"Caucasus Investment Forum will strengthen relations among regions" – vice premier Novak
The effective interaction among regions as a factor of Russia's economic growth will be the main topic of the Caucasian Investment Forum to be held on May 28-30 in Mineralnye Vody.
"The participants will attend events devoted to the growth opportunities of Russian regions, the impact of technologies on economic and political processes. The speakers are heads of state authorities, the representatives of Russian and international companies and others," the official press release runs.
The forum will gather the representatives of tourism business companies, construction companies from the regions of the Northern Caucasus, the Southern Federal District, the CIS countries, the Caspian and Black Sea basins states and others.
"The Caucasus Investment Forum should become a platform for strengthening relations among the regions, countries - this will lead to the development of trade and economic cooperation and improve the lives of citizens" - the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak is quoted as saying.
In 2023, the Caucasus Investment Forum attracted more than 3 thousand participants; agreements worth approx. 150 billion rubles were signed.
Last September, the event organized by the Roscongress Foundation received the status of a forum and will be held with support of the Russian Federation Ministry of Economic Development.