More than 200 students and young scientists of Primorye will take part in the XIII Eurasian Economic Youth Forum (16+) (EEYF), which will be held from 24 to 28 April simultaneously in seven CIS countries.
The Joint Commission under the CIS IPA on harmonization of legislation in the field of security and countering new challenges and threats considered a number of draft laws in its field. The meeting was chaired by Chairman of the Commission, member of the Defense Committee of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Viktor Zavarzin, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee reports.
Chinese car brand EXEED presented a teaser of its first electric sedan EXLANTIX.
There is a 27 percent chance that a pandemic as deadly as COVID-19 could occur this decade, according to a British health forecasting analytics company, as viruses emerge more often than vaccines. At the same time, the introduction of the vaccine is the key to reducing mortality, the Rossiyskaya Gazeta Internet portal reports.
On 13 April 2023, Samarkand hosted a working meeting between the CIS Secretary General Sergei Lebedev and the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Murat Nurtleu.
On 13 April, in Samarkand, on the sidelines of the Fourth Ministerial Conference of the neighboring countries of Afghanistan, the second informal meeting of the foreign ministers of the countries of the regional "quartet" - Russia, China, Iran and Pakistan, dedicated to the Afghan problem, was held.
The ongoing war in Ukraine has dimmed prospects of a post-pandemic economic recovery for emerging and developing economies in the Europe and Central Asia region, says the World Bank’s Economic Update for the region, released today.
On 5 April 2023, a meeting of an expert group was held at the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk to agree on a draft Decision of the Council of Heads of State of the Commonwealth on the establishment of a medal "For Contribution to Strengthening Peace". This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
Aktau (Kazakhstan) hosted a field meeting of the expert group on the development of technical solutions and technologies of the Base Organization of the CIS member states on the management of spent nuclear fuel (SNF), radioactive waste (RW) and decommissioning of nuclear and radiation hazardous facilities (DE NRHF). This was reported by the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.