MOSCOW, February 18. /TASS/. The amount of direct investments attracted by Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) together with partners from UAE and Saudi Arabia is expected to reach $2 bln in 2019, RDIF’s Chief Executive Officer Kirill Dmitriev said in an interview aired by the Rossiya-24 TV news channel on Monday.
"We expect investment from UAE and Saudi Arabia to soar this year," he said, adding that "their investment together with RDIF in Russia will slightly exceed $2 bln this year.".