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Armenia expects major success in Free Trade Area talks with EU – official

Armenia expects major success in Free Trade Area talks with EU – official

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia expects major success in Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area negotiations with the EU, deputy economy minister said.

As Garegin Melkonyan said at National Security Council’s Armenia-EU interdepartmental commission sitting, “all activities planned jointly with the EU have already been implemented.”

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Armenia has been listed in the top 20 among the world’s most economically free countries, raking the 18th out of 159 countries and territories.
Another of the issues the PM weighed in on was corruption. He said that new committees will be established to tackle the issue.
The foreign debt makes up around $4.5 billion, including the government’s $3.99 billion and the Central Bank’s $502.4 million debts.
The official said that the EU countries have already issued a mandate for negotiating a corresponding document.
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