The state Duma hosted the exhibition " Family business-the Foundation of the Russian economy»
On may 21, 2019, the exposition "Family entrepreneurship – the Foundation for the development of the Russian economy" was opened, the event was attended by deputies of the United Russia party.
The photo exhibition is organized jointly by 69 territorial CCI. The multimedia exposition presents photos of more than 100 family businesses, operating companies from the regions. At the exhibition, guests were able to get acquainted with their own production facilities, learn the way of their development and success, watch videos.
Member of the EP faction Olga Timofeeva opened the exhibition, welcomed the participants and guests and noted that manufacturers, Industrialists and legislators share one goal – the development of the country and the growth of human welfare, and make a significant breakthrough in the economy of their main common task. She also added that due to the increased requirements for their own products, family businesses often offer better products.
The Deputy speaker of the state Duma said that the family business is moving forward and thriving, as can be seen from the examples of private kindergartens and medical offices, farmers ' families. Current trends may contribute to changes in legislation. The law should be carefully and clearly thought out so that family businesses can develop and benefit the Russian economy.
Sergei Katyrin, President of the Russian chamber of Commerce, said that the Chamber maintains relations with almost 5,000 family businesses. The official noted that companies of this format make up 60% of the business in Europe, and expressed the hope that stable business units devoted to their region will actively develop in Russia.
Valery Skrug, EP Deputy and member of the state Duma Committee on taxes and budget, stressed that the basis for the development of the Russian economy is formed by family businesses.
The event continued in the format of a round table, where representatives of the business community, deputies of the state Duma and members of relevant departments discussed the possibilities of promoting family business and assistance to entrepreneurs. The business community and experts considered the concept of "Family business".
The exposition in the state Duma continued its work until may 24.