Russia expects that the EU will faithfully execute the decision of the world trade organization (WTO) on energy adjustments and the access of Russian goods will improve significantly, said the head of Ministry of economic development Maxim Reshetnikov, who was quoted by the press service.
Earlier on Friday, the panel of arbitrators of the world trade organization (WTO) has supported Russia in a dispute with the EU regarding the methodology of EU energy adjustments applied in antidumping investigations, violates the rules of the organization.
Andrei Ivanov was appointed first Deputy Minister of economic development of the Russian Federation, this position will oversee large investment projects and the implementation of agreements on the protection and promotion of investments, reported on the Ministry's website.
Ivanov moved to a new position as Deputy Minister of Finance. Thus, the head of Ministry of economic development Maxim Reshetnikov now two first deputies - Ivanov promoted to first Deputy Minister, along with Mikhail Babich.
The implementation of national projects and government programs contributes to the achievement of Russia's sustainable development goals of the UN that are in tune with the socio-economic policy of the country, reported RIA Novosti in the Ministry of economic development.
On Tuesday, the Minister of economic development Maxim Reshetnikov, the Political high-level forum on sustainable development, the UN will present a voluntary national survey on the Russian Federation to achieve the sustainable development goals of the UN. The document reflects Russia's achievements in the economic, social and environmental spheres to 17 destinations.
New taxation mechanism that serves the Russian authorities will support small business in a pandemic coronavirus and will help entrepreneurs in the future, in any crisis, told RIA Novosti the main tax Advisor of the law firm Tax Compliance Yulia Pavlova.
The government of the Russian Federation at the meeting on Tuesday considered amendments to the bill on support for entrepreneurs working under the simplified tax system (STS). This is one of the tax regimes for small business when is tax payable on the common system of taxation you can choose between: 6% from all received by the owner of the income, or 15% when the object of taxation is "income minus expenses".
During the validity of the restrictions because of the coronavirus 680 thousand Russians were laid on the work, said the Minister of economic development Maxim Reshetnikov at the meeting of the government on the situation in the labour market.
The official noted that from 1 April the number of unemployed registered two million people, with only a third of them reduced.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin in the videoconference held a meeting with social workers.
The meeting was attended by Vice-Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, Minister of labour and social protection Anton Kotkov and the Minister of economic development Maxim Reshetnikov. Also include representatives of organizations that provide social services.
The government on Monday must submit to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin the national economic recovery plan.
Putin instructed the Cabinet of Ministers jointly with the regions and the business community to begin work on the plan at the end of April. The document should contain measures of business life and economic growth, restoration of employment and incomes. The President noted that the key task of the plan - not only the stabilization of the situation in the economy, and ensuring long-term, structural changes to reflect the new reality.
New business loan program at 2% to support employment starts in Russia, loans can take as small company to large business affected by the coronavirus industries, as well as a number of socially-oriented NGOs. Banks expect to issue up to 250 billion rubles of such loans.
Starting from 1 June secretitos at 2% to support employment in companies affected by the pandemic industries, announced Russian President Vladimir Putin. The repayment period is April 1, 2021. If during the term of the loan program the company will maintain employment at the level of 90% or more of its current staffing levels, after the expiration of the term of the loan the loan and interest thereon are fully charged, these costs would be borne by the state.