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The APEC Summit is a chance for Russia

Published on Sept. 6, 2012

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The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit, held in Vladivostok between the 2nd and 9th of September, appears as an opportunity for change for Russia.

After 21 billion dollars invested and more than 500 entrepreneurs gathered, the summit will focus on the Russian 2012 APEC presidency’s priorities.

Among those priorities, the country has highlighted liberalization of trade and investment, regional economic integration, strengthening food security, forming reliable transport and logistics systems and cooperation in attaining innovation growth goals.

The Kremlin expects to change its policy, which was merely focused on Europe, to approach Asia, particularly China, which has been a tough competitor up to now. The trade between Russia and China has decreased over the recent years and the ...

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