Tag: Eurasian Economic Union

Duterte Expands a Growing Security And Anti-Terror Partnership With Russia

Russia to Train Rodrigo Duterte’s Bodyguards And Assist in Naval Modernisation Hours after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte chastised the United States for openly meddling in The Philippines’ negotiations to purchase its first submarines from Russia, it was announced that Russia’s Federal Protection Service (FSO) will help to train Duterte’s Presidential bodyguards […]

As Russian Ships Sail Into Manila, The Philippines Must Look To Expand a Growing Partnership With Moscow

Goodwill visits from the Russian Navy are becoming an increasingly regular sight in Manila. Previously when Russian Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu led a Russian military delegation to The Philippines, he presented President Rodrigo Duterte with a gift of free Russian weapons to help the Philippine fight against Takfiri extremism and […]

Putin And Xi Praise China-Eurasian Economic Union Free Trade Agreement And Vow to Work Closely on One Belt–One Road (Full Video)

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin have met prior to the official opening of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Qingdao to sign a series of bilateral agreements, while overseeing a number of further agreements signed between representatives of both the private and public sectors from the […]

China and Eurasian Economic Union Move Closer to Free Trade as the US Retreats Into Self-Defeating Protectionism

On the 17th of May, China and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) signed an agreement to expand trading relations with an aim to create a large and diverse free trading arrangement beginning in 2019. The EAEU is a single market consisting of Russia, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Belarus, while the bloc […]

Iran Signs Free Trade Agreement With Eurasian Economic Union in Move That is Healthy for Iran, Russia and Non-EAEU Member Pakistan

Iran has just signed an agreement to enter a three year provisional free trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU). According to EAEU official Tigran Sargsyan, “The temporary agreement stipulates an effective dispute settlement mechanism, including arbitration… It also creates a joint committee of high-ranking officials and establishes a business […]

Armenian Protest Leader Nikol Pashinyan Voted Prime Minister by National Assembly – The Full Story

Pashinyan – the “people’s” oligarch One week after losing a bid to be elected Prime Minister by the Armenian National Assembly, the country’s unicameral legislature, today, a majority of Assembly members voted for Pashinyan to become Armenia’s new Prime Minister. Pashinyan was able to rely on votes from the ruling Republican […]