Armenia

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Peter B. Krehmer

"Using the InterNations network in Yerevan helped us find a French speaking au pair for our children."

Sophie Ackers

"The groups on InterNations helped me make connections with other expats before my official move to Yerevan."

Working and living in Armenia with the InterNations Expat Guide

Are you preparing for living and working in Armenia? Or are you already an expat and have recently relocated to Yerevan, Vanadzor or some other international Armenian city?

The expat relocation to Armenia is definitely an exciting international opportunity and cross-cultural adventure: Visiting the landscape such as the Caucasus ranges, getting to know how Armenian folks celebrate Armenian Christmas, or acquiring a taste for Armenia’s popular dishes like harissa…

However, InterNations does not only address expats in Armenia. We have brief overview guides for various locations around the world – from moving to Portugal to living in Italy.

Top Articles in the Armenia Expat Guide

  • Moving to Armenia

    Moving to Armenia is a multifaceted experience: the country boasts of some unspoiled rural areas as well as cosmopolitan cities with modern services and infrastructures, always offering a welcoming and easy-going atmosphere. Read up on the land, its people, the climate and more in this guide.
  • Living in Armenia

    Armenia managed to recover from a complicated history and to turn its tumultuous past into a thriving present: living in Armenia means immersing yourself in a place full of memories but heading up to the future, and it is therefore an enriching and unique experience.
  • Working in Armenia

    Armenia boasts of a steadily growing and diversified economy, with somewhat of a predominance in the service sectors: the job market reflects this development and it is nowadays largely open to expats. So get prepared and find out more about the local economy, as well as work permits and taxation!

Reliable Information about living and working in Armenia

Relocating to and living in Armenia necessitates lots of reliable information on different facets of Armenian expat life. Many questions come up when living overseas in Armenia: ʺAre we, as expats, liable to Armenian income tax law?ʺ, ʺHow do I deal with Armenian business culture?ʺ, ʺHow to find a trustworthy maid in Yerevan?ʺ, or ʺWhat are the requirements to get a Armenian residence permit for my wife?ʺ

Looking for so much information on working and living in Armenia is rather bothersome and requires a lot of time. The InterNations Expat Guide for Armenia is designed to help you and offers trusted information on all issues of interest to expats living in Armenia. Various topics are covered in our Armenia Expat Guide from sports and leisure, to local infrastructure or food and shopping, up to health-care. Such characteristic questions that concern expat life abroad as ʺIs the crime rate in Armenia really so low as I was told?ʺ will no more remain open.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Armenia? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Peru or working in Oman!

From doctors and dentists to cultural institutes –
Advice on living and working in Armenia

In addition, our expat listings for Armenia include recommended entries for services and organizations catering to expatriates’ needs, like doctors and dentists or cultural institutes. By becoming part of our community, you can also participate in the InterNations Forum and discuss with other internationals about your expatriate experience living abroad in Armenia. We’ll be delighted to greet you with a warm Barev dzez among our InterNations members living and working in Armenia.

Peter B. Krehmer

"Using the InterNations network in Yerevan helped us find a French speaking au pair for our children."

Sophie Ackers

"The groups on InterNations helped me make connections with other expats before my official move to Yerevan."

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