MOSCOW, may 9. /TASS/. Transformation in the Ministry of Finance in connection with the formation of the new government of Russia is not planned. This was stated by TASS, the acting Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov.
“We are not planning any changes to enter the Ministry of Finance in connection with the formation of a new government. The Ministry of Finance is one of the basic ministries, both worked, and will work, hopefully, will also work successfully in the new government,” he said.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev proposed the candidacy of siluanova to the post of first Deputy Prime Minister for economy and Finance in the new government.
Answering the question about the possibility of combining in the new government as first Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance if his candidacy for the post of Deputy head of the Cabinet of Ministers is approved, Siluanov said: “the Final version will be approved after the formation of the new government, the structure of the government. Soon it will be already clear, so a little wait”.