CSTO working on national legislation harmonization program for 2021-2025 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Cooperation of the working bodies of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) and the Secretariat of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly in legislation matters was discussed at a meeting between CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas and Executive Secretary – Head of the Secretariat of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly Sergei Pospelov, BelTA learned from CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov.
CSTO foreign ministers to meet in Bratislava on 5 December MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The foreign ministers of the member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) will meet in Bratislava on 5 December, CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA after the meeting of the CSTO Permanent Council in Moscow on 3 December.
OSCE implementing Caspian Sea's green ports development project in Turkmenistan ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM Activities aimed at promoting green ports and connectivity in the Caspian Sea region have been launched in Turkmenistan with support of Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Trend reports with reference to OSCE.
Belarus suggests regular meetings on nuclear energy in SCO TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Belarus suggests setting a mechanism for holding regular meetings on nuclear energy issues in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Belarus Prime Minister Sergei Rumas said as he addressed a meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in Tashkent on 2 November, BelTA reports.
SCO members to introduce digital tech to boost trade, transport TASHKENT. KAZINFORM The member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) intend to increase the competitiveness of their economies by introducing digital technologies that will help free movement of goods, services and capital, SCO officials said Thursday, Xinhua reports.
SCO approves updated version of trade and economic coop program UFA. KAZINFORM The updated version of the SCO multilateral trade and economic cooperation program has been approved. Special Envoy of the Russian President for SCO Affairs Bakhtiyer Khakimov said it today at the V Small and Medium Business Forum of the SCO and BRICS Regions, Kazinform correspondent reports.
CICA FMs held informal meeting in NY NEW YORK. KAZINFORM Ministers of foreign affairs of the member states of the Conference on Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) had an informal meeting in New York on the margins of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, Kazinform learnt from the MFA press service.
CAREC countries agree to develop common energy strategy TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Energy ministers of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) member countries have signed a joint declaration in Tashkent pledging to develop and implement a common CAREC 2020 energy strategy, the press service of the Asian Development Bank Office in Uzbekistan informed.
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.