Direct investor access> 500 investors
Partner portfolio≈ 80,000 stakeholders
Extensive project portfolio> 300 projects
Overall team track record with USD22 bn attracted investments
Number of signed agreements with regions> 60 agreements
For the third consecutive year, Russia House in Davos is proving to be a focal point for participants at the World Economic Forum, including top entrepreneurs and investors.
Russia House in Davos: Three years of success
Roscongress Foundation Chairman of the Board and CEO Alexander Stuglev and Investment Promotion Agency of Qatar (IPAQ) CEO Sheikh Ali Alwaleed Al Thani held a meeting at the Russia House in Davos. The meeting further built on the negotiations that took place as part of a visiting session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Doha in December 2019. The two CEOs discussed practical measures to implement a previous agreement on ways to coordinate activities in investments and business initiatives, and also made proposals as part of a project to create a Qatari investment platform to support and promote innovative companies and Russian investments.
Roscongress and IPAQ CEOs Discuss Russian-Qatari Initiatives at Russia House in Davos
Key conclusions, problems, solutions.
Perspectives from Qatar and Russia: Investment Trends in Emerging Markets
Business events has taken place at Russia House in Davos, which is organized by the Roscongress Foundation. On the first day venue welcomed over 500 guests from Russia and abroad.
Russia House in Davos: Highlights from the first day of business programme
Among the events to take place on the sidelines of the recent Doha Forum in Qatar was a St. Petersburg International Economic Forum session held with the support of the Embassy of Qatar in Russia and the Qatar—Russia project office.
SPIEF 2020 session held in Qatar
The RС Investments Foundation for Investment Promotion, the investment division of the Roscongress Foundation, along with Sinno Investment Company LLC (Beijing) and the Investment Promotion Bureau of the Guangzhou Development District have agreed to establish a joint venture for a project to build a Russian-Chinese Development Centre in the Guangdong Province city of Guangzhou. In December, a Russian delegation led by senior officials from the Roscongress Foundation and the RС Investments Foundation as well as representatives of the scientific, political, and business community visited China to discuss cooperation with the Guangdong government.
Russian-Chinese Centre to Be Built in Guangzhou
The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum will hold a visiting session in Doha, Qatar on 14–15 December. The session will take part as part of preparations for the SPIEF 2020, where Qatar will participate with guest country status. The visiting session will take place on the sidelines of the Doha Forum, one of the biggest political and economic events in the Middle East.
SPIEF Visiting Session to Be Held in Doha
A pitch session of the best tech startups was held as part of the Business Priority’s Innovation Space project at the Roscongress Foundation’s Building Trust Area. Two of the startups, the companies Avtomatika and Health Source, were granted Business Priority status, which means that they have broad opportunities to promote their products and technologies on the Russian and global markets, including African countries.
Startups Win Business Priority Contest with Technology to Help Arid Regions of Africa
The Roscongress Foundation signed a number of cooperation agreements on the first day of the Russia—Africa Economic Forum to establish effective communication between the expert and business communities of the Russian Federation and African countries. The agreements were signed with the Egyptian Exporters Association — Expolink, the National Agency for Investment Promotion of the Republic of the Congo, the Nigerian Investment Promotion Agency, the Eswatini Investment Promotion Authority, the Chamber of Commerce of Burkina Faso, the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, and Agriculture of Tanzania, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Abuja, the Kenya National Chamber of Commerce, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Mali, and the Confederation of Business Associations of Mozambique.
Russia and African Countries Agree on Cooperation
The companies have agreed to develop investment projects cooperatively.
Sberbank Investments and RC-Investments Foundation signed the agreement on cooperation at the Eastern Economic Forum 2019. The subject of the agreement is the development of cooperation and interaction between the parties with the aim of developing and implementing investment and business projects in the domestic and foreign markets and assisting in the possible attraction of financing and investment.
Sberbank Investments and RC-Investments Foundation signed the agreement on cooperation
We maintain high quality standards increasing the number of our projects every year and extending their scope both in Russia and beyond. Our investment promotion platform will not be an exception. The main focus of RС-Investments, like of the Roscongress Foundation in general, is to promote our country’s economic potential development. Our new offering is a special financial service supporting investment and business projects for Russian and international companies working in the Russian and CIS markets.
CEO of the Roscongress Foundation
Russian export has a huge unexploited potential. We have already heard some success stories from companies tapping into external markets and gaining a foothold in those markets. The government offers active policies to support exporters’ efforts. The RC-Investments Fund is also committed to helping Russian and international companies in the development and implementation of their projects, both in our country and across the CIS, as well as to the promotion of our ambitions to enter external markets.
Fund Board Chairman
Russia is implementing many promising projects in different economic sectors. Our goal is to attract additional capital in target projects and to promote their investment and export potential. The RC-Investments Fund is an efficient business support tool in both domestic and external markets. Our experts evaluate the investment attractiveness level of new projects and find new investors and partners in Russia and abroad.
Director of the RC-Investments Fund
Our pool of partners and clients includes various government organizations, agencies and development institutions, regional partners, as well as numerous businesses and corporations.