CIS Interstate Environmental Council to convene in Yerevan on Sep 17 MINSK. KAZINFORM A session of the Interstate Environmental Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is scheduled to take place in Yerevan on 17 September, BelTA learned from the CIS Executive Committee, BELTA reports.
Lebedev: CIS recognizes UN coordinating role in counter-terrorism MINSK. KAZINFORM The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) views counter-terrorism as one of the most important tasks and recognizes the coordinating role of the United Nations in this process, Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee, CIS Executive Secretary Sergei Lebedev said in Minsk on 3 September at the international high-level conference on countering terrorism through innovative approaches and the use of new and emerging technologies, BelTA has learned.
UN General Assembly adopts resolution on cooperation with SCO BISHKEK. KAZINFORM The United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution entitled «Cooperation between the United Nations and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization», the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan said, KABAR reports.
CIS plenipotentiaries to meet in Minsk on 28 August NUR-SULTAN - MINSK – A meeting of the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the CIS member states will be held in the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 28 August, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
CIS heads of state to discuss declaration on strategic economic cooperation in Ashgabat NUR-SULTAN - MINSK. KAZINFORM - The declaration on strategic economic cooperation in the CIS has been included into the draft agenda of the CIS Heads of State Council meeting which is due to take place in Ashgabat on 11 October, Vice Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee Agybay Smagulov told the media ahead of the CIS Plenipotentiaries Council meeting in Minsk, BelTA has learned.
CIS customs agencies discuss personnel training, interaction with railways in Bishkek NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A delegation of the State Customs Committee of Belarus led by the committee's Chairman Yuri Senko took part in the 31st session of the joint board of the customs services of the Customs Union member states and the 69th session of the Council of Chiefs of Customs Services of the CIS Member States in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, the press service of the State Customs Committee of Belarus told BelTA.
EDB, Development Bank of Belarus sign memo of understanding St. PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM Andrey Beliyaninov, Chairman of the Management Board at the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB), and Andrei Zhishkevich, Chairman of the Management Board at the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus, signed a memorandum of understanding in the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, EDB informs on its website.
CIS states in favor of developing system of arms control agreements MINSK. KAZINFORM Member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) believe it is necessary to enhance and develop the existing system of agreements on arms control, disarmament, and non-proliferation, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee after ministerial consultations, which took place in the CIS HQ in Minsk on 4 June.
CIS to draw up innovative cooperation program through 2030 MINSK. KAZINFORM The CIS Heads of Government Council instructed the appropriate bodies to draw up an interstate program of innovative cooperation through 2030 as it convened in Ashgabat on 31 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus.
SCO important to world peace, development: Chinese official BISHKEK. KAZINFORM The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) has made important contributions to promoting world peace and development as well as safeguarding international fairness and justice, a senior Chinese official said here on Monday, China Daily reports.