The acting Governor of Jewish Autonomous region Rostislav Goldstein in an interview with RIA Novosti said that almost all projects with the Chinese side after normalization by COVID-19 will require a reboot.
"Our close ties with China is dictated by cross-border provision of EAO. Of course, we are happy to welcome our Chinese partners after all the events related COVID-19. But we will impose high demands on environmental friendliness of production in agriculture and industry. However, it is exactly that after the epidemic, almost all projects will require a restart," said Goldstein, responding to a question about plans to work with Chinese investors after the pandemic.
New points of growth of economy of the Jewish Autonomous region can become projects to create cluster of pharmaceuticals and medical products, as well as a farm for growing ginseng, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein.
"In the region in the coming month will complete the registration of all necessary documents for creating a new cluster for production of medical pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and medical products. The project will last six years, the total number of employees that will be involved, – more than 10 thousand," said Goldstein.
Commissioning of the railway bridge Nizhneleninskoye-Tongjiang (PRC) across the Amur river, scheduled for the summer of 2021, will allow the Jewish Autonomous region become the most promising region in the far Eastern Federal district, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein.
"Our neighbors - Asian dragons - build a new civilization and a new economy. And the JAR is actually in the centre of this global construction. We have 500 kilometers of the state border. In June of the following year, when the system enters a bridge Nizhneleninskoye-of Tuscan, EAO will be the most promising regions of DFO are not just for the transit of goods, and to create industrial parks and building value chains. We have the best logistics than others. I'm sure", the Agency said Goldstein.
About a third of the inhabitants of the Jewish Autonomous region, including pensioners, the poor and large families have received free food baskets during the period of the mode of isolation, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein.
"To protect the citizens – such is the task I have set from the beginning of the epidemic of the coronavirus. In the framework of the regional project "Jewish Autonomous region – the territory of action" volunteers, social workers, representatives from organizations of political parties brought home free food parcels," he told Goldstein.
More than 1.2 thousand applications on granting of tax benefits received from entrepreneurs and companies of the Jewish Autonomous region on the background of the pandemic, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein.
According to him, the region has taken the decision to reduce tax rates and delays in rent for six months. Simplified taxation scheme can use about 2 thousand companies. More than 400 organizations reduced rates of tax. The deferred rent will receive 20 companies using the state property of the region. Reduced rate of the unified agricultural tax will be able to use 334 of the recipient.
The Jewish Autonomous region together with the Federal ministries have prepared proposals for the allocation of additional funds to balance the budget, agreed the amount of 1.53 billion rubles, said the acting Governor of the region Rostislav Goldstein in an interview with RIA Novosti.
In late may, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev instructed the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation and the government of the EAO to submit proposals for additional funds to balance the budget. Goldstein then said that the amount of imbalance of the budget of the region is of 2.06 billion rubles.
The acting Governor of Jewish Autonomous region Rostislav Goldstein in an interview with RIA Novosti said, as had spent 10 days in isolation and worked from home during this time, his subordinates are more tired than when he went to work.
Earlier it was reported that in may one of the members of the regional oberstab to prevent the spread of the coronavirus identified COVID-19. The participants of the meeting, including Goldstein, had to go to the isolation.
Jewish Autonomous oblast may lose its national flavor in the case of an Association with the Khabarovsk territory, and such a merger is unlikely to give people comfort, which is worth thinking for such decisions, said in an interview with RIA Novosti acting Governor EAO Rostislav Goldstein.
As previously reported, on may 13 in Naryan-Mar the Memorandum of understanding by enterprises of the Arkhangelsk region and Nenets Autonomous district was signed by the heads of regions Alexander Tsybulsky and Yuri Bezdomny. It was assumed that the final decision about the merger of subjects of the Russian Federation will take residents in a referendum, the date of which is not defined. For the operational input to the regions established working groups. It was the occasion to discuss the possibility of uniting the Jewish Autonomous region and Khabarovsk territory, of which it was a member until 1993.
The acting head of the Jewish Autonomous region Rostislav Goldstein appealed to the Federal centre with the request to give the region the means to eliminate the consequences of heavy hail in the village of Nikolaevka, the damage from which made up 60 million rubles, the press service of the Governor.
Earlier it was reported that hail the size of a pigeon's egg fell on Nikolaevka on Saturday night, damaged the roofs of houses and social objects, vehicles, glazing of greenhouses, died in garden planting. In the village work of the Commission for the assessment of damages, there arrived rescuers, introduced a state of local emergency.
"United Russia" nominated the acting Governor of the Jewish Autonomous region, Secretary of his regotdeleniya candidate on elections of the head region, the press service of the party.
"During the XXXIII conference of the regional branch of "United Russia" in the Jewish Autonomous region, the delegates unanimously supported the candidacy Rostislav Goldstein to nominate for the elections of senior officials, which will be held in a single voting day on September 13", - is spoken in the message.