KALUGA, October 15 (Itar-Tass) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and visiting Ukrainian counterpart Nikolai Azarov began an eye-to-eye meeting at the 10th session of the committee for economic cooperation of the Russian-Ukrainian intergovernmental commission in this central Russian city on Tuesday. The prime ministers of the countries will dwell on the results of negotiations at a news conference.
“Medvedev and Azarov with the chief executives of several Russian and Ukrainian ministries and agencies are expected to discuss the situation and prospects of bilateral cooperation in such spheres as mutual trade, transport, space, nuclear power industry and agriculture. The negotiators are also expected to discuss several issues of Russian-Ukrainian gas cooperation,” the press service of the Russian government said.
The press service noted that the interlocutors are expected to focus on conceptual problems of development of bilateral cooperation and its prospects within the integration processes, in which both countries are involved.