According to AIRR experts who monitored the events and media life activities in April, Tomsk Region took the lead staying ahead of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Kaluga Region and the Republic of Tatarstan.
As compared to the industrial production parameters over January-March2013, in 2014 the production of the region has grown up by 6%. Whilst in Siberian Federal District (SFD), over the same period of time the industrial production has grown up by 2,4%.
This was stated by Deputy Director General of JSC RosKitInvest (the company managing the investment project) Boris Kaznacheev at an away-day meeting held on the eve in Asinovskij District and chaired by Deputy Governor for Industrial and Fuel and Energy Complex Leonid Reznikov.
On April 8, Tomsk Region Governor Sergey Zhvachkin discussed priority regional projects with Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The working meeting was held in the Head's of the Government residency in Gorki (Moscow area).
Rating Agency Standard & Poor's confirmed the credit rating of Tomsk Region as "BB-" on the international scale and "ruAA-" on the national scale, and the outlook as "Stable".
In late March current year, State Corporation Rosatom launched in Tomsk Region construction of a fuel manufacturing plant for the first in the world pilot liquid metal fast reactor BREST-300 as part of Proryv Project.
Tomsk presented its regional and infrastructure projects to foreign investors and developers at the 25th anniversary of MIPIM-14 real estate exhibition in Cannes (France).
Tomsk Region Governor and the Head of Microsoft Representative Office in Russia signed a cooperation agreement
On March 20, Governor of Tomsk Region Sergey Zhvachkin and President of LLC Microsoft Rus Nikolay Pryanishnikov signed an agreement of intent in regard to IT penetration and development of modern information-oriented society.
According to him the developers tried to combine all the services required by private consultants in a single system. Video is transmitted in HD quality.
Victor Tolokonsky, the RF Presidential Envoy in the Siberian Federal District, called Tomsk region one of the leaders in Health Care development and economics of renewable natural resources.