25 April 2019, Vienna, Moscow. The II Russian-Austrian economic dialogue “Austria as a bridge between Europe and Eurasia” was held in Vienna today.
The participants discussed cooperation in economy, industry and finance in the Eurasian space, especially between Russia and Austria.
The event was organized by the Association Conoscere Eurasia, the Roscongress Foundation, the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Austria and the International Peace Foundation, with the support of Intesa Sanpaolo group, Banca Intesa, Chamber of economy of Austria, companies Cetracore Energy GmbH, Specht & Partner Rechtsanwalt GmbH, Lex Systems and the Austrian-Russian friendship society.
Representatives of business from Austria, Russia and other countries were addressed by two dozen managers of major corporations, as well as by the Chairman of the Advisory Board of the International peace Foundation, Alfred von Liechtenstein, the State Secretary of the Union state of Russia and Belarus, Grigory Rapota, the Vice-President of the Chamber of economy of Austria, Matthias Krenn, the Moscow government Minister, Sergey Cheremin, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Austria, Dmitry Lyubinsky, Austrian MPs.
“In the current conditions, business diplomacy plays a very positive role. Corporations and financial institutions are leading the movement for a peaceful and balanced management of political and economic affairs, which contributes to the social and economic development of countries and peoples,” said at the opening of the event, the President of Banca Intesa, President of the Association Conoscere Eurasia, Antonio Fallico.All press-releases