On July 11, 2021, by the Decree of the President of Russia V.V. Putin, Sergei Germanovich Sinelnikov-Murylev, the rector of the Academy, was awarded the Order of Alexander Nevsky for great merits in scientific and pedagogical activities, training of qualified specialists and many years of conscientious work
From April 12 to 16, 2021, an international event "Days of France" was held at the Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia. The event was aimed at expanding students’ knowledge about France and at strengthening scientific cooperation of the Academy with French partners, including those from Russian-French University (RFU).
The 22nd International Scientific conference on the problems of economic and social development has started. Alexander Knobel, Director of the Institute of International Economics and Finance took part in a special round table "The EAEU Development Strategy until 2025: Drivers and Breakthrough Tools".
On April 6, 2021, by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin, Sergei I. Dolgov, Scientific Director of the Academy, Chief Researcher of the Institute of International Economics and Finance of the RFTA was awarded the Order of Alexander Nevsky for his merits in the development of science and many years of fruitful activity.
On April 13, 2021, the first meeting of the new composition of the Public Council under the Ministry of Finance of Russia was held in the Public Chamber. Sergei G. Sinelnikov-Murylev, Rector of the Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, was unanimously elected Chairman of the Council
From March 1 to March 11, 2021, an international student event “International InnovationLab” was held with the participation of foreign partners of the Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia: SKEMA Business School (France) and UC Leuven-Limburg University (Belgium).