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Maxim Oreshkin, who previously held the post of Deputy head of the Ministry of Finance, November 30, was appointed Minister of economic development of Russia. In this position, he was replaced by Alexei Ulyukayev, who, on 15 November, was placed under house arrest in connection with allegations of corruption. The reaction of the Russian officials and economists, to the appointment of a new head of economic development at TASS.
One of the first purpose Oreshkin commented on his former supervisor, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov.