ArmInfo. President Serzh Sargsyan, currently on a working visit to Sochi, participates in the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.
Presidents of the Eurasian Economic Union member countries: the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation, the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic, as well as the chairman of the board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Tigran Sargsyan are also present at the meeting.
The agenda of the Council's meeting includes issues related to informatization, customs regulation, cooperation in the field of competition, natural monopolies and industry, as well as international activities.
One of the key topics is the discussion of the main directions for the implementation of the digital agenda of the Eurasian Economic Union until 2025. At the meeting, the main directions of the Union's international activities for 2018 will be presented. The Presidents will be provided with information on the status of ratification of the EAEU Customs Code, which will enter into force on January 1, 2018.
The participants of the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council will get acquainted with the report of the Eurasian Economic Commission on the state of competition in cross-border markets and measures taken to curb violations of general competition rules for them for 2016.
The SEEC decree on the preparation of the roadmap will be submitted for consideration, which will be aimed at harmonizing the legislation of the member states in the sphere of regulation of the activities of natural monopoly entities.
Another issue on the agenda is the cooperation of the EAEU countries in providing space and geoinformation services on the basis of national sources of remote sensing data. It is planned that at the meeting the heads of state will approve the Chairman of the Court of the EAEU and his deputy.
One of the final topics of the summit is the chairmanship of the Union bodies - the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council, the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council and the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission.