The third Eastern Economic Forum is taking place in the Russian city of Vladivostok on September 6-7.
South Korean enterprises are positively assessing the Russian market’s potential, the Korean Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) president, Jaehong Kim, told Sputnik.
Do we have a new take on diplomacy? Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe suggested Russian President Vladimir Putin, Mongolian leader Khaltmaagiin Battulga and Tokyo's Olympic champion have a judo demonstration with each other.
A governor of a Chinese province commented on the economic cooperation with the Russian Far East.
Russia could use the US's great experience in the renewable energy sector for its own projects, the president of the US-Russia Relations Council told Sputnik on Thursday.
In joint Russian-North Korean project South Korean firm could receive 50% of Russian Railways's share.
The founder of the Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association said the current time was the best to invest in Russia's economy, adding that Canadian businesses were interested in working with Russia across a variety of spheres.
The leaders of Russia and Japan held a joint press conference on the sidelines of the Third Eastern Economic Forum in the city of Vladivostok.
The South Korean president said that he wanted closer cooperation with Russia, especially in the development of Russian Far East, adding that the country was ready to provide financial assistance to projects that are using South Korean technologies.
California could have the same level of cooperation with Russia on climate and in other areas as it now has with China, the state's Governor Jerry Brown told Sputnik.
The Russian president said that investments in the regions around the Korean Peninsula should continue despite the escalation of the situation around North Korea.
Shinzo Abe stated that Russia and Japan should 'build a strong cornerstone of stability in Northeast Asia'.
The South Korean president offered Russia to cooperate on a range of projects, including gas, shipbuilding, agriculture and others.
The Russian president said the country was ready to cooperate with either Eastern or Western partners. This especially holds true for the development of the Russian Far East, which is poised to become one of the world’s leading logistical hubs.
Russian representatives at the Russia-DPRK intergovernmental commission under the umbrella of the Eastern Economic Forum urged North Korea to show restraint.
As the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok is underway, Sputnik discussed ideas to promote tourism in the Russian Far East with the president of the Japan Association for Trade with Russia and the Newly Independent States.
Japan’s Kawasaki Heavy Industries Representative Director Shigeru Murayama on Wednesday in an interview to Sputnik talked about the industrial cooperation between Russia and Japan.
The Kremlin commented on President Putin's economic agenda at the economic forum underway in the Russian Far East which gathered over 3,500 participants from more than 50 countries.
Foreign investors are satisfied with Russia's initiatives aimed at improving the investment climate of the country's Far East, the RDIF CEO of the said Wednesday.
The South Korean president said that joint work of Russia, South Korea and North Korea on projects in Russia's Far East will help to improve trilateral relations.
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj is the third high-profile Indian leader to visit Russia this year. Earlier in June, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had visited St. Petersburg, followed by Defense and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s visit.