Meeting with President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov 2020-03-13 15:45:00 The Kremlin, Moscow Vladimir Putin met in the Kremlin with President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov. Vladimir Putin noted that relations with South Ossetia are expanding. Last year an increase in trade was recorded. A 4.2-billion-ruble investment programme has also been carried out. According to Anatoly Bibilov, over a period of the past two years – 2018 and 2019 – the investment programme was completed almost 100 percent. He puts this result down to the close ties and cooperation with the Russian Government and the Presidential Executive Office. Intensive budgeting work has also been done. The President of South Ossetia emphasised that the tasks assigned to the leaders of the republic have been fulfiled and he thanked all those who had taken part in this work for their goodwill and close cooperation.