The Russian government has transferred the investment forum in Sochi due to coronavirus

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the Russian Government approved the decision to postpone the Russian investment forum, which was held in Sochi. The corresponding document was published on the official website of the Cabinet.

“to Postpone the Russian investment forum, scheduled for 12-14 February 2020,” – said in the order.

Specifies that the migration event associated with the situation of coronavirus. The organizational Committee on preparation and holding of the forum was requested to propose new dates.

the Russian investment forum in Sochi this year was to be held from 12 to 14 February. It was noted that participation in the event was claimed a large number of foreign participants.

Earlier, Mikhail Mishustin warned that the Russian investment forum in Sochi can be transferred. The Prime Minister said in a meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers. The reason for the possible delay was the threat of the spread of coronavirus.

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the causative agent of the disease was 2019 coronavirus-nCoV. The who declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus emergency situation of international importance. The government has included a new virus in the list of dangerous diseases.

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