Prime Minister Mark Rutte is on a three-day visit to Russia at the invitation of President Dmitri Medvedev. He is accompanied by Transport Minister Melanie Schultz van Haegen and a Dutch business delegation.
In the framework of the Prime Minister’s official visit to meet Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, Mark Rutte will come to Nuffic Neso Russia to lay the foundation of the Netherlands Alumni Network in Russia. Supported by Nuffic Neso Russia, NANR started its activities one year ago. Within its first year NANR organised four alumni events; both professional and social. In one year the network has grown hugely and proven to be successful and is well ready for its official launch in autumn 2011. © RusProject Management
Mr Rutte will meet President Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in Moscow. In St Petersburg the Dutch prime minister will pay a visit to the world famous Hermitage. Together with Ms Schultz van Haegen he will visit a storm barrier built with Dutch assistance. © Radio Netherlands Worldwide
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