The Russian authorities in early 2016, will discuss the development of the regions of the Baikal region

The Russian authorities in early 2016, will discuss the development of the regions of the Baikal region


About the upcoming meeting of the government Commission became known following the meeting of the government Commission on import substitution, which was held under the chairmanship of Dmitry Medvedev.

KRASNOYARSK, on 21 Dec. A meeting of the governmental Commission on questions socially-economic development of the Far East and the Baikal region will take place in one of the regions of the Baikal region in early 2016, according to the authorities of the Irkutsk region with reference to the head of the region Sergey Levchenko.

According to local authorities, it became known to the joint meeting of the government Commission on import substitution and the government Commission on the socio-economic development of the Far East and the Baikal region, which was held in Vladivostok last Friday under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

After the meeting, Medvedev met with the heads of three subjects of the Federation included in the Baikal region Irkutsk region Republic of Buryatia and Zabaykalsky Krai.

“We sent a proposal to hold the next meeting of the government Commission on the socio-economic development of the Far East and the Baikal region in one of our subjects to be dedicated to the development of our region. Dmitry Medvedev supported the initiative of the governors, giving an instruction to the Minister of the Russian Federation for Far East development Alexander Galushka. The meeting will be held in the first quarter of 2016,” — said Levchenko.

He added that by this time it is planned to prepare a number of fundamental documents for a more active inclusion of the Baikal region in development programmes.