Rossotrudnichestvo and the Astrakhan region signed an agreement on the development of the territory’s international relations

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The promotion of science, education, culture, and entrepreneurship in the international arena will be carried out jointly by Rossotrudnichestvo and the Astrakhan region, which are now bound by the Cooperation Agreement signed on Friday by the head of the Agency Yevgeny Primakov and the governor of the region Igor Babushkin.

«We look forward to cooperation with the Astrakhan region with great expectations and optimism. We are ready to support your projects within the work of Russian Houses where you can organize meetings, exhibitions, presentations of the region, enterprises, companies and universities», Yevgeny Primakov noticed.

Igor Babushkin noted a number of projects implemented in the humanitarian sphere which include the Days of Culture of the Caspian states, international forums, various educational and sports events.

He also announced that the region is currently forming the Caspian cluster. In December last year, a test container line was launched between Astrakhan and Iran. A railway logistics hub has been opened together with Azerbaijan. With Turkmenistan, it is planned to create a logistics center in the Russian region. The Kazakh colleagues were invited to build a center for crossborder trade.


Photo: Press service of the Governor of the Astrakhan region

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