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The V Russian-British Business Forum in London

On 27 November 2019 the V Russian-British Business Forum took place in London, organized by the Russian Embassy and the Russian Trade Delegation to the United Kingdom, with support by the Roscongress Foundation, the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce and a number of Russian and British companies. The event is traditionally held as part of the Eastern Seasons, a week of Russia-related business, cultural and sports events.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Russian Ambassador Andrei Kelin underlined the importance of the Forum as a solid platform for open and direct dialogue between the two countries which contributes to the development of bilateral and multilateral relations. He also noted the constantly rising trade between Russia and Britain.

To mark the Forum's success, the Russian Embassy hosted a Reception, where guests could once again witness the unfailing constructive attitude of Russian and British businesses towards the development of mutually beneficial trade and investment cooperation in various sectors of economy. Welcoming wpeeches were made my His Excellency Mr Andrei Kelin, Mr Boris Abramov, Trade Representative of the Russian Federation in the United Kingdom and Head of the "BSI Group" London Officer Alexey Cherepanov.

The guests of the evening could also enjoy a concert by the Russian pianist and winner of many international awards Victor Maslov, as well a performance by the Saint Petersburg cross group "Grad Quartet".

27 November 2019, 18:00





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