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French President Emmanuel Macron is meeting his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Russia Thursday where the Iranian nuclear deal, Russia-European relations, Ukraine and trade are the main topics on the agenda.
Oil prices are rising and higher U.S. production can only be beneficial to us, the head of strategy at Russian pipemaker TMK told CNBC Thursday.
President Vladimir Putin has set ambitious growth targets for Russia but the country must not sacrifice macro-economic stability to get there, the central bank governor told CNBC.
Elvira Nabiullina said Russia has developed its own system for financial transfers.
Twelve new investment deals with Russia, including six with France, have so far been announced at this year's St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
Pavel Grachev speaks about how U.S. sanctions on Suleiman Kerimov are impacting his business.
Dmitry Konov discusses the oil market and potential Middle East partnerships.
Badr Al-Olama, director of aerospace at the Mubadala Investment Company, speaks about the business opportunities he sees in Russia.
Russia's second-largest bank has said it has restrained lending to Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska on the back of the U.S. sanctions against the oligarch.
Russia will welcome leaders and executives from the world of business and economics to the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) this week.
Andrus Ansip, European Commissioner for Digital Single Market, speaks about his dealings with Facebook executives Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg.
Alexey Kornya discusses tension between Russia and the U.S. and MTS' digital strategy.
Wong Wai Ming discusses Lenovo's financial performance and its mobile business.
"The important thing is that we have one, and they start to work," said Enel Chief Executive Francesco Starace.
Wong Wai Ming discusses how Lenovo plans to grow to embrace new technologies.
Diplomatic tensions and the "aggressive policy" of the U.S. toward Russia are of more concern than sanctions, Andrei Kostin told CNBC.
Alexey Kornya discusses MTS' investment in Russian Amazon rival Ozon.