The meeting of the Public Council under Ministry for Development of Industry and Entrepreneurship of the Murmansk Region
On April 19, 2017 the regular session of the Public Council under the Ministry for Development of Industry and Entrepreneurship of Murmansk Region was held.
Minister Olga Kuznetsova made a report on the results of the Ministry’s activities in 2016 and the plans for 2017. As she said, the main positive issues were as follows: reservation and extension of rights and guaranties of investors, effectivization of support of subjects of small and medium entrepreneurship, project-based approach to social and economic development of remote territories, stimulation of tourism in the region.
Besides, members of the public council discussed the issues of interaction of the Agency of Strategic Initiatives for Promotion of New Projects and authorities and entrepreneurship community of Murmansk Region when applying target models for simplifying procedures of conducting business and enhancing the investment attractiveness of Murmansk Region approved by directive No. 50-RP of the Government of Murmansk Region dd. 22.02.2017.
As a result, the decision was taken to hold a meeting of the expert community representatives and executive bodies of state authorities of Murmansk Region dedicated to practical aspects of applying destination models in the region.
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.