The IX Russian Business Week was held on March 21-25, 2016. This event is considered to be one of the most important for the Russian Union of industrialists and entrepreneurs (RUIE), because they discuss and form the proposals on actual directions of interaction between government and business.

In the framework of the IX Russian Business Week, a series of conferences and round tables were organized to discuss actual issues in Russian economy.

In particular, there was a meeting of the RUIE Federal Council on the theme: “Interaction between Regional Business Community and Federal Institutes for Development Programming”. As a result of the meeting, agreements on cooperation among RUIE and Rospotrebnadzor, the Federal Corporation for the Development of Small and Medium Enterprises, as well as the Industrial Development Fund were signed.

In addition, the ceremony of awarding the winners of the annual All-Russian Competition of business journalism was held on March 24. President of the Russian Union of industrialists and entrepreneurs Alexander Shokhin handed diplomas and gifts to the winners.