05 April 2011, Tuesday, 14:15

Exhibition “Tourism, Sport, Rest, Health Centers of Russia” is opened in Ufa

author: Lubov Kolokolova

The XI interregional specialized exhibition “Tourism, Sport, Rest, Health Centers of Russia” is opened at the Ufa Culture Palace “NEFTYANIK” today. On the eve of the summer season it helps the visitors to choose the most interesting routes, the best sport inventory, goods and services for rest and entertainment. The exhibition is organized by the Exhibition Center “BASHEXPO” with the assistance of the state business undertakings and tourism committee RB, the Ministry of youth policy and sport RB, the Ministry of health protection RB and the Tourist Industry Union RB, the Ministry of education RB and the Bashkir State Medical University.

The tourist industry RB stands before the aim to start developing internal and foreign tourism in Bashkiria more actively and in this connection the three-sided agreement between the Association of tourist operators RF (ATOP), the state business undertakings and tourism committee RB and the Tourist Industry Union RB will be signed today. The main goal of the agreement is the advancement of Bashkiria in Russian and international tourist market as the Russian region with big opportunities and rich resources.

The deputy Prime-Minister of the Government RB, the Minister of economic development RB Vladimir Balabanov, the Minister of youth policy and sport RB Alexander Nikerin, the Minister of health protection RB George Shebaev, the chairman of the state business undertakings and tourism committee RB Ruslan Kinzikeev and others have taken part in the solemn opening ceremony.

More than 100 participants from Moscow and Moscow region, Sochi, Izhevsk, Ulyanovsk, Krasnodar, Chelyabinsk region and, sure, our Republic take part in the tourist forum.

The exhibition’s program includes plenty of actions: the conference “Modern aspects of sanatorium-and-spa care and rehabilitation”, attestation of the tourist companies’ managers, the seminar “Legal aspects in development of internal tourism”, the all-Russian scientific-practical conference “Regional Tourism-2011” and other actions.

The exhibition will last during three days – up to April 7 inclusive.