In today’s meeting of government the chief of staff of the Government Davit Harutiunyan presented the draft law on amending the law on the structure of the government. Under this bill the Ministries of Energy and Natural Resources, Transport and Communication, Economy are to be renamed, and the Ministry of Urban Planning is altogether eliminated. The new names of the ministries are: 1) Labor and Social Affairs 2) Health 3) Justice 4) Foreign Affairs 5) Emergency Situations 6) Environmental Protection 7) Agriculture 8) Investment and Business Support 9) Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources 10) Education and Science 11) Culture 12) Defense 13) Sport and Youth Affairs 14) the Diaspora 15) Territorial Administration and Development 16) Transport, Communication and Information Technologies 17) Finance 18) Staff of the Republic of Armenia Government 19) International Economic Integration and Reforms.
New Structure of Government Known
- Country - 22 September 2016, 18:42