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At the government session the Prime Minister assigned to strengthen the control in the market of chicken meat and by – products

29.08.2016

At the government session the Prime Minister assigned to strengthen the control in  the  market of chicken  meat  and   by – products.


On August 29, the AR Government’s regular session took place chaired by Prime Minister Arayik Harutyunyan. The strategy of the NKR export promotion was submitted for the Government discussion, which is foreseen to enlarge the export sector of the economy.
According to Andranik Khachatryan, the Minister of the Economy, in modern conditions the strategy of export diversification is more efficient for the NKR, which will lead to the stability and predictability of export results, increase of currency proceeds as well as to the access into new markets.
The law drafts about making additions and changes in the NKR law on “Land taxes”, additions and changes in the NKR law on “Property taxes”, additions and changes in the NKR law on “Taxes”, as well as the law daft packages of making additions and changes in the NKR law on “NKR State Emergency Service”, on “Weapons”, additions and changes in the NKR law on “Defense” and the NKR law draft of making additions and changes in the NKR law on “Income taxes” will be submitted to the discussion of the National Assembly after the additional discussions.
The Government approved the package of the NKR law drafts about making additions and changes in the NKR law on “Waste products” and on “Entrails” as well as the new law draft on “Ecological Education and Upbringing”. They will also be submitted to the discussion of the National Assembly.
The Government defined a new subsidizing regime of the electric power used for the Irrigation water supply according to which the exploiter-water consumer will have the opportunity to carry out irrigation of agricultural crops by the unexploited system. According to the previous Government decision, the requirement of having a professional education and at least one year of a corresponding work experience has been removed from the employment standards, since it is considered to be an obstacle to suggest a proper job.
According to another change of the decision the maternity and pregnancy grant definitions are clarified. According to the decision it is defined that the grant is given to the employee for the pregnancy and childbirth period whose employment contract is terminated earlier that the period of vacation right of pregnancy and childbirth. This condition refers also to the people included in the civil service personnel short-term reserve. According to S. Avanesyan, the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs starting from 1 January, 2016, in accordance with the new changes in the law, the minimum size of the average wage is fixed, as a result of which the minimum size of the grant is also fixed.
According to the decision about the people dead, perished, lost or recognized as disabled during the NKR defense, the social guarantees of those above mentioned are equaled to the social guarantees of the servicemen who died or became disabled during the NKR defense.
The term of the mortgage loan for getting an apartment or house is set for at least 10 years as compared to previous year( 15 years).
The Head of Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security State Service Levon Sargsyan introduced the monitoring results done in the market of chicken meat and by-products. According to L. Sargsyan corresponding samples have been carried out for export and import goods both in AR and RA and they were subjected to laboratory testing. “Only the foods produced in AR and RA corresponded to the norms defined by the NKR, while the other products imported to the NKR market from other counties did not correspond to the physicochemical norms. Especially, besides the taste, smell bad quality conditions, the percentage of physicochemical liquid and solution is disturbed twice and more times,”-said L.Sargsyan.
“We got emergency calls about the dumping of the price and quality of chicken meat being produced out of the AR and RA territories,that is why I have assigned to study the area. It has been found out that liquid supplements are injected in meat, which has a bad influence on the quality, as well as it artificially increases the weight of meat by deceiving customers with a cheap price. I assign to exercise control over this sphere so that we will be able to escape from the processes dangerous for the health of our population,”,-said A.Harutyunyan.
At the end of the session the Prime Minister assigned those responsible for the agricultural sphere to develop a new concept for long-term agricultural development.

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