Mishustin instructed until 10 March to make a programme for the development of lagging regions

last year, the Cabinet has identified ten regions with the worst development indicators. The list includes Adygea, Chuvashia, Kalmykia, Karelia, Tyva, Mari El, the Republic of Altai and Altai Krai, Pskov and Kurgan region. Each assigned a personal adviser from among the Vice-premiers and Ministers of government.

Photo: Mikhail Sinitsyn/ RG the Cabinet has expanded the list of regions for testing driverless cars

For the implementation of programs to 2024, the Cabinet will allocate 5 billion rubles. The regions which demonstrate good performance, then can still count on the same amount.

on Tuesday, Mikhail Mishustin, approved the first program. He went to the mound to directly to discuss necessary for the recovery of the region’s economy measures.

– March 10, I instruct all supervisors to finalize and submit to the government a program to create conditions for advancing socio-economic growth in these regions, the Prime Minister said at a government meeting on Thursday.

He stressed that he intends to continue his travels around the country to understand the real situation on the ground and promptly solve the existing problems there.