The major results of the regional Government activities in 2013 and plans for 2014 were discussed during the press-conference. 76 journalists attended the conference and asked questions about economic, energy and house utilities field as well as about social support of the Murmansk region population. Marina Kovtun made an emphasis that the major economic indexes grow stable. The new target is exploitation of the Arctic. She also mentioned that soon it is expected to get a positive decision about the investment project “Murmansk Transport Hub” implementation from the Main Department of the State Expertise. After that investors could proceed to business. The conference lasted during 2 hours.