Bilateral Relations

Austria

General information

Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Austria were established on 24 January 1992.

On 11 October 2011 Arman Kirakossian was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to Austria.

On 28 August 2012 Alois Kraut, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Austria to Armenia (with residence in Vienna), presented his credentials to the President of the Republic of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan.

In 2016 Gerhard Schaumberger was appointed Head of the Office of the Austrian Development Agency in Armenia.

In June 2011 Aram Marutyan was appointed Honorary Consul of the Republic of Austria in Armenia. 

Visits

Austria

January 2017 Edward Nalbandian, Minister for Foreign Affairs
May 2016 Serzh Sargsyan, President
March 2016 Edward Nalbandian, Minister for Foreign Affairs
June 2014 Serzh Sargsyan, President
November 2013 Serzh Sargsyan, President
February 2013 Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
June 2011 Tigran Sargsyan, Prime Minister
March 2011 Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
February 2008 Vartan Oskanian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
April 2007 Vartan Oskanian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
March 2006 Vartan Oskanian, Minister of Foreign Affairs
February 2005 Arthur Baghdassarian, Chairman of the National Assembly
February 2002 Robert Kocharyan, President

Armenia

April 2017 Heinz Fischer, Former Federal President of Austria
September 2014 Sebastian Kurz, Federal Minister for Europe, Integraion and Foreign Affairs
June 2012 Heinz Fischer, Federal President
June 2010 Michael Spindelegger, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Legal framework

Agreements 

  • Between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Austria on Bilateral Economic Relations
  • Between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
  • Between the Government of the Republic Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria on Air Transport
  • Between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with respect to Taxes on Income and Capital
  • Between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria on International Transport of Goods
  • Between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria on Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters
  • Between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Austria on development cooperation

Memoranda 

  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the Republic of Austria on Consultations on Mutual Recognition of Higher Education Qualifications
  • Memorandum of Understanding. between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia and the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna
  • Between the Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture of the Republic of Austria on cooperation in the areas of Education, Arts and Culture
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Ministry of Education and Women Affairs of the Republic of Austria on Cooperation in the Field of Education
  • Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Resources of the Republic of Austria on Cooperation in the Fields of Agricluture and Forestry.
  • Memorandum of Understanding between between the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia and the Austrian Academy of Sciences

Declaration

  • Between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Austria on Establishment of Diplomatic Relations

Turnover between Armenia and Austria (thousand US dollars)

  Export Import (according to the country of origin)
2014թ. 1439.7 72083.7
2015թ. 2032.0  16357.3
2016թ. 1524.1

17010.1

Updated on 10.05.2017

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