Putin signed a law on monitoring the turnover of labeled goods

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the law on the creation of a state information system that allows to track the movement of goods subject to mandatory labeling. According to the document the system should be created and implemented from January 1, 2019. The state information system provides monitoring the movement of goods from the manufacturer to the final consumer using control (identification) marks. This system is an integral part of the process of mandatory labeling of goods, allowing for transparency and traceability of trade.
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Russia and Vietnam aim to triple trade turnover by 2020

Moscow wants to boost economic ties with Hanoi, according to the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. He said the two countries have agreed to nearly triple trade turnover by the end of next year. Medvedev is currently on an official visit to Vietnam where he has already met with the Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
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EAEU to create free trade zone with ASEAN, says Russian expert

The formation of a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Indonesia is set to become a pivotal step in establishing a full-fledged trade zone with the Association of Southeast Asian Countries (ASEAN), Program Director of Russia’s Valdai Discussion Club Yaroslav Lissovolik said following the club’s meeting in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday.
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