shanghai cooperation organisation (sco)

Russian PM Calls on SCO to Create Own System to Exchange Financial Data, Make Payments

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin proposed during a meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government on Tuesday to create their own system for exchanging financial information and making bank payments.

Putin: SCO Increasing Its Role in Solving International Problems

SAMARKAND (Sputnik) - The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) today is the world's largest regional organization, it is increasing its role in solving international and regional problems, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday.

Over 50,000 Personnel to Take Part in Vostok Drills Next Month - Russian Defense Ministry

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The strategic "Vostok-2022" exercises will be held starting September 1 in Russia’s Eastern Military District and will involve over 50,000 personnel, the Russian Defense Ministry informs.

Iran to Become Member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization This Year - Uzbekistan's Foreign Ministry

Iran will be admitted to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), also known as the Shanghai Pact, as an observer state before the year is out, according to a Monday statement by the Uzbek Foreign Ministry.