According to the newspaper, citing Natalia Timakova, Russian Prime Minister’s press secretary, Trutnev is expected to participate in the discussions of Asia-Pacific region, as well as bilateral contacts.

“The agenda of the visit is being decided now,” the deputy prime minister was quoted as saying by the newspaper.

The Geneva-based WEF’s annual meeting is traditionally held between late January and early February in Davos. The Swiss town is the venue for discussion of the most acute political and economic issues by representatives of dozens of countries.