MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia will remain open to foreign investors and they will not be denied the right to participate in the upcoming privatization process, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday.
"Russia has always been and still remains an open country for foreign investment. Russia is interested in acquiring new foreign partners," Peskov told reporters.
Commenting on the statement, Peskov said that the Russian leader was referring to local investors.
"Russia has always been interested in foreign investments, we appreciate our cooperation with those who continue to work on the Russian market, and we are interested in new investments, of course," he underscored.