Nechirvan Barzani arrives in Russia

2016/6/16 12:39

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The president of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Nechirvan Barzani, to the city of St. Petersburg to participate in the St. Petersburg Economic Forum 2016, which will be held in the period from June 16 to 18 th, with the participation of world wide.

Barzani is scheduled to meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday on the sidelines of the forum.

And it involved a group of economists and politicians from around the world in the business forum "St. Petersburg international economic, which kicks off the city of St. Petersburg, Russia on Thursday, June 16.

It is expected the participation of about 10 thousand people this year in this annual event, held this year's Economic Forum, which lasts three days under the slogan "the new economic reality of the threshold."

And attend the Forum Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Rinci, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, and the European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker, Minister of Venezuelan oil, Aaolockheo del Pino, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization, Taleb Rifai.

He said Russian presidential aide, Yury Ushakov, said that "Moscow and Rome plan to sign a number of documents, including in the field of energy," the Italian after the Russian talks, to be held during the activities of the forum.

The Economic Forum, which kicks off in the 20th edition, a platform to attract foreign investment to Russia, where he will witness the participation of 40 investors, and who manage capital exceeds $ 10 trillion.

Among the most prominent events of the Forum, to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin managers of global investment funds from 18 countries, including from Europe, the United States, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, China, Brazil, Japan, and India.

Forum also hosts once again a number of heads of multinational corporations, where President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting with heads of 40 companies from the United States, Canada, Europe, China, and other countries.

Russian presidential aide disclosed that President Putin will discuss with the President of the "Royal Dutch Shell" company's business issues in Russia.

Offers San Petersburg international economic forum after its founding in 1997, the same as a "platform to discuss major topics that shape the features of tomorrow's Russia which are," it is expected to impose global problems of the Syrian Kalozmtin herself and Ukrainian business forum.

It is noteworthy that the outcome of the St. Petersburg Economic Forum in 2015. The contracts and agreements and memoranda of understanding worth about $ 4.5 billion.