December 1, a joint meeting of the Standing Committees of the National Assembly of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic took place, which was conducted by the Chairman of the Standing Committee on on Budget, Financial and Economic Management, Ruslan Israelian. On the agenda of the meeting was the draft law of the NKR "On the NKR State Budget for 2017.
National Assembly President, Ashot Ghoulyan, Prime Minister Araik Harutyunyan attended the first event on the official introduction of the main financial document of the next year.
The report on the bill and other documents of the budget package was made by the NKR Minister of Finance Spartak Tevosyan. He referred to issues to the main macroeconomic indicators underlying the formation of income, legal regulations necessary for implementation of the budget and other issues.
Then additional explanations regarding the draft budget were given by the NKR Prime Minister Araik Haroutyunyan.
Then additional clarifications on the draft budget for 2017 were presented by the NKR Prime Minister Araik Harutyunyan. He touched upon the main directions of the country's socio-economic policy in 2017.
An exchange of views, during which the deputies asked the representatives of the executive branch questions about the bill.
According to the approved schedule, discussions will continue in the standing committees and factions of Parliament from December 2.