Medvedev will take part in Gaidar forum

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Archival photoMedvedev will take part in Gaidar forum© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite the image Bank

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday will speak at the plenary session of the Gaidar forum — international scientific and practical conference «Russia and the world: aims and values», reported the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers.

«Dmitry Medvedev will speak at the plenary session of the Gaidar forum – international scientific and practical conference «Russia and the world: aims and values», and will also meet with representatives of the expert community», — stated in the message.

Along with Medvedev’s participation in this conference will be chief Executive officer of the world Bank Kristalina Georgieva, a political scientist Ivan Krastev, the former EU President and Prime Minister of Belgium Herman van Rompuy, Minister of foreign trade and development of Finland Kai Mykkanen and Chairman of JP Morgan Jacob Frenkel.

Gaidar forum will be held from 16 to 18 January 2018 in Ranepa. MIA «Russia today» is an information partner of the forum. The forum is traditionally attended by Russian government officials, representatives of regional authorities, leading Russian and foreign economists.

Except the Prime Minister, on different days of the Gaidar forum in its work will participate the head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin, head of the Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov, first Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank Ksenia Yudaeva, the Minister of education Olga Vasiliev, Minister of healthcare Veronika Skvortsova, Minister of industry and trade Denis Manturov, the head of the Ministry Nikolai Nikiforov, former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin.

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