MOSCOW, October 9. /TASS/. Russia and France will hold a meeting of the Russian-French Council for Economic, Financial, Industrial and Trade Issues (CEFIC) in the middle of December, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexey Meshkov said on Monday.
"The so-called CEFIC, that’s an intergovernmental economic institution, will be held in the middle of December," he said. "Russia will be represented by Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin, and France - by its economy minister as well."
"That’s a priority task for us," Meshkov added, commenting on the plans for Russian-French contacts in the near future.