Moscow, March 17, 2015. — Rashid Ismailov, Deputy Minister of Telecom and Mass Communications, carried out working meeting with Emilio Lozada García, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Russian Federation. The parties discussed preparation to the sixth meeting of the Russian-Cuban working group on collaboration in spheres of IT and telecom.
Meeting of working group will take place in Moscow before the 13th meeting of Intergovernmental Russian-Cuban Commission on Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation. The parties also discussed preparation to visit of experts’ delegation from Ministry of Telecom of the Republic of Cuba to Russia.
Deputy Minister reminded about key results and directions of collaboration in spheres of telecom, IT, interacademic collaboration and media, fixed on the fifth meeting of Russian-Cuban working group on IT and telecom.
“During the last meeting in Cuba we decided to help in establishing direct contacts between companies of both countries, support participation of Russian ICT organizations in development of bilateral collaboration,” said Rashid Ismailov, “On the next meeting we will discuss implementation of previous agreements and up-to-date topics of collaboration between Russia and Cuba in spheres of telecom, IT and mass media.”
Previously the Governments of Russia and the Republic of Cuba agreed to carry out 13th meeting of Intergovernmental Russian-Cuban Commission on Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation on April 22, 2015 in Kazan.