Rustem Khamitov took part in State Council meeting on promoting competition
On April, 5 in Moscow the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov took part in a State Council meeting on priority areas of activity of the Russian regions to promote competition in the country.
Measures on achieving the goals set forth in the Presidential Executive Order on State Competition Policy Guidelines were discussed at the meeting.
During the meeting, positive practices of a number of regions on the competition development were also noted. In particular, the General Director of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives Svetlana Chupsheva reported that the Republic of Bashkortostan had introduced a mechanism for technological and price audit of investment projects of natural monopolies entities and that allowed saving 138 million rubles and reducing tariffs for technological connection to electric networks to 53 percent.