Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Cooperation in the Fields of Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy (Moscow, March 25, 2008)

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AGREEMENT
BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION AND
THE GOVERNMENT OF THE ARAB REPUBLIC OF EGYPT ON COOPERATION
IN THE FIELDS OF PEACEFUL USES OF ATOMIC ENERGY
(Moscow, March 25, 2008)

The Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, hereinafter referred to as the Parties,

Based on the friendly relations between the two States;

Noting with satisfaction the fruitful results of Russian - Egyptian economic, technical and scientific cooperation;

Recognizing that both States are members of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons of July 1, 1968;

Aiming at a further development and intensification of mutually beneficial economic and technical relations between the Russian Federation and the Arab Republic of Egypt, based on equality, non-interference into internal affairs and with all respect to the national dignity and sovereignty of both States;

Emphasizing the significance of cooperation in the fields of peaceful uses of atomic energy as well as the supervision of nuclear and radiation safety;

Based on the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation of May 14, 1992 and the Protocol to the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation of May 14, 1992, signed on November 5, 1993;

Taking into consideration the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Economic and Technical Cooperation of November 9, 1994;

Guided by the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Scientific and Technical Cooperation of September 23, 1997;

Taking into consideration the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt on Promotion and Mutual Protection of Investments of September 23, 1997;

Taking into consideration the Agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Tax Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income and Capital of September 23, 1997;

Taking into consideration the recommendations of the 3-rd and the 4-th sessions of the Joint Russian - Egyptian Committee on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation of April 25, 2001 and October 28, 2003;

Have agreed as follows:

For the Government

For the Government

of the Russian Federation

of the Arab Republic of Egypt

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