16 April 2014, Wednesday, 17:28

Next week, Crimea and Bashkortostan will sign a cooperation agreement

author: Elvira Latypova

An agreement on cooperation between the Republic of Crimea and the Republic of Bashkortostan will be concluded during the official visit to the Crimea of Bashkortostan delegation, scheduled for April 23. The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov informed about it at a meeting of the Government of the republic on Wednesday.

Recall that Bashkortostan should provide a comprehensive support to Belogorsky region of Crimea. The First Deputy Prime Minister Rauf Nugumanov is appointed as responsible for the organization of this large-scale work.

The President RB considers that first of all normal operation of public utilities and social services of Belogorsky region should be ensured.

The President RB named as the main objective of interregional cooperation "practical assistance to develop a system of territorial planning, administrative reform, implementation of standards, professional development and retraining of state and municipal employees for further successful work within a single Russian legal framework and the Russian educational standards".

According to the Deputy Prime Minister RB Eugene Mavrin currently a draft agreement is being prepared between the Government of Bashkortostan and Belogorsky regional administration of the Republic of Crimea. It is planned to sign this document during the planned visit next week. Two agreements and a road map of joint activities will make "legal grounds for all other contacts".