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Big Moscow - Big Paris


On 3 June 2016, Philippe Pegorier, Chairman of the Machine Building and Engineering Committee, member of the AEB Board, participated in the plenary session of the Businesses Forum "Big Moscow — Big Paris" during the Cultural Festival "Moscow days in France" in Paris.

Mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin and Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo signed a programme of cooperation between the two cities. Sergey Sobyanin in his welcoming speech noticed that Moscow government is interested in working with French and European businesses.

"Moscow has become more profitable for foreign business", — said the Mayor of Moscow.  


Philippe Pegorier shared with the participants of the forum his experience about the sucsessful work with Moscow administration and expressed his hope that businessmen can develop their relations in spite of political crisis.

Among the speakers were: Jean-Paul Vermes, Chairman of the Paris Ile-de-France Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Alexander Orlov, Russian Ambassador to the French Republic; Maurice Leroy, Delegate of the French National Assembly, President of Conseil général of Loir-et-Cher and others.