In the Crimea, to create an offshore area


RIA Novosti

Crimean authorities discuss the idea of starting an offshore zone on the Peninsula, said the head of the region Sergey Aksenov.

“Discussed this project”, — quotes Aksenova Thursday RBC.

The topic of offshore Crimean authorities are discussing with the Federal government, including the Ministry of economic development.

We can talk about “a convenient option that still did not work and which can be applied for the first time in the Crimea.”

In turn, the source of RBC, close to the government, explained that the offshore zone in Crimea would solve the problem of protecting information about investors on the Peninsula.

Relevance store the information on investors due to the fact that investments in the Republic entail the application to them of Western sanctions imposed after the reunification of the Crimea with Russia.

At the moment, decisions about how implementing the idea of offshore zones, according to Aksenov, no.

“While we are still a common understanding has not come”, — said the head of the region.