28 May 2014, Wednesday, 15:57

Bashkortostan businesswomen visited a forum in Prague

author: Lyudmila Kuzmina

Women entrepreneurs RB participated in the first Russian- Czech Women's Business Forum, which was held in Prague. Group of representatives of small and medium enterprises of the republic was headed by the chairman of the Association of Women Entrepreneurs RB, the member of the Public Chamber of Bashkortostan Alla Kuzmina.

“The program of the forum was aimed at establishing personal business contacts and deepening cooperation of women in such sectors as IT- technology, medicine, engineering, design, manufacture of textiles, clothing, footwear, food products,” Alla Kuzmina said. “The Forum was opened by the President of the Czech -Moravian Association of Women Entrepreneurs Olga Girstlova who underlined in her speech a strategic nature of current cooperation between Russia and the Czech Republic.”

The forum was attended by representatives of the Trade Mission of the Russian Federation in the Czech Republic. During the meeting, an agreement was signed on cooperation between the Czech-Moravian Association of Women Entrepreneurs and the All-Russian public organization "Women in Business." This organization was represented by regional offices in Moscow, Sochi, Tula, Stavropol Territory, Krasnodar Territory and Bashkortostan.

On the first day of the forum a ceremonial reception for the participants was organized in the Russian Embassy in the Czech Republic. The next day, the Russian business ladies visited plants for manufacture of glass products, design and architectural studios of the Czech Republic, and saw the sights of hospitable Prague.