The State Council, sessions and business meetings. Representatives of Yamal are participating in the Eastern Economic Forum
15:36 3 сентября 2019
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Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug is participating in the international Eastern Economic Forum, which is taking place in Vladivostok from the 4th to the 6th of September. The delegation of the region is being headed by the governor of Yamal Dmitry Artyukhov; it also includes deputy heads of the region Alexander Kalinin and Alexander Mazharov.
The program of the forum includes a row of sections, development of the Arctic and the Northern Sea Route is their theme. Among them there are: “The Resource Base of the Far East and the Arctic: Current State and Development Prospects”, “Legislative Support for Arctic Development”. Also, the prospects for development of the Northern Sea Route will be discussed at the sections “Russia — Japan” and “Russia — Republic of Korea”.
Dmitry Artyukhov will participate in the sitting of the Presidium of the State Council dedicated to the national program on development of the Far Eastern regions, as the press service of the governor of Yamal reports. As it should be reminded, this August President Vladimir Putin included the head of the arctic region into the staff of the Presidium of the State Council. Also, on the 5th of September the governor of Yamal will speak on the report at the session “Legislative Support for Arctic Development” and will participate in the plenary session of the forum.
In addition, members of the delegation of the region are planning to hold a number of business meetings with representatives of the business community and fuel and energy companies. The plans include participation in the extended sitting of the public council of the Northern Sea Route, which is being held on the fields of the Eastern Economic Forum 2019 by Rosatom Corporation.