In view of the forthcoming meeting of the Eurasian Economic Union’s inter-government commission at the head-of-government level, due Friday, the prime ministers of Russia and Armenia have discussed the bilateral agenda and integration cooperation.
“This is our first meeting since Armenia has joined our integration project, the Eurasian Economic Union, I mean,” Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting with his Armenian counterpart Hovik Abrahamyan.
In 2014 Russian-Armenian trade went up 3.2% on the year to $1.5 billion. Russia is the largest foreign investor into the Armenian economy. Its accrued foreign investment stands at about $3.4 billion.