The Russian economy has recovered despite an unstable global situation – Putin – Business & Economy
MOSCOW, September 21. / TASS /. The Russian economy has recovered, although the situation in world markets remains difficult and volatile, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting on economic policy on Tuesday.
“Let me note that, despite the general unstable situation of the world economy, the complex processes in the world markets, the Russian economy has recovered,” said the head of state.
“Very recently, we were still saying ‘he has generally recovered”, now we can already say that he has recovered, “noted the head of state.
Putin took note of the elections to the State Duma, the lower house of parliament, which were held in Russia last weekend.
“In the coming months, the most important task of the new composition of parliament will be the adoption of the federal budget for the next three years. [This is] the main financial document of the country, which will reflect in particular new measures for the development of infrastructure, the social sector and support for Russian families, “Putin said.
The President recalled that recently this issue was discussed “in a wide format”, with the participation of representatives of the United Russia party. He suggested that the government should take the results of this meeting into account when setting “federal budget priorities, making key decisions on fiscal policy for the next three-year period.”