Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev signed a Decree to create an organizing committee to prepare and hold the 25th World Energy Congress in St Petersburg in 2022 and to see to its composition. The 25th World Energy Congress will be held from 11 to 15 June 2022 in St Petersburg. The Roscongress Foundation will organize the event in Russia; the agreement to hold the event in Russia was signed at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum 2019.
The #BrighterTogether Youth Day will be held on 5 October 2019 as part of the Russian Energy Week International Forum (2–5 October, Manege Central Exhibition Hall) and will be attended by over 3,000 young professionals, university students, and schoolchildren as well as representatives of government agencies, senior officials from the Russian Ministry of Energy, and leaders of the fuel and energy industry.
President Vladimir Putin has accepted letters of credence from newly arrived ambassadors of foreign states. The heads of 18 diplomatic missions attended the ceremony at Alexander Hall at the Grand Kremlin Palace.
The development and modernization of the energy sector will be one of the key topics of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum business programme.
A working group of the Organizing Committee in charge of the business programme and providing support for the Russian Energy Week International Forum held a meeting in Moscow on 11 May chaired by Deputy Minister of Energy Anton Inyutsyn.
Advisor to the President of the Russian Federation Anton Kobyakov and Secretary General of the World Energy Council (WEC) Christoph Frei met in Moscow.
The Second Russian-Chinese Energy Business Forum will take place on 6–7 June during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum with the support of the Roscongress Foundation.
The Organizing Committee for 2019 Russian Energy Week International Forum has held a meeting in Moscow chaired by Russian Minister of Energy Alexander Novak. Opening the meeting, Novak thanked the Organizing Committee, the REW organizers, and representatives of the companies participating in the Forum for their joint constructive work on organizing the largest international event in the industry.
A new era of co-operation between Russia and China in the energy sector begins in 2019.
Moscow, March 4 – The Russian Energy Week International Forum will be held at Moscow’s Central Exhibition Hall ‘Manege’ on 2–5 October 2019.
Russian Deputy Minister of Energy Anton Inyutsyn has paid a working visit to the Republic of Korea as part of a Russian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District of the Russian Federation Yury Trutnev.
Anton Kobyakov, an Advisor to the Russian President, and Professor Benedict Oramah, President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), held a business meeting in Moscow.