Visit of Antonio Tajani to Saint Petersburg: 18/06/2013
On 18 June 2013, Antonio Tajani, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, went to Saint Petersburg as part of the "Missions for Growth".
In an effort to help EU businesses penetrate foreign markets, the EC organises missions to a number of countries with fast-growing economies. During his stay, Antonio Tajani paid a visit to Alla Manilova, Russian Deputy Minister for Culture. Following their meeting, they held a press conference at the State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg.