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Corruption Cases (2006 - 2014)

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Criminal case was opened against Saghmosavan community head

By using his official position against state interest, without sufficient ground, the head of Saghmosavan community, RA Aragatsotn Marz (province), gave architectural planning assignment and building permit to “Agat 777” LLC

First Armenian news and analyses

Former Goris Mayor was accused

During his tenure as Goris Mayor in 2000-2014, Nelson Voskanyan abused his power by false auctions and allotted lands under his and his family members’ names.

Radio Liberty

Money was taken by deception in order to evade military service

RA citizen Spartak Hambardzumyan and former serviceman, Colonel Tigran Manukyan were arrested by Military Service of RA Ministry of Defense.

Radio Liberty

The attorney alerts on the attempt to conceal the embezzlement case in boarding school.

There was no follow-up to the criminal case on embezzlement in Byureghavan Boarding School: no official was interrogated regarding the case.


Viasphere Inernational, Inc. won the case

In September 2014 a verdict was reached against Aram Vardanyan on all counts presented to the jury in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California in the case of Viasphere International, Inc. v. Aram Vardanyan.


The investigator “ostensibly could not clarify the factual address of Yeritsyan,” and the proceeding was quashed

By the decision of Avan and Nor Nork administrative district general jurisdiction court all the deficiencies were recorded and the claim of Gayane Tumasyan, a victim of the Head of Civil Aviation Department Hovhannes Yeritsyan was upheld, binding the investigation body to annul the decision on quashing of criminal proceeding.

The Armenian Times

Hot reporting from 5 Komitas Avenue and 10/5 Sayat Nova Street

With the assistance of civic activists the residents of Yerevan 3, 5a and 7 Komitas Avenue fought against the construction of a multistory building for months by Liber LLC.

The Armenian Times

Bribe-takers should be punished

An illegal construction may be turned to a legal one for 1,000 USD for Yerevan’s Shengavit administrative district employee Hamlet Hovsepyan.


Hayasy is in privileged position

Though Hayasy Group LLC operating in Voskevaz village since 2010 had no waste emissions license so far, the factory never stopped its work even for a short while.

The Armenian Times

Help us buy ours!

RA government meeting discussed a transaction to be conducted within the framework of “providing accessible apartments to public servants.”

Hayots Ashkhar

Caught red-handed, taking a bribe

Khachatur Abovyan Armenian State Pedagogical University’s senior secretary of admission to distance learning Mkrtich Ghukasyan was arrested as a result of operations-intelligent measures taken by the National Security Service.

The Armenian Times

No vacancy in kindergarten

Being encountered a long waiting list for enrolling her son to a kindergarten in Yerevan, a parent was solicited an amount of 200,000 AMD.

Hayastany Hanrapetutiun

The discussion of 2013 RA Chamber of Control report in RA NA Standing Committee on Economic Affairs

A discussion on the results of RA Chamber of Control’s oversight of the state funds spent on the services delivered and the procurement made by the Ministry of Urban Development and the Ministry of Transport and Communications was held on September 25, 2014

Hayastany Hanrapetutiun

The head of RA Police Ijevan division of Tavush provincial department was arrested

On September 14, 2014, the head of RA Police Ijevan division of Tavush provincial department was arrested, and the deputy head of Tavush provincial investigation department was charged with a crime.

Chorrord Ishkhanutyun

“The generous” general

The asphalt factory belonging to general Manvel Grigoryan, annually pays only 5 thousand AMD tax, while receiving 40 million AMD profit.