Rus News Journal

Valery Serdjukov has undersigned with Yury Luzhkov

Yesterday the governor of Leningrad region Valery Serdjukov has taken off for Moscow where has signed with mayor Yury Luzhkov the cooperation agreement in socially - economic and cultural spheres. Today mister Serdjukov should visit the Kremlin and meet president Vladimir Putin. Document signing has passed in a building of the capital mayoralty in solemn conditions. In the report to the given agreement it is said that in 2003 of the party undertake to finish an estimation of some perspective and mutually advantageous lines of activity. Such, as participation of Moscow in building of the container terminal in Ust - Luga, deliveries in capital of production of a timber industry complex of Leningrad region, an intensification passenger and a cargo transportation from the Central Russia to Europe transit through Moscow and Petersburg. Besides, the parties have agreed about a mutual exchange of agricultural products and theatrical collectives.
Today governor Serdjukov should meet in the Kremlin president Vladimir Putin. We will remind, the meeting was planned in the beginning of March: under the statement of mister Serdjukova, it has agreed with it with the president during a joint trip to Bulgaria. However the raised employment of the head of the state caused by an aggravation of the Iraq crisis, has forced to postpone a trip almost for a month. Governor Serdjukov even the beginnings was to lose hope and assumed that cannot see the president before April, 10th. This day in an operating schedule of president Putin the trip to a native city on negotiations with German chancellor Gerhard Schroder, and also conversation with heads of subjects of all Severo - the Western federal district is planned.
Under the message a press - services, in the Kremlin mister Serdjukov wants to discuss with the president of prospect of economic development of region, questions of celebrating 1250 - letija Old Ladoga, and also own desire repeatedly to stand on September elections of the governor of Leningrad region.
Anton SVIRIDOV