On 1−2 November, Dmitry Medvedev to attend SCO Heads of Government Council (HGC) meeting in Tashkent

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will speak at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation’s Heads of Government Council (HGC) meeting.

Participants at the event will discuss a wide range of matters regarding intra-SCO trade and economic as well as humanitarian cooperation. They will focus on collaboration in the field of transport, energy, agriculture, cutting-edge technology and digitalisation, including in the context of the Russian Federation’s Presidency of the SCO in 2019−2020.

Following the meeting, there are plans to issue a joint communique and to approve a new version of the programme for multilateral trade and economic cooperation, as well as other documents and decisions.  

Dmitry Medvedev will also hold a number of bilateral meetings.