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Russia: The Irkutsk region has achieved significant results in developing cooperation with China

Published May 21, 2024

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The Irkutsk region has seen significant growth in trade and economic cooperation with China, as highlighted during the VIII Russian-Chinese EXPO and IV Forum on Interregional Cooperation. Governor Igor Kobzev announced ongoing discussions for investment projects in electric transport and agricultural chemicals, with Chinese capital, as well as the potential establishment of a joint life insurance company. The region also plans to develop tourism projects on Lake Baikal, agricultural projects, and a modern interuniversity campus in Irkutsk, alongside creating Russian-Chinese transport corridors and strengthening air transport cooperation. The annual EXPO serves as a significant platform for enhancing partnerships in areas such as mechanical engineering, metallurgy, energy, information technology, and production financing between Russia and China.
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Igor Kobzev, as part of the delegation accompanying Vladimir Putin in China, took part in the opening ceremony of the VIII Russian-Chinese EXPO and IV Forum on Interregional Cooperation. He noted that the Irkutsk region has achieved significant results in the development of trade and economic cooperation, cross-border transportation and humanitarian ties with China. The press service of the regional government reported this on May 17, 2024. In his report, Igor Kobzev emphasized that the leaders of both countries set the task of expanding cooperation in all areas. And the interaction of regions plays a key role in this. The Irkutsk region has succeeded in this. Igor Kobzev noted that a number of investment projects for the production of electric transport and agricultural chemicals are currently being worked out in the region with the participation of Chinese capital, as well as the possibility of opening the first joint life insurance company. The governor voiced the areas in ...
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