ST PETERSBURG, June 2 (Reuters) - Russian and international business people are meeting in St Petersburg on June 1-3 for an annual economic forum that usually brings a number of big-ticket investment deals.
Oil market A-listers including Saudi energy minister Khalid Al-Falih and OPEC Secretary General Mohammad Barkindo attended, while Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the highest-profile foreign leader at the 2017 forum. Oil firms eyeing future production deals are also in the fray, represented by the chief executives of Total, OMV, ENGIE, Wintershall and BP.
For Reuters stories from the forum published on June 1
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