Putin instructed to prepare a report on the consultations with ASEAN

Putin instructed to prepare a report on the consultations with ASEAN


Consultations should include the scope of investment protection, streamlining procedures for the movement of goods across borders, joint development of technical standards for the production of the next technological generation, mutual open market access services and capital.

MOSCOW, 9 Dec. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin instructed the Cabinet of Ministers until June 1, 2016, to prepare a report on the consultations with the SCO and ASEAN on the issue of economic partnership, the order published on the Kremlin website.

A list of instructions on implementing the presidential address to the Federal Assembly on December 3, 2015 published on the Kremlin website on Wednesday.

“In cooperation with the member States of the Eurasian economic Union to ensure consultation with the governments of the member States of the Shanghai cooperation organization and the Association of South-East Asia, including newly hired members of these international organizations, concerning the formation of economic partnership”, — stated in the order.

Consultations should include the scope of investment protection, streamlining procedures for the movement of goods across borders, joint development of technical standards for the production of the next technological generation, mutual open market access services and capital.

The Russian Cabinet of Ministers is tasked to submit a report before 1 June 2016, then — once in six months. Responsible for the execution of the order appointed by the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.