Nikol Pashinyan to visit Minsk for EEU meeting

Nikol Pashinyan to visit Minsk for EEU meeting

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will be visiting Minsk, Belarus, June 20-21 to take part in a regular meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council.

The heads of government of Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan will discuss a string of issues on ways to deepen integration in the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), the Armenian government’s press service reported.

It said the heads of governments of Cuba and Uzbekistan, which have the status of EEU observers are also expected to attend the Minsk meeting.

Special attention will be paid to development of customs and tariff regulations. The agenda of the gathering also includes development of the EEU transport infrastructure, especially in the East-West and North-South directions.

The prime ministers will discuss the deepening of cooperation in the digital sphere and consider reports on the state and prospects of development of the EEU’s integrated information system.