Medvedev said the timely visit of the Prime Minister of Belgium

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev and the Prime Minister of Belgium Charles Michel during the meeting. 30 Jan 2018Medvedev said the timely visit of the Prime Minister of Belgium© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite the image Bank

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a meeting with Belgian counterpart Charles Michel said his visit is timely and stated that he is happy to discuss the current state of bilateral relations and the relationship with the European Union.

Medvedev said that the recent visit of the Prime Minister of Belgium was in 2011. According to him, since it took many events — both positive and negative. He noted that Michel arrived in Moscow «in good time».

«I am very pleased to meet with you and discuss the current state of our bilateral relations, and, of course, international issues, relations with the European Union», — said Medvedev.

As previously reported by the press service of the Cabinet of the Russian Federation, the Russian side expects that during the visit of Charles Michel will be discussed the whole complex of Russian-Belgian relations and the possibility of intensification of bilateral economic, industrial, cultural and humanitarian cooperation. Also be affected and cooperation in the investment sphere. The office of the Belgian Prime Minister noted that the program of Michel are also meeting with representatives of the Belgian community living in Russia.