ACCORDING TO RA FINANCE MINISTER, GAS PRICE INCREASE NOT TO HAVE
UNEXPECTED CONSEQUENCES FOR STATE BUDGET

YEREVAN, MARCH 31, NOYAN TAPAN. The increase in the gas price will
not have any unexpected consequences for the Armenian state budget,
RA Minister of Finance and Economy Vardan Khachatrian stated on March
31. Axccording to him, if the government is not satisfied with the
new price of gas, it can compensate the population for some part
of it. "If I am not mistaken, such a three-year program exists,"
the minister noted.