… Answered the question whether he is the favorite of Putin


RIA Novosti

The head of the Ministry Maxim Oreshkin said on the question of journalists, whether he feels himself a favorite of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, the correspondent of “Газеты.Ru”.

According to the Minister, he does not think about it and “just works in its place”.

Previously Bloomberg wrote that Oreshkin, who heads the economic development Ministry at the end of 2016, “has grown into a favorite of Putin.”

After this publication the Minister also asked the question about whether he had presidential ambitions.