Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov in a briefing commented on the data of “Vedomosti”, according to which on the eve of elections the Kremlin has decided to start monitoring economic events that could affect sentiment on the ground, reports .
According to the representative of the Kremlin, the idea of a newspaper stated “correct,” but “details are not true”. “This is not a new practice, but a continuous process”, — said Peskov.
He added that it’s a constant work of the presidential administration and that it is not only in the context of elections. President Putin reminded of the Sands, also need to regularly engage in social and economic issues, including disputes between major employers and the employees. “This is the usual routine work of the presidential administration,” — said Peskov.
Earlier on Monday, 27 fevralya, “Vedomosti” wrote that the administration of the President instructed the Cabinet to submit monthly report on economic developments that may have a negative impact on the socio-political and socio-economic situation in the regions.
Peskov said the newspaper that “everything is in line with the usual exchange of information”. However, the sources of the newspaper noted that this is a preparation to presidential elections.