Freezing but pleasing? Aleksey Chekunkov, minister for the development of the Russian Far East and Arctic
For years, Russian strategists have mused about the development of Russia’s northern and eastern frontiers as one of the key drivers for the country’s economic growth and security – which, however, requires access to the world’s best technology. With the West cutting most ties with Moscow over Ukraine, will those dreams have to be put on ice? To discuss this, Oksana is joined by Aleksey Chekunkov, minister for the development of the Russian Far East and Arctic.
This show was recorded on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2022.