TOKYO, December 3. /TASS/. An agreement on further cooperation in at least two spheres may be signed after the meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe planned for December 15-16, Kyodo news agency reported on Saturday.
According to Kyodo, an agreement may be signed on further cooperation in the spheres of medicine and medical insurance, as well as in development of post services and communication.
Preparations are currently underway for Putin’s visit to Japan which will take place on December 15-16. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said earlier that Moscow hopes for stepping up economic contacts with Japan, while the topic of signing a peace treaty "is being developed" at the expert level.