“Our task is to prevent any damage to our national interests, on the one hand, and to minimise administrative barriers and expand the range of industries with good investment prospects.”
“Russia and Vietnam are very close friends and strategic partners. We have advanced our cooperation in various spheres in recent years.”
“The most important thing is that business people, irrespective of the size of their business, see improvements every day.”
“The Iskander-M is clearly among the most effective weapons in its class, and we consider it to be much better than its foreign analogues.”
The main topic of conversation was the role of the medical community and other self-regulated professional communities. The prime minister emphasised that they can only be effective when they “have the right to put things in order” their respective spheres.
“Every permanent resident of the inundated communities must receive 160,000 roubles, including 100,000 from the federal budget and 60,000 from the territorial budget, regardless of the extent of property losses incurred…”
“Today, Russian-Belarusian cooperation in all areas is very meaningful, open and effective,” the Russian prime minister said.
“We will continue giving priority to consistent salary increases for teachers at schools and kindergartens, doctors, scientists, and, naturally, librarians and museum workers – in general for all social and cultural workers."
“The government must closely monitor the relief and reconstruction efforts,” the Prime Minister said about the disaster in the Krasnodar Territory. He said that humanitarian aid must be delivered on schedule and reach its intended recipients. “Compassion is something that needs our attention,” Dmitry Medvedev said.
“The bank will invest about 2 trillion roubles, almost 2.5% of GDP, in the Russian economy until the end of 2015.”
“The government has no right to ignore any appeal; all appeals must be examined and decided upon. Clean-up operations must begin as soon as possible.”
“Bereaved families will each be issued 1 million roubles from the federal budget and 1 million roubles from the budgets of both the Krasnodar Territory and the Pskov Region,” Dmitry Medvedev said. He added that “one-off payments will be provided to compensate for the loss of property.”
Dmitry Medvedev states the need for the creation of the national budget website. Medvedev said: “Our people have the right to know how the state funds are spent, how the federal budget is formed and how the federal budget funds are spent.”
Vladivostok and most of the facilities are ready for APEC Leaders’ Week – Prime Minister
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev chairs a meeting “On improving the earthquake resistance of residential buildings, infrastructure facilities and vital support systems in the earthquake regions of the Russian Federation”
Dmitry Medvedev said he had decided to extend the programme to increase the quake resistance of residential buildings, infrastructure facilities and other systems in Russia’s quake-prone regions to 2018.