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American Companies to Attend Eastern Economic Forum in Russia’s Vladivostok

  • 4 Sep 09:14

Despite Washington’s sanctions policies and tensions between Russia and the U.S., top American companies intend to take part this week in the Eastern Economic Forum in Russia’s Vladivostok,Izvestiareports. Around 20 U.S. companies, includingIBM,MasterCardandMcDonalds, have confirmed their participation in the event, the EEF’s press service told the newspaper. According to the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham Russia), interest in direct investment in Russia is growing among U.S. businesses. Among the American delegates will be representatives from U.S. corporate giants such as AECOM, while top managers in the Russian office of General Electric (GE Rus. Read more...

Eastern Economic Forum helped form new level of Russian-Chinese dialogue

  • 7 Sep 08:17

Commenting on the outcome of the Eastern Economic Forum, Russian Far East Development Minister Alexander Galushka pointed out the similarity of the understanding of economic cooperation priorities in Russia and China. "The forum participants have formed a new level of dialogue with China […] We have a similar understanding of priorities of economic cooperation [between Russia and China]," Galushka told reporters on Sept. 5. Galushka said the discussion of the mutual relations between the two countries will continue in the next few days in Dalian, China, where the minister plans to go with Yury Trutnev, Russian deputy prime minister and presidential envoy. Read more...