Astana to host next meeting of ministers of SCO member states
Astana, Kazakhstan, Nov.18
By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:
The 13th meeting of ministers of foreign economic relations of Shanghai Cooperation Organization's (SCO) member states will be held in Astana, Kazakhstan on Nov.19, the country's National Economy Ministry said on Nov.18.
"Kazakh Economy Minister Erbolat Dossayev will chair the 13th SCO meeting," said the ministry.
The meeting will be attended by the ministers of SCO member states (China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan), SCO secretary general, as well as the heads of the organization's Business Council and Interbank Association.
The observer states at SCO are Afghanistan, India, Iran, Mongolia and Pakistan and the dialogue partners are Belarus, Turkey and Sri Lanka.
The Executive Committee of SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure (RATS) is headquartered in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Edited by SI