Topic: COVID

The last thing you want to do when you travel is go to a hospital because you have tested positive for Covid. Arriving in Armenia ill was simply not a part of our plan but the level of care I received in Yerevan surpassed my expectations.[...]

NEW YORK — “It is 7:50 p.m. on a Friday night in the small New York City apartment of the Armenian-American concert pianist Kariné Poghosyan. The artist is about to play her 99th Facebook Live Mini Concert since Friday, March 20,[...]

DETROIT — Rex Kalamian, the assistant coach of the Detroit Pistons, has been in the news lately. The Los Angeles native has been an assistant coach in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 28 years, but won his first game as an[...]

BOSTON — Osco staff pharmacist Sossy Yogurtian gave a Covid booster shot to new Boston mayor Michelle Wu on December 9 in a first-of-its-kind walk-in clinic at City Hall open to everyone and advertised in the media. The clinic was so[...]

YEREVAN — The Ministry of Health of the Republic of Armenia held a press conference on November 29 to raise awareness concerning COVID and other respiratory viruses.  At the conference, the officials warned that a high rate of acute[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s health authorities reported a record 57 deaths from COVID-19 on October 26 after months of steady increases in coronavirus infections in the country of about 3 million. It is the highest number of[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Dr. Lorky Libaridian spoke on “Cambridge and Yerevan through Covid-19” via Zoom at the annual Cambridge Yerevan Sister City Association (CYSCA) membership meeting on June 10. This was the second annual meeting of[...]

By Cristopher Patvakanian During the summer of 2018, I had the great privilege to complete an internship at the Central Bank of Armenia (CBA) through an internship program offered by my university. As a freshly declared economics major in[...]

By Amberin Zaman ISTANBUL (Al-Monitor) — Turkey has once again cut water supplies to the Hasakeh region of northeast Syria, and the autonomous administration says Ankara is risking hundreds of thousands of lives in the midst of the[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Armenia grew by 23 to reach 40,433 on Monday, August 10, according to information provided by the Health Ministry. Fresh figures also revealed that 96 more people[...]