75th anniversary of WW2 victory high on CIS agenda in 2020 BREST. KAZINFORM – The celebration of the 75th anniversary of the victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 will be one of the central themes in humanitarian events of the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2020, BelTA learned from Mikhail Shvydkoi, Co-Chairman of the Board of the CIS Interstate Humanitarian Cooperation Foundation, the Russian president's special representative for international cultural cooperation, on 9 December.
CIS experts to discuss humanitarian cooperation in Minsk MINSK. KAIZNFORM A session of the expert group to harmonize the draft plan of priority activities to promote humanitarian cooperation of the CIS states for 2021-2022 will take place at the CIS Executive Committee headquarters in Minsk on 4-5 December, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
27th session of CIS Council of heads of state news agencies held in Moscow MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Organized by the Russian TASS news agency, the 27th session of the Council of heads of state news agencies of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) member countries has been held in Moscow, AzerTAC reports.
Belarus proposes to set up trans-Eurasian companies in CIS MINSK. KAZINFORM – Belarus has proposed to set up trans-Eurasian companies in the CIS, Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly Mikhail Myasnikovich said at a press conference following the 50th plenary session of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (IPA) in Saint Petersburg on 22 November, BelTA learned from the press service of the Council of the Republic.
Kazakhstani senators attend jubilee CIS IPA session SAINT-PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM – Deputy Senate Speaker Askar Shakirov, senators Sarsenbai Yensegenov, Dinar Nuketayeva and Sergei Plotnikov attended the jubilee 50th session of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the chamber.
Call for bigger role of MPs in drafting CIS Economic Development Strategy MINSK. KAZINFORM - MPs should be more involved in the preparation of the CIS Economic Development Strategy until 2030, Chairman of the Council of the Republic Mikhail Myasnikovich said as he attended the 50th plenary session of the CIS IPA in St. Petersburg, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian upper house of parliament.
Senate OKs agreement on CIS states cooperation in fight against information technology crimes NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Senate of Kazakhstan’s Parliament has ratified an Agreement on cooperation of CIS member states in the fight against crimes in the field of information technology, Kazinform reports.
CIS states draft 2030 nuclear energy cooperation program MINSK. KAZINFORM – The CIS participating states have drafted a nuclear energy cooperation program that will run till 2030, Belarus' Deputy Energy Minister Mikhail Mikhadyuk told reporters prior to the session of the CIS Commission on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy on 20 November, BelTA has learned.