The quality standards for goods produced and exported to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) should be the highest, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council.

Medvedev also spoke about the agreement to strengthen work on improving technical regulations within the association, RIA Novosti reported.

A meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council is taking place Friday in the Kyrgyz city of Cholpon Ata.

The summit is also attended by the heads of government of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

According to Russian PM, the parties will discuss the distribution of tariffs, the general financial market, the regulation of the Eurasian Economic Union alcohol market, as well as the digital agenda.

He also stated the need to expedite the signing of deal on a free trade zone with Serbia and Singapore. This, according to the Prime Minister, provides additional opportunities for the economies of the EAEU member states.