YEREVAN. – The Nor Halep (New Aleppo) district will be constructed in Armenia’s Ashtarak city.
The Government of Armenia on Thursday instructed the Diaspora Ministry to assist in the building of the new district.
In line with the ministry data, a total of 7,000 Armenians have moved to Armenia from Syria. A total of 600 families are enlisted to acquire an apartment, and these families are prepared to pay 50 percent of the housing cost.
It is proposed to allocate a 4.8-hectare plot in Ashtarak city to construct, with the help of philanthropists and the state, a district intended for 600 families.
Such districts will be built in other cities, too, Diaspora Minister Hranush Hakobyan informed.