Council for Investment Climate Improvement in the Murmansk region gathered for Regular Session
On March 2, 2016 the Council for the Investment Climate Improvement in the Murmansk region gathered for a regular session (hereinafter referred as to the Council).
The session participants heard the annual report on the state and the development of the competition environment on the markets of goods, works and services in the Murmansk region in 2015 and the implementation of the competition development standard in the region.
The Council for the Investment Climate Improvement considered the report prepared by the JSC “Corporation for Development of the Murmansk region” on the results, major fields of the activities, as well as on plans of action for the current year. Among priority activities of the Corporation of Development of the Murmansk Region is the revealing new growth points of initiatives, ideas and formed projects of small- and medium-size business companies of the Murmansk region. For this purpose since the spring of the year 2015 the Corporation with the support of the regional Ministry for development of industry and entrepreneurship started implementation of the program “Polar Invest-Express” aimed at detection and further support of such initiatives.
The governor of the Murmansk region
Today, the Governor Marina Kovtun held a meeting of the Council on improving the investment climate in the Murmansk Region. The Head of the region recalled that in the National Investment Climate Rating for the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in 2016, the Murmansk Region rose by 20 points, improving its position to the 32nd place. For the third consecutive year, the region is included in the third group of regions, confirming the status of the region with favorable conditions for business development.
On June 23, 2017, in the Kolenergo Central electrical networks (2A Festivalnaya Street, the town of Apatity, the Murmansk Region), the Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs of the Murmansk Region (Regional Association of Employers) will meet with representatives of the business community of the municipal entities of the town of Apatity and the town of Kirovsk.