25 March 2010, Thursday, 14:54

Positive experience RB contributes to attraction of big Russian and foreign companies to the region

author: Sergey Zakharov | photo: Oleg Yarovikov

The Prime-Minister of Government RB Rail Sarbaev reported about successes of Bashkortostan in sphere of innovations and attraction of investments at the 23rd meeting of State Council RB today.

According to him six techno-parks and one center for technological transfer have been established in the Republic in 2009 along with the center for collective usage of the unique software, the consulting-patent center and the laboratories for investigation of intellectual resources, which activity is aimed the support of the companies, engaged in innovational designs.

In accordance with the results of Russian regions’ investment attractiveness assessment Bashkortostan joined the Top 10 of the best regions in the key nomination “The highest level of investment attractiveness”. Besides, our Republic has held the first place among Russian regions in the nomination “The minimal economic risk of investing”.

“Positive experience of Bashkortostan as a reliable business partner contributes to attraction of big Russian and foreign companies to the Republic” – Rail Sarbaev stated.

About 140 billion rubles of investments to the fixed capital have been invested to the economics of the region in 2009.