12 September 2023

Khabarovsk Territory Government and Roscongress Foundation Signed a Cooperation Agreement

On the sidelines of the 8th Eastern Economic Forum, the Government of Khabarovsk Territory and the Roscongress Foundation agreed to cooperate on promoting Khabarovsk Territory brand and increasing its investment, convention, exhibition and tourism potential.

The document was signed by Mikhail Degtyarev, Governor and Chairman of Khabarovsk Territory Government, and Alexander Stuglev, CEO of the Roscongress Foundation.

“First time, the parties came to an arrangement to sign an agreement between the Roscongress Foundation and Khabarovsk Territory at the ‘Open the Far East’ Forum in Khabarovsk, which was held with the support of the Foundation and the Russian Tourism Forum ‘Travel!’ in August 2023. In order to effectively and comprehensively promote the region’s opportunities, promote interregional tourism and attract foreign tourists, further mutual integration of tourism-related convention and exhibition events is necessary,” said Alexander Stuglev, CEO of the Roscongress Foundation.

The agreement sets out the main steps to achieve the goals of cooperation, including presentations of Khabarovsk Territory at events organized by the Roscongress Foundation, participation of Khabarovsk Territory’s display in interregional and international events organized by the Foundation, and the development of an event passport for Khabarovsk Territory with the support of the National Congress Bureau of Russia.

 As noted by Khabarovsk Territory Governor Mikhail Degtyarev, the key objective of the signed agreement is to create conditions for promoting the event and business potential of Khabarovsk Territory in the domestic and international markets. “The Foundation is the largest organizer of convention, exhibition and public events in the investment and foreign trade spheres and implements projects aimed at strengthening the national interests of the Russian Federation. I am confident that joint work based on the experience and professional competences of the participants of the agreement will contribute to the formation of conditions for mutually beneficial cooperation between business circles of Russia and foreign countries, increase the brand recognition of Khabarovsk Territory both inside and outside the country,” said Mikhail Degtyarev.

The document also provides for the exchange of information on issues arising in the process of cooperation, consultations and the development of the concept of convention and exhibition events.

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