St Petersburg, Jun 8 (GCBusiness) Huawei shared plans on cooperation with Russia during the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with entrepreneurs at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russian Direct Investment Fund CEO Kirill Dmitriev said Friday.
“The discussion included concrete plans of numerous companies to develop engineering centers in Russia, launch new projects in pharmaceuticals, and new projects in health … Undoubtedly, of importance was the presentation of the colleague from Huawei, who shared plans on cooperation with Russia,” Dmitriev said.
According to the official list of SPEIF participants, Huawei Technologies Company Ltd. was represented by Deputy Chairman Guo Ping.
The three-day SPIEF began on Thursday in the Russian city of St Petersburg, bringing together high-level state officials, prominent business leaders and experts to discuss the most pressing economic issues on the regional and international agenda. In 2018, the forum hosted 17,000 participants from 143 countries. Rossiya Segodnya International Information Agency is an official media partner of the forum.