By Amie Ferris-Rotman
MOSCOW--Russia's economy is expected to return to growth after a two-year recession, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said Thursday.
Gross domestic product is expected to grow between 1% and 2% in 2017, Mr. Shuvalov said, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
"We are also hoping that foreign direct investment will start flowing very soon," Mr. Shuvalov said.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
January 19, 2017 09:55 ET (14:55 GMT)
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