German businessmen held a closed meeting with Shuvalov and Laurel
In the capital of Russia on 5 November there was a closed Meeting of businessmen from Germany with Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov and head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov to discuss the preservation of business relationships pairs of countries. Among the participants was the head of the Board of Directors Winterhall Holding GmbH Dr. Rainer Seele, Chairman of the Board of Metro AG Olaf Koch and head of policy and external relations Daimler AG Eckart von klaeden." Had a constructive and substantive exchange of views on the state and prospects of bilateral cooperation in trade-economic and investment spheres. Lavrov stated the Russian assessment of the current situation in Ukraine, in Russia's relations with Germany, the European Union and NATO ", ? reported in the dispatch office. The meeting lasted about three hours. The most interesting part of the conversation was carried on possible preferences for organizations that despite the punishment, decided to leave production in the Russian Federation. Participated in the meeting and the former head of the French energy group Total, Christophe de Margerie, crashed In the plane crash on the way back from Russia.