Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev will hold an outreach meeting in Yakutsk on topical issues of ensuring national security in the Russian Far East: they will discuss demography, migration policy and the development of border areas, RIA Novosti reported.
According to Deputy Minister for Development of Russian Far East Sergey Kachaev, the regions of the Far East differ significantly in terms of population and demographic situation, 89 percent of the population of Russian Far East. live in five of them - in Yakutia, Primorski and Khabarovsk Krais, the Amur and Sakhalin Oblasts.
July 19-20, the 22nd annual meeting of the Russian-American Pacific Partnership (RAPP) was held in Yakutsk for the first time, aimed at enhancing business ties between the regions of the two countries.
22nd meeting of the Russian-American Pacific Partnership (RAPP) in Yakutsk is intended to expand trade and investment cooperation between the regions of the Russian Federation and the US states. This was stated by First Vice-Premier - Minister of Economy of the republic Aleksei Struchkov.
22nd annual meeting of the Russian-American Pacific Partnership was opened in Yakutsk today, July 19. Such a meeting is held in the republic for the first time. The participants of the event noted that RAPP is a productive platform for direct dialogue between governments, business and scientific circles of the Far Eastern regions of the Russian Federation and the western US states.
The meeting of the Russian-American Pacific Partnership in the territory of Yakutia proves that there is a mutual interest between the US west coast and the region. This was stated by Deputy Director of the Department of Europe and North America of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia Dmitry Sazhin at the opening of the Forum in the capital of the republic on July 19.
The Forum of the Russian-American Pacific Partnership (RAPP) is an effective mechanism for maintaining business activity between Yakutia and the United States. This was stated by the head of the government of the region Evgeny Chekin during the opening of the event, which is taking place in the capital of the republic.
On Tuesday the Council of Federation Committee on Social Policy approved changes to the Tax Code of the Russian Federation in terms of creating favorable conditions for the implementation of tourist and recreational activities in the Far Eastern Federal District, TASS reports.