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Business news, 04.06.2009 17:23

The "International Economic Forum" is opening today in St. Petersburg

economic_forum Today in St. Petersburg is opening the annual International Economic Forum. The greatest businessman of the country will gather today in St. Petersburg for the13-th time. President Medvedev will speak at the forum tomorrow. The President will read report "The global economic crisis: early lessons and a vision for the future" report. An important part of the forum will become the politics part , which is marked at the agenda of the evening session as "The evolution of political systems in Russia".Western public opinion, represented by former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and 69--th prime Minister of Japan Junichiro Koizumi, will try to explain the deep sense of political reforms proposed by Russian President in his first address to the Federal Assembly.

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