Medvedev will hold meeting on debt burden on regional budgets

Medvedev will hold meeting on debt burden on regional budgets


To participate in the meeting invited, in particular, the Deputy Chairman of the government Dmitry Kozak and the head of the Ministry of Finance Anton Siluanov. The meeting will also be attended by heads of regions of Russia.

MOSCOW, 30 Nov. Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev on Monday will hold a meeting where will be discussed the debt burden on regional budgets, the press service of the Cabinet of the Russian Federation.

“The thirtieth of November, Dmitry Medvedev will hold meeting on which will discuss the debt burden on regional budgets”, — stated in the message.

In the meeting will participate Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak, first Deputy head of the presidential administration Vyacheslav Volodin, the Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov and the head of the Russian regions.

According to a study prepared by “RIA Rating”, the state debt of the Russian regions continues to grow — in January-September 2015, it rose by 4% and amounted to 2.17 trillion rubles.