Russian businessman, member of the General Council of the public organization "Business Russia" Igor Chaika said that now is the time to invest in Crimea's economy. He said this at the III economic forum in Yalta on Thursday, April 20, reports RIA Novosti.
"Undoubtedly, as any subject of the Russian Federation in Crimea has its own specific areas for investment, which are a key component of the economy. One of these reference points — tourism (...). Now on the Peninsula most valued by almost all areas of the tourism industry and now is the time to invest in these areas in the Crimea", — said the Seagull.
He also expressed the view that in the medium term, infrastructure will be upgraded. "There will be a modern hub, the bridge will be built, will be launched on rail, roads will be repaired, improved communication. The entrance to this area will cost money, and again — now is the time," added the entrepreneur.
III international Yalta economic forum held in the Crimea from 20 to 22 April. In the fields AMEF planned signing of a dozen agreements worth more than 100 billion rubles. This year the forum is attended by fifteen hundred people, representing more than 40 countries. Of foreign delegations most numerous Italian.
The Chairman of the Board of the Yalta international economic forum Andrey Nazarov spoke about the future of the Crimea Peninsula. According to him, over the past three years, the region has created a comfortable investment climate. In the next few years, promised Nazarov, the Crimea will become a "Russian Monaco."
The bust of the 32nd US President Franklin Roosevelt came to Yalta, he installed on the street bearing his name. The monument was created over half a century ago and preserved in Museum archives. Roosevelt visited the Crimea in 1945 to participate in the meeting with the leaders of the Soviet Union and great Britain — Joseph Stalin and Winston Churchill.
Solemn ceremony of launching the construction of the building of the mosque took place in Simferopol. It gave start pouring the Foundation. The event was attended by the head of the Crimea Sergey Aksenov, the mufti of Muslims of the region Emirali Ablaev, Metropolitan of Simferopol and Crimea Lazar.
Forward of St. Petersburg SKA Ilya Kovalchuk intends to return to the National hockey League. According to Sportsnet, the probability that 34-year-old hockey player go into the "new Jersey devils". This information was denied by a member of the Board of Directors SKA Alexander Medvedev.
"Syrian democratic forces", consisting of detachments of ethnic Kurds and Arabs, has announced the surrounded Syrian city of raqqa — the unofficial capital of the terrorist group "Islamic state". SDF has taken control of all strategic roads leading to the town.
At the metro station Gorkovskaya Saint Petersburg metro police arrested a young man carrying internal organs. The detainee was a student of the First St. Petersburg medical University. Biomaterials in containers transported by agreement with the doctor from the lab to the clinic.