YEREVAN. – Those who had gone up to meet with government officials have joined the group of entrepreneurs, who are importing and selling clothes and shoes, and are staging a protest Friday in front of the main building of the government (PHOTOS).
These merchants complain about the recent changes made in the Customs Code, as a result of which they have to clear their imported goods from customs in Armenia at a higher duty.
One of the participants of the meeting with the government representatives stated that they had presented their demands, everything will be presented to Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, and then his response to their issue will be given.
But it is not known when the PM will respond, as a respective consultation shall be convened, and so on.
Pashinyan's assistants Nairi Sargsyan and Suren Ghambaryan met with these merchants.
The aforesaid demonstration concluded, and the protesters will wait for the PM’s response.