The news agency Sputnik UK has had a base at Exchange Tower for two years, and now it has a corporate member partnership agreement with the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce.

Sputnik UK’s Editor-in-Chief, Egor Piskunov said : “This is a good step forward for Sputnik UK.  We want to be open to the audience and potential partners and break the existing stereotypes. The Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce is a great platform not only to meet new people and key stakeholders but show us to them as well.”

Alexia Haramis, Head of Corporate and International Development at Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce, said: “The Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce is delighted to welcome Sputnik UK on board as corporate members.  As an international news agency which is relatively new to Edinburgh, we look forward to supporting Sputnik to grow and raise its profile in Edinburgh, connecting them with fellow members and key city stakeholders.”