The two leaders discussed topical issues of bilateral trade and economic cooperation, such as the further implementation of joint projects in investment and infrastructure. They reaffirmed mutual interest in continuing close coordination in the energy sector to ensure the necessary balance and stability in the global gas market, among other things.
Vladimir Putin congratulated the Emir of Qatar on the start of the FIFA World Cup in his country on November 20 and wished the Qatari national team a successful performance. Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani thanked the Russian side for actively sharing its experience in holding a football world cup.
The leaders agreed to maintain contacts at various levels.