Maksut Shadayev, head of the Russian Ministry of Digital Development, said that the draft decision on the postponement of the military to IT specialists is in the government. He announced this at a meeting with representatives of the IT industry, reports TASS.
“The draft resolution is already in the government, which sets the procedure for accepting this delay,” he said.
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Chernyshenko declarationHe said the government would not ban the opportunity for IT professionals to leave the country. According to Chernyshenko, the Cabinet of Ministers plans to support and develop the field of information technology and its specialists, rejecting the need to impose any restrictions and bans.
Prior to this, the Concord company announced the development of a bill that would prohibit the free departure of IT specialists from Russia and establish the need to coordinate employment in foreign companies. The purpose of the initiative was “protection of the strategic interests of Russia”.