The Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) confirmed the meeting with the councillor elected President of the USA of Donald trump on interaction with business Anthony of Scaramucci on the sidelines of the world economic forum in Davos and interest in joint investment with American companies.
In addition, the FUND confirmed the preparation of the visit of Russian business delegation of leading American companies. RDIF also plans to open the Foundation’s office in new York in may 2017.
Scaramucci on the sidelines of the world economic forum in Davos, Switzerland earlier spoke in favor of free trade and stated that the trump has no objection to the investment of American companies in the Russian economy. He added that at the moment it is hampered by sanctions, but the issue should be resolved by the U.S. President and future Secretary of state Rex Tillerson.
Scaramucci also added that, in his opinion, the improvement of relations between Russia and the United States may occur during the year. Scaramucci stressed that during negotiations Moscow and Washington may try to find a better solution to problems than sanctions.
In Davos (Switzerland) on January 17 launched the world economic forum. Russian government delegation this year was headed by first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov. The delegation also included the head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin, Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets. In addition, the list of speakers at the forum include the Chairman of the Board of Sberbank German Gref, CEO of Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev, co-owner of UC Rusal Oleg Deripaska, the head of VTB Andrey Kostin, co-owner of “Olmert” Dmitry Kostygin and a number of other businessmen and top managers.