11 April 2013, Thursday, 15:45

Bashkortostan and Tadzhikistan have defined interaction prospects

author: Bashinform News Agency

The Deputy Prime-Minister of Government RB Salavat Sagitov and the director of the noncommercial organisation «Office-group to support the SCO and BRICS events carrying out in the city of Ufa in 2015» Ruslan Mirsayapov as a part of the Russian delegation have taken part in the International Conference on Inter-regional Cooperation between Russia and Tadzhikistan which was held in the city of Dushanbe.

As the official website of the Government RB informs, about 300 representatives of Russian and Tadzhik state structures, universities, non-governmental, noncommercial, humanitarian organisations, business community, creative associations and unions, independent Russian and Tadzhik experts, mass-media participated in  the conference.

In parallel with work of sections Tadzhik and Russian parties made presentations of topical economic and humanitarian projects.

Salavat Sagitov invited colleagues from Tadzhikistan, the SCO-member country to take active part in the events planned within the limits of preparation for the SCO and BRICS Summits in Ufa in 2015.

Bilateral negotiations between Salavat Sagitov and the State Adviser for economic policy of the President of Tadzhikistan Republic Faruh Hamraliev took place. Tadzhikistan takes the 46th place in total foreign trade turnover of Bashkortostan with relative density of 0,1 percent. The arrangement on cooperation between Bashkortostan and Tadzhikistan Republic for considerable growth of these indicators is reached. It is planned that current year the republic will be visited by delegation of Tadzhikistan business community which will familiarise with potential of the region and will consider possible variants of interaction in various economical areas. Also Bashkortostan is ready to hold a presentation of modern trade, economic, investment, scientific and technical, educational and cultural potential of the republic in Dushanbe in 2014.

Besides during the visit the republican delegation examined the activity of the Tadzhik National University during the meeting with the pro-rector of the University Goib Bobokalonov.

“We consider manufacture of hydraulic power equipment at the enterprises of Bashkortostan among strategic projects of cooperation. For our republic it would be interesting renewal of deliveries of knitted cloth for the light industry enterprises, import of food products, especially fruit and joint tourist projects,” Salavat Sagitov commented on results of the visit.