11 April 2011, Monday, 15:44

Bilateral cooperation between Bashkortostan and Tatarstan will be developed in various branches

author: Lubov Kolokolova

The meeting with the Minister of industry and trade of Tatarstan Ravil Zaripov has taken place in the Ministry of industry and innovational policy RB. It was held within the frames of the agreement about trade-economic, scientific-technical, social and cultural cooperation and the plan of actions on development of cooperation between our regions in 2011-2012. This agreement was signed on December 22, 2010, in Ufa during the official visit of Tatar delegation, headed by the President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov, to Bashkortostan.

Such aspects as deliveries of oil-gas equipment for Tatarstan, widening of assortment and increase of the volumes of hydrocarbon products in mutual export-import were under discussion at the meeting. The experience of Tatarstan in attraction of small business in oil-mining sphere was under consideration too.

In the course of the meeting Ravil Zaripov has invited Bashkir enterprises to take part in the seventh open competition for the grants of the Government of Tatarstan in sphere of quality. The applications for participation will be accepted till May 15. Besides, the parties have agreed that the representatives of the Ministry of industry and innovational policy RB will pay a visit to Tatarstan in the nearest future.