Bakhyt Sultanov: " The EEC activity is aimed at continuous improvement of the EAEU business environment"

On March 14 in Moscow, Bakhyt Sultanov, Minister in charge of Economy and Financial Policy of the Eurasian Economic Commission, spoke at the plenary session of the 10th American Chamber of Commerce Conference on the Eurasian Economic Integration.

The Minister informed entrepreneurs and investors about the tools of interaction between the Commission and the business community, improvement of the contractual and legal framework of the Eurasian Economic Union, identification and removal of obstacles in mutual trade, development of investment and cooperation, expanded sectoral coverage of the single market of services, and approaches to establishing the EAEU common financial market.

Bakhyt Sultanov made an emphasis on the Commission's new real tool available from this year – financial promotion of industrial cooperation projects. In this regard, the EEC Minister invited entrepreneurs to be more active in initiating projects and applying for support measures.

"The Commission aims to create better conditions for doing business through the development of integration processes in the Eurasian space. We are interested in further expansion of dialogue with the business community, and joint elaboration of issues of interest to representatives of business circles," Bakhyt Sultanov noted.

Within the discussion part of the conference, Ernar Bakenov, Director of the EEC Business Development Department, answered questions from the representatives of the American Chamber of Commerce regarding doing business in the EAEU