Putin: Russia will strive to preserve macroeconomic indicators

Putin: Russia will strive to preserve macroeconomic indicators


The Russian government will seek to maintain macroeconomic indicators, adhering to a conservative attitude toward public expenditures. Vladimir Putin expressed confidence that in the near future decisions will be made to provide targeted support in the social sphere.

KRASNAYA POLYANA (Sochi), 22 Oct. Russia will seek to maintain macroeconomic figures with a very conservative attitude to public spending, said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

“We will strive to maintain macroeconomic figures with a very conservative attitude to public spending, meaning that real wages are currently slightly fell. I am sure that in future it growth of the economy will grow, but in this regard, we must move now will be taken appropriate decisions at the legislative level — to more targeted support in the social sphere”, — Putin said at the final meeting of the discussion club “Valdai” on Thursday.

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