The Economic council meeting at the Russian Embassy

The regular meeting of the Economic council under the leadership of the Russian Ambassador was held on 28 of May. The Council was chaired by Ambassador M.Entin. The trade representative of Russia in Belgium and Luxembourg V.Vorobev, regional representative of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia in the Benelux countries and France A.Voskoboy, counselor of the Embassy Yu.Sokolov, Second Secretary of the Embassy S.Lyapichev, expert of Trade representation of Russia in Belgium and Luxembourg V.Lihachev, attaché of the Embassy I. Kobyakov took part in the meeting.

At the meeting the participants discussed the key issues of strengthening the economic cooperation between Russia and Luxembourg. The meeting was also focused on the preparations of the ninth session of the Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Belgo-Luxembourg Economic Union, scheduled for November 12-13, 2013 in Brussels.

A great attention was also given to the participation of Russian representatives at the Industrial Fair of the Greater Region (11-13 of June 2013) and encouraging the tourism between the two countries.