Ministry of Communications and Mass Media (Russia)

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Ministry of Communications and Mass Media of Russia
Министерство связи и массовых коммуникаций Российской Федерации
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Ministry seal
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Headquarters of the ministry in the Central Telegraph Building
Agency overview
Formed 2008
Preceding agencies Ministry of Information Technologies and Communications (2004-2008)
Ministry of Communications and Informatics (1999-2004)
Ministry of Communications (1946-1991)
People's Commissariat for Posts and Telegraphs (1917-1946)
Jurisdiction Government of Russia
Headquarters Tverskaya 7, Moscow
55°45′30.98″N 37°36′40.05″E / 55.7586056°N 37.6111250°E / 55.7586056; 37.6111250Coordinates: 55°45′30.98″N 37°36′40.05″E / 55.7586056°N 37.6111250°E / 55.7586056; 37.6111250
Annual budget 58.8 billion rouble (FY 2011)[1]
Minister responsible Nikolai Nikiforov
Child agency Russian Federal Communications Agency, Roskomnadzor, Rospechat
Website www.minsvyaz.ru

Ministry of Communications and Mass Media (Russian: Министерство связи и массовых коммуникаций Российской Федерации) also known as MinComSvyaz Rossii (Russian: Минкомсвязь России) is the governmental agency in Russia responsible for telecommunications, media and the post.

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