Project Office meeting chaired by the Vice-Governor Of the Murmansk Oblast, Mr. G.I. Stratiy
Chaired by the Vice-Governor of the Murmansk Oblast, Mr. G.I.Stratiy, on August 18, 2015 the Project Office held a meeting on monitoring results of implementing Standard of activities of the executive bodies of the Territorial Entity of the Russian Federation for ensuring favorable investment climate in the Murmansk region and for implementing National Rating of investment climate conditions in the Murmansk region; representatives of specialized executive authorities of state power participated in the meeting.
At the meeting they considered the course of works in several directions: work of the Board for improving investment climate in the Murmansk region; assessment of regulatory impact of statutory instruments adopted and being adopted in the Murmansk region, which touch on business activities; operation of the board in the area of State regulation of tariffs.
In the framework of work the Board considered progress report of implementing Investment strategy of the Murmansk Oblast up to year 2020 and up to the year 2025 including the year 2014, operation report of Interagency Investment Projects Review Commission for the years 2014-2015, and results of National rating of investment climate conditions in the Murmansk region were introduced as well.
As ranked by National Rating by indicator “Government Authority Regulatory Impact Assessment”, the Murmansk Oblast was awarded the high assessment countrywide and entered to “the top best practices”.
The governor of the Murmansk region
From January 1, 2019, amendments to the Tax Code of the Russian Federation come into force, giving employers the right to take into account the costs of tourist vouchers for Russia for employees when calculating income tax.
n addition, in the course of full-time training modules, the problems of interdepartmental cooperation between state and municipal authorities in initiating and developing projects in the field of PPP were discussed, as well as program participants familiarized themselves with the practical aspects of financial structuring and developing a financial model of the project, features of competitive selection of private partners, post- competitive negotiations, tax and budgetary aspects on the example of concession agreements and PPP agreements. In addition, participants familiarized themselves with the methods of evaluating the effectiveness and justifying the comparative advantage.