Belarus President signs package of documents to advance Eurasian integration
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed
a package of documents relating to the advancement of Eurasian
The package includes
the treaty on the Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union. The document is
aimed at advancing integration processes and increasing volumes of trade between
the Eurasian Economic Union and the rest of the world.
The signed documents also deal with foreign policy,
including the launch of negotiations on free trade with Iran, India, Singapore,
and Egypt. Apart from that, the documents take care of unified customs
regulations in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), coordination of the transport
policy, digital agenda, common financial and electricity markets, and trade in
The adoption of the
package of documents will allow the Republic of Belarus to systemically argue in
favor of its approaches to handling problematic aspects of operation of the
Eurasian Economic Union.