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The Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Russian Far East and Alexey Tsydenov had a working meeting
The Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Russian Far East and Alexey Tsydenov had a working meeting
30-11-18 11:43
Age: 295 days




On November 30, the Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Russian Far East, Alexander Kozlov, who is on a working visit in Buryatia, met with the head of the region, Alexey Tsydenov, in Ulan-Ude.


A number of issues related to the transition of Buryatia to the Far Eastern Federal District were discussed. A project office has been created in the Ministry for Development of the Russian Far East, which is engaged in the integration of the Republic of Buryatia and the Zabaykalsky Krai into the economic space of the Russian Far East.

“A list of preferences has been created in the Russian Far Eastern regions, which allows making the existing economic climate better. They were adopted exclusively for the Russian Far East, the development of which the President of Russia identified as the priority of the 21st century. Now both Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai, will enjoy the same preferences: tax and administrative privileges within the Territories of advanced development, the opportunity to work with large investors through the Investment Promotion Agency, said Alexander Kozlov.

Employment issue was also included in the discussed topics.
“Agency for the Development of Human Capital is aimed at increasing the number of specialists in those professions that the Russian Far East needs nowadays. We have achieved many results: according to our recommendation, the lines of professions have been changed, and now young people are trained in the specialties required by new enterprises emerging in our Far Eastern regions”, said Alexander Kozlov, Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Russian Far East.

Representatives of the ministry and all development institutions:  the Far East Development Corporation, the Far East Investment and Export Agency, Agency for the Development of Human Capital and the Far East Development Fund are currently working on the territory of Buryatia.


By December 16, all developments will be brought together. Alexander Kozlov and Alexey Tsydenov agreed to meet before that to discuss what is being done with the working group and, if necessary, to clarify or supplement the available information.

Also, Alexander Kozlov and Alexey Tsydenov discussed the national program for the development of the Far East and the implementation of the May presidential decree.

“We, of course, need to be very promptly involved in this work in order to quickly find ourselves under the “Far Eastern umbrella”,” said Alexey Tsydenov.

In the Republic of Buryatia today there is a large delegation headed by the Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation,
Presidential Plenipotentiary of the Russian Far Eastern Federal District, Yury Trutnev. Just recently they visited the Zabaykalsky Krai, which, together with Buryatia, from November 3, became part of the Russian Far Eastern Federal District.








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