Video Digest on the meeting of Council of CIS Heads of Government in Tashkent

04 November 2017, 19:30

November 2-3, this year, in Tashkent, a meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of the Commonwealth of Independent States took place. Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Bakytzhan Sagintayev took part in its work.

On the eve of the meeting, on November 2, Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev. Issues of development of trade and economic cooperation and implementation of joint projects in the transit-transport, agricultural, energy fields were discussed.

 Also, within the framework of the trip, Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan, A. Aripov.

 On November 3, a meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of Government was held.

 Within the framework of the meeting, topical issues of economic interaction and creation of conditions ensuring the strengthening of trade and economic relations of the CIS member states were discussed in a narrow format.

 In the meeting in an expanded format, the implementation of the Agreement on the CIS free trade zone, the development of oil and gas engineering, the control of the customs value of goods, measures to effectively counter international cartels and other issues were discussed.

 On the same day, the final documents of the meeting were signed.