According to the Russian Foreign Ministry information and press department, Igor Ivanov will address the leading representatives of the long-term Spanish business at the Business Leader's Forum in the Institute of Entrepreneurship.
According to Financial Times rate, this high educational establishment holds the fifth place in Europe and is known as a 'school' for top-managers. As the source said, Igor Ivanov would dwell on the current situation in the Russian economy, bilateral trade and investment cooperation and further strategic partnership of Russia and the European Union.
On March 4 negotiations between Igor Ivanov and his Spanish counterpart, Anna Palacio, is planned.
The Russia-Spain interaction on the international arena is gaining momentum now that Spain is participating in the work of the UN Security Council as a non-permanent member.
As become known, the counteraction to the international terrorism, the mass destruction weapons non-proliferation, the relations between Russia and European Union, European security, situation in Iraq and the Middle East settlement will be on the agenda of the Madrid negotiations.