Medvedev to attend meeting of SCO heads of government in Bishkek
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will take part in a two-day summit of the heads of government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, on Wednesday, TASS reported.
"The meeting will focus on prospects of developing economic interaction among the SCO member states," the Russian government’s official website reported. "The heads of government will discuss how a multilateral program of trade and economic cooperation of the SCO states is being carried out," the Russian government said. A list of events aimed at promoting the organization’s project activities in 2012-2016 will also be part of agenda.
"The organization’s 2017 budget and a list of events for 2017-2021 is to be approved. An agreement for the establishment and functioning of an SCO University is being prepared for signing," the Russian government went on to say.