Artsakh Republic State Minister is on working visit to Lebanon

Artsakh Republic State Minister Grigory Martirosyan is on a working visit to Lebanon (March 16-18).

Artsakh Republic State Minister is on working visit to Lebanon

Artsakh Republic State Minister is on working visit to Lebanon
STEPANAKERT,  MARCH 18, ARTSAKHPRESS: The delegation led by Grigory Martirosyan includes head of the Shahumyan regional administration Gagik Martirosyan.
On 16 March, Artsakh State Minister had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to Lebanon Vahagn Atabekyan and employees of the Armenian embassy. Among the participants of the meeting were representative of the ARI Foundation for Investment Projects Beniamin Bchakchyan and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Artsakh to the Middle East Garo Kebabjian.
Later, the participants were joined by representatives of the administrative bodies of the three traditional Armenian political parties in Lebanon. Grigory Martirosyan presented the latest socio-economic and political developments in Artsakh. They also discussed the Armenian Diaspora’s involvement in Artsakh’s development, as well as various issues related to the various opportunities for cooperation for the purpose.
Then, the State Minister met with representatives of the Lebanon and central committees of Armenian organizations. 

State Minister highly appreciated the patriotic activities of the traditional political parties and organizations operating in Lebanon and their commitment to support the homeland and all Armenians.

That same day, the State Minister also met with the leadership of ARI Artsakh Roots Investment Fund. During the meeting, the participants discussed the continuity of the home construction project in the Aghavno community of Kashatagh region (Ariavan district) and the steps to end talks over the launch of the Ariavan project in Karvatchar and conclusion of relevant agreements. The parties attached importance to the cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Artsakh and ARI.

On 17 March, Martirosyan gave a press conference in Beirut. Among the attendees were Armenian media representatives.

After the press conference, the delegation led by Grigory Martirosyan left for Zahlé where the State Minister paid a visit to the Saint Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Apostolic Church.Later, Martirosyan visited the factory belonging to Gardenia Grain D’or where he met with the company’s founding businessman Nicola Georges Abou Fayssal and got acquainted with the factory.

State Minister Martirosyan and Fayssal discussed the opportunities for investments in Artsakh’s regions and the prospects.

At the end of the day, Fayssal hosted a lunch in honor of the Artsakh Republic State Minister.