New cooperation agreements between Cuba and Russia
The vice president of the Cuban Council of Ministers, Ricardo Cabrisas, continued on Wednesday his working visit to Russia, focusing on promoting the signing of new bilateral agreements in the energy, metallurgical and pharmaceutical areas.
Cabrisas has been holding since Monday several meetings with Russian authorities and representatives of the economic and business sectors involved in the realization of the agreements sealed between Presidents Vladimir Putin and Raul Castro in 2014 and in the contacts established so far this year.
Cabrisas held on Wednesday a meeting with the president of the automotive business group KAMAZ, Sergei Kogoguin, and with the First Vice-president of the Foreign Bank of Russia, Pyotr Fradkov.
He also exchanged views with the head of the Insurance Agency for Export Credit, Alexei Tiupanov, a key moment in negotiations to boost the implementation of joint projects.