Putin praised Russia’s partnership with China

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Energy cooperation received in recent years a significant development has become an important component of strategic partnership between Russia and China, reads the statement of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who at the opening ceremony of Russian-Chinese energy business forum in Beijing read the head of «Rosneft» Igor Sechin.

«The strategic partnership between Russia and China are on the rise, an important component of these relations is energy cooperation received in recent years a significant development», — reads the statement of the Russian President.

According to him, the «area of mutual interests of Russian and Chinese energy companies is very wide, this fully confirms the rich and diverse agenda that includes issues relating to cooperation in oil and gas, coal industries, electric power, investment, scientific-technological development and environmental protection».

«I am confident that the forum participants will hold meaningful and constructive discussions to identify new forms of mutually beneficial cooperation», — concluded the Russian leader.