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Vladimir Putin: Efforts to improve the investment climate in Russia were not in vain

The Head of the State comments on raising the country's position in Doing Business ranking
29th October 2014

A draft law on social entrepreneurship was submitted to the State Duma

The document's authors believe that its adoption will increase social responsibility of business to society and help address the country’s critical social problems
22nd October 2014

The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East (Minvostokrazvitiya): territories of advanced development fuel the demand for small business

The Minister is confident that the arrival of large investors will enable SMEs to grow to a new level
15th October 2014

Medvedev approved a “roadmap” to support import substitution in agriculture for 2014-2015

Implementation of the plan will help to increase the production of agricultural products, raw materials and food, and to reduce the dependence of the domestic food market on imports
8th October 2014

The Federation Council ratified the Treaty on the Eurasian Economic Union

The head of the upper house of Parliament Valentina MATVIENKO called it a historic event for the post-Soviet space
1st October 2014

Dmitry Medvedev: Sales tax is not to be introduced, but the regions get the right to apply special charges

This is about, for example, charges for the right to trade, for the provision of catering services, taxi services, as well as tourist or resort charges
24th September 2014

VAT and PIT are not yet to be increased, - Igor SHUVALOV

At the same time the First Deputy Prime Minister did not exclude the possibility that Russia will have to change the tax system due to external conditions and insufficiently high economic growth rates
17th September 2014

Russia is to create Monocities Development Fund

The fund will serve as the project office for the implementation of investment projects in such municipalities
10th September 2014

Russia establishes Industry Development Fund

The Fund will be formed on the basis of the Russian Foundation for Technological Development, which is transmitted into the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Industry and Trade
3rd September 2014

The Civic Chamber proposes to engage business into creating jobs for elderly people

The organization notes that less than 1% of entrepreneurs are involved in the social sphere
27th August 2014