the Functions of the reserve might be extended, and at present, various departments are working on the possibility of a temporary foreclosure of a number of Russian goods. In an interview with RBC said the Deputy Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation Yuri Borisov.
“the reserve is a repository of material resources of the state, it is, in fact, used the money. You keep them in a jar in the form of money and gold bullion in the form of a competitive, marketable product, at the right time and parry those or other risks. This function of the reserve to be fully possessed and is now just on my behalf colleagues working on this issue, prepare the relevant proposals”, — TASS quoted the Deputy Prime Minister.
He explained that the Reserve was not reserve of means of individual protection in the period of high demand in the country, and were also devices for artificial lung ventilation (ALV) manufactured 1980-ies.
we will Remind, on June 3 at a meeting chaired by Russian President Vladimir Putin, Borisov criticized the work of the reserve, indicating that during the crisis caused by the pandemic coronavirus infection COVID-19, the Agency has shown its ineffectiveness. “In a crisis situation it is necessary to say that he (Rosrezerv) has shown its low efficiency. The fact that the item needed was not there, and the update mechanism starting products stored in the Reserve, the turnover of the Deputy Prime Minister.
According to him, has set up a Commission, which will specify the range and give the answer to the question, “is there a need for the products we are there (in the Reserve — ed.) store.”
moreover, it is assured Borisov, it is necessary to create “an effective mechanism for updates for this product”.
let’s Add that the Russian economy in February—March 2020 was under the powerful impact of two negative factors — the rapid spread of the pandemic coronavirus infection COVID-19 and its deleterious effect on the global economy and collapse in oil prices. Against this background, the rouble significantly depreciated against the dollar and the Euro. Reacting to the situation, the government and the Bank of Russia adopted several packages of measures to support the economy and citizens.
may 11, Putin announced the end of may 12, a single period of days off, entered March 30, in the fight against COVID-19. He also announced the beginning of implementation of the third package of anti-crisis measures, under which the state, in particular, will increase targeted support for families with children, small businesses, individual entrepreneurs and self-employed. In addition, the President instructed the government to prepare a national plan for long-term development of the economy, the recovery in employment and incomes.
on 27 may, the Minister of economic development (MED) of the Russian Federation Maxim Reshetnikov said that the total cost of anti-crisis measures to support the Russian economy, aimed at combating the impact of the pandemic coronavirus has reached 3.3 trillion rubles.
on 2 June Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has presented to Putin a national plan for the recovery of the Russian economy in 2020-2021 years, noting in particular that the cost of the plan will be about 5 trillion rubles.
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