Russia – Visit by Matthias Fekl (May 17-19, 2016)


Matthias Fekl, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, the Promotion of Tourism and French Nationals Abroad, will visit Moscow from May 17 to 19 in order to support economic relations between our two countries.

During his visit, Matthias Fekl will notably meet with Vassily Nebenzia, Deputy Foreign Minister, Ilya Shestakov, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Alla Manilova, Deputy Minister of Culture and Mikhail Shvydkoy, Special Representative of Vladimir Putin for International Cultural Cooperation.

He will also meet with representatives of the French business community in Russia as well as French and Russian entrepreneurs in the tourism, sport, agriculture and aeronautics sectors.

Matthias Fekl will also hold discussions with representatives of the cultural community and civil society. He will meet with the French community and deliver a speech to students of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA).