Armenia and Russia signed a string of documents designed to boost their cooperation in a number of ares. The documents were signed on the sidelines of the First Eurasian Partnership Forum and the Fifth Armenia-Russia inter regional forum held in the Armenian capital.
In particular, the government of Russia and Armenia singled an agreement on cooperation in the trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural spheres. The agreement was signed by Armenian minister of territorial administration David Lokyan and Russian Rostov region governor Vasily Golubev.
The governor of the Armenian Gegharkunik region and the governor of the Russian Omsk region signed an agreement on cooperation in trade-economic, scientific-technical and social spheres.
The Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University in Yerevan and Russian Rosnano Foundation for Infrastructure and Educational Programs signed an agreement on establishing international educational resources in the field of biological technology.
Another cooperation agreement was signed by Armenian innovation and Industrial Development Foundation and the Russian Association of Clusters and Technology Parks.
The First Eurasian Partnership Forum, which will last until October 16, is aimed at the development of integration process across the Eurasion Economic Union, China, India, Iran, CIS, SCO, BRICS, and other interested structures. The forum is being held with the support of the government of Armenia and the Eurasian Economic Commission.
The Fifth Armenian-Russian Interregional Forum, organized by the Armenian ministry of economic development and investments and the ministry of territorial administration and development is discussing a wide range of issues related to the development of mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.