A number of regular meetings of the working group on implementation of the Action Plan to ensure sustainable development of the republic's economy, chaired by Midkhat Shagiakhmetov, took place at the Ministry of Economy this week.
The Government Commission for Sustainable Development of the Russian Economy has updated the list of the country’s strategic organizations. It additionally includes 2 organizations of the republic.
Residents of Tatarstan will be able to learn the basics of entrepreneurship for free and start their first business under the guidance of experienced businessmen in 3 months. From September 19 to November 28, 2020, Tatarstan will host a free educational program for those who plan to start their own business – “Fabrika-Start”.
The republic's business continues to use federal lending programs with preferential rates at 0% and 2% to maintain employment and resume activities. In addition, at the republican level, there are various microfinance products for entrepreneurs, allowing them to reduce costs at the time of getting out of the current economic situation.
According to the draft bill “On Amendments to the Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation in Connection with the Adoption of the Federal Law “On State Control (Supervision) and Municipal Control in the Russian Federation” of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation, the moratorium on scheduled inspections of businesses will be extended until the end of 2021, but the extension will affect only small organizations and individual entrepreneurs with an income of up to 800 million rubles per year and the number of employees up to 100 people. According to the Unified Register of SMEs, a ban on scheduled inspections will be in effect for more than 150 thousand small businesses in Tatarstan.
The Export Support Center subordinate to the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan organizes the participation of Tatarstan small and medium-sized businesses in the annual specialized exhibition of achievements of the construction materials, equipment and technologies industry in Central and Eastern Europe “Construma 2020”. The exhibition will take place from October 7 to October 11 in Budapest, Hungary.
In total, 9,491 applications were filed for receiving a one-time subsidy for preventive measures from entrepreneurs and SONPO of the republic, according to the regional federal tax service, and subsidies for 360.4 million rubles were paid. In general, over the country, subsidies in the amount of 11.6 billion rubles were received by more than 293 thousand organizations and individual entrepreneurs, which employ 1.3 million people.
The meeting with labor collectives and business community of the Aksubayevskiy district of the republic was held within the framework of the working visit by the Minister of Economy Midkhat Shagiakhmetov.
The Entrepreneurship Support Fund, subordinate to the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan, opens up the opportunity for 100 Tatarstan schoolchildren to visit a business camp free of charge and learn entrepreneurial business from the republic's business experts.
On September 19-20, Kazan will host the Forum for Self-Employed. Micro-entrepreneurs of Tatarstan will gather in the Gorkinsko-Ometyevsky forest, where they will present their services and products at the fair, hold meetings with representatives of government authorities and the business community to discuss topical issues of self-employment.