16-18 January THE GAIDAR FORUM 2018

Traditionally at the beginning of the year, in Moscow, in the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), famous scientists, representatives of authorities, public and political figures, businessmen fr om different countries come together. The Gaidar Forum annually brings together all those, whose latest achievements have an … More

International Military-Technical Forum «ARMY-2018», 21-26 August

International Military-Technical Forum «ARMY-2018» will take place in Russia on the 21-26 of August in 2018. International military-technical forum «ARMY» is organized and fully supported by the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation and combines the exhibition and dynamic demonstration of military equipment capabilities with extensive congress program and strong participation … More

The Russian IT system is the same as in any country in terms of infrastructure, usage, distribution, payments, etc.

INTERVIEW: Presidential Internet ombudsman Dmitry Marinichev on the state’s role in e-commerce. A successful tech entrepreneur since the late 1990s, Dmitry Marinichev was appointed Internet Ombudsman by President Putin in 2014. He is also a member of the Expert Committee of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives and a member of … More

BRIEF—UK-Russia AMR partnership announced

Leaders of the fight against antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in the UK and Russia have announced a formal agreement to work together. The AMR Centre (AMRC), in northern England, will collaborate with Russian science and technology organization, the Skolkovo Foundation, which is based in Moscow. They will work in partnership to … More

Trade between Russia and the United Kingdom could double in the next five years

London, 29 November 2017 – The Third Russian-British Business Forum was held in London on 28-29 November, organised by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the Trade Delegation and Embassy of the Russian Federation in the UK with the support of Russian and international partners to discuss … More

Press release: Russian-British Business Forum 2017 offers new perspectives on bilateral trade

  Press release Russian-British Business Forum 2017 offers new perspectives on bilateral trade Members of the British Parliament and UK business representatives join leaders of the Russian business establishment to discuss building cooperation in innovative sectors of the economy Moscow – London, 16 November 2017. On 28-29 November 2017, the … More

What does the latest Brexit concession mean?

The government’s decision to cave into backbench pressure and seek statutory approval for whatever divorce deal it strikes with Brussels has rekindled fears about the future of Brexit itself, and closer examination of the fine print raises more questions than answers about the true scale of its climbdown. Assuming there … More

Penny Mordaunt has been appointed international development secretary

Penny Mordaunt, the Brexit-backing work and pensions minister, has been appointed international development secretary to replace Priti Patel, who resigned from the cabinet on Wednesday night. Mordaunt’s appointment will appease many Eurosceptic MPs who wanted to see the prime minister preserve the balance of leave and remain supporters in the … More