News and events

2011-05-31
A regular meeting of Coordinators of the Russia-EU Energy Dialogue, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Sergei Shmatko and European Commissioner on Energy Gunther Oettinger took place in Brus...
2011-05-31
On May, 25 a large-scale event dedicated to presentation of the South Stream gas pipeline project was organized in Brussels. The event gathered key Russian and EU stakeholders in the field of producti...
2011-05-30
On 16 May 2011 in Brussels Ambassador Anatoly Safonov, Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for International Cooperation in the Fight against Terrorism and Transnational ...
2011-05-27
CONFLICT PREVENTION AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT: 
ENOUGH TOOLS, TOO MANY CARPENTERS? Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, I welcome the opportunity to speak on this very topical subject. The scale o...
2011-05-26
On May 30, 2011 First Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Igor Shuvalov will visit Brussels. I.Shuvalov will have a meeting with the EU Commissioner for Trade K. De Gucht. Issu...
2011-05-25
On May 27, 2011 a Russian delegation headed by Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Elena Skrynnik will visit Brussels. The delegation will include the Head of Federal Service for Veterin...
2011-05-20
JOINT STATEMENT of the Russia-EU Permanent Partnership Council on Freedom, Security and Justice St. Petersburg, 19 May 2011 ...
2011-05-16
On May 11, 2011 within the framework of the Russia – EU political dialogue Mr. Petr A. IVANTSOV, Deputy Director of the 4th European Department, Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, held in Brus...
2011-05-16
On 16 May 2011 Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov held a meeting in the framework of the Russia-EU political dialogue with the Chairman of the EU Political and Security Committee (PSC) Ambassador Olof Skoog....
2011-05-10
On May, 6 2011 the 9th meeting of the Russia-EU Working Group on Customs Border Issues was held in Brussels. Representatives of the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation (FCS) took part i...
2011-05-10
The fourteenth meeting of the Russia-EU Permanent Partnership Council on Freedom, Security and Justice will be held in St. Petersburg on 19 May 2011. At the meeting crucial issues of Russia-EU judi...
2011-05-09
On 4 May 2011 a regular round of Russia-EU expert consultations on human rights was held within the framework of bilateral political dialogue. In accordance with the agreed agenda the parties discuss...
2011-05-09
From the very beginning Russia adhered to a constructive approach towards the consideration of the draft UN General Assembly Resolution on EU participation in the work of the United Nations. We believ...
2011-05-06
On 27 April 2011 the first round of negotiations on modernization of the Russia-EU Visa Facilitation Agreement, signed on 25 May 2006, took place in Moscow. The Russian delegation was headed by Mr. A...