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American business expects from the new government of Russia structural reforms. In an interview with RIA Novosti said the President of the American chamber of Commerce Alexis Rodzianko.
According to him, American businessmen hope that the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers will ease the pressure on the business, make him relax and develop. However, I noticed Rodzianko, “emancipation means something loss of control over the situation”, and control is important for the government.
“It is also important to see how the government will find this compromise. Now everyone expects government steps to encourage economic growth, and we also hope so,” admitted Rodzianko.
Entrepreneurs can already see improvement, he said.
“I hear from companies that 2017 was better for them in 2016, in many cases, the growth of the business of the companies was more than 10 percent. The first half of this year, according to the forecasts, ahead of the first half of last year, which in itself was not bad”, — said the head of the chamber of Commerce.
The Russian government on 7 may has resigned after the inauguration of Vladimir Putin. The Financial Times and Bloomberg reported that the new composition of the Cabinet will back the former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin. Its tasks will include the reform of the Russian economy and the establishment of relations with the West.
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