Mark Zuckerberg Heading To Russia

Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will visit Russia during the first week of October, according to reports.

The Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch reported that Zuckerberg will visit the Skolkovo Innovation Center, a Silicon Valley-style technology-development park just outside Moscow, and meet with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and billionaire industrialist Viktor Vekselberg.

Vekselberg is president of the Skolkovo Foundation, which is developing the Skolkovo Innovation Center, according to MarketWatch, which added that the exact dates of Zuckerberg’s visit have yet to be determined.

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