Murmansk oblast and the Chuvash Republic will work together to develop the economy, science and culture


MURMANSK, March 20. /TASS/. Murmansk oblast and the Chuvash Republic will cooperate in the spheres of economy, science, technology and culture in the framework of the signed on 20 March in Murmansk agreement. This was announced by the government of the polar region according to the results of the working meeting of Vice – Governor of Murmansk region Alexei Tukavin with head of Chuvashia Mikhail Ignatyev.

“During the meeting the participants discussed the socio – economic development of regions and prospects for further cooperation. The culmination of the working meeting was the signing of the agreement on trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation”, – said in the government.

The agreement is a framework. It includes a number of measures to help the authorities of the two regions to interact. So, the document provides for holding joint exhibitions to promote local producers, exchange of experience of development of territories, information about economic and other projects. As noted when signing the document murmanski Vice-Governor, the agreement “will contribute to strengthening cooperation between regions, development of mutually beneficial relations and the emergence of new opportunities for joint cooperation”.

The signed document became the 47th cooperation agreement of the government of Murmansk region with the subjects of the Russian Federation and is of unlimited duration.