The Ministry of Economic Development published the concept for regulating the activities of companies that develop various digital services based on one ecosystem. The document was developed jointly with the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Digital Development, the Federal Antimonopoly Service, the Federal Tax Service with the involvement of the Central Bank.
The document states that several ecosystems and platforms are currently being formed in Russia. The goal of regulation at this stage is to maintain competition for all players, develop national ecosystems/platforms under competition with foreign companies, protect the interests of suppliers and consumers of goods and services.
As part of the regulation process, it is planned to:
For the first time, the Central Bank published a report on the regulation of ecosystems that unite digital platforms in early April. At the same time, it was announced that the government, upon the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation, was working on the concept for the regulation of ecosystems.
The Central Bank of the Russian Federation
Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation