YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–Armenian National Assembly Chairman Armen Khachatryan met with the Russian Account Chamber delegation on February 18–that is in Armenia on an official visit. The meeting concluded that it is necessary to strengthen political relations between Russia and Armenia with economic ties.
Chairman of the Russian Account Chamber Sergey Stepashin presented the activities of the Account Chamber–touched upon its relations with the two Chambers of the Russian Parliament and mentioned the importance of the independence of the Account Chamber’s activities from the executive power.
According to the Armenian National Assembly Public Relations Department–the problems of legislation–re-training of personnel and the issues of cooperation in the international structures were discussed at a working meeting held later at the Armenian National Assembly Control Chamber.
President Robert Kocharian welcomed the cooperation and exchange of knowledge between the Armenian National Assembly and the Audit Agency.Kocharian said that the main precondition of effective work of the two structures was their independence.