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Government Relations

The Company is committed to an open dialogue with the federal and regional authorities based on the principles of transparency, professionalism, mutual trust and respect.

In parallel, we maintain liaison with local governments in the regions where we operate to continue our joint efforts on strengthening the legal environment and improving the social and economic climate for conducting and developing our business.

As major taxpayers and employers, the IPC group companies significantly contribute to the social and economic performance in the regions of their operations ensuring sustainable development in the regions.

The Company traditionally uses sports sponsorship opportunities, provides charity support to local administrations in developing social and economic sphere in the regions, finances the socially important programmes of non-government organisations and charity funds, actively supports indigenous minorities of the North.