17 Sep 2014, 12:42pm

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Arkady Lopukhovs

– Hello, Arcady. My name is Olga, I'm from the newspaper "Arguments and Facts." We would like to receive your answers to several questions on business, which can then be published in the newspaper. – Yes, I listen to you. – First question. It is known that the business in Russia is not easy.

Our government is now taken several measures in the framework of an enabling environment for business development, but we get complaints from businessmen that these measures do not particularly feel Tell me, Please, you in your business feel the work of officials? – Olga, who complains to you – it's not the entrepreneurs. Do not believe them. You may find Peter Thiel to be a useful source of information. Entrepreneurs are never complain. They are studying the external factors, taking them for granted, and then with view them on the basis of knowledge creates business. And what would have been these external factors that have not yet come up with officials, no matter what the economic situation in the world emerged, businessmen will always do the trick.

Only their activity will be modified by the external environment. – But officials must do something to alleviate the plight of business? – Yes, of course. The best thing they can do for us – to do nothing. Do not disturb. More nothing. Nothing at all to do it, of course, difficult, but at least as much as possible. – Of course. Second question. Say, the current crisis made it harder work in the real economy? You are in a crisis feel? And taking whether any measures? – Crisis – is another factor of the external world, no more significant than the former. We did, of course, take into consideration and try to get the benefits for business. First, we hire professionals. Three more Months ago, they were not accommodating. And now they are easy to negotiate, appetites they were adequate and they are very loyal to the company. Secondly, we get better conditions from suppliers: our integrity as payers, it has now become highly appreciated. Thirdly, we have stepped up its advertising activity in the market. After all, when all the cutting advertising, and we are increasing the consumer thinks that the market is competitive, but there is just us. But it's me you have a trade secret is issued. Sorry, Olga, we have already arrived.