Expanding partnership in the Far East: Roscongress and IFES RAS agreed on cooperation Печать
02.12.2020 10:00

The Roscongress Foundation and the Institute of Far Eastern Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IFES RAS) have signed a cooperation agreement. The parties have agreed on the establishment of partnership and the development of long-term efficient cooperation.

The signed document implies that the Foundation and IFES RAS will provide mutual consultancy and expert support, share information in order to expand the partnership network and strengthen cooperation with their foreign partners, organize joint congress and exhibition events and cooperate in the information field in order to objectively and comprehensively cover joint events in Russia and globally, and promote their activities.

“The Roscongress Foundation pays special attention to the Far Eastern region. The Eastern Economic Forum has become a traditional point of attraction for Asia-Pacific countries, for Russian and foreign development institutions, investors, business representatives and public officials. Therefore, expansion and intensification of partner relations is an integral part of Foundation’s activities and one of its key tasks. We are glad that in the nearest future we will be able to join efforts with the Institute of Far Eastern Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences to strengthen joint expertise and establish new relevant areas of activity,” said CEO and Chairman of the Roscongress Foundation Alexander Stuglev.

“After signing an agreement with the Roscongress Foundation, our horizons as well as our opportunities for mutually beneficial cooperation both in information sharing and joint activities as part of the Institute’s competences have been expanding. In particular, we are very interested in the Eastern Economic Forum where we could organize events and attract our foreign partners in order to discuss and find shared views on relevant modern issues and ways to implement joint projects in various areas in the interests of Russia,” said Acting Director of IFES RAS, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor Alexey Maslov.

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The Roscongress Foundation – a socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of international conventions, congress, exhibitions, business, social and sporting, public, and cultural events.

The Foundation was established in 2007 with the aim of facilitating the development of Russia’s economic potential, promoting its national interests, and strengthening the country’s image. One of the roles of the Foundation is to comprehensively evaluate, analyse, and cover issues on the Russian and global economic agendas. It also offers administrative services, provides promotional support for business projects and attracting investment, and helps foster social entrepreneurship and charitable initiatives.

Each year, the Foundation’s events draw participants from 208 countries and territories, with more than 15,000 media representatives working on-site at Roscongress’ various venues. The Foundation benefits from analytical and professional expertise provided by 5000 people working in Russia and abroad. In addition, it works in close cooperation with 131 economic partners; industrialists’ and entrepreneurs’ unions; and financial, trade, and business associations from 70 countries worldwide.

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Institute of Far Eastern Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences was established by a decree of the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR in September 1966. It was designed for comprehensive studies of the challenges facing China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam and other countries of the East Asia, as well as issues of socio-economic development, history and culture.

Currently the main areas of Institute’s activities include studies of economic integration processes in East Asia, the role of Russia and China in modern globalization and regionalization, and other.

Over the previous years, the Institute has become the leading research organization of the Russian Academy of Sciences, one of the largest centres for comprehensive study of Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese and other ASEAN countries’ challenges, the situation on the Korean Peninsula and Russia’s relations with the countries of this region. The Institute studies international organizations and business structures, such as APEC, SCO, RIC, BRICS, and ASEAN.

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