RDIF and the Ministry of Economic Development to host a meeting with representatives of Russian regions

Press release, 27.11.2013

Moscow, November 27, 2013 - The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) together with the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation are hosting a meeting with heads of regional investment agencies, ministries and organisations responsible for attracting and working with potential investors in the Russian regions. The meeting will be held on Monday, December 2, 2013 at the hotel "Nikolskaya Kempinski Moscow", Kandinsky Hall, second floor. Registration starts from 14.30 and the event begins at 15.00.

The attendees of this meeting will discuss new opportunities for the regions under the framework of cooperation with the Russian Direct Investment Fund. In addition, a new interactive platform “Invest in Russia” will be demonstrated during this event. It allows Russian regions to present relevant information online about their investment opportunities and projects that require funding.

The meeting will be attended by Russian Direct Investment Fund CEO Kirill Dmitriev and Deputy Economic Development Minister Sergei Belyakov. Representatives of all Russian regions are invited to attend this meeting. 

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Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) was founded in June 2011 for the purpose of equity investments primarily in Russia, together with leading international financial and strategic investors. RDIF acts as a catalyst for direct investment into the Russian economy. RDIF’s management company located in Moscow and is a 100% subsidiary of Vnesheconombank. Further information can be found at: www.rdif.ru

For accreditation please contact:
Maria Uvarova
Russian Direct Investment Fund
Media Relations Department
Tel: +7 495 644 34 14 , ext. 2302
Mob: +7 903 018 71 40
E-mail: Maria.Uvarova @ rdif.ru