On Friday Russian Vice Premier Viktor Khristenko is having a Tokyo meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. They are meeting in the private residence of the Japanese Premier in downtown Tokyo. After the meeting Viktor Khristenko is expected to meet the leaders of the Japanese Federation of Economic Organisations, Keidanren. Khristenko arrived in Tokyo on Friday. He has already held a meeting with the heads of the JETRO Japan External Trade Organisation.
For the time being, one needs to finish the construction of the section that is 100 kilometres long. On October 17, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with RND that the project would be completed