05 February 2013, Tuesday, 16:50

SCO and BRICS Summits will accelerate decision of topical issues for Ufa – Salavat Sagitov

author: Elvira Latypova

The International Summits of 2015 – the session of Council of the Shanghai Organisation Cooperation (SCO) heads of states-members and the meeting of heads of the states and the governments BRICS — will accelerate the decision of several essential issues for Ufa. Salavat Sagitov, the Deputy Prime-Minister of the Government RB declared it at the press conference in the ITAR-TASS agency regional office in Ufa on Tuesday.

The Vice-Premier named approximate volumes of preparatory measures financing – about 60 billion rbl. Comparable sums (per 20 billion rbl.) are supposed to be attracted from the federal and republican budgets. About 20 billion rbl. are means of investors.

The Congress Hall will be a venue of the main events of the Summits. Today, according to the Vice-Premier, it is practically ready, only several «procedural requirements» should be observed.

Construction and reconstruction of several objects necessary for Ufa in connection with the international forums will be accelerated. Thus, terms of reconstruction of the international terminal at the Ufa Airport  will change. «2,3 billion rbl. are already transferred by the Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya)»,  Salavat Sagitov informed and added, that the republic in addition requests «3 billion rbl. for airdrome reconstruction, for new taxiway construction». The Vice-Premier marked that concerning this part «there is an understanding» at the federal Ministry of Transport.

In the nearest two and a half years pending for a long time problems will be solved in Ufa concerning demolition of houses on the southern slope, reconstruction of "Neftyanik" recreation centre, reconstruction of building of Bashkir State University, construction of the new Nesterov Museum’s depositary. The issue of reconstruction completion of the Ufa railway station at the expense of JSC "RZD" is under consideration. Works on major repairs of houses and complex repair of court yards will proceed. For three years 450 houses and 70 court yards should be accomplished in the city. The program begun in 2011-2012 is carried out.

According to the Vice-Premier, new hotels will be constructed exclusively on means of investors.

Constant monitoring will be conducted over all key objects, Salavat Sagitov assured. At the most important construction sites web cameras will be established – the information on the construction progress will be accessible to all.

The up-to-date information will be placed on the website ufa2015.ru (the version for foreign partners – ufa2015.com).