International conference “Economic, legal and financial aspects of Eurasian integration and the experience of the European Community
The speaker was President of RSPP Alexander Shokhin. He said of the importance of Eurasian integration for the Russian Federation, and invited participants to the conference to look for ways of integration.
Made a report to the Minister of the Eurasian Economic Commission for Economy andFinancial Policy Timur Suleimenov and said that today the EurAsEC countries have eliminated all the political and economic constraints between their countries. Exceptions are drugs and alcohol, but already prepared an agreement on excise policy on alcohol. The adoption of the agreement is under discussion.
The Minister noted that in the years after the creation of the union, trade between the three members of the EEC increased by 2 times, and mutual investments increased by 15%. Formed a single financial market, but it takes time. We can talk about 2025 year.
Separately, the Minister spoke of cooperation with China. China – a very promising platform for business, and it is necessary to develop a dialogue with the SCO.
Chairman of Coordination Council FBA CS Murychev Alexander, Executive Vice-President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs talked about the importance of creating a single financial market and the development of the Eurasian Economic Community roadmap financial services market.
Vice-President of FBACSKanavskiy Sergey Executive Secretary of the SCO Business Council, President of the Business Club of the SCO said that Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan - members of the Eurasian Economic Community, and these countries are members of the SCO. Integration processes within the framework of any economic unionsare extremely complex. Within the framework of the SCO, which shows the palette countries from Tajikistan to China. We try to take into account the interests of all countries of the SCO, regardless of the magnitude and extent of their economic development. For Europe, the SCO – is primarily a transport artery from Asia to Europe. We are doomed tocooperation with the EU, BRICS, if we want to survive the EurAsEC.
Also presentations were made by the deputy head of the EU Delegation to Russia KarlssonSven-Olov, Chairman of the Belarusian Republican Association of Industrial Enterprises(Bel APT) Anatoly Kharlap, CEO of the Association of European Businesses in Russia FrankShauff, First Deputy Chairman of the Committee RSPP for technical regulation, standardization and conformity assessment Lotsmanov Andrew, Chairman of the National Currency Association Dmitry Piskulov, Deputy Chairman of the RSPP International Cooperation Oleg Preksin.
All speakers agreed that today we need to work more closely within the framework of any political and economic associations, to exchange accumulated experience, to find common ground on the most pressing issues of international cooperation, giving priority is not the political ambitions of individuals and the interests of the people of their own countries.
At the end of the conference, a meeting of the International Academy of economy, Finance and Law (IAEFL). Chairman of the Coordination Council of FBA CS Murychev Alexander was elected president of the Academy. Vice President of the Academy became General Director FBA CS Berezovoy Oleg. Became a member of the Academy Vice-President of FBACSKanavskiy Sergey Executive Secretary of the SCO Business Council, President of the Business Club of the SCO.
This post is also available in Russian: Международная конференция «Экономические, юридические и финансовые аспекты Евразийской интеграции и опыт стран Европейского сообщества»