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· June, 2006

Stories about Armenia from June, 2006

Armenia, Georgia: Tourism Promotion

Onnik Krikorian discusses Georgian and Armenian plans to promote tourism to their countries to Western audiences.

Armenia: Stale Bread Strategy

Irina Petrosian writes about the use of the “strategy of stale bread” in Armenia that shopkeepers use to create loyal customers.

Voices from Central Asia and the Caucasus

The Pamirs in sight, Kyrgyzstan Welcome to the latest roundup of the Central Asian and Caucasian blogosphere, brought to you bi-weekly by neweurasia. This edition reaches you from sunny Berlin,...

Armenia: Habitat for Humanity

Onnik Krikorian reports on Habitat for Humanity's work in Armenia.

Armenia: Cafe Season

Onnik Krikorian shines light on the dark side of Yerevan's cafes.

Armenia: Last Bell

Myrthe of Life As I See It writes about last bell–the last day of school–in Armenia.

Armenia, Azerbaijan: Karabakh's Position

The Basturma Chronicles offers up a paper examining the dynamics of the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh.

Armenia: Record Industry

Raffi, whose work has been victim to piracy, writes about Armenia's record industry.

Armenia: No-Smoking Day

Ani reports on the two celebrations of World No-Smoking Day in Armenia this year and discusses smoking in the country.

Armenia, Azerbaijan: War Looming?

Christian Garbis says that he fears war between Armenia and Azerbaijan will resume in the wake of the failure of the two parties to make progress on reaching a peace...

Armenia & Azerbaijan: Karabakh Deadlock

Onnik Krikorian notes that the deadlock over Karabakh between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues and wonders how long the international community will continue tolerating the inability of the two sides to...

Armenia: World Champs

Notes from Hareinik congratulates Armenia's chess team for taking first place in the 37th Chess Olympiad in Turin.

Armenia: Protest Against Racist Attacks

Onnik Krikorian reports on a protest in front of the Russian embassy in Yerevan against racist attacks in Russia.

Armenia, Azerbaijan: Back to Talks

Christian Garbis writes that Armenia and Azerbaijan are set to return to the negotiating table to discuss the exact same peace deal that was rejected last time. Garbis says the...

Russia, Georgia: Railway Reopened

The railway between Moscow and Tbilisi hasn't been used in 13 years, but now the service is being restored, reports Vilhelm Konnander: “Even though the newly reopened Tbilisi-Moscow connection is...

Armenia: Conflict Resolution

ArmYouth Blog writes that there are lessons in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict for resolving the dispute between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno Karabakh.

Armenia: Children's Day

Onnik Krikorian has photos of International Children's Day celebrations at Yerevan's Liberty Square and of the free concert of Armenian Navy Band to end the day.

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