HIS HOLINESS KAREKIN II RECEIVED PRESIDENT OF AGBU BERGE SETRAKIAN

 

On March 25, Catholicos of All Armenians His Holiness Karekin II received Mr. Berge Setrakian, President of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU). His Holiness expressed gratitude for the patriotic activities of AGBU and the services offered to the Homeland, Diaspora and the Church. Catholicos Karekin II also conveyed his appreciation personally to Mr. Setrakian for his devoted soul and heartfelt approach towards the Armenian Church and the Holy See St. Etchmiadzin. His Holiness and Mr. Setrakian spoke about the strong cooperation between the Armenian Apostolic Church and the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU), discussed the joint educational and social programs.

NA SPEAKER RECEIVES PRESIDENT OF AGBU

 

Speaker of Armenian parliament Hovik Abrahamian received the President of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Berge Setrakian who was accompanied by a member of AGBU Central Board Vasken Yacoubian and Director of AGBU Armenian Representation Ashot Ghazarian. Public relations department of the Armenian parliament told Armenpress that greeting the guests the NA Speaker pointed out the century-long patriotic activity of AGBU directed towards the preservation of Armenia, and noted that the AGBU has implemented a number of educational, cultural, social, humanitarian and church construction programs in Armenia.

RA PRIME MINISTER TIGRAN SARGSYAN RECEIVED AGBU PRESIDENT BERGE SETRAKIAN

 

Today, Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Tigran Sargsyan received Berge Setrakian, President of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU). The Prime Minister mentioned that the results of the implementation of agreements reached during their previous meeting are inspiring. Head of the RA Government thanked the AGBU and Berge Setrakian personally for the programs implemented in Homeland. According to Tigran Sargsyan these programs are especially important today since they help reduce the negative impact of the world financial and economic crisis and, at the same time, resist it.

PRESENTATION OF LEVON-ZAVEN ZURMELIAN’S “TECHNIQUES OF FICTION WRITING: MEASURE AND MADNESS” BOOK

 

On Tuesday, February 17, the presentation of famous Diasporan Armenian writer and poet Levon-Zaven Surmelian’s “Techniques of Fiction Writing: Measure and Madness” book took place at the AUA Business Center. The event was organized by the Armenian General Benevolent Union and M. Abeghian Institute of Literature of the RA National Academy of Sciences. The book, financed by the AGBU “Levon-Zaven Surmelian” Fund and published by the Abeghian Institute of Literature in the “Literary Studies XX century” series, was translated into Armenian by Aram Arsenian.

 
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