04.11.2019 • Meeting with “Donya-e Eqtesad” Media Holding Management

On November 4, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the I.R. of Iran, Artashes Toumanian, paid a visit to the Center of “Donya-e Eqtesad” Media Holding and had a meeting with Mr. Alireza Bakhtiari, its managing director. “Donya-e Eqtesad” Media Group consists of some Iranian prestigious and pioneer press specialized in the field of economics and finance such as “Donya-e Eqtesad” daily in farsi, “Financial tribune” in English as well as some other publishing. In the meeting the opportunities for the cooperation with the Media Group and the ways of promoting Armenia to the readers and business circles were pointed out.  

03.11.2019 • Armenian Minister Mr. Papikyan Visited Tehran

On November 1, Armenian Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructure Suren Papikyan at the head of a delegation arrived in Tehran. During his two days’ visit, the Armenian Minister had meetings with some ministers of the Iranian cabinet where the Armenia-Iran economic relations were discussed. In the meeting with Reza Ardakanian, Iranian Energy Minister and co-chair of the Armenia-Iran Intergovernmental Joint Commission, the joint projects in the field of energy were discussed. Mr. Papikyan had a meeting with Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, the Iranian Oil Minister, the interlocutors discussed the ways to make the gas-electricity cooperation more efficient. During the meeting with Mohammad Eslami, the Iranian Minister of Road and Urban Development, the project of the north-south road construction and some obstacles relevant to bilateral trade of goods and services were discussed. The Armenian Minister and his delegation also visited the 19th International...

29.10.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Received Representatives of “Akoonk” Center

On October 29, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Toumanian, received guests from “Akoonk” mentally retarded children center. The guests were former principal of the center Mrs. Anguineh Markarian and the newly appointed principal Mrs. Vanoosh Tevanian. Mr. Ambassador hailed the guests appreciating their efforts in this regard, he pointed out their honorable and humanitarian mission in concerning the activities of the center. The Armenian Ambassador expressed his appreciation from Mrs. Markarian for her endeavours while serving in the center and congratulated Mrs. Tevanian in her new task. He wished health for pupils in “Akoonk” and success for the whole staff of the center. Mr. Ambassador gave his assurance to continue the contributions of the Armenian Embassy to the center.  

18.10.2019 • Book Debut Evening in “Raffi” Sport and Cultural Complex

On October 18, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the I.R of Iran, Mr. Artashes Toumanian, participated in a debut in “Raffi” Sport and Cultural Complex dedicated to Mr. Edik Baghdasarian's two books - “Armenian - Iranian Relations” and “The History of the Armenian Army”. In his speech, Mr. Baghdasarian explained about the motivation behind his works and the content of the books in brief. Mr. Ambassador in his remarks appreciated the author and his extensive research which resulted in volume of books.

17.10.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Received the Pupils of “Mkhitar Sebasdatsi” Secondary Educational Complex

On October 17, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the I.R of Iran, Artashes Toumanian, received a group of pupils of “Mkhitar Sebasdatsi” secondary educational complex from Yerevan, who had traveled to Iran in the framework of “Bridges” project. Based on the project, the Armenian pupils traveled to Tehran and Isfahan, visiting cultural attractions, meeting the students and officials in both communities. Mr. Ambassador, while appreciating the pupils for their travel plan, in his persuasive remarks pointed out the Armenian-Iranian relations and the friendship of these two nations. His Excellency stressed the relations and efforts done in the fields of culture and education. The guests also presented to the Ambassador some information about their visits with the students and established friendship between them and their visits from cultural sites. In the last part of the reception, the pupils had some...

16.10.2019 • “Tumanyan” Reading Workshop in “Nayiri” Publishing House

In the framework of the 150th anniversary of Hovhannes Tumanyan, Armenian poet and writer, a workshop for reading of Tumanyan’s works was held in “Nayiri” Publishing House in Tehran. The Armenian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Mr. Toumanian, was invited in this workshop. Mr. Ambassador delivered a speech on the occasion, where he pointed out the impact of the great writer’s works on the educating of young generation, especially the children and young adults.  

14.10.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Received the Head and Staff of ''Vvision'' Company

On October 14, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the I.R. of Iran, Artashes Toumanian, received Foad Falan, the head and staff of ''Vvision'' Company, acting in IT field. Mr. Fallah introduced the activities of the Company which is related to the use of IT in trade and business. The guests also were interested in implementing some business projects in Armenia. Mr. Toumanian delivered some information about the IT field in Armenia and its related developments and ''WCIT-2019'' (World Congress on Information Technology). The ambassador proposed the guests to have a visit from Armenia in order to familiarize with IT developments of the country. Mr. Falan asked for contribution in order to get some information related to IT projects and to have meetings with experts in Armenia which was positively responded by the Ambassador.  

13.10.2019 • Event Dedicated to the Anniversary of “Raffi” Sport and Cultural Center

The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the I.R. of Iran, Mr. Artashes Toumanian participated in the event dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the establishment of “Raffi” Sport and Cultural Center. During the evening, the background, the path which the Center has passed through and the 40 years of activities for preserving the Armenian culture, sport and identity were introduced to the guests. The performance of the choir, dance ensemble and some declamations from the Center made the evening pleasant. The Armenian Ambassador, in his remarks, hailed the anniversary and appreciated the activities of the Center in educating the young generations and running the cultural activities of the community.  

12.10.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Received “Balin Tech” Manager

On October 12, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Armenia to Iran, Mr. Artashes Toumanian, received the Managing Director of “Balin Tech” Company, Mr. Mohammad Reza Kakavand. During the meeting, Mr. Kakavand presented some information about the activities of the Company in the area of auto part manufacturing and asked about the possibilities to implement projects in Armenia in this regard. The Ambassador, in his turn, provided explicit information regarding the investment and economic situation in Armenia, particularly underscored the trade agreement between Iran and Eurasian Economic Union which has created ideal opportunity for cooperation and trade and proposed Mr. Kakavand to consider cooperation with Armenia under this new circumstances.  

06.10.2019 • Armenian Ambassador Visited Amir Kabir University in Tehran

On October 6, the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Armenia visited Amir Kabir Polytechnic University in Tehran and had a meeting with the president and the academic staff of the University. Ahmad Motamedi, President of the University gave extensive information about the activities of the University and the achievements in scientific fields. Mr. Toumanian, in his turn, gave extensive information about the higher education, specialized fields and orientation of the universities in Armenia. Both sides reviewed the potentialities of the cooperation between Amir Kabir and Armenian universities, the exchange of students, organizing summer schools, joint programs in academic and research spheres.  

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