Revealed: the “secret principle” the selection of Ministers of Finance


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The head of the chamber Alexei Kudrin jokingly said that the post of the Minister of Finance appoints only those who know how to play drums. He told about it on air of TV channel “Russia-1”.

Asked about Hobbies, he noted that he prefers to play sports and to play drums. According to him, to spend time playing drums he rarely. “It’s basically when your friends birthday, just for jokes, maybe because I have not played in any way professionally or even in a Amateur kind of teams not involved,” he said.

The same musical hobby and was the Minister of Finance, first Deputy Prime Minister Anton Siluanov. Kudrin, who served as Finance Minister from 2000 to 2011, joked that according to this principle they were appointed to this post at different times. “Do not know how to play the drums — you don’t Shine. Property of a drummer in the band is to keep the team’s rhythm. This is probably what separates us”, — he explained.

During the same interview in the program “actors with Naila Asker-zade” Kudrin spoke about the billion-theft of Roscosmos, warned about a possible increase in gasoline prices in 2019 and proposed to promote social contracts for the unemployed Russians.

In September it was reported that Deputy transport Minister Alan Lushnikov will leave the post and music. He plays in a rock band Ctrlband.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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