An international conference of investors entitled Russia Open to the World has opened in London today simultaneously with a large Russian exhibition held in preparation for St. Petersburg's tercentenary. Its participants include Russian and British persons of authority and entrepreneurs.
The conference was opened by Lord Owen who heads the council of trustees of the Open Russia organisation and Ilya Klebanov, Russia's Minister of Science, Industry, and Technologies. Also expected to speak are Viktor Cherkesov, Plenipotentiary of Russia's President in the North-Western Federal District and leaders of British public organisations and private companies. The participants include Vladimir Evtushenkov, the leader of the System financial corporation; Vladimir Kalitin, President of the Alrosa diamond company; and other Russia's entrepreneurs.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part