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SPIEF brings participants together against common threats

This year’s St. Petersburg International Economic Forum is the largest in terms of a number and composition of participants than all the previous ones, RISS expert Mikhail Belyaev considers. He noted that the event had been attended by over 19,000 participants from 145 countries. In addition, a record number of agreements was signed: 650 contracts worth 3.1 trillion rubles.

SPIEF welcomes guests again

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) is a very representative event that influences on Russia's and world economy positively, RISS expert Mikhail Belyaev underscored. This year, the forum discusses issues related to climate change, dynamic economic development, and inequality between and within countries. The event will be attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping. "China has already emerged as a leader in world politics and economy. It is impossible to solve international problems without Beijin," the analyst said.