The Ministry of energy told about the topics of the meeting with Novak’s American counterpart

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotomancer of energy of Russia Alexander Novak. Archival photoThe Ministry of energy told about the topics of the meeting with Novak’s American counterpart© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak and Minister of energy of the United States Richard Perry at the meeting on 13 September to discuss the activities of American companies in Russia and Russian in the U.S., the report said the energy Ministry.

«The sides will discuss a wide range of issues of energy cooperation both in bilateral and multilateral formats. During the meeting, in particular, we will focus on the situation on the world oil and gas markets, the activities of U.S. companies in Russia and Russian – in the U.S., as well as opportunities for the exchange of experience between oil and gas companies of the two countries», — stated in the message.

On Monday, Novak told reporters that he will hold a meeting with Perry on 13 September in Moscow. He noted that the sides will discuss cooperation in energy, including US sanctions against Iran.

Novak and Perry held the first meeting in late June in Washington. Following the meeting, Perry said about the importance of continuing the dialogue, despite differences.

In turn, the US Department of energy confirmed that the meeting will be held on September 13.

This week the Minister of energy of the USA Rick Perry will travel to Russia, Austria, and Romania to discuss at a high level of Europe’s energy sector.

«The Minister (Perry) goes to Russia at the invitation of the Minister of energy Alexander Novak on the results of their meetings at the world economic forum in Davos, Switzerland, and the world gas conference in Washington, D.C., in July. During the visit he will participate in bilateral meetings with partners from government (Russia) and will meet with representatives of the (Russian) industry», — stated in the message Department.

It is reported that Perry will then travel to Vienna for the General conference of the International atomic energy Agency. It will bring together senior officials and representatives of IAEA, who will discuss «a range of issues from nuclear non-proliferation to civilian nuclear industry».

Perry will finish his European trip, participation in the summit «initiative of the three seas» in Bucharest. «The initiative of the three seas is a European initiative, launched in 2016 by 12 countries located between the Baltic, Adriatic and Black seas, and with the support of the European Union to achieve the regional goals of improving overall infrastructure and energy development», — stated in the message.