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The head of the government Mikhail Mishustin held the first meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and instructed to conduct an audit of progress on the implementation of national projects. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the government.
According to the Agency, the meeting discussed issues related to the implementation of the message of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly. It is noted that the new head of government decided to maintain the format of meetings on Monday introduced former British Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
The second Cabinet meeting is scheduled for January 30.
Earlier Mishustin during a speech in the state Duma promised personal liability of the members of the future government for achieving the objectives of national projects. He also said that the may decrees of the President of the country will remain binding, and one of the main tasks of the new government will be to return the lost trust between the government and business.
January 16, Putin signed a decree on the appointment of Michael mishustina for the post of Prime Minister. Before his candidacy was supported by deputies of the state Duma. For the first time in history there was not a single vote against. The government of Dmitry Medvedev resigned after the President announced changes in the Russian Constitution.
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