30 January 2015, Friday, 10:46
UFA, 30 January 2015. /Bashinform News Agency/. On January 29, the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov took part in the annual seminar of heads of Russian regions, heads of legislative assemblies and city mayors in Moscow, the press service of the Head of the Republic informs. The theme of the seminar was «Current Economic and Political Agenda: Best Regional Practices». The seminar was opened by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
“Meetings that bring together heads of regions and legislative assemblies and city mayors are very useful, and judging by your reaction to such meetings in the past, you are of the same opinion. This is especially important now that we are facing quite a few challenges that we need to tackle in complicated economic and foreign policy conditions,” the head of state said. “Obviously, in this situation the need to coordinate the actions of all levels of authority comes to the fore. Efficiency, initiative, leadership qualities of the heads of federal agencies and regional and municipal authorities are of supreme importance.”
The seminar was organised by the Presidential Executive Office on the premises of the Sberbank of Russia Corporate University. The event has brought together 280 regional leaders.