The Eastern Economic Forum is set to open in the Russian city of Vladivostok on September 2. The forum, which is due to last through Saturday, is expected to attract some 2,500 participants, from countries including China, Japan, South Korea, India, Vietnam, Australia, the United States and Singapore.
The decision on introduction of a floating exchange rate for the Russian currency has been taken for a long term, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov commented on Putin-Abe talks and the Russia-US coordination on Syria during a press conference on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Russia's Vladivostok.
Major energy companies of Russia and Thailand have inked a cooperation deal at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivistok.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang are expected to meet in St. Petersburg on November 7-8, Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said Friday.
Addressing a ceremony dedicated to the commissioning of phase 1 of the Zvezda Shipyard, Rosneft head Igor Sechin said South Korea’s Hyundai and Rosneft would sign a designing and engineering supervision contract at the Eastern Economic Forum to build the world’s first tankers burning natural-gas-based motor fuel at the shipyard.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund will participate in talks on the bilateral funding of projects with Japan and South Korea on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum due to kick off in Russia, the fund's CEO, Kirill Dmitriev, said Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are likely to address the dispute over the Kuril Islands at their upcoming meeting, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Thursday.
The Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), an investment platform aimed at the development of Russia's Far East region, is set to be held on September 2-3 on Russky Island off the eastern city of Vladivostok.
The second Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) will take place on September 2-3 on the campus of Russia’s Far Eastern Federal University on Russky Island.
The success of the first “green bonds” issued by the BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) in China gives grounds for a return to the Chinese market to issue more bonds, NDB Vice President Zhu Xian told Sputnik on Thursday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe decided to establish a new ministerial post for the development of economic cooperation with Russia, Japan's national public broadcasting organization NHK reported on Thursday.
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is looking forward to meeting potential partners interested in Russia's Far East, as well as finding attractive projects at the 2016 Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), NDB Vice President Zhu Xian told Sputnik on Thursday.
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) considers the Russian economy to be resilient with high potential for development in due time, NDB Vice President Zhu Xian told Sputnik on Thursday.
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is interested in the Russian Railways' proposal to invest in Russia's first high-speed railway line between the cities of Moscow and Kazan, NDB Vice President Zhu Xian told Sputnik on Thursday.
Moscow and the BRICS New Development Bank are in talks on issuing ruble-based bonds in Russia.
One of the key challenges for the government is stopping the depopulation of the Russian Far East, President Putin said.
Russian oil company Rosneft expects to sign an agreement for the Sakhalin-1 oil-and-gas project maintenance at the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin told journalists on Thursday.
Analysts speaking to Sputnik and other Russian media outlets comment on Tokyo's announcement that it would cooperate with Russia economically regardless of progress in resolving the territorial dispute over the Kuril Islands, representing a major shift in Japan's policy toward Moscow.
Russia’s Far East Development Fund reached an agreement that will help to increase food exports to China.
Japanese Prime Minister voiced an intention to coordinate with Russian President Vladimir Putin the agenda for his visit to Japan.
About 130 contracts are ready to be signed at Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok.