27 April 2011, Wednesday, 20:08
author: Timur Rakhmatullin
The President RB Rustem Khamitov has received the Consul General of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Yekaterinburg James McGuire in the Republic House on April 27. The parties have agreed upon cooperation in economics, science and culture.
As the British diplomat said, the interests of Bashkortostan and his country in many respects coincide.
“Rustem Khamitov concentrates his attention on innovations to the Republic – this is what the United Kingdom can offer” – the Consul mentioned – “We can develop industry, agriculture and oil-gas branch in the region. Our main aim is to show to British population and British companies that one can and should work here. Republic of Bashkortostan is a good site for investments”.
Rustem Khamitov in his turn has thanked the Consul for the visit and expressed a desire to pay a visit the Great Britain.