President of Russia Vladimir Putin: Good afternoon, colleagues.
As per our tradition and practice, today we will be talking about the economic situation, short- and medium-term development prospects and measures to boost the country’s economic development with due regard for the current factors in the country and beyond it, as well as the situation on the domestic and international markets.
I would like to hear reports by the Central Bank Governor [Elvira Nabiullina], the Finance Minister [Anton Siluanov] and the Economic Development Minister [Maxim Oreshkin], and I also expect comments from our colleagues from the Presidential Executive Office.
We will discuss all these topics in detail, as well as our steps to promote the economic development of the country.
Let’s get down to work.