Head of Yakutia: We are the Far East leader in economic growth
Aisen Nikolaev told about Yakutia’s main achievements in 2019
The republic leads in the level of economic growth among the regions of the Far East, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports. This was announced by Yakutia head Aisen Nikolaev at the press conference “Strategy of the republic socio-economic development until 2032 with a targeted vision until 2050”.
“Yakutia is the leader of the Far East in economic growth. We are also one of the leaders in terms of gross regional product. GRP growth in the republic amounted to about 5%, which is higher than the average Russian indicator,” noted Aisen Nikolaev.
He emphasized that the region’s industrial growth rate is 9–9,5%.
“We are successfully implementing all national projects in the republic. Despite the fact that the construction season is much shorter than in other regions of the country. We are Russia’s leaders in relocating citizens from dilapidated housing. We relocated 40% more than planned in 2019,” the head of the region said.
Aisen Nikolaev also emphasized that the projects in subsoil use, transport accessibility, energy and other areas were successfully implemented in Yakutia in 2019.