MOSCOW, January 26. The Chairman of Vnesheconombank (VEB) Vladimir Dmitriev retained his post, his resignation is no longer negotiable. Dmitriev on 18 January met with President Vladimir Putin, which confirmed the powers of the Chairman of VEB and promised support, reports the newspaper “Vedomosti” referring to two sources from the Corporation.
Media: VEB may not need state support
“The meeting was. Discussed current issues”, – confirmed the President’s press Secretary, Dmitry Peskov, refused to give details.
Rumors about the possible resignation Dmitrieva intensified at the end of November 2015, when the question arose about the rescue of the Bank. Itself Dmitriev said that VEB obligations required 1.3 trillion rubles of government support up to 2020.
According to the law “about development Bank” its Chairman is dismissed by the decree of the President on the recommendation of the Prime Minister, who heads the Supervisory Board of VEB. But, according to the press Secretary of Prime Minister Natalia look, no documentation of the replacement Dmitrieva no.
It had said that the Prime Minister planned several meetings on the problems of development institutions. Measures to support VEB will be discussed at a meeting with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on 3 February, said the Federal official.