15 January 2013, Tuesday, 12:34

Bashkortostan and Chelyabinsk region consolidate cooperation in social and economic spheres

author: Arina Rakhimkulova

Representative RB in Chelyabinsk region Amur Khabibullin paid a work visit to Ufa and in its course he met with the heads of the Presidential Administration RB, Ministry for culture RB, tourist agency RB and Ministry for agriculture RB.

Communicating with Minister for culture RB Amina Shafikova and her deputy Valentine Latypova Amur Khabibullin told them about various actions, held in Chelyabinsk region, and discussed the plans for the future, including possible tours of professional bands from Bashkiria on the territory of South Ural.

During the talk with the director of the tourist agency RB Artem Kolesnikov the problems of attraction of tourists to the Republic with the help of Chelyabinsk tourist operators were raised. The parties have reached the agreement concerning presentation of tourist-recreational potential of the region for Chelyabinsk tourist specialists at the beginning of this year in the town of Utchaly.

“At present time the tourist agency intends to attract Bashkir representative offices in neighboring regions for promotion of republican tourist products beyond the Republic” – Artem Kolesnikov reported.

Amur Khabibullin has also held a meeting with the deputy Minister for economic development RB Vadim Utyashev. The parties reached the agreement concerning promotion of Republican small business output in Chelyabinsk region and concerning organization of various exhibitions and business meetings there.

Amur Khabibullin has also held a meeting with Minister for agriculture RB Nikolai Kovalenko. They were talking about promotion of Republican agricultural output in Chelyabinsk region. The whole range of bilateral relations, including trade-economic, investment, interregional cooperation, implementation of joint strategic projects in sphere of agriculture, has been touched upon, press secretary of the permanent representative office RB in Chelyabinsk region Michael Khabirov reported.