This indicates an improvement in relations between the countries. And in many areas — said the Russian ambassador. As before, the main objectives are the development of economy, modernization of old and creation of new businesses, improving the quality of life of people. By the way, a year income of Belarusians and Russians were up 18%.
Alexander Surikov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus: "We do not like to come into a new stage of cooperation, and began to work more intensively integration processes, including the Union State. It is today the flagship range, an example of the integration process. Besides the fact that we have created a customs union — it’s just an economic integration, the Union State has more advanced functions — political, defense, military-technical and cultural. "
Among the priorities of cooperation for the next year — the improvement of laws in four areas — the free movement of goods, services, capital and people. As well as the gradual establishment of the Eurasian Economic Union.