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Basic indicators of financial stability of Armenia showed positive trend in 2019 march

24.05.2019 19:04

Basic indicators of financial stability of Armenia showed positive trend in 2019 march

YEREVAN, May 24 /ARKA/. In March 2019 the basic indicators of financial stability of Armenia showed a positive trend, according to data, published on the official website of the Central Bank.

In particular, the capital adequacy ratio in March 2019 increased by 0.3 percentage points up to 17.9% (the standard is 12%), the return on assets (ROA) grew by 0.1 percentage points up to 1.6% and the return on equity (ROE) indicator upped by 0.8 percentage points up to 10.4%.

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Arka news agency releases bulletin “Credit Organizations of Armenia” for first quarter of 2019

24.05.2019 15:54

Arka news agency releases bulletin “Credit Organizations of Armenia” for first quarter of 2019

ARKA news agency has released its economic and financial bulletin “Credit Organizations of Armenia” for the first quarter of 2019. The bulletin is compiled based on officially published financial reports of credit organizations (CO)

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Some 8.2% of users in Armenia were subjected to phishing attacks, according to Kaspersky lab

22.05.2019 17:36

Some 8.2% of users in Armenia were subjected to phishing attacks, according to Kaspersky lab

In the first quarter of 2019, some 8.2% of users in Armenia were subjected to phishing attacks, according to a study by Kaspersky Lab experts. They said, the percentage of users in neighboring Azerbaijan was the same, while in Georgia it was 14.76%

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ACBA federation and German NABU to provide grants for development of rural tourism in Armenia

22.05.2019 17:32

ACBA federation and German NABU to provide grants for development of rural tourism in Armenia

The ACBA Federation in cooperation with the Armenian branch of the Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU), one of the oldest and largest environment associations in Germany, summed up the results of a grant competition

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IMF executive board approves US$248.2 million stand-by arrangement for Armenia

20.05.2019 18:14

IMF executive board approves US$248.2 million stand-by arrangement for Armenia

The IMF approved a 36-month Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) for Armenia amounting to about US$248.2 million, Armenian Central bank reported. The Armenian authorities have indicated that they will treat the arrangement as precautionary, and do not intend to draw on the new SBA unless shocks generate balance of payments needs, IMF said in a press release

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Private money transfers to Armenia in first quarter of 2019 grew by 9.26% to $391.4 million

20.05.2019 18:12

Private money transfers to Armenia in first quarter of 2019 grew by 9.26% to $391.4 million

Private money transfers sent to Armenia via banks in the first quarter of 2019 grew by 9.26% from the first quarter of 2018 to $391.4 million, the Central Bank said. It said in March alone, the amount of money transfers dropped by 3.6% from the same month in 2018 to $132.1 million

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In quarter one, Armenian banks paid 11.8 billion drams in taxes

20.05.2019 18:02

In quarter one,  Armenian banks paid 11.8 billion drams in taxes

The list of Armenia’s largest 1000 corporate taxpayers in the first quarter of 2019 includes all the 17 commercial banks operating in the country, which paid a total of 11.8 billion drams in taxes, up from 9.4 billion drams they had paid in the first quarter of 2018 (an increase of 25.3%), according to the State Revenue Committee of Armenia (SRC).

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Armenian president visits Astana international financial hub in Kazakhstan

17.05.2019 18:45

Armenian president visits Astana international financial hub in Kazakhstan

YEREVAN, May 17. /ARKA/. Armenian President Armen Sarkissian visited today the international financial center Astana as part of his working visit to the capital of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan, his press service reported. It said the head of the center, Kairat Kelimbetov, told Sarkissian about its goals, principles and plans. Noting that the center operates based on […]

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Armenian parliament extends the limit of consumer credits

08.05.2019 18:17

Armenian parliament extends the limit of consumer credits

Armenian parliament has approved today in the first reading a bill on amending the Law on Consumer Lending, proposed by the Bright Armenia faction

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Deposits in Armenian banks drop by 25 billion drams to about 3 trillion

02.05.2019 18:43

Deposits in Armenian banks drop by 25 billion drams to about 3 trillion

At the end of March, 2019 the total amount of deposits in Armenia-based commercial banks stood at 2.979.3 trillion drams, having decreased by 25.1 billion drams or 0.84% from the previous month

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