At the exhibition MIPIM- 2014 National Investment Agency “Invest in Russia” held a bilateral meeting with the Investment Agency of Turkey (ISPAT), March 14, 2014

14.03.2014

01As part of the jubilee 25th international exhibition MIPIM- 2014 (Cannes, France), the National Investment Agency “Invest in Russia” held a bilateral meeting with the Head of Investment Agency of Turkey (Republic of Turkey Prime Minister Investment support and promotion agency of Turkey), the Minister Ilker Aisi . The National Investment Agency was represented by its President Yuri Spiridonov, Executive Director Yury Voicehovsky and Advisor on Real Estate Michael Lubenets. The meeting was also attended by the Head of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) Carlos Bronzatto, Acting Director of non-budgetary investment projects of the Ministry of Regional Development of Russian Marina Shilkina.

The sides expressed mutual interest in close cooperation in order to attract Turkish investors in priority projects of the Russian Federation in the field of road and housing construction, development of infrastructure, construction materials, health and education.

As a result of the meeting the Russian and Turkish sides agreed to organize an intergovernmental meeting in Turkey with the participation of the Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and heads of Turkish companies wishing to enter or strengthen their position on the Russian market.

Furthermore, the parties decided to sign an agreement on cooperation between the National Investment Agency “Invest in Russia” and the Investment Agency of Turkey, as well as to work together on defining projects that may be of interest to Turkish investors.

Within MIPIM- 2014 the National Investment Agency also held a series of bilateral meetings with investors from France, Germany, Austria, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Brazil, the UK and other countries. Plans for further cooperation were highlighted.