Armenian parliament approves re-appointment of Central Bank chief

Mediamax news agency
2 Mar 05

Yerevan, 2 March: The Armenian parliament today endorsed Tigran
Sarkisyan as chairman of the Central Bank of the republic.

Eighty-six MPs voted for and four against Tigran Sarkisyan's
candidature, our Mediamax correspondent reports from parliament.

Thus, Tigran Sarkisyan, who has headed the Central Bank since March
1998, will remain in this post for the next seven years.