Major Russian Economic Forum wraps up with billions in deals


Agreements totaling $54 billion (3.27 trillion rubles) have been signed at the seventh annual Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), in Vladivostok, this week, TASS reported on Thursday, citing the press service of Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Trutnev. 

“The economy of the macro-region (Far East) received about 2.7 trillion rubles ($44.2 billion)...