Welcome to Murmansk, the capital of the Russian Arctic!
International partners are invited to the V Murmansk International Business
Week (MIBW) that will be held on November 14-18, 2016.
Murmansk International Business Week is the annual forum aimed at
strengthening of international cooperation in the North of Europe.
MIBW is included to the agenda of the Russian chairmanship in the Barents
Euro-Arctic Council (BEAC).
The V MIBW program includes a number of activities aimed at the development
of interregional and international cooperation, business and
entrepreneurship, support for science and education.
The central event will be the V MIBW plenary session "Arctic course". The
prospects of development of international and cross-border cooperation in
the Arctic, the draft federal law "On the development of the Arctic area of
the Russian Federation" will be discussed within the plenary session. The
participants are representatives of the Arctic Council countries, the
regions of Arctic area of the Russian Federation, the federal bodies of
executive power of the Russian Federation and foreign partners who are
realized investment projects in the Arctic region.
A draft programme of MIBW can be found on the website of the Ministry of
Economic Development of the Murmansk Region of Russia: