Russia's President Vladimir Putin had a routine conference with Hermann Gref, Minister of Trade and Economic Development, reports Alexei Gromov, presidential press secretary. The conferees discussed the available evaluations of world economic developments within the year and their impact on the Russian economy. President Putin called for permanent all-round analyses of global economic trends and processes.
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