468.7 square metres of housing commissioned in Tatarstan as of March 13
14 March 2015, Saturday
On March 16, at a regional meeting at the Tatarstan Government House held by the President Rustam Minnikhanov, Minister of Construction, Architecture, Housing and Utilities Irek Faizullin said that the Labour Inspection carried out 242 inspections from the beginning of 2015. 79 resolutions for the sum of 2 million 319 thousand roubles for violation of labour safety rules have been passed. During the same period 53 organizations have been brought to disciplinary responsibility.
Faizullin told about regional contest “Best enterprise and construction organization of the Republic of Tatarstan in the sphere of ensuring labour safety” that is held in order to intensify work on improving labout conditions and prevention of industrial injuries in the republic. The contest has been held since 2004.
According to Faizullin, 468.7 square metres of housing have been commissioned in Tatarstan as of March 13. 22 houses have been constructed under social mortgage programme, and 21 rental houses are to be built in 2015. Also, houses for 65 WWII veterans are being built in the republic.
It was noted that a tranche of 427.6 million roubles was allocated to the republic. 128 million roubles will be allocated from the regional budget to provide housing for families with 5 and more children.
Moreover, implementation of the programme “Housing for Russian families”, which implies construction of 1.5 million square metres of low-income housing, started in Tatarstan.
Faizullin also reported on the programme of relocating citizens from dilapidated houses.
Tatarstan President's Press Office, Elena Britvina
On November 24, speaking at a briefing at the Cabinet of Ministers of the republic, Tatarstan Minister of Transport and Roads Farit Khanifov said that 26 billion roubles will to be allocated for the construction, repair and maintenance of roads in the republic in 2021.
On November 23, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov together with Governor of Saint Petersburg Aleksander Beglov, First Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Mikhail Babich, Prime Minister of the republic Aleksey Pesoshin, Chief of Staff of Tatarstan President’s Office Asgat Safarov and Temporary Governor of the Kazan Diocese of the Tatarstan Metropolis Metropolitan of Yoshkar-Ola and Mari-El Ioannes took part in the interment ceremony of Metropolitan of Kazan and Tatarstan Theophan, who died on November 20 at the age of 74 and was buried on the territory of the Kazan Virgin Monastery.
On November 17, Tatarstan Prime Minister Aleksey Pesoshin and Chief of Staff of Tatarstan President’s Administration Asgat Safarov took part in a video conference held by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Chernyshenko on the establishment and operation of Region Governance Centres in the constituent entities of Russia.