20 June 2011, Monday, 13:35

Bashkortostan presentation will take place at the International Summit of Islamic Business and Finance

author: Bashinform News Agency

On June 20, the delegation of Bashkortostan headed by the Prime minister Azamat Ilimbetov takes part in the III International Summit of Islamic Business and Finance – «KAZANSUMMIT 2011».

In the first half of day a strategic forum devoted to interaction of Russia and the Islamic world will be held. The vice-president of the Federation Council Iliyas Umahanov will speak about his vision of role of Islamic investments concerning international relations, and the member of the Chamber of Lords of the Great Britain, the lord Nazir Ahmed will present prospects of revival of the world trade.

The investment forum will start in the second half of the day during which the presentation of three Russian and two foreign regions – Byelorussia and Piedmont region (Italy) is provided. Azamat Ilimbetov will speak about investment and innovative potential of Bashkortostan, and also about possibilities of cooperation with our republic.

The two-day summit will be finished by the conference on Islamic economy and finance. Global financial crises of the last decade showed necessity for searching new models of financial markets. One of alternatives is Islamic financial markets and institutes – they have shown stability during the crisis periods, the press-service of the Republican Government informs.

themes: summit