Ministry of Construction Industry, Housing and Utilities Sector

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Ministry of Construction Industry, Housing and Utilities Sector
Министерство строительства и жилищно-коммунального хозяйства Российской Федерации
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Agency overview
Formed 1 November 2013
Preceding Agency Rosstroy
Jurisdiction Government of Russia
Headquarters Moscow, Russia
55°46′22″N 37°36′55″E / 55.77278°N 37.61528°E / 55.77278; 37.61528Coordinates: 55°46′22″N 37°36′55″E / 55.77278°N 37.61528°E / 55.77278; 37.61528
Minister responsible Mikhail Men
Website www.minstroyrf.ru

Ministry of Construction Industry, Housing and Utilities Sector (Russian: Министерство строительства и ЖКХ) or Minstroy is a government ministry in the Cabinet of Russia.

The ministry is based on the federal construction agency Rosstroi, absorbs the functions of all the agencies overseeing the country’s construction and utilities sectors according to the presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov.[1]

Background[edit]

In his announcement on the decision to create the ministry in Novo Ogaryovo residence, President of Russia Vladimir Putin offered the post to the governor of Ivanovo Oblast, Mikhail Men[2] and said that "construction is to a certain degree the economy driver. And with regard to housing, needless to say - we are already sick and tired of problems in this sphere”.[3]

Minister[edit]

  • Mikhail Alexanderovich Men (Since November 1, 2013)

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