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Russia: Businessman Boris Titov elected as Party of Growth candidate02:26

Russia: Businessman Boris Titov elected as Party of Growth candidate

Russian Federation, Moscow
December 21, 2017 at 22:52 GMT -00:00 · Published

The Party of Growth gave its approval to businessman Boris Titov to become a candidate in the 2018 presidential election in Moscow on Thursday.

Speaking about his electoral programme, Titov stated that "the plan is to accelerate our economy by giving economic freedom today, not waiting for institutional reforms".

"We should reduce taxes for those who are developing. We should fundamentally change tariff policy today and we are talking about tariff reduction of 30 per cent only for electricity component," he added.

According to the Counting Commission, 74 voted in favour, two against and one abstained.

El Partido Growth aprobó que el empresario Boris Titov se convierta en candidato en las elecciones presidenciales de 2018 en Moscú el jueves.

Hablando de su programa electoral, Titov afirmó que “hoy, el plan es acelerar nuestra economía dando libertad económica, sin esperar reformas institucionales".

"Deberíamos reducir los impuestos para aquellos que se están desarrollando. Debemos cambiar la política tarifaria, y estamos hablando de la reducción en un 30 por ciento solo para la electricidad, porque calculamos que el promedio es exagerado en el país". agregó.

Según la Comisión de escrutinio, 74 votaron a favor, dos en contra y uno se abstuvo.

Russia: Businessman Boris Titov elected as Party of Growth candidate02:26
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The Party of Growth gave its approval to businessman Boris Titov to become a candidate in the 2018 presidential election in Moscow on Thursday.

Speaking about his electoral programme, Titov stated that "the plan is to accelerate our economy by giving economic freedom today, not waiting for institutional reforms".

"We should reduce taxes for those who are developing. We should fundamentally change tariff policy today and we are talking about tariff reduction of 30 per cent only for electricity component," he added.

According to the Counting Commission, 74 voted in favour, two against and one abstained.

El Partido Growth aprobó que el empresario Boris Titov se convierta en candidato en las elecciones presidenciales de 2018 en Moscú el jueves.

Hablando de su programa electoral, Titov afirmó que “hoy, el plan es acelerar nuestra economía dando libertad económica, sin esperar reformas institucionales".

"Deberíamos reducir los impuestos para aquellos que se están desarrollando. Debemos cambiar la política tarifaria, y estamos hablando de la reducción en un 30 por ciento solo para la electricidad, porque calculamos que el promedio es exagerado en el país". agregó.

Según la Comisión de escrutinio, 74 votaron a favor, dos en contra y uno se abstuvo.

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