"We have made it known that we will draw a list of strategic companies entitled to special attention. An initial list has already been published. The matter concerns companies playing a unique, strategic economic role. They are responsible for our compliance with international pledges and possess unique technologies. It certainly concerns companies with major social responsibilities-large employers on which cities and other localities depend for their sustenance."
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin chaired a meeting of the Governmental Commission on Sustainable Development of the Russian Economy