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Source: Russia – Council of the Federation
Among the issues discussed is the implementation of the Resolution of the Federation Council on the socio-economic development of the region, adopted following the results of the Days of the Region in the upper chamber.
Chairman of the Subcommittee on Administrative Law of the Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Building Alexander Bashkin Bashkin Alexander Davydovich, a representative from the executive body of state power of the Astrakhan Region, within the framework of the regional week, took part in a meeting of the Public Chamber of the Astrakhan Region.
The Governor of the Astrakhan Region Igor Babushkin spoke at the meeting. He informed the members of the Public Chamber about the most urgent tasks facing the region. Among them – the creation of the Caspian cluster, which will include the country’s only special port economic zone “Lotos”, provision of conditions for safe navigation in the lower reaches of the Volga, organization of year-round passage of ships in the water area from Astrakhan to Rostov-on-Don, construction of a powerful container terminal and the sea station in Astrakhan. “It is also necessary to complete the construction of the Eastern bypass, build the Northern bypass of the city, reconstruct 160 bridges and the runway of the Kustodiev airport.” The Governor spoke about the project to create the Caspian cultural and educational cluster, which includes three areas: culture, education and tourism. Igor Babushkin emphasized that in order to solve such large-scale tasks, it is necessary to consolidate the status of a priority geostrategic territory for the Astrakhan region at the federal level. He recalled that when the Days of the Astrakhan Region were held in the Federation Council in May this year, this proposal received serious support from the senators.
Alexander Bashkin took part in a meeting of the Public Chamber of the Astrakhan Region
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Alexander Bashkin said that he works closely with members of the regional government in order to most effectively implement the tasks outlined in the Resolution of the Federation Council “On state support for the socio-economic development of the Astrakhan region.” The Government of the Russian Federation, which will make it possible to build an individual program for the development of the region.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.