The Russian government has approved amendments to the program of preparation for the world Cup 2018 in which the cost of holding the world Cup increased by 19 billion rubles, reports “Interfax” with reference to official Internet portal of legal information.
According to published on Monday the decision of the Cabinet, the total cost to host the world Cup has grown from 619,6 billion to muah 638.8 billion. The burden of additional expenses will incur the Federal budget, the cost of which increased from 331,3 billion to 350,4 billion.
The share of regions and private investment on the part of legal entities will remain the same and will amount to 92,2 and of 196.2 billion, respectively.
The new version of the program which have not been adjusted since September of 2016, in the list of objects of the infrastructure of the world Cup added a training base of the training center “Novogorsk”. She will be overhauled.
The 2018 world Cup will be held from 14 June to 15 July at 12 stadiums in 11 cities: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Nizhny Novgorod, Saransk, Samara, Rostov-na-Donu, Volgograd, Kaliningrad and Yekaterinburg. In September, the preparation costs for the tournament was increased by 1.4 billion rubles.