President Vladimir Putin instructed the government to take additional measures to accelerate the implementation of the Internet in rural areas until 2024. This is stated in the list of instructions following the results of the RSPP congress held on December 17, 2021.
The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin and President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs Alexander Shokhin have been appointed responsible. They have to prepare a corresponding report by March 1.
Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko reported that broadband Internet was installed in all socially significant objects of the Russian Federation. The authorities are faced with the task of providing Internet to the Arctic, to the Northern Latitudinal Way, the Commander Islands and other remote areas.