Ulyanovsk region was included in the top ten regions actively working on improvement of the investment climate

This was mentioned today in the report to the State Council, which took place in the Kremlin under the chairmanship of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. The main topic was Investment Appeal of Regions as the Basis of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

 This was mentioned today in the report to the State Council, which took place in the Kremlin under the chairmanship of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. The main topic was Investment Appeal of Regions as the Basis of Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

The Governor of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov participated in the work of the State Council.

Andrey Nikitin, the Governor of the Novgorod region, presented a report during the event. He noted that the regions that are actively working on improvement of the investment climate performed very well. “Three new regions - Voronezh, Moscow and Ulyanovsk ones - were included in the Top-10. All these regions have improved their indicators”, - he emphasized.

At the meeting of the Presidium of the State Council, which took place last November, Vladimir Putin said that creation of comfortable conditions for business is one of "the key conditions to ensure steady growth and development of the economy and the social sphere".

The Ulyanovsk region was mentioned as one of the leaders in implementation of 12 target models. Specific achievements of the region have been noticed in such spheres as connection to electricity networks, property registration for land plots and real estate units, support of small and medium-sized entrepreneurship, implementation of oversight activities, availability and quality of the regional legislation on mechanisms for protection of investors' rights and support of investing activities, efficiency of specialized organization for investment attraction, and quality of the investment portal.

“We are focusing on development of the investment climate in the territory of the region. This also includes development of the Port Special Economic Zone, as well as opening of new enterprises of the leading global manufacturers in Zavolzhye, where new plants have already been established or will be under construction in the near future. Soon we will launch production of wind generators that has no analogs in Russia. All of these once again prove how much we want to develop investment appeal of the region”, - said Sergey Morozov, the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region.

The project for implementation of target models to simplify business procedures and increase investment appeal was developed by the Agency for Strategic Initiatives. In 2017, it became the key one to help in improvement of business climate in the regions of the Russian Federation. The document was created after the analysis of the results of the National rating on investment climate condition in territorial entities of the Russian Federation. It also succeeds the former Government Agencies Performance Standard to ensure the favorable investment climate. Implementation of the target models is an issue under the personal control of the President Vladimir Putin and is carried out according to his orders.

17.01.18