The meeting participants discussed the agency’s performance, as well as new initiatives aimed at improving the investment climate, promoting new Russian manufacturing companies, and training professionals for industry and promising sectors of the economy.
ASI is an autonomous non-profit organisation established in 2011 to implement a set of measures in the economy and the social sphere.
In 2011–2014, over 1,000 leading medium-sized businesses have applied to ASI for support. 260 projects have been approved, and 79 of them have already received support. Over those three years, 25,000 people have undergone training through the agency’s Young Professionals programme.