CIC chief exec says optimistic about prospects for Russian market
ST PETERSBURG, Russia
ST PETERSBURG, Russia May 23 (Reuters) - The chief executive of China Investment Corporation, a sovereign wealth fund responsible for managing part of China's foreign exchange reserves, said on Friday that he was optimistic about prospects for investing in Russia.
"We are quite optimistic about the prospects for the Russian market particularly energy and agriculture," Ding Xuedong told the St Petersburg International Economic Forum. (Reporting by Megan Davies; Writing by Lidia Kelly; Editing by Erica Billingham)