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Prime Minister of Russia Michael Mishustin has expanded the list of industries affected by the pandemic coronavirus. The corresponding decree on Sunday, June 28, published on the government website.
Special support is provided for rail and water passenger transport. The demand for them, according to the government, has decreased markedly during the spread of coronavirus infection. Only the long-distance trains for the first half of April passenger traffic fell by 77 percent.
As support measures the authorities will introduce a delay of rental payments for real estate, delay in the payment of all taxes, except VAT and interest-free loans for emergency needs and pay salaries, preferential loans at the rate of two percent and a moratorium on the bankruptcy, carrying out scheduled and unscheduled inspections.
Earlier it was reported that the quarantine for pandemic coronavirus cost the Russian business 3.7 trillion rubles. Calculations made analytical Department of FinExpertiza. Among the most affected sectors were the production of cars and trade cars, ground transportation, including taxi, manufacturing products such as jewelry, musical instruments, toys and medical equipment, education services, catering, oil and gas production.
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