The Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev has declared that in economy of Russia all right: increase the volume of industrial production, trade, investments, all sorts of different indicators
The press service of the Russian Government
The Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev has declared that in economy of Russia all right: increase the volume of industrial production, trade, investments, all sorts of different indicators.
«If we talk about the economy, it is obvious that in General we are all in the order of increasing industrial production, trade, macroeconomic indicators in Russia, you know, are very good, inflation is low, we try to participate in all sorts of systems and ratings», — said the head of the government during the 33rd session of the Consultative Council on foreign investments (FIAC).
According to him, the interest of foreign investors to Russia is not weakened. «Over the years, probably, someone from those who in 1994 began to attend these meetings, our market is gone, life is life, each in virtue of their causes, but the weakening of interest in Russia in General did not happen. On the contrary, even after the introduction of all sorts of different sanctions, the volume of investments under FIAS has continued to grow», — said Medvedev.
«Over the past five years as a time period is complicated, the volume of investments increased by approximately 50 percent,» he added.
«Feel the difference and the relationship between different forms of pressure and investment», — said the head of the Cabinet of Ministers.
Medvedev recalled that FIAC was established 25 years ago, and investment in Russia a quarter century ago began with approximately $ 700 million, notes TASS. «Now the annual flow of investment is measured in billions, the total investment of companies included in the Advisory Council on foreign investment, amount to about 180 billion dollars, which is quite a decent amount,» — said Medvedev.
How reminds RIA of «news», the Advisory Council on foreign investment in Russia (FIAC) was established in accordance with RF government decree of 29 September 1994. The Council is a standing body that considers and prepares proposals on issues arising from foreign institutional investors during implementation of investment projects on the territory of Russia.
The Prime Minister today said he believes the Advisory Council on foreign investments «unique venue», the like of which does not exist in other countries where the questions together, consider the first persons of the government and heads of major companies.
«I do not know if it is a good sign for our economy or not, may be better when the government does anything not sinking, but we just have not reached the stage of development of economy in our country, when the government can be a bystander economic processes,» Medvedev said.