On November 23, Artsakh Republic State Minister Grigory Martirosyan received the delegation headed by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic Alexey Tsurkan.
Trade representations will be established in Stepanakert and Tiraspol. State Minister Martirosyan and Deputy Prime Minister Tsurkan signed an agreement
STEPANAKERT, NOVEMBER 23, ARTSAKHPRESS: The State Minister welcomed the guests and noted that he is glad that according to the agreement reached beforehand, the governments of the two countries will sign an agreement on establishment of trade representations.
''On behalf of the Artsakh authorities, I would like to inform you that the development of mutual contacts with the brotherly people of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic is very important for us.
In this regard, I am convinced that the ratification of the agreement will strengthen bilateral economic ties,'' said Martirosyan and added that the new cooperation will also be an impetus for the exchange of positive experience in the field of economy.
Expressing gratitude for the warm welcome, Deputy Prime Minister of Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic Alexey Tsurkan, noted that the establishment of trade representations in the two republics was an anticipated event, which will create new opportunities for practical steps. He expressed conviction that it will greatly promote the investment attractiveness of the two countries' economic environment and the creation of new business ties.
Afterwards, the two delegations exchanged views on the economic opportunities of the two countries and outlined the main directions where cooperation programs can be developed.
At the end of the meeting, Artsakh Republic State Minister Grigory Martirosyan and the Deputy Prime Minister of Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic Alexey Tsurkan signed an agreement on establishing trade representations in the two republics, after which they exchanged symbolic gifts.
Levon Grigoryan, Minister of Economy and Industrial Infrastructures of AR, Director of Artsakh Investment Fund, Qajik Khachatryan, Deputy Foreign Ministers of Artsakh Felix Khachatryan, and Deputy Foreign Minister of Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic Alexander Stetsyuk, Deputy Minister of Economic Development Natalia Sitkina, as well as our compatriot, Gegham Gevorgyan, ''Noah'' Armenian community public movement leader in Tiraspol attended the meeting.