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The ‘Russian Energy Week’ international forum will take place in Moscow on 13-15 October 2021

The ‘Russian Energy Week’ international forum will take place on 13-15 October 2021 in Moscow.

The event is aimed at demonstrating the prospects of the Russian fuel and energy industry and unlocking the potential of international cooperation in the sphere of energy. The Forum will serve as a platform for a discussion of the main challenges faced by the world’s energy sector.

The ‘Russian Energy Week’ is co-organized by the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation and the Government of Moscow and operated by the Roscongress Foundation.

Detailed information is available on the forum’s official web-site at https://rusenergyweek.com/en/.


On temporary restrictions on the entry to Russia of foreign nationals residing in RSA and Lesotho

Due to the detection of the new SARS-CoV-2 (B.1.1.529) variant, the Emergency Response Centre for preventing the import and spread of the novel coronavirus in Russia has decided to impose...

The VII Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest winning entries exhibition opened in Pretoria

The VII Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest winning entries exhibition kicked off at the venue of ‘Apogee Boutique Hotel & Spa’ in Pretoria. Addressing the participants of...

Russian delegation took part in the II Intra-African Trade Fair in Durban

Business delegation from Russia including representatives of solar energy, cybersecurity enterprises, companies from aviation, automobile and food industry branches etc, took part in the II...

Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa

On November 18, Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov met with President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril...

Embassy's Reply to the Article “Nuke link to Eskom sabotage?” by Martin Williams (The Citizen, 3 November 2021)

We took note of the article “Nuke link to Eskom sabotage?” by Martin Williams published in The Citizen on 3 November 2021. In a nutshell, the article is, unfortunately, a mere bunch of...

Running Circles: “Russia” as the Magic Word of Western Mainstream Media

It seems that these days Russia has transcended the very notion of a country. Today Russia is a whole cultural phenomenon in the West, the ultimate scarecrow that needs no introduction, the...

The Embassy of Russia in Pretoria held a ‘Russian movie night’

On November 2, 2021, the Embassy of Russia in South Africa held a movie screening at the venue of “Apogee Boutique Hotel & Spa.” Guests of the function were introduced to the feature...

Media release from Wits University and the Embassy of the Russian Federation in South Africa

Wits University and the Russian Embassy in South Africa celebrate 60 years of human space travel by the unveiling of a bust of Yuri Gagarin, the first man to orbit Earth. Wits...

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