Putin Expresses Confidence in QIA, Glencore to Advance Investment in Russia

Qatar News Agency, 25.01.2017

On the sidelines of the meeting, which was attended by the Chairman of the Russian Rosneft Company Igor Sechin, President Putin expressed his support for the investment they established recently with the Russian company Rosneft, and thanked them for their contribution to the company's privatization process.

HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Saud Al -Thani said that the QIA concluded yesterday an agreement with theRussian Direct Investment Fund , worth two billion dollars for investment in Russia.

During his meeting with the Russian President, HE Sheikh Abdullah said : "we have already invested jointly with the Russia's sovereign wealth fund as well as other investment jointly with the Bank" VTB "in the" Pulkovo "airport in St. Petersburg.

The Russian President, commented: "I hope that your work will expand with the Russian Direct Investment Fund, and in other areas as well."