Alexander Galushka is new Minister for Development of Russian Far East
President Vladimir Putin has appointed Alexander Galushka to become the new Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East. The appointment is considered to be important because the president is keen to see the region developed to take advantage of the growing regional Asian trade.
The Moscow Times carries an interesting article on the appointment which you can find here.
The announcement as published on the Kremlin portal is as follows:
“Alexander Galushka has been appointed Far East Development Minister
September 11, 2013, 09:45
Vladimir Putin appointed Alexander Galushka to the post of Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East.
NaN/September 11, 2013, 09:45”