Minister of Defense of Armenia Davit Tonoyan today received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Poland to Armenia Pavel Cheplak and outgoing military attaché, Colonel Krzysztof Mikolajczyk.
The advisory board adjunct to the Minister of Defense of Armenia today held a session devoted to the course of implementation of the plan for advancement of the armed forces and the state plan for development of arms and military equipment and the completed and future activities at the Administrative Complex of the Ministry of Defense.
Accompanied by Defense Minister David Tonoyan and Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces Artak Davtyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today visited Defense Ministry’s N military unit.
The Armenian army shall be one of the most intelligent armies in the world. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan stated this today at the event dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Vazgen Sargsyan Military University.
On the account of savings, this year about 1 billion drams have been additionally allocated to the military-industrial complex, with the aim of developing new designs, developing new projects, and we have already spent that money.
In 2018, $250 million was allocated for software and equipment production in the high-tech industry, the growth was 33 percent compared to 2017, and the average growth was 28 percent in 2015-2018.
On December 16, Armenian Minister of Defence David Tonoyan received Indian Ambassador to Armenia Kishan Dan Dewal.
On December 10, the Minister of Defence David Tonoyan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Finland to the Republic of Armenia Arya Makkonen (residence in Helsinki) and newly appointed military attaché, Major Jan Pukila (residence in Moscow).
During his working visit to the United Arab Emirates, Armenia’s President Armen Sarkissian met with chairman and CEO Joe Kaeser of Siemens company, in Abu Dhabi.
From 19th to 22nd November the representative of the 3rd International Exhibition of Arms and Defence Technologies ARMHITEC, Ms. Oxana McChristian is holding the number of meetings at the largest in Europe trade fair Milipol, Paris.