Oreshkin: potential economic development in Russia is very high

Орешкин: потенциал развития экономики в России очень высокий

The new head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin believes the very high potential of economic development of the Russian Federation.

“We are facing a very serious task of ensuring the acceleration of economic growth, this requires a range of measures that will remove the structural constraints that exist in the economy, and the need to realize the potential that we have, and in my opinion, the potential of Russia is very high,” he said, speaking to employees of the Ministry.

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday appointed 34-year-old Maxim Oreshkin for the post of head of economic development, who previously served as Deputy Minister of Finance of Russia.

“The Ministry works very professional team, will try as soon as possible to accept things and understand all the issues and problems of the Ministry”, — said Oreshkin.