Crimean investment risk to Russian regional development

Crimean investment risk: ¬†Development Minister Alexie Ulyukayev today predicted that the government’s economic support for Crimea would end up diverting funds from other major infrastructure projects elsewhere in Russia. It has been calculated that supporting Crimea will cost between RUB160bn and RUB200bn in 2014 and in subsequent years for the foreseeable future. The Moscow Times