President Saleh meets Russian official

ADEN,(Saba)- President Ali Abdullah Saleh met on Wednesday with the Russian former Russian premier, Putin’s advisor for economic affairs and head of Russian Commerce and Industrial Chambers Idefi Permakof.

In the meeting, Premakov conveyed the Russian president Vladimir Putin’s greetings to Saleh.

They discussed bilateral relations and mutual cooperation aspects in economic field in particular.

Premakov exposed to president Saleh the outcomes of talks with the Yemeni counterparts that resulted in an agreement to found a Yemeni-Russian council to deal with joint trade and investment issues.