Federal President Ueli Maurer wants to visit on Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin. Planned talks on the conflict in Eastern Ukraine, Syria and the South Caucasus, as well as the peace policy commitment of the Switzerland.
Switzerland has since 2009 a protection mandate for Russia in Georgia and for Georgia in Russia, as the Federal Department of Finance announced on Tuesday. For the language, but also the development of the economic relations in Moscow.
Mason also plans a Meeting with the Russian Prime Minister, Dimitri Medvedev, and he wants to speak with Swiss business representatives. From Moscow from the Federal President and Minister of Finance, will travel to Kazakhstan.
There, he wants to discuss on Friday, President Kassim-Jomart Tokaev, the conditions for a more intensive economic exchange, such as the EVS wrote. Background the "Belt and Road"initiative and the Memorandum of understanding between the Switzerland and China, in order to facilitate the cooperation between the two countries and third countries.
In the Agenda of the Federal President for Friday's meetings with the Prime Minister, Askar Mamin and Mason Kazakh counterpart Alichan Smajilow. (fal/sda)
Created: 19.11.2019, 13:41 PM