UN envoy on Syria suggests resumption of intra-Syrian talksWorld December 09, 6:42
US Senate prohibits defense cooperation with RussiaMilitary & Defense December 09, 4:55
Russia, Cuba sign defense cooperation program until 2020Military & Defense December 09, 3:26
Putin jokingly suggests Russia should develop teleportationScience & Space December 09, 2:07
Russian investigators conduct searches across Russia over doping casesSport December 09, 1:52
Source: Postponing OPEC, non-OPEC meeting still option for RussiaBusiness & Economy December 09, 0:35
Sports arbitration court strips Russian boxer of 2016 Olympic silverSport December 08, 22:48
Russia, US military experts, diplomats to discuss Aleppo in Geneva on Dec. 10 - LavrovWorld December 08, 22:41
Lavrov says US voiced regret over shelling of hospital in Aleppo but somewhat hazilyRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 08, 21:48
NEW DELHI, October 13. /TASS/. Russia continues negotiations on conjugating the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the Silk Road Economic Belt project implemented by China, Russian Industry and Trade Minister, Denis Manturov, said at a meeting of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) economy and foreign trade ministers on Thursday.
"We are holding talks on harmonizing it (EAEU - TASS) with the Silk Road Economic Belt project implemented by China," he said.
In September, Chinese President Xi Jinping pointed to the need to more effectively promote the process of conjugating the EAEU and Silk Road strategies.
The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), a permanent regulatory body of the Eurasian Economic Union, and the Chinese Ministry of Commerce announced the launch of negotiations on the Agreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation on June 25, 2016. The future accord will be a component of harmonizing the EAEU and the Chinese Silk Road Economic Belt initiative.
The Silk Road Economic Belt is a project to create a transport, energy and trade corridor between the countries of Central and South Asia and Europe. It seeks to deepen economic cooperation and intensify scientific and technical cooperation between these countries. The idea of this project was proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping in September 2013.