Archive - 31/10/2013

Thu, 31/10/2013 - 14:00

Representatives of the South Ossetian and Russian Executive authorities summarized the results of two-day work

ssues of formation of the Investment Program to promote socio-economic development of South Ossetia have been discussed today at a meeting in Tskhinval with the participation of Russian and South Ossetian executive authorities.
At the beginning of the meeting the President of the Republic Leonid Tibilov briefed on the work done during the two days joint work.
"We have seen more than 20 facilities under construction, as well as a number of border roads. We have some proposals, that will be discussed during the upcoming work", - said the head of state.
The Head of the Russian Presidential Administration for socio-economic cooperation with
CIS countries, South Ossetia and Abkhazia Oleg Govorun proposed to discuss and form the joint working stages. According to him, the group will need more time to inspect the unfinished facilities and make a number of conclusions. In particular, to determine what facilities could be completed in 2014 that requires the on-site monitoring of the progress of construction, availability of logistics and other issues.
"The second point that I would like to focus on: when we take a final decision on the list of facilities for 2014, we should have all the necessary documentation,"- said the Russian official.
He also noted the need to determine the amount required for the annual maintenance of the facilities after putting them into operation.
"These are the conditions, without which we could not take a final decision," - said Govorun.
He has added that the facilities under construction which will be completed in 2014 have construction documents, expertise, but it is not paid. In this regard, Govorun noted to take into account the amount to pay for the expertise when forming the application for 2014. He has also listed a number of facilities that will be included in the investment program for 2014 according to the results of the inspection trip.
In particular, it is the administration building of the Tskhinval district, the local history museum, sewage treatment facilities, a secondary school in the village of Khetagurovo, livestock complex, a sport complex of Kabaeva, a cinema and concert hall "Chermen," four buildings of the micro-district "North," a secondary school № 3.
"We can consider the demolish of the destroyed houses to the north of Tskhinval, to estimate how much it will cost and whether it is possible to do it in 2014 - said Govorun.
He also proposed to include in the 2014 program the roads Bikar -Leningor and Dmenis - Bikar.
Next the meeting continued without participation of the media.
It should be reminded that in South Ossetia on a working visit is the head of the Russian Presidential Administration for socio-economic development with the CIS countries, South Ossetia and Abkhazia, Oleg Govorun and a group of Russian experts, which together with the South Ossetian counterparts are engaged in preparing for the next ninth meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee on socio- economic cooperation between the Russian Federation and the Republic of South Ossetia.