Ukraine names conditions for Minsk accords' political part implementationWorld May 24, 20:44
Blaze-stricken Siberian areas expecting downpours that may quash firesSociety & Culture May 24, 19:45
Contact Group on Ukraine proposes more areas of disengagementWorld May 24, 19:39
Russian Emergencies Ministry says over 70 homes burn down in SiberiaSociety & Culture May 24, 18:49
International Chekhov Theater festival opens its doors for 13th time in MoscowSociety & Culture May 24, 18:44
Putin decorates commandoes for two-day face-to-face clash with militants in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 18:31
Experts say rising military spending to push Europe to reconsider NATO’s roleRussian Politics & Diplomacy May 24, 17:56
Poll shows 25% of Russians expect headway in ties with France during Macron’s presidencySociety & Culture May 24, 17:33
Former Finnish PM points to signs of improvement in Russia-West relationsWorld May 24, 17:20
MOSCOW, December 30. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on measures to strengthen the personnel potential aimed at supporting people of Russia who entered leading foreign institutions of higher learning on their own. The text of the document is placed on the official Internet portal of legal information.
The Decree stipulates that measures of support are provided for Russians who entered foreign higher learning establishments on a competitive basis. If such students, upon receiving the aid, do not enter a job with a Russian employer, they must return the resources spent on them and pay a fine of twice as much as the spent amount.
The government of Russia has been assigned within three months to approve a program for social support to Russians who entered foreign institutions of higher learning on their own and arrangements for their finding a job under a Russian employer's direction.
The Cabinet of Ministers must also arrange the selection of foreign institutions of higher learning, the Russian students of which will enjoy measures of support, and approve a procedure for the return of resources by graduates who failed to find employment and payment of fines. The government is also to set criteria for a competitive selection of students and determination of their employer organizations.