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A plan for implementing the Strategy for Innovative Development of the Russian Federation for 2015-2016 has been approved

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a plan for implementing the Strategy for Innovative Development of the Russian Federation for 2015-2016, which is the second stage of the Strategy 2020. The plan was elaborated by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
20th March 2015

Small business to be released from antitrust prosecution

President Vladimir Putin signed a law increasing the amount of damage for the restriction of competition by 10 times
13th March 2015

Costs of establishing technoparks in the field of high technology in regions are to subsidized

Ministry of Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation is launching a new mechanism to support regions, which set up industrial parks in the field of high technologies
13th March 2015

New laws for business will be “filtered”

The Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation supported the idea of a more thorough assessment of drat laws if they lead to increased costs for business and citizens
5th March 2015

Social entrepreneurship is a growing point for regions’ economy

Social entrepreneurship is a growing point for regions’ economy, - said the Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy Alexander Borisov, commenting on the results XII Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum
5th March 2015

Favorable business climate is to be formed in Russia through legislative changes

The State Duma intends to release the domestic business from excessive administrative burdens, - says the head of the relevant committee Igor Rudensky
27th February 2015

Russia is not going to curtail programs to improve business climate

Despite all the difficulties and risks, Russian economy continues to grow, and the domestic market has always been and remains to be one of the most intensive and one of the most attractive markets in Europe, - said the speaker of the State Duma Sergey Naryshkin
27th February 2015

The Government of the Russian Federation discussed issues of technological innovations

The protection of technological innovations, including in the field of “industrial property”, was on the agenda of the meeting of the Presidium of the Presidential Council of the Russian Federation on Economic Modernization and Innovative Development of Russia
20th February 2015

Insurance premiums for small business can be halved

The State Duma deputies proposed to reduce insurance premiums for small business to 14%. This is possible; however it is necessary to find the source of the replacement to the income shortfall, the government says. For example, raising the retirement age might be the option, RBC reports
20th February 2015