BISHKEK, July 18 (Itar-Tass) - Kyrgyzstan’s Ministry of Transport and Communication and Russia’s Ministry of Communications and Mass Media have signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of information technologies, postal telecommunication and electric telecommunication, the ministry’s spokesman, Kylych Dosumbetov, told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
The document was signed within the 19th session of the CIS Coordination Council for Informatization, the spokesman said.
“The participants in the meeting approved a declaration on the principles on carrying out inter-provider mutual accounts while rendering international telecommunication in the CIS countries, particularly in the field of roaming,” Dosumbetov said.
“In addition, the participants in the meeting agreed to develop cooperation to build and develop the information society and improve the structure and normative documents,” he said.
Apart from the CIS countries, the meeting involved the leadership of the Bulgarian, Latvian, Lithuanian and Slovenian ministries, as well as experts of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Pan-African Postal Union (PAPU).