Mishustin and Asadov hold talks in Moscow

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin and Azerbaijani Prime Minister Ali Asadov held talks in Moscow.

The meeting's agenda included issues of cooperation between Russia and Azerbaijan in the field of economics, agriculture, customs, communications, high technologies and others.

Mishustin said that Russia is ready to establish cooperation with Azerbaijan in the production of vaccines against coronavirus.

The Russian PM noted that Moscow and Baku are jointly fighting the coronavirus spread.

According to Mishustin, Russia promptly handed over special test systems to Azerbaijan, teams of Russian medical experts were sent to the country, and in May 2021, the first batch of 'Sputnik V' vaccine was delivered to Azerbaijan.

"We are also ready to establish cooperation with Azerbaijan on joint production of Russian vaccine," the Russian PM stressed.

The Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of Russia and the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan have signed an agreement on cooperation on communications and information technologies following the talks between the two prime ministers.

In their presence, a memorandum of understanding was also signed between the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia and the Intellectual Property Agency of Azerbaijan.