Participants in the ASI business breakfast ‘Business Climate in Russia: Achievements and Challenges’ are invited to visit Russia House in Davos
The Agency for Strategic Initiatives held a business breakfast for foreign partners ‘Business Climate in Russia: Achievements and Challenges?’ in Moscow on 19 December 2017. It was attended by representatives of Russian official and business communities and the expert community, as well as of the diplomatic missions of Argentina, Greece, Malaysia, South Africa, Belarus, etc.
The participants addressed issues related to promoting a favourable investment climate and establishing a convenient business environment in Russia, and removing administrative barriers.
Roscongress Foundation CEO Alexander Stuglev welcomed the participants. He spoke about the mission and the main activities of the organization in the near term. Alexander Stuglev invited the participants in the business breakfast to visit Russia’s official residence in Davos — Russia House — to be organized by the Roscongress Foundation during the World Economic Forum from 22 through 26 January 2018.
“A busy business programme has been developed for all Russia House visitors, and networking space has been arranged for meetings and negotiations. Specifically, it is planned to hold panel discussions focusing on energy, industry, IT, a roundtable on Russia–US relations, a business breakfast centered on Eurasian integration, and a session of the Foreign Investment Advisory Council (FIAC)”, he said.
Furthermore, the Roscongress head invited the participants to the key events of 2018, including St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russian Investment Forum, Eastern Economic Forum and Russian Energy Week.
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