AGREEMENT ON ARMENIA’S ACCESSION TO THE EURASIAN ECONOMIC UNION SIGNED
Belarus News (BelTA)
Oct 10 2014
10 October 2014 17:00 | Politics
MINSK, 10 October (BelTA) – The heads of state signed an agreement
on Armenia’s accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) on 10
October, BelTA has learned.
President of Russia Vladimir Putin hopes that the parliaments of
the three Customs Union member states will ratify the agreement on
Armenia’s accession to the Eurasian Economic Union fast. Vladimir
Putin made the relevant statement at the session of the Supreme
Eurasian Economic Council on 10 October.
“We expect that the legislators of our states will smoothly pass the
document by the end of the year,” said Vladimir Putin. He also said
he hopes that the macroeconomic effect will be visible 1-2 years
after Armenia’s joins the Eurasian Economic Union.
“It is important to keep working as hard. We have to adopt about
50 documents on some organizational and financial aspects of the
Eurasian Economic Union’s operation by the end of the year,” said
the President of the Russian Federation.
Apart from that, Vladimir Putin suggested holding the next session
in Moscow in December in order to complete the entire protocol process.