Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation

GEOP needs legislative support

The Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media has extended the period of experimental migration of IT systems of government agencies to cloud servers, the unified state cloud platform GEOP, the newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta said.

Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Leonid Grigoryev
Chief Adviser to the Head of the Analytical Center
Leonid Grigoryev

Higher income tax to be paid by 10% of population

“I wrote ten years ago that a higher income tax will eventually become unavoidable due to dire financial circumstances. In this case, the 15% tax on incomes bigger than 5 million rubles is an unavoidable but very soft measure,” chief advisor to the Analytical Center head Leonid Grigoryev said on the television channel OTR.


Development of transport infrastructure to help economy recover from Covid-19

“Russia will be unable to attain high economic development rates, to unlock its transit potential, and to ensure the relevant level of passenger mobility without rapid commissioning of new elements of transport infrastructure,” deputy head of the Analytical Center’s Department for Transport Economics and Development Sergey Dyagilev said.


Digitalization to accelerate Russia's GDP growth

Digitalization of public administration, higher digital awareness in society, and stronger information security are main goals pursued by leading countries in their digitalization plans, head of the unit monitoring the implementation of projects of the Analytical Center's Department for Information Technologies Andrey Chukarin said in his article published by the journal Connect. He said in which case the achievement of goals would be possible and what challenges to the digitalization agenda were viewed by experts as most topical.


Additional storage facilities to prevent oil production cut

Russia could create a new network of oil storage facilities with a much bigger capacity than the existent ones, according to the newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta. Research supervisor at the Analytical Center's Department for the Fuel-and-Energy Sector, Housing and Public Utilities Alexander Kurdin commented on the option.