On 5-7 November, Dmitry Medvedev will pay an official visit to China

During his 5 November visit to Shanghai, the Prime Minister will meet with President of China Xi Jinping and attend the opening ceremony of the first China International Import Expo.

On 7 November, Beijing will host the 23rd regular meeting of Russian and Chinese heads of government. Dmitry Medvedev and Premier of the State Council of China Li Keqiang will hold a thorough discussion of the key aspects of Russian-Chinese trade, economic, investment, energy, interregional, border and cultural cooperation, and review the implementation of large joint projects in industry, energy, transport, agriculture, research and innovation.

The two heads of government will also exchange views on integrating the Eurasian Economic Union and China’s Belt and Road Initiative.

Following the talks, Dmitry Medvedev and Li Keqiang will sign a joint communique. A number of intergovernmental, inter-agency and corporate documents on various aspects of bilateral cooperation have been prepared for signing.