Putin attacks ideological forces undermining trade

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok today, that Basic principles of trade — competition and mutual economic benefit — are depreciated and unfortunately undermined, and they are "becoming hostages of ideological and fleeting political situations, in that we see a serious challenge for all of the global economy, especially for the dynamically-growing Asia-Pacific and its leadership.''