25.06.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Met Iranian Energy Ministry

In a meeting on June 25 between Mr. Toumanian - Ambassador of Armenia in Iran and the Minister of Energy Mr. Ardakanian who is also the Iranian Co-chair of the Joint Intergovernmental Commission of both countries, they pointed out some issues regarding bilateral cooperation, particularly the construction of the third high voltage electricity line, the gas-electricity exchange project, construction of Hydroelectric Power Plant in Meghri etc. Mr. Ambassador informed Mr. Ardakanian about the preparatory activities for the 16th meeting of Joint Intergovernmental Commission to be held in Tehran. Mr. Ardakanian also hailed the coming meeting, adding that Iranian side has done all preparations to receive the guests from Armenia on this meeting. The 16th meeting of Intergovernmental Commission between the Republic of Armenia and the Islamic Republic of Iran will be held on July 2 and 3 in Tehran.  

23.06.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Visited Alborz Industrial Town

The Armenian Ambassador to Iran Artashes Toumanian heading a delegation visited some manufacturing sites in Alborz Industrial Town situated in Qazvin Province. Addressing a joint meeting with industrial unit managers and official authorities in the Alborz Industrial Town, the diplomat had remarks about the economic capabilities of Armenia, the ground for foreign entrepreneurs, investment and especially EEU-Iran Free Trade Agreement, the opportunities created for Iran and the important role of Armenia in this regard. At the end of the meeting the audience had exchange of views with Mr. Ambassador about the expansion of Armenia-Iran ties. Mr. Ambassador had interviews with some media channels in this regard.  

20.06.2019 • Director of the CPRI at the Office of the Prime Minister of Armenia in Tehran

Mr. Hovhannes Movsisyan, Director of the “Center of Public Relations and Information” at the office of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia, at the head of a delegation paid a visit to I.R of Iran from June 16 to 20. During his stay in Iran Mr. Movsisyan had meetings with leading Media agencies and some press as well (IRIB, IRNA, PRESS TV., Etemad, Donya-e Eqtesad, etc.). The delegation had meetings and roundtables in the “Institute for political and international studies” (IPIS) in Foreign Ministry, the “Institute for Iran-Eurasia studies” (IRAS), and the “Caucasus studies center” (CCSI). The purpose of the visits was to expand ties between Armenia and Iran on the ground of media and information. The delegation also had meeting with authorities in “ALIK” Armenian newspaper. The guests from Armenia were received by the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia in I.R of Iran. H.E. Artashes Toumanian.  

18.06.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Met the Deputy Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance

On June 18, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary H.E. Artashes Toumanian met Mr. Mohammad Mojtaba Hoseini – Deputy Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance of the Islamic Repuplic of Iran. The Interlocutors touched upon issues of developing cooperation in different branches of culture, in particular music, visual art, cinema, theatre and so on.  

12.06.2019 • Delegation of Armenian Ministry of High-Technological Industry in Tehran

“1st Asia Pacific Innovation Forum” (APIF) and “8th International Innovation and Technology Exhibition (INOTEX 2019)” was held in Tehran from June 10-12. A delegation of High-Technological Industry Ministry from Armenia was among the participants. During the trip, the members of the delegation had a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia, Mr. Artashes Toumanian, aswell.  

09.06.2019 • Ambassador Meeting with the Chairman of Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Committee

On June 9, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia, Artashes Toumanian, met the I.R. of Iran Parliament’s Chairman of National Security and Foreign Policy Committee, Mr. Heshmatollah Falahatpisheh. In this meeting both sides reviewed fields and issues concerning Armenia-Iran ties, they stressed on activizing the relations of two countries Parliaments’ friendship groups and the significance of the free trade agreement between Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and Iran in expanding the economic relations of both countries. H.E the Ambassador mentioned that Parliaments of all member countries of EEU have approved the EEU-IRAN Free Trade Agreement and hoped that the Parliament of Iran would approve it in a near future. Both sides also discussed the issues concerning Iran nuclear deal from international aspects.  

04.06.2019 • Representative of Iran Water and Power Resources Development Company Visited the Armenian Embassy

Ambassador Toumanian received Mr. Shahram Jalali – Director of Foreign Projects Office at Iran Water and Power Resources Development Company. The interlocutors discussed a number of issues concerning the implementation of Meghri hydropower plant. As a result, agreement was reached on some organizational issues of the upcoming working visit to Armenia.  

02.06.2019 • Writer Varand and Literary Critic Razavizadeh Visited the Armenian Embassy

Writer Varand and literary critic Razavizadeh were received by Mr. Artashes Toumanian - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Islamic Republic of Iran. Greeting the guests, Ambassador Toumanian commended their efforts to strengthen cultural cooperation between Armenia and Iran. The interlocutors discussed a number of organizational issues related to the upcoming events dedicated to the 150th Anniversary of Hovhannes Toumanian.  

30.05.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Met Iranian Deputy Minister of Energy

Ambassador of Armenia to Iran, Mr. Artashes Toumanian, met deputy of Iranian Minister of Energy, Mr. Homayoun Hayeri. During the meeting they reviewed the issues and agenda to be discussed in upcoming session of the Joint intergovernmental commission between the Republic of Armenia and the Islamic Republic of Iran. Both side pointed out the construction of the third line of high voltage electricity and stressed on the possibilities to expand the cooperation in energy fields between two countries.    

29.05.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Received the Philharmonic Ensemble and Choir Representatives of Yerevan Municipality

On May 29, Armenian Embassy was the host of the representatives of Ensemble and Choir of Yerevan Municipality. The guests were Messrs. Sargis Muradyan, the Executive of Children Philharmonic Ensemble, Hayk Grigoryan, Art Director and Samvel Galstyan, Conductor of “Kars” Choir. Mr. Toumanian, the Ambassador hailed the guests and highly appreciated the endeavours of the artists for the well presentation of Armenian culture in abroad, particularly in Iran.  

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