Russia cuts oil output by 200,000 barrels a dayBusiness & Economy March 30, 8:09
Russian historical epic Viking to be released in Italy, UKSociety & Culture March 30, 2:11
Putin visits ice cave during Arctic tourSociety & Culture March 30, 0:02
Moscow slams West’s reaction to Russian protests as part of long-planned campaignRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 23:56
Putin orders Defense Ministry and FSB to ensure protection of Russia’s interests in ArcticMilitary & Defense March 29, 21:46
Kiev aware of few chances to win in debt lawsuit case — envoyBusiness & Economy March 29, 20:52
Russian top diplomat dismisses claims about human rights violations in Crimea as liesRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 20:23
Moscow suspects Jabhat al-Nusra could be used to topple AssadRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 19:58
Lavrov reiterates there are no facts substantiating Iran’s links to terroristsRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 19:40
MOSCOW, October 11 (Itar-Tass) - Russia offers its East Asia Summit /EAS/ partners to think about setting up a network university, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at the 8th EAS summit in Brunei.
"India has proposed an interesting project based on reviving Nalanda University," the minister reminded. "As a follow-up of this idea to involve other higher education centers of regional countries, we might consider setting up an EAS network university."
"We already have such a network university functioning within the framework of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. It's a very useful project to establish direct contacts not only between research institutions, but also between people, youths," Lavrov said.
"If the idea to set up an EAS network university is supported, Russia is ready to engage the potential of the Far Eastern Federal University which hosted the APEC summit in 2012," the Russian diplomat added.