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New Crisis Brings New Opportunities for Chinese Business and Russia

... capital. In practice, the companies that have put down roots in Russia in earnest, such as Auchan or Leroy Merlin , are not leaving, but niches in this area will definitely be vacated . Third, advanced mining projects that require both large capital investments and technology. There is a precedent, namely JSC Yamal-LNG, where the Chinese CNPC corporation owns 20% and the Silk Road Fund almost another 10%. There is a successor project already, Arctic LNG-2, in which the Chinese capital so far owns ...

05.04.2022

Addis-Ababa Welcomes Russian Investment Looking Forward to Upcoming Russia–Africa Summit

... investor to increase its productivity and become more profitable. We have built about 22 such industrial parks across the country, creating job opportunities for millions of Ethiopians and attracting many foreign investors. As for the origins of the investments, the industrial park is open for all those wanting to invest in Ethiopia, no matter where they come from. In that sense, Russians are welcome to invest, to bring in their know-how and their machinery, and to work for the benefit of themselves ...

03.12.2021

Beyond Being Friends: Russia and China Need an Exclusive Trade Deal

... the Russian market since 2014. In turn, Russia’s share was only 2% in Chinese exports in 2020 (with the U.S. share at 17%), and only 3% in imports (compared to 7% for the U.S., according to the ITC ). The same proportions are typical of mutual investments. By the beginning of 2020, according to the Bank of Russia , China accounted for less than 0.1% of accumulated direct investment from Russia (with the share of UK and Germany at 4.7% and 2.2%, respectively). As for the accumulated direct ...

11.06.2021

Briefing on Topical Issues of Russia-US Relations for a Group of International Investors

On May 19, 2021, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, and Daniel Russell, President and CEO of the US-Russia Business Council (USRBC), held a briefing on current issues of Russia-the U.S. relations for a group of Sberbank international investors On May 19, 2021, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, and Daniel Russell, President and CEO of the US-Russia Business Council (USRBC), held a briefing on current issues of Russia-the U.S. relations for a group of Sberbank international investors....

21.05.2021

Russia-India Relations Discussed at Indian Chamber of International Business Conference

On May 17, 2021, Indian Chamber of International Business held an online conference on topical issues of Russia-India trade, economic and investment relations. On May 17, 2021, Indian Chamber of International Business held an online conference on topical issues of Russia-India trade, economic and investment relations. Over eighty businessmen, business consultants, public figures and officials of the two countries took part in the event. Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, spoke at the conference...

18.05.2021

ESG as the New Loadstar for the Global Economy

... national ESG strategies and evaluating the risks and the opportunities harboured in the rising global presence of the ESG agenda. For corporates the importance of complying with ESG principles is driven increasingly by the rising share of ESG-driven investments, most notably among the largest institutional investors. According to PwC, ESG funds are set to hold more assets under management than their non-ESG counterparts by 2025, with ESG funds' market share projected to rise to 57% in 2025, compared ...

19.03.2021

Online Meeting with a Group of International Sberbank Partner Investors

On February 16, 2021, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had an online meeting with a large group of Sberbank investors On February 16, 2021, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had an online meeting with a large group of Sberbank investors. The meeting was attended by about a hundred managers and analysts from leading American and European investment funds, partners of Sberbank. In the course of the meeting Andrey Kortunov highlighted the state and prospects for Russia's relations with...

17.02.2021

Russia and South Korea: Ways to Develop Economic Partnership

Policy Brief #33 / 2020 On September 30, 2020, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Korea celebrated the 30th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations. This is a good occasion to look back at the achievements, taking into account miscalculations and problems in bilateral cooperation, as well as to assess the prospects for further collaboration. An objective look at the journey the two countries have travelled over these years shows that the Moscow–Seoul dialogue has demonstrated generally...

18.11.2020

Trade, Investment and the AfCFTA

A Russia-EU-Africa Strategy for Economic Development and Prosperity. Policy Brief #25/2020 Policy Brief #25/2020 A Russia-EU-Africa Strategy for Economic Development and Prosperity Russia and the European Union are in the ambitious pursuit of Africa’s heart. Both parties continue to pursue their own rigorous cooperation strategies with the continent – Russia is preparing to open its very first industrial zone in Egypt, and the EU has guaranteed its seat at African Continental Free Trade Agreement...

21.04.2020

Seven Steps Beyond the Crisis Horizon: Reflecting on Past Mistakes

Familiar Problems and New Challenges for Russia Crises come and go, and life goes on. In early 2015, at the height of the Ukrainian crisis, RIAC Director General Andrey Kortunov wrote an article entitled “ Seven Steps Beyond the Horizon of the Crisis ” in which he proposed that we think about how Russia would build relations with the rest of the world “after Ukraine.” Five years later and the crisis has brought about neither compromise nor the collapse of Ukrainian statehood, and relations between...

27.02.2020
 

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  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
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