Samara Region Investment Climate Improvement Council
In the pre-investment stage of the project on the territory of the Samara Region the investors are given informational, methodological and consulting assistance.
In order to secure preliminary analysis of the questions and prepare proposals on the improvement of investment climate in the region a permanent joint consulting entity is organized: the Samara Region Investment Climate Improvement Council (“the Investment Council”).
The Investment Council makes decisions as to inclusion of the investment projects on the list of strategic investment projects and on the execution of the investment memorandum.
The regional laws allow for execution of investment memoranda between the Government of the Samara Region and the investors implementing projects on the territory of the region with the cost of investment of RUB 650 Million and above. Pursuant to the investment memorandum, the investor is granted the most favored status and is assigned a state supervisor. The investment memorandum is executed for a period of the project payback but not more than for seven years.