Mironov believes the name of the new Ministry of digital development failed

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobacteria Mironov. Archival photoMironov believes the name of the new Ministry of digital development failed© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The leader of the faction «Fair Russia» in the state Duma Sergey Mironov considers unfortunate name of the new Ministry of digital development, communications and mass communications of the because most Russians, it is not clear.

Earlier on Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the decree «About structure of Executive authorities», according to which the Ministry of communications and mass communications will be renamed the Ministry for digital development, communications and mass communications.

«The phrase «digital development» in the title of a new structure requires the disclosure of its semantic content. The majority of the population of Russia the essence of these processes and, moreover, their importance for the economy, doesn’t understand. Because nobody explains» — quoted Mironov’s press service.

As the politician believes, in this regard, the Ministry of digital development is perceived to be a significant part of the society as yet another strange structure. The leader of the socialist party believes that the image and objectives would be consistent with the use of the term «information technology», which is perceived quite neutrally.

«Reference to the concept of «information» would be in line with the objectives of the large-scale introduction of electronic, digital technology in health care, education, industrial production, procedures of interaction between citizens and government, since… it is the exchange of information is the basic process», — said Mironov.

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