King of Sweden Carl Gustav XVI, who is paying a visit to Russia now, will meet with Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov today. They are expected to make a tour of the Russian capital. Later the King of Sweden is going to take part in a round-table meeting with Russian businessmen. The meeting will be chaired by the president of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. Other expected participants of the meeting are Alfa-bank president Petr Aven, the director general of the United Machinebuilding Factories, Russky Alyuminy head Oleg Deripaska, chairman of Gazprom's board Alexander Miller and others.
The choice of the city of Helsinki is not incidental as the capital of Finland had hosted US-Soviet negotiations on the limitation of nuclear stockpiles in 1969