5 October 2018

Vladimir Putin invites Prime Minister of India to EEF 2019

Vladimir Putin has invited Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi as the main guest of the Eastern Economic Forum in 2019. The news came during the President of Russia’s official visit to India. 

“An Indian delegation took part in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum and the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok. I am pleased to repeat my invitation for the Prime Minister to attend the economic forum in Vladivostok as the main guest next September,” Putin said. 

This year’s EEF was visited by an Indian delegation headed by Minister of Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu and including executives of major companies, who discussed the implementation of joint Russian-Indian projects in the Far East.