The Kremlin press service published scroll instructions given by President Vladimir Putin following a press conference on December 14, 2023. In particular, the instructions relate to the provision of various benefits to residents of the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions, as well as the Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics. Vladimir Putin also ordered the creation of a special economic zone (SEZ) in the Belgorod region. The document notes that the SEZ should include the city of Shebekino.
It follows from the document that Vladimir Putin instructed the government to take measures to extend preferential mortgages at a rate of 2% to secondary housing in these regions. The instructions also talk about social guarantees and insurance payments by local volunteers.
In addition, in these regions it was ordered to launch the “Zemsky Doctor” and “Zemsky Paramedic” programs for health workers who moved to work in villages with a population of up to 50 thousand people. Under this program, such health workers are entitled to a one-time payment of 1-2 million rubles. depending on qualifications.
The document contains an instruction to “conduct an analysis of the situation” related to the establishment of utility tariffs in the Novosibirsk region. As part of this instruction, the government must determine the sufficiency of social support measures for citizens in the region.
The government has been instructed to establish the payment of salary supplements for citizens living and working in the Far North. In addition, it must submit proposals for the resettlement of citizens from such areas and consider allocating additional funds for the construction of housing for resettled residents.
The instructions specified in the document were given by Vladimir Putin following a press conference on December 14, 2023. Then the president answered 87 questions from 32 journalists and 43 citizens in 4 hours and 4 minutes. The greatest attention was paid to the social and economic spheres – 26% of questions were asked on these topics.
Read more about the press conference in material “Ъ”.