The CIS Heads of State Council meeting is scheduled to take place in Sochi on 11 October. The agenda of include nearly 20 issues. The heads of state will share opinions on cooperation in the CIS, discuss the CIS chairmanship, the date and venue for the next meeting of the CIS Heads of State Council.
The group of international observers from the CIS IPA will include Deputy Chairwoman of the Standing Committee on Regional Policy and Local Government of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Svetlana Gerasimovich and Deputy Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Ivan Korzh.
The Belarusian diplomat met with the president of the Senate of the Mexican parliament and chairpersons of the international affairs commissions of the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. Topical items on the bilateral agenda were discussed as well as ways to step up interparliamentary ties.
The official said: “The key goal — give a new impulse to Belarus-Venezuela relations across the board — has been reached. Primarily in economy but also in politics and social affairs. We've needed such an impulse for a long time.”
Olga Popko said: “Anyone can access the official and public information, stating that at present the mission employs eight citizens of Belarus. Their number was seven a year ago. One can hardly say that the number has increased several times over.”
"I can state with all the responsibility that the honorary consuls have a clear understanding that they serve as providers of Belarusian producers in their countries' markets, an active link in attracting foreign investors and partners for the implementation of joint projects," said Andrei Yeudachenka.