17 December 2009, Thursday, 14:52

The XV meeting of Russian-Italian workgroup

author: Elvira Latypova

Delegation of business circles RB has taken part in the XV meeting of the Russian-Italian workgroup on industrial districts and small and medium business. Bashkir delegation was headed by the chairman of the Trade-Industry Chamber RB Sergey Efremov. Russian Minister of economic development Elvira Nabiullina and representatives of more than 20 Russian regions were present at the meeting.

The workgroup signed six agreements about international cooperation. In particular the Trade-Industry Chamber RB has agreed about interaction with the Italian-Russian Trade Chamber. As the news-service of the Trade-Industry Chamber RB reported this document will allow develop various projects through the system of trade-industry chambers.

The “round tables” on the problems of nanotechnologies, wood and metal working, logistics, ecology, power engineering and bank sector have taken place within the frames of the meeting. The members of the workgroups attended the techno-parks and became acquainted with organization of small business in Italy.