The Eurasian Center was set up in 2013 on the basis of the RIA Novosti International Information Agency as an organization focusing on arranging large-scale information events and communications campaigns in Russia and in the Eurasian Economic Union and European Union countries. The director of the Eurasian Center is Alexei Pilko.
The Eurasian Center has its own website www.eurasiancenter.ru (media registration number EL No. FS – 62625) that targets the immediate participants of the Eurasian integration projects, whose activities are directly related to the rules and regulations of the Eurasian Economic Union:
1. executive bodies of the EAEU member states and supranational Eurasian Economic Commission;
2. EAEU financial institutions;
3. business community of the EAEU and of the countries that have signed or are negotiating a free trade zone agreement with the Union.
The Eurasian Center is a co-founder of the Italian press agency Eurasiat’x
that covers economic and financial news from Eurasia for European audience in three languages: English, Italian and Russian.