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  • Monotowns will attract investment in Yakutia

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    The Monotown Development Foundation and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) signed a general agreement on cooperation in the development of single-industry municipalities of the republic. The document was signed by Ilya Krivogov, General Director of the Monotowns Development Foundation and Egor Borisov, the head of Yakutia. The press service of the Foundation reports.
  • More than 1.3 trillion rubles of investments for the Far East

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    More than 1.3 trillion rubles of investments was attracted to the Far East at the expense of 465 investment projects, the implementation of which is planned until 2020.
    This was stated by Russian Minister for Development of the Far East Aleksandr Galushka at a press conference for TASS.
  • Moscow Works Out Road Map For Yakutia


    A series of meetings with the participation of federal executive bodies on working out of "road maps" for complex socio-economic development of Yakutia was completed in Moscow.
  • New investments changed the economy of the Far East

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    New investments are diversifying the structure of the Far Eastern Federal District. 73% of new enterprises are not connected with the extraction of natural resources. These are manufacturing industries, logistics, agriculture, tourism, Minister of Development of the Far East Aleksandr Galushka announced February 8, reports the press service of Minvostokrazvitiya.
  • PwC research shows ALROSA is the industry leader in social investments

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    According to the research of sustainable development indicators conducted by PwC, Public Joint Stock Company ALROSA is the leader in the diamond mining industry in terms of investing in social programs.
  • Russia offers China to establish a center of support


    Minvostokrazvitiya of the Russian Federation has offered to establish Far Eastern Center of support of investors from China.
  • Russia to ease citizenship rules for foreigners investing $10 mln in Far East


    The Russian president announced that at a plenary session of the Eastern Economic Forum
  • The Government discusses ways to improve investment attractiveness of Yakutia

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    At the last St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, it was noted that the investment attractiveness of Yakutia, in comparison with other subjects of Russia, has lost two positions. The reasons for this and ways to improve the investment climate in the region were discussed on June 7 at a meeting of the coordinating commission in the government of the republic.
  • The key for investment: Yakutia will launch a project financing factory


    Yakutia, Vnesheconombank (VEB) and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) on February 15 signed a memorandum on the margins of the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi, within the framework of which a new tool for long-term investment will be created in the republic – a project financing factory.
  • The share of foreign investors in the Far East can grow up to 50%

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    The share of foreign investors in the Far East can grow from the current 30% to 50%. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister, Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev in an interview to Rossiyskaya Gazeta.
  • The World Bank will help municipalities implement projects in Yakutia 26.07.2016 BtpevvIlddUdVlz9PT92HEV5OVf12NMD

    In 2016 the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) was chosen as a pilot region for the implementation of the initiative budgeting program. In order to provide methodical help World Bank experts recently arrived in Yakutsk.
  • Vladimir Putin: Yakutia is one of the best regions to attract investment

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    The head of Yakutia, Egor Borisov, took part in the final meeting of the Russian State Council this year, chaired by President Vladimir Putin, held in the Kremlin, and was entirely devoted to investment policy in the regions.
  • What is the guarantee of improving the quality of life in Yakutia?


    The guarantee of the stability of the economic situation in Yakutia and the general improvement in the quality of life of in Yakutia is the focus on developing their own production, said Aleksei Repik, President of the All Russia Public Organization Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia), following a meeting with the head of the republic Egor Borisov on July 11 in Yakutsk, the press service of the head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) and the government of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) reports.
  • Yakut companies are entering the Eurasian market

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    Food City Agro Cluster opened a new shopping and exhibition hall of Yakutia. "Yakutia is represented by ten manufacturing companies, which act under the aegis of the operator - Aigul trading house," - said Director of the Ministry of Agriculture department of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Vasili Afanasiev.
  • Yakutia - Canada: New Horizons of Cooperation

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    As part of the organization of business mission of regional development institutions of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) a series of meetings and events with the participation of Deputy Director General of Investment Promotion Agency of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Yuliana DIRYAKHOVA and Deputy General Director of JSC "Republican investment company" Diana PETROVA was held in the cities of Ottawa and Toronto (Canada).

  • Yakutia attracted a record amount of investment in 2017

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    The volume of investments in the fixed capital of Yakutia for 2017, according to preliminary data, amounted to 360.3 billion rubles, which is the historical maximum for this indicator. The growth rate compared to 2016 in comparable prices was 127.8%, reports the press service of the head and government of the republic.
  • Yakutia enters TOP 15 Most Attractive Russian regions for foreign investment

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    The Editorial Board of the BIGRUSSIA Multi-Lingual Internet Magazine (short for Business Investment Guide to RUSSIA) on the eve of St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2017 will kick off on June 1) conducted a survey among the heads of foreign Chambers of Trade and Commerce, Associations and Unions of foreign entrepreneurs, as well as consulting agencies that conduct business in Russia.
  • Yakutia expects double investment growth

    Authorities of Yakutia expect in 2017 investment growth in fixed assets of the region by 1.8 times - up to 479 billion rubles, according to TASS.

  • Yakutia Investment Program for 2017 increased by 17%


    The investment program of Yakutia has been increased from 13 billion rubles to 15.3 billion rubles owing to the displacement and clarification of the national budget for 2017, reported on December 26 First Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Economy Aleksey Struchkov at the meeting of the Government of the Republic.
  • Yakutia is included in the number of regions with high investment attractiveness

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    Yakutia is included in the number of regions with high investment attractiveness according to the report of National Rating Agency (NRA) for 2016. In addition to the republic, the rating also includes Tomsk and Sverdlovsk Regions, according to Izvestiya.