5 January 2013, 12:14

Medvedev-approved programme will help compatriots move back to Russia

Medvedev-approved programme will help compatriots move back to Russia

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has approved a new programme that will help compatriots making their home abroad to resettle in Russia, according to the press service of the Russian Government.

The document provides for some extra moves to stimulate the repatriation of Russians living abroad.

Some of such moves are granting easy-term loans to buying housing, as well as providing aid in getting jobs.

More than 55,000 compatriots have returned to Russia from other countries in the past four years.

Voice of Russia, TASS, RIA

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