For the first time in the history of Moldova, all the top leaders of the country took part in the inauguration of the Bashkan of Gagauzia
President of Moldova Igor Dodon together with Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova Maia Sandu, Chair of the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova Zinaida Greceanii, deputies and members of the government, Metropolitan of Moldova Vladimir, a delegation of the Federation Council and the State Duma of Russia and representatives of the diplomatic corps took part in the inauguration ceremony of Irina Vlah elected Bashkan Gagauz autonomy for the second term.
The event took place last night in Comrat. The President congratulated Irina Vlah on this significant event, wished her patience, wisdom and new successes. He assured the Bashkan and all those present that the presidential administration would continue to provide the leadership of Gagauzia with all the necessary support for the benefit of its inhabitants.
“I am sure that good deeds will be continued, and the residents of the autonomy will live even better. I also believe that the region received a new chance for development, just as the Republic of Moldova got a new chance to improve the lives of its citizens thanks to a unique consensus between political forces in the history of the country”, Igor Dodon said.
“For the first four years of Irina Vlah’s work the budget revenues of the ATU Gagauzia increased by 1.6 times, exceeding 826 million lei. At the same time, the volume of own revenues increased by 1.9 times and exceeded 409 million lei. Due to this, dozens of infrastructure and social projects were financed in the region. In addition, the leadership of Gagauzia has established effective cooperation with external partners of the Republic of Moldova: the Russian Federation, EU countries, Turkey, Azerbaijan and others. Gagauzia has a future together with the Republic of Moldova!” - he stressed.
Recall that in the first round of the June 30 elections, 92% of the residents who came to the polls voted for Irina Vlah, which is an absolute record in autonomy.
Published: 15:46 20/07/2019
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