As a result of making amendments to the law on the structure and activities of the government, the Government of Armenia shall comprise the prime minister, two deputy prime ministers, and there shall be twelve ministries instead of the current eighteen ones.
Nature Protection Ministry is planned to be renamed as Ministry of Environment.
The Ministry of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources will be joined to the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development, and the latter will be renamed Ministry of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures.
The Ministries of Culture, Sport and Youth Affairs are planned to be joined to the Ministry of Education and Science, and the latter shall be renamed Ministry of Education, Science and Culture.
The Ministry of Agriculture will be joined to the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments, and the latter will be renamed Ministry of Economy.
The Ministry of Transport, Communication and Information Technologies will be renamed Ministry of High Technology Industry.
The Ministry of Diaspora will be joined to the Prime Minister’s Staff where an institute of Chief Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs is planned to be established in lieu of this ministry.
18:34 March 07, 2019