The development of entrepreneurship is one of the priorities set out in the Tomsk Region Development Strategy until 2020. The instruments for its implementation are long-term regional target programs aimed at the development of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs). Until 2014, the sixth regional SME support program is already in place. Since 2006, its funding has been increasing annually in the region.
As part of the long-term target program “Development of small and medium-sized businesses in the Tomsk region for the period 2011–2014”, budgetary funds are allocated to the region for the implementation of eight directions: Continue reading