Gulf sovereign wealth funds due to confirm $20bn of Russian deals at SPIEF

With business chiefs from across the world due to descend on St Petersburg for its annual…

Juncker confirms attendance at next month’s St. Petersburg Forum

Both Moscow and Brussels have confirmed that the European Commission’s President Jean-Claude Juncker will attend Russia’s…

Russia threatens to retaliate to any extension to sanctions

Russia may retaliated with tougher measures of its own if the EU choses to strengthen the…

Russia and China close to signing $20bn Moscow-Kazan railway contract at SPIEF

Moscow-Kazan railway: Russia and China are expected to sign an agreement for the construction of the high-speed rail…

Business as usual for oil sector as CEOs get set to descend on St Petersburg for SPIEF

Senior executives from some of the world’s biggest oil companies –  including BP, Royal Dutch Shell…

US softens stance on SPIEF as industry chiefs book their tickets to St Petersburg

The US government has relaxed its ban on Western businessmen attending the annual SPIEF St Petersburg…