Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has again thanked Muslim countries for lending unconditional support to Azerbaijan in the unresolved conflict over the breakaway Azerbaijani region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Representatives of the opposition Armenian National Congress (HAK) argued for holding early presidential and parliamentary elections during their fourth round of negotiations with the governing coalition.
An increase in world prices for base metals has made a German-owned mining company the largest corporate taxpayer in Armenia.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and his Azerbaijani counterpart, Ilham Aliyev, have met for talks in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi.
Three in four people in Armenia approve of the track record of Russia's current leadership, making it the fifth-most pro-Russian country in the world, according to a recent Gallup opinion poll.
Kiosk owners in the Armenian capital have been demonstrating against the closure of their businesses on the orders of Yerevan Mayor Karen Karapetian.
A senior Armenian official says the delayed reconstruction of the sole airport in the breakaway Azerbaijani region of Nagorno-Karabakh is proceeding rapidly and will be completed by the end of September.
Representatives of Armenia's governing coalition and the main opposition Armenian National Congress (HAK) have agreed to intensify their meetings.
A Western company has pledged to explore Armenia's untapped deposits of shale gas and to possibly attract foreign investment for commercial exploitation.
Meeting on July 26 with representatives of Armenia's ruling coalition, the opposition Armenian National Congress (HAK) proposed that President Serzh Sarkisian schedule an early presidential election for mid-October.
Consumer inflation in Armenia continued to fall last month amid a seasonal drop in the prices of domestic agricultural products.
Moscow-based military analyst Pavel Felgenhauer says he believes the parties involved in the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh are readying for war.