24 November 2011, Thursday, 18:02

The President of Bashkortostan opened the forum “Business undertakings: small towns and territories – the points of growth” in Sterlitamac

author: Galya Nabieva

Bashkortostan is one of the leaders of Russian economics, which is still moving too slowly” — the President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov said, opening the forum “Business undertakings: small towns and territories – the points of growth” in Sterlitamac — “We need other growth rates for  involving of the whole society into economic life”.

The President RB has mentioned that now we are struggling for the future, which is hard to forecast.

“In order to move forward we have to know the loading points, consolidating our business community” — he said — “Because businessmen are people, able to build up the road to this future”.

The President RB has reported that today the Republic applies serious efforts for making the life of business community easier. Some days ago he has signed the decree concerning restriction of the administrative barriers on the way of business and this law provides for certain benefits for investors.

“These benefits should spread on small and medium business too” — Rustem Khamitov reported.

He has also told about activity of the renovated Trade-Industry Chamber RB and if earlier the Chamber specialized itself in big business, now it faces other challenges. The Chamber is becoming the generator of ideas for small and medium business and the first results of this activity were demonstrated at the exhibition, which Rustem Khamitov visited and which contained visual materials about existing business-parks  and free power engineering capacities of Bashkortostan. Rustem Khamitov also paid a visit to the new consulting business center in Sterlitamac.

The problems of regional manpower policy in the present social-economic conditions, the disbalance between the education services and the labor market and other problems will be under discussion at the forum.