Russian Vice Premier Valentina Matviyenko is to participate in the sixth meeting of the joint Russian-Austrian intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation on Wednesday. Matviyenko is the Russian co-chairman of the commission. Economics and Labour Minister Martin Bartenstein is the Austrian co-chairman. The participants in the meeting are to discuss the economic situation in Russia and Austria and bilateral trade and economic relations. They will also consider the possibility of opening a joint enterprise producing offset paper in Bashkiria and carrying out an energy conservation concept in the Bashteploenergo system. A protocol is to be signed following the results of the meeting.
The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation put the head of the contractor company of Russia's space corporation Roskosmos, Sergei Slastikhin, on international wanted list
"Washington operators of the sanctions machine ought to get acquainted with the history of Russia, to stop the unnecessary fussing," spokesperson for the Foreign Ministry said