In a Ministry called the deterrent to investment in the Russian far East

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The Deputy head of the Ministry of the Russian Federation Alexander Krutikov considers a low-density infrastructure in the far East is enormous deterrent to investment in the macro-region.

«The density of the infrastructure is ten times lower than in the European part of the country, that’s huge deterrent for investment in the far East,» said Krutikov, speaking at a session of the «Targeted infrastructure support of the business: what’s next?» at the Eastern economic forum.

The head of the Corporation of development of the Far East Denis Tikhonov, in turn, noted the underdevelopment of the market of construction services in the region.

«We are holding a contest, even a competitive environment are unable to form because very few companies,» he explained.

The decision on creation of external infrastructure need to take into account the opinion of the authorities of regions, the head of Yakutia Aisen Nikolaev.

«Such decisions need to take into account the opinion of the regional authorities, bodies of local self-government», — said Nikolaev.

Fourth Eastern economic forum will be held at the site of the far Eastern Federal University campus on the Russian island on September 11-13. MIA «Russia today» is the General information partner of the WEF.

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