East Asia

Chinese Students to Receive Scholarships to AUA

YEREVAN, Armenia—On Sept. 29, the “Armenian Community of China” signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the American University of Armenia (AUA) to provide scholarships for Chinese students to study at AUA. Henri Arslanian, the president of the Armenian Community of China, and AUA [more...]

October 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

Armenian Courses Offered to Chinese University Students

BEIJING, China—Armenian-language courses are now being offered to Chinese university students in another example of the strengthening links between Armenia and China. The courses in Armenian language and culture will be offered for a second consecutive year at the prestigious Beijing Foreign [more...]

September 15, 2015 // 1 Comment

Armenian Genocide Centennial Commemorated in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Thailand—Honoring 100 years with 100 candles and prayers, the Armenian community of Thailand marked the centenary of the Armenian Genocide with a vigil and a photo exhibit titled, “Renewal and Continuity.” The event was held at Christ Church Bangkok on April 23, in the presence of [more...]

May 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

Armenians in Muay Thai

Special for the Armenian Weekly Gabriela Murg, the senior legal advisor of the World Muaythai Federation, said that she “could not be more proud of the Armenian delegation, and the team serves as a model for what other teams should aspire to.” The Armenian team was not only one of the strongest [more...]

April 19, 2015 // 5 Comments