TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION AGREEMENT SIGNED BETWEEN ARMENIA AND CHINA

12:24, 29 March, 2013

YEREVAN, MARCH 29, ARMENPRESS: The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
of Armenia Sergey Manasaryan and the PRC Ambassador Extraordinary
and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Tian Changchun signed a technical and
economic cooperation agreement between the governments of Armenia
and China at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia on March
29, according to the agreement, achieved between the presidents of
the Republic of Armenia and People's Republic of China (PRC), thus
launching the works of construction of a Chinese School in Armenia,
having quite a significant importance in the region.

As Armenpress was informed by the Press, Information and PR Department
at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia, the agreement, signed
between the governments of Armenia and China, has the following
content: "In the framework of the technical and economic cooperation
the PRC Government has provided the Armenian Government with gratuitous
aid since 1999. Different programs have been implemented, particularly
in the fields of agriculture, health and transport. On December 28 2012
the technical and economic cooperation agreement was signed between
the governments of Armenia and China, which provides for gratuitous
aid of 70 million Chinese Yuan to Armenia. The money will be spent
on purchase of customs inspection equipment, as well as establishment
of an Advanced Chinese Language School in Armenia".




From: A. Papazian