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The presidents of Belarus and Tajikistan, Alexander Lukashenko and Emomali Rahmon at the talks in Minsk discussed the trade between the countries. It dropped slightly. Last year was less than $ 40 million.
“I hope that the trend of falling trade volumes is temporary. Its not just a I hope to fix, and here present members of the delegations are obliged to fix it. Currently, the crisis phenomena in the world making adjustments to the development of economic relations. It is therefore important to seek new forms and methods of work, including taking into account the existing Belarus instruments of export support,” – said Lukashenko.
“Tajikistan confirms its willingness to further strengthen political dialogue, expand trade-economic cooperation and cultural-humanitarian relations between our countries”, – noted in turn, Rahmon.
Following the talks, the sides signed a strategic partnership Agreement.
We will remind, in Minsk, Tajik leader is on an official visit. Emomali Rakhmon plans to visit the closing ceremony of the Second European games.