About celebration of the Day of Russian Entrepreneurship

About celebration of the Day of Russian Entrepreneurship

Annually, on May 26, our country celebrates the Day of Russian Entrepreneurship established by the Decree of the President of Russia No. 1381 “On the Day of Russian Entrepreneurship” of 18/10/2007.

Global experience proves that entrepreneurship is an important element of the market economy, without which a country cannot develop harmoniously. It sets the pace of economic growth, structure and quality of the gross national product to a great extent.

Our city is traditionally notable for high entrepreneurial activity. Traditions of Rostov merchantry, philanthropy, experience in the organization of manufacturing, and specific entrepreneurial spirit laid a foundation of modern business.

Today, small and medium-sized businesses of the city of Rostov-on-Don comprise 76.2 thousand enterprises and individual entrepreneurs. An average number of staff engaged in small and medium-sized businesses of the city is 233 thousand people. The turnover of small and medium-sized enterprises amounted to 718.1 billion rubles.

Rostov heads the list of cities with a million-plus population in terms of the number of individual entrepreneurs per thousand inhabitants.

Information posted 17.05.2019
Information changed 30.05.2019