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St. Petersburg Forum: Message From the Russian Davos

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum was attended by more than 5,000 participants, including high-ranking officials, leading businessmen, companies’ chief executives and economic pundits world over who were involved in a three day lively and sometimes heated debate on how to handle global economy and, specifically, on how to business with Russia. The annual St. Petersburg Economic …

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Head of Russia’s Rosneft says U.S., not OPEC, Rules Oil Markets

ST PETERSBURG — Igor Sechin, the head of Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft, said on Wednesday the United States is calling the shots on global oil markets, while the influence of OPEC has shrunk. The United States emerged with renewed vigor as a top producer thanks to its shale boom. By refusing to curb its output to prop up oil prices, OPEC …

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Number of Companies to Attend St. Petersburg Economic Forum Increasing

The number of companies that applied to attend Russia’s St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2015 scheduled to take place later in June is growing and the event’s geography is expanding, St. Petersburg governor Georgy Poltavchenko said. ST.PETERSBURG (Sputnik) — The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum has been held annually …

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