Prime Minister Rinne to visit Moscow

Government Communications Department 20.11.2019 12.00
Press release 601/2019

Prime Minister Antti Rinne will meet the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow on 25 November. The key topics to be discussed are bilateral relations between the two countries, trade and environmental issues. Prime Minister Rinne will also tell his Russian colleague about the outcomes of Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the EU.

Other items on the agenda are Finnish-Russian forest cooperation, transport, and questions relating to the Russian waste management sector. The Prime Ministers will also discuss topical international issues.

On his visit, Prime Minister Rinne will be accompanied by Minister of Transport and Communications Sanna Marin and Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Jari Leppä.

Inquiries: Lauri Voionmaa, Special Adviser, tel. +358 50 421 0422.