On November 2, a meeting of Aleksey Vedev, Leading Researcher, Financial Studies Department, and Japanese Embassy in Russia represented by Mr. Tsutomu Koizumi, Minister of Economic Department, and Mr. Yasuharu Tanaka, First Secretary of Economic Department, took place.

Bilateral cooperation, negative impact of sanctions on implementation of joint projects of Russia and Japan in the economic sphere, prospects of economic growth in midterm, opportunities and risks of nurturing economic policy of both countries, regulations in the labor market, were considered in the course of the meeting.