SLOVENIA, COOPERATION WITH THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
The Minister of Economic Development, Zdravko Poivalšek, participated Friday in St. Petersburg at the International Economic Forum where he met senior government officials. In the statement of the Ministry of Economic Development it is highlighted that during the meeting with the Minister of Communications Nikolay Nikiforov has focused on the questions started during the last visit of Po?ivalšek in Moscow last April. Nikiforov has reiterated the interest of some Russian companies to invest in energy and infrastructure, including the construction of the second track Divaa-Koper. Poivalšek was also received by the Vice-Minister for Economic Development, Alexei Likhachev.