15:28, 1 September, 2011

President of Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan partook September 1 at a
solemn ceremony of opening "Shoushi Grand Hotel", Central Information
Department of the Office of the Artsakh Republic President reported.

The NKR president considered important putting into operation a
new hotel in Shoushi, corresponding to international standards in
developing the town and turning it into a tourism centre.

Bako Sahakyan expressed his gratitude to the philanthropists from
Lebanon and the USA who financed the construction of the hotel,
underlining the nation-wide significance of consolidating the world
spread Armenians efforts for the development of Shoushi.

Head of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop
Pargev Martirosyan, speaker of the National Assembly Ashot Ghoulyan,
prime-minister Ara Haroutyunyan, other officials, guests from Armenia
and abroad were present at the ceremony.