On 26 January President Bako Sahakyan held a meeting with representatives of the republic's Trade Union Federation.
President of the federation Ara Khahramanyan, heads of regional branches and representatives responsible for different fields delivered reports about the activities carried out in 2010, problems the structure faces and activities to be realized.
The Head of the State considered important the role of trade unions for democratic states with marked oriented social economies, noting that this very structure regulates many crucial issues related to the work and interests of employees.
The President considered necessary give new impetus to the activities of the trade unions underlying that the leadership of the trade unions should play more active role in the development of the country effectively partaking in different events including the ones organized by the President.
After the meeting the President convoked a working consultation on the problems raised by the trade unions.
Bako Sahakyan gave concrete instructions to heads of corresponding structures to solve the discussed problems.
Artsakh Republic vice-premier, finance minister Spartak Tevosyan and other officials partook at the event.