Moscow. November 18. Russia and China are recorded at the level of the intergovernmental Commission the willingness to pay for energy in national currencies.
This provision was included in the final Protocol mezhpravkomissii, the meeting which took place on 16 November in Beijing (with a copy reviewed by “Interfax”).
“The parties agree to support actively explore the possibility of settlement companies of the Russian Federation and people’s Republic of China on contracts for the supply of energy resources in the national or alternative currencies,” – said in the report.