Visit of the Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin to Luxembourg, 19-20 December
The Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin together the Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Alexei Likhachev, the Deputy Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation Valery Okulov, and a group of Russian businessmen paid a working visit to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg on the 19-20th of December, 2012.
The Prime Minister of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker held a meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister D. Rogozin in the state building “Hotel de Bourgogne”. During the visit Dmitry Rogozin and his delegation also met with the Minister of Finance of Luxembourg, Mr. Luc Frieden, the Minister of Economy and Trade of Luxembourg, Mr. Etienne Schneider, and Minister of Development and Infrastructure of Luxembourg, Mr. Claude Wiseler.
At the meetings they discussed political, economic and trade relations. Arrangements were made to strengthen cooperation in energy and satellite communications, the area of research and development, as well as in logistics. On the 19th of December 2012, The Chamber of Commerce of Luxembourg organized a business seminar which was held as part of the next session of the Russian-Luxembourg mixed subcommittee.