“Investment is realistic when there is an investment program, finance exists and the person who will implement the program. Only in case of the existence of these three factors I consider programs as realistic. I have always announced the programs that have these three components”, the Minister said.
“They make an investment based on the fact that Armenia has favorable business environment. Under this Government investments were carried out in different spheres, energy, industry, healthcare, pharmacy and etc”, Karayan said, adding that the statistics on investments will be presented soon.
Commenting on the reporters’ request to assess the one year process of settlement of the NK conflict after the 2016 April events, Zakharova said she will present the assessment of the Russian side on the NK conflict settlement process on the ministry’s website or during the next briefing.
“We are holding active talks. 10 days before the Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Investments was in Iran where discussions also were held. They promised to submit proposal on the formation of the company in near future. We will report you the details within 10 days”, the Minister said.
If we speak about the arms balance, it is violated. The balance is violated since for a long period of time Azerbaijan spent huge budget resources for acquiring weapons from different countries. This process, of course, resulted in a serious violation of arms balance in the region.
Not only the CSTO but also other international structures, including military-political alliances are well familiar with situations when the member states of the same organization can have different, sometimes, contradictory stances on foreign policy issues. We think this weakens the organization.
“The parliamentary governance model will also have a key significance in crisis situations, in those situations when the majority of the Parliament must make decisions on the necessary changes in the budget, other major legislative acts that are dictated by the situation development”, he said.