05 March 2014, Wednesday, 12:24

Three projects of public-private partnerships for 30 billion rubles are under consideration in Bashkiria

author: Galiya Nabieva

In Bashkortostan in 2014 concepts of three public-private partnership for the total sum of 30 billion rubles are being examined. This is development of automated registration system of traffic safety administrative violations, construction of a river port in the city of Agidel, creating Nizhne-Suyanskaya hydro-electric power plant. It is planned to approve at least five concepts of investment projects of public-private partnership. The Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan, the Economic Development Minister Yevgeny Mavrin informed about it at a meeting of the Committee on Industry, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development of the State Assembly RB.

At the end of 2011 an Investment Fund of Bashkortostan Republic was created, which funds were directed to finance these projects. Consulting services on two investment projects — "Creating a new exit road from the city of Ufa on the federal highway M-5 "Ural" (East exit)" and "Construction of the regional road of Bashkortostan Republic "Sterlitamak — Kaga — Magnitogorsk" were financed at its expense.

In 2013, the Government RB approved the first two projects worth 45 billion rubles.