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Government of Armenia


Government of Armenia

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The Government House in Yerevan's Republic Square
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The Government of the Republic of Armenia (Armenian: Հայաստանի Հանրապետության Կառավարություն) is an executive council of government ministers in Armenia. It is headed by the Prime Minister of Armenia.

According to article 85 of the Armenian constitution "The Government shall develop and implement the domestic policy of the Republic of Armenia. The Government shall develop and implement the foreign policy of the Republic of Armenia jointly with the President of the Republic. The authority of the Government shall encompass all matters of public administration not bestowed on other state or local self-government bodies by the law."[1]


Main office holders
Office Name Party Since
Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan Republican Party 9 Augst 2014
Minister of Defense Seyran Ohanyan Independent 14 April 2008
Chief of the staff of the Government David Sargsyan Republican Party 22 April 2008
Minister of Healthcare Harutyun Kushkyan Prosperous Armenia 1 June 2007
Minister of Economy Tigran Davtyan Republican Party December 2010
Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan Republican Party 13 May 2009
Minister of Foreign Affairs Eduard Nalbandyan Independent 15 April 2008
Minister of Nature Protection Aram Harutyunyan Republican Party 1 June 2007
Minister of Emergency Situations Mher Shahgeldyan Rule of Law 1 April 2008
Minister of Culture Hasmik Poghosyan Independent 1 June 2007
Minister of Agriculture Sergo Karapetyan Rule of Law 31 December 2010
Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Armen Movsisyan Republican Party 8 June 2007
Minister of Transport and Communications Gurgen Sargsyan Rule of Law Party 21 April 2008
Minister of Finance Vache Gabrielyan Republican Party December 2010
Minister of Territorial Administration Armen Gevorgyan Independent 21 April 2008
Minister of Urban Development Vardan Vardanyan Prosperous Armenia 1 April 2008
Minister of Justice Gevorg Danielyan Republican Party 20 June 2007
Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hacobyan Republican Party 1 October 2008
Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Mkhitar Mnatsakanyan Prosperous Armenia 23 November 2009
Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Hrachya Rostomyan Independent 16 June 2012

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  1. ^ "THE CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA (WITH AMENDMENTS)". National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia. Retrieved 1 June 2013. 
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