"We have maintained a crucial macroeconomic course, ensured the stability of capital markets even under sanctions pressure. We were able to reduce inflation seriously, its value in 2016 is minimum in the recent history of Russia — 5,4%. The achievement of the inflation target of 4% this year is realistic," — said Medvedev, speaking at a meeting on preliminary results of implementation of the government action plan in 2016.
He noted that last year the conditions were created for accelerated import substitution in a number of areas, including agriculture. The Prime Minister also indicated that the government was able to maintain the predictability of budgetary and tax policy.
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