the advocacy group Amnesty International said […]