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New Platforms for Cooperation between China and Russia: Prospects for Development

Cooperation between Russia and China in the Far East has a long way to go. “Russia and China stand the best chance to develop cooperation in the Far East. <…> China is an enormous market, while Russian Far East is a gigantic treasury of natural resources with comfortable cities by the border,” Alexey Chekunkov, Chief Executive Officer, Far East and Baikal Region Development. The numbers show that we have some results, and one can tell by looking at the transport. The...

Modified: 25.05.2018
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US companies are free to decide whether to go to SPIEF or not US State Department

The US government's position is that the US private business is free to decide whether or not to participate in the forthcoming St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), a representative of the US State Department said. When asked whether the Trump administration abandoned the previous US policy to discourage American companies from attending the St. Petersburg Economic Forum, he said: "We have an open dialogue with the business community, and ultimately companies are free to make...

Modified: 18.05.2018
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'Building a Trust Economy' is the key theme of the SPIEF 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde will attend the plenary session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018. John Micklethwait, the Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg, international media holding, will moderate the plenary session. 'Building a Trust Economy' is the key theme of the Forum. Against the backdrop of troubled global circumstances, trust among the countries and business...

Modified: 10.05.2018
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Swiss delegation to SPIEF 2018 to be led by Finance Minister Ueli Maurer

... operating in Switzerland. Much attention is being paid to improving the investment climate,” Mr. Kobyakov underlined. The meeting focused at the problems of cooperation in terms of forums, in particular participation of the Swiss delegation in the SPIEF 2018 events. Mr. Kobyakov hailed Bern’s decision to send a high-profile delegation to the Forum. It will be led by the Minister of Finance Ueli Maurer and will also include the heads of major companies and organizations, such as ABB Ltd, ...

Modified: 03.05.2018
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Russian and Indian Businessmen To Meet at SPIEF 2018

Russia India Business Dialogue will take place during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in May 2018. The event has been agreed upon during the course of the visit of Maxim Oreshkin, the Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation to India in March 2018. Top managers of the largest Russian and Indian companies participating in the event will discuss future prospects of bilateral economic relations and areas of collaboration, define the steps to expand industrial and...

Modified: 25.04.2018
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SPIEF 2018 to Discuss New Areas of Cooperation with BRICS

... paramount task for BRICS is to continue strengthening efforts aimed at solving international issues in the spirit of unity, mutual understanding and trust. The prospects for cooperation and joint efforts of the BRICS member states will be discussed at the SPIEF 2018. I am confident that this will give momentum to further development of a fruitful dialogue on key world issues”, said Anton Kobyakov, Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation. The discussion will continue at the BRICS business ...

Modified: 10.04.2018
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Vietnamese Businessmen Will Attend SPIEF And EEF

Russia expects a representative Vietnamese Business delegation at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum and the Eastern Economic Forum, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov reported following the talks with the Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Bihn Minh. Mr. Lavrov also pointed out that both countries seek “mutual investment expansion along with trade ties”. We are confident that a recently established working group on priority...

Modified: 28.03.2018
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SPIEF 2018 to be attended by biggest Saudi delegation in Forums history

Delegation of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia visited Moscow to discuss the participation of the Kingdom representative in St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018. During the meeting between top officials from the Roscongress Foundation with the representatives of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) on 13 March sides discussed key issues related to the construction of the Saudi stand in the exhibition area of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum and exchanged...

Modified: 27.03.2018
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High-Level Canadian Delegation To Attend SPIEF 2018

The Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association (CERBA) will send a delegation to participate in the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum on 24-26 May, 2018. Representatives of major Canadian companies such as Kinross Gold Corporation, SNC Lavalin, Pratt & Whitney Canada, CPPIB, and Bombardier will join the delegation. Chairman of the national board of directors of CERBA Gilles Breton confirmed the intention to send a delegation to SPIEF as part of the strategic partnership between CERBA...

Modified: 26.03.2018
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Architecture released for St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018 business programme

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum will be held on May 2426, 2018. The key theme of SPIEF 2018 is Creating an Economy of Trust. “The President set the goal of increasing the growth rate in the Russian economy to a level higher than the global average. To accomplish this, investments should amount to 25–27% of GDP. This ...

Modified: 12.03.2018
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RUSSIAN-FRENCH TRADE ON THE RISE

... held a meeting in Moscow with French Ambassador to Russia Sylvie Bermann. The agenda included comprehensive issues concerning preparations for French President Emmanuel Macron’s participation in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF 2018) as part of his visit to Russia. A special working group in charge of preparations for the visit made sure all members were on the same page and set objectives for the near future. Kobyakov stressed the importance of consistently developing ...

Modified: 28.02.2018
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