Quebec and Russia forge stronger ties
The First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and the Premier of Quebec.
Jean Charest, Premier of Quebec, held talks with the First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Viktor Alekseyevich Zubkov, on June 2. During their meeting, Mr. Charest reiterated Quebec’s desire to maintain long-term relations with Russia.
Last March, the Government of Quebec announced that it would be opening an office in Russia, reflecting the increasing importance of this emerging economy in international trade.