On June 18, 2016, an agreement signing ceremony took place between the Roscongress Foundation and the Vologda Region Development Corporation. The parties to the ceremony were represented by Alexander Stuglev, Director of the Roscongress Foundation, and Oksana Yakovleva, CEO of the Vologda Region Development Corporation.
The agreement sets out long-term partnership in various areas of common interest in Vologda Region, based on mutually beneficial cooperation between foreign investors and the region.
The arrangement also aims to promote the export of goods and services from Vologda Region to the European market, bring advanced technologies into regional production processes, and attract foreign direct investment into the regional economy, as well as create conditions for the growth of investments, and support and develop small and medium-sized enterprises in Vologda Region.
Oksana Yakovleva: “Operating as a unified organization, the Roscongress Foundation contributes to the promotion of business projects, enabling the identification of partners and the creation of links with public and private sector representatives from various countries. The agreement on cooperation which we have signed today will assist the Corporation in establishing its presence on yet another platform for partnership with potential investors and implement major investment projects in Vologda Region.”