The WEF will host a joint session of the MIA Sputnik and the Union of journalists

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In the upcoming Fourth Eastern economic forum on 12 September in Vladivostok will host a session of the international news Agency Sputnik and the Union of journalists of Russia. Its theme was «Information picture in Asia against the background of political and economic change».

The main topics of discussion will be to overcome the monopoly of the West on the interpretation of events in the region and the world, prospects for the development of Asian media and turning them into influential participants in the formation of global information space.

The session will be moderated editor in chief of the magazine «Russia in global politics», the scientific Director of the International discussion club «Valdai» Fyodor Lukyanov. In discussion will take part the General Director of MIA «Russia today» Dmitry Kiselev, the Chairman of the Russian Union of journalists Vladimir Soloviev, first Deputy President of the Commission of Public chamber of the Russian Federation on development of information community, media and mass communications, project Manager USA Really Alexander Malkevich, the President of Corporation of China (China Media Group) Shen Hisun and President of the Observer Research Foundation (India) Samir Saran.

Also during the forum will be the signing of the agreement on the international strategic partnership between the MIA «Russia today» and the media Corporation of China.

Fourth Eastern economic forum will be held at the site of the campus of the far Eastern Federal University on island Russian in Vladivostok on September 11-13. The main theme of the WEF-2018 — «the far East: expanding opportunities.» MIA «Russia today» is the General information partner of the forum. The venue, Sputnik and the LF RF far Eastern Federal University, building a, level 5, conference room No. 10.

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