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Russian President Vladimir Putin and Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko may approve a program of integration of the two countries have until 8 December 2019. About it RIA Novosti said the Belarusian Ambassador, special representative for integration cooperation in the framework of the Union state Vladimir Semashko.
According to the diplomat, before November 1 will be developed roadmaps in different areas, only the project includes 31 map. “We will pursue a common industrial and scientific policy. Our ties will be even stronger, to be stronger and to live in better conditions,” — said Semashko.
16 September, “Kommersant” published an article that said that the program of economic integration between Russia and Belarus is so high that in 2022 we can talk about the emergence of a new confederal state.
It also States that the countries plan to create a single Tax and Civil codes, the foreign trade regime, and to unify the account ownership by 2021. In addition, we are talking about the formation of a unified social guarantees, the unification of banking supervision (however it will work with two Central banks), the creation of a single regulator of oil markets, gas and electricity and the regulation of industries.
In the Kremlin, commenting on this information, noted that the specific timing of the approval of the “road map” of integration of Russia and Belarus yet, but these media are purely provisional.
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