14:27 Dmitry Pankin: Enhancing transport infrastructure is of common interest to the One Belt, One Road initiative and the EAEU
14:00 EDB: The issue of surplus power generation can be solved by the expansion of exports, but trans-boundary power grids need to be developed jointly to this end
17:03 EDB and the Kyrgyz Republic sign a US $110 million credit agreement to be financed by the EFSD
EDB and Roscongress sign a cooperation agreement
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28 February, 2017