Russia, Armenia to discuss economic cooperation

The Armenian-Russian intergovernmental commission for economic cooperation will meet in Yerevan on October 12. The talks will be chaired by Russian Minister for Transportation Maksim Sokolov and Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan.

Sokolov replaced Igor Levitin as the co-chair.

Russian Ambassador to Armenia Vyacheslav Kovalenko said that they will discuss bilateral cooperation, economics, culture and military-technical cooperation.

Yerevan will host the 2nd regional Armenian-Russian forum on October 13, attended by governors of 16 regions of Russia and heads of different structures.

Armenia will have the Russian Language Festival on October 15-21. Gyumri will open the third Russian Book House in Gyumri on October 12. It will not be just a store selling literature, it may become a platform for cultural meetings and discussions of science and education.

Adapted from Vestnik Kavkaza