Zuckerberg Hunts for Programmers on Moscow Trip, Vedomosti Says

Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg is seeking to hire Russian programmers for Facebook Inc. (FB) on his trip to Moscow, Vedomosti reported, citing the heads of software developer IBS and social network VKontakte.

Zuckerberg will meet Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and attend a programming conference in the Russian capital today, the Moscow-based newspaper said.

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