On 17 September, Dmitry Medvedev will meet with Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Li Keqiang in St Petersburg to discuss promising areas for promoting trade and economic cooperation between Russia and China

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China Li Keqiang will hold the 24th regular meeting of the heads of government to further develop the entire range of Russian-Chinese relations of comprehensive partnership and strategic cooperation in the new era.

They will discuss the main issues of and promising areas for promoting bilateral trade and economic partnership during the meeting.  

Agreements that will be reached at the meeting will be incorporated into the Joint Communiqué. Inter-governmental, inter-departmental and corporate documents on expanding economic cooperation in various fields are to be signed following the talks.

Li Keqiang will visit Russia, on Dmitry Medvedev’s invitation, on 16-18 September.