On the 27th of November the International Rating Agency «Fitch» reaffirmed long-term ratings for the Murmansk region in foreign and national currency «BB» and national long-term rating «АА-(rus)». Short-term rating is reaffirmed at a level «B». The forecast for long-term rating in foreign and national currency is “Negative”, that is caused by low level of the capital expenditure in the Murmansk region. That forecast is determined by the socially oriented regional budget, as commented minister of the Finance of the Murmansk region. As the results of the annual monitoring of the regional finances administration quality the Murmansk region got the status «The proper level of the regional finances administration».