April 20, 2016 the fifth meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian–Kuwaiti Committee on trade-economic and scientific-technical cooperation was held in the Ministry of economic development of the Russian Federation
According to the press-service of International center of standardization and certification “Halal”, after the division into thematic groups, Russian delegation, responsible for cooperation in the field of agriculture, which included representatives of the Ministry of agriculture, the Federal service for veterinary and phytosanitary surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor), domestic producers of meat and poultry and the International Center of standardization and certification "Halal" of Muftis Council of Russia, held negotiations with representatives of the State Department of agriculture and fisheries of Kuwait, the Municipality of the state of Kuwait.
During this meeting they discussed issues of cooperation in the field of agriculture, and exactly obtaining permits for the export of Russian products to Kuwait, the confirmation of conformity of the product with the standard "Halal" and investments in agricultural projects. All issues raised during the discussion were embodied in the Protocol for further work in these areas.
In particular, the parties agreed on cooperation and exchange of information for obtaining permission for export of Russian products.