25 September 2011, Sunday, 13:22
author: Sergey Zakharov
The VI all-Russian media forum of the political party “United Russia” was opened in the International Trade Center in Moscow on Sunday, September 25.
More than one thousand journalists of regional and federal mass-media were accredited for participation in it.
Eight reporters from the leading Republican editions – TV-radio company “Bashkortostan” (BST), radio “Sputnik FM”, news agency “Bashinform” and the newspapers “Republic of Bashkortostan and “United Russia Bashkortostan” – present Republic of Bashkortostan at the forum.
The most actual problems of mass-media and the prospects of journalism development in the country are under discussion.
The head of Kremlin administration Sergey Naryshkin, his first deputy Vladislaw Surkov, the first Vice-Premiers of the Russian Government Igor Shuvalov abd Viktor Zubkov, the Vice-Premiers Alexander Zukov and Dmitry Kozak, the deputy chairman of the Government RF, the head of the Government’s Machinery Vyacheslaw Volodin, the press-secretary of the Russian Government’s Chairman Dmitry Peskov, the head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry Sergey Shoigu, the Minister of natural resources RF Uri Trutnev, well-known political scientists, deputies, scientists and public activists are taking part in the forum’s work.
As many authoritative Russian politicians believe, the media-forums represent an efficient system, able to consolidate the mass-media on one thematic site. It is also marked that no other party in Russia holds the meetings with Russian and foreign mass-media in such format.