MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On Thursday, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Marat Khusnullin chaired a meeting of the Government Commission on Regional Development. It was attended by Minister of Construction Irek Fayzullin, representatives of the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Energy, the Ministry of Transport and the heads of regions. The meeting was held in intercom mode.
In his welcoming speech, Marat Khusnullin drew the attention of regional leaders to the fact that, on behalf of the President, work is underway to create instruments for financing infrastructure projects in the regions.
“We are currently working on the rules for the selection of infrastructure projects for the provision of infrastructure loans. We expect that the selection rules will be adopted immediately after the President signs the amendments to the Budget Code. Infrastructure budget loans will be provided for the implementation of projects for the construction of transport, engineering, communal, social, tourist infrastructures, infrastructure facilities for technoparks and in the field of housing, as well as for investment in public transport, ”said Marat Khusnullin.
The first item on the agenda of the meeting was the implementation of the national project “Housing and Urban Environment” in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
“I would like to note that as of June 1, 2021, according to the operational data of the regions, the dynamics of commissioning in relation to the same period last year – plus 23.6%, which is 27.4 million square meters. m. 39 regions are in the green zone, that is, they are ahead of the country’s average, ”said the Deputy Prime Minister.
“Today the Ministry of Construction of Russia pays special attention to the development of urban agglomerations, which are the main points of growth in the regions. I would like to note that the analysis of the main indicators of the socio-economic development of cities with a population of over 500 thousand inhabitants, factors affecting the dynamics of demand and changes in supply, has already been carried out, a consolidated rating of cities in terms of housing construction potential has been formed, “the Minister of Construction, Housing and Communal Services of the Russian Federation emphasized. Federation Irek Fayzullin.
Speaking about the Stimul program, the Minister of Construction and Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation also noted that 4.54 million square meters are planned to be commissioned in 2021. m of housing. Today the volume of commissioning amounted to 1.17 million sq. m, which is 25.8% of the plan.
In terms of resettlement of emergency housing, a little more than 59 thousand people were resettled (55% of the established indicator for 2021), 1.03 million square meters were resettled. m (53% of the indicator for 2021). In the Sakhalin region and the Karachay-Cherkess Republic, the resettlement of citizens according to the plan for 2019-2021 has been fully completed.
The Ministry of Construction of Russia is developing a procedure for selecting infrastructure projects for financing through infrastructure budget loans. When selecting projects for financing, it is proposed to proceed from an assessment of the complex socio-economic effect and compliance with strategic documents for the development of regions, excluding the use of approaches inherent in the assessment of commercial projects.
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