09 April 2010, Friday, 19:18

Murtaza Rakhimov: Bashkortostan is interested in widening of cooperation with Czechia

author: news-service of President RB

The President RB Murtaza Rakhimov has held a work meeting with the Czech Minister of finances Edward Yanota in the Republic House. Edward Yanota arrived in Ufa at the head of the official delegation of Czechia to discuss the aspects of bilateral cooperation for the future.

Murtaza Rakhimov has underscored at the meeting Bashkortostan is interested in further widening of the cooperation with Czech Republic.

“At present time we are developing several joint projects, quite profitable for both parties. At that the potential of our cooperation isn’t used in full volume and we are ready to discuss any variants. The Republic will make all conditions for the Czech investors” – Murtaza Rakhimov said.

It was stated at the meeting the joint designs in sphere of establishment of a high-tech machine-building cluster and construction of milk and agricultural farms in our Republic would be very desirable.

The Minister of finances of Czechia Edward Yanota reported about high interest of the Czech party in realization of joint projects in Bashkortostan.

“The Czech economics is closely connected with export operations and we are striving for widening of our sales markets and from this point of view the Bashkir market looks quite promising for Czechs. We have enough experience in realization of wide-scaled investment projects and ready to cooperate in this direction” – Edward Yanota underscored.

The deputy Prime-Minister of Government RB, Minister of industry, investment and innovational policy RB Uri Pustovgarov, the chairman of the State Republican external relations committee Ruslan Mirsayapov, the head of the Czech Trade Delegates in Russia Boguslaw Streitz and General Director of the Czech Export Bank Lubomir Pokorny also participated in the negotiations.