Armenian, Kyrgyzstani premiers discuss accession to EEU
YEREVAN, August 12. /ARKA/. Prime-ministers of Armenia and Kyrgyzstan Hovik Abrahamyan and Joomart Otorbaev discussed the process of the two countries’ accession to the Eurasian Economic Union on phone on Monday, the press office of Armenia’s government reported.
The sides also discussed issues of further cooperation between Armenia and Kyrgyzstan. The conversation was initiated by Otorbaev.
Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan signed an agreement about the Eurasian Economic Union in Astana on May 29. The agreement will come into effect on January 1, 2015. At the meeting Armenia’s president Serzh Sargsyan said Yerevan intended to join the agreement by mid June, but the respective documents have not been signed yet.
In his interview to Armnews TV on Monday Armenia’s president Serzh Sargsyan said Armenia may sign the agreement to join the EEU even before September. –0--