Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory letter to the famous entrepreneur and philanthropist, President of Hovnanian International Ltd Vahagn Hovnanyan.
The letter runs as following:
"Dear Mr Hovnanyan,
I cordially congratulate You on a glorious jubilee - your 80th birthday anniversary.
Your tireless activity directed to the development and prosperity of the motherland, well-being of the native people, development of the national culture and education is rated high in Artsakh. You have a great contribution to preservation of the Armenian national identity and the Armenian language, strengthening faith in the Diaspora. I am sure that Your patriotic figure will be an encouraging and glaring example for many generations.
I congratulate you once again and wish peace, good health, long life, strength and vital energy. May all your patriotic plans and undertakings succeed for the glory of our homeland and nation."