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21 September, Friday

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Felt craftsmen created panel for Bashkir yurt interior decoration in Bashkiria


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Rozaliya Valeeva/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.In Bashkiria, felt craftsmen created a project of the festive interior decoration of the Bashkir yurt from seven panels depicting kurai (folk musical instrument) (170 x 140 cm).

The project was realized by participants of the Tamga Art Felt Symposium (Kuray project), which took place in June 2018 in the Burzyan district of Bashkortostan. On September 21, the "Ural" gallery will feature an exhibition of works created within the framework of the project.

It is assumed that the panel will decorate the yurt, where folk music, epics will be performed, folk poets will compete, kurai and kubyz will sound. Among the participants are Rezeda Shagieva and Olga Serebrennikova from Ufa, Gulfiya Valitova from Zianchurino district, Alexander Matveyev from Iglino village and other famous felt craftsmen.

Also, artists from the cities of Ufa, Oktyabrsky, Uchaly, Neftekamsk, Agidel, Sibai, and Kushnarenkovo, Dyurtyuli, Baimak, and Burzyan districts took part in this work.

The exhibition opens at 4 p.m.


Rustem Khamitov held personal reception of citizens


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.Today in Ufa the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov held a personal reception of citizens. The Head of the Region discussed with the residents of the republic issues of culture, social sphere, and archives.

The head of the history department of the National Museum RB, Vera Makarova appealed to the Head of the region with a request to preserve the old historical building of the National Archive of the republic located at K. Marx Street. During the meeting, she also drew attention to the need of digitizing the archive fund, expand the area of the archive.

A resident of Ufa, a member of the Union of Writers and the Union of Journalists of Russia and Bashkortostan Farit Ahmadiev raised an issue of training fiction translation specialists from the Bashkir language into Russian and vice versa. He proposed to create a center for fiction translation in the republic, which would allow working more efficiently with Russian publishing houses and public associations.

A businesswoman from Ufa Alexandra Khisametdinova voiced proposals to create a unified concept and to improve the procedure of conducting the Sabantuy festivals outside of Bashkortostan.

Entrepreneurs Andrey Vereshchagin from Birsk, Ilnar Khabibov from Blagoveshchensk and Firuza Nasyrova from Neftekamsk shared their experience in providing outsourcing catering in social institutions. This meeting was a continuation of a special meeting that Rustem Khamitov held in June.

The Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan, republican ministries and departments, as well as heads of municipalities were given corresponding assignments following the reception.


HC Salavat Yulaev ex-forward signed contract with Sibir


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Natalia Ovcharuk/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.The 30-year-old forward of the Kontinental Hockey League Dmitry Sayustov signed a one-way contract before the end of the 11th season with HC Sibir. This is reported on the official website of the league.

Earlier the forward played for Ufa Salavat Yulaev, having moved to Ufa during a season from HC Admiral (Vladivostok). Sayustov played 10 matches for the Bashkir club in the regular season and eight in the playoff round. During this time, the forward scored one washer and made two assists. The contract with the Salavat Yulaev was canceled in the past off-season.

Let's note, also three former players of HC Salavat Yulaev compete as part of Sibir now: Enver Lisin, Evgeniy Bodrov and Alexander Loginov.


It is planned to erect monument to outstanding ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev in Ufa


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Natalia Ovcharuk/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.In the capital of Bashkiria, an electronic tender was announced to perform engineering and survey works on the facility "Manufacturing and installation of the monument to Rudolf Nureyev." This is reported on the official website of public procurement. Almost 336 thousand rubles can be allocated from the Ufa budget for this procedure.

Let us remind that earlier the architects of Kazan announced the installation of a monument to the world famous ballet artist. Today in the capital of Tatarstan a place is selected for erecting a monument made by Zurab Tseriteli.

Rudolf Nureyev is a Soviet, British and French ballet dancer and choreographer, soloist of the Leningrad Opera and Ballet Theater. In 1941, Rudolph and his mother were evacuated to the Bashkir ASSR. He began to dance in the children's folklore ensemble in Ufa, studied at the House of Culture at the St. Petersburg ballerina Anna Udaltsova, who was there in exile. In 1961, after the completion of the company's tour in Paris, he asked for political asylum, becoming one of the most famous "defectors" in the USSR.

In Ufa, the name of Rudolf Nureyev is given to the Bashkir Choreography College and the International Ballet Art Festival held annually since 1993 on the stage of the Bashkir Opera and Ballet Theater, as well as to one of the city streets. The museum of Rudolf Nureyev was created in the Bashkir Opera and Ballet Theater. Also, a memorial plaque and bas-relief in honor of the dancer are installed in the city.


Industrial production increased by 3.5% in Bashkiria in January-August


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Elvira Latypova/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.The industrial production index in Bashkortostan in January-August amounted to 103.5%, in August — 105%. New data was published by the republican department of Rosstat.

Thus, the production volume in the extractive industries increased by 6.1% in January-August compared to the comparable indicator of the previous year. The turnover of organizations for this type of activity in the current prices has formed in the amount of 99 billion rubles.

The cumulative result of processing industries was plus 2.2%. The turnover amounted to 946 billion rubles.

The enterprises engaged in providing electricity, gas and steam increased production volumes by 1.4% (total turnover amounted to 153 billion rubles), water supply and wastewater, waste collection and disposal, elimination of pollution by 8% (turnover — 19 billion rubles).


Average salary in Bashkiria exceeded 32 thousand rubles


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.

The average monthly salary of employees of organizations and enterprises of the republic amounted to 32,106 rubles for the first seven months of this year, in July – to 32,292 rubles, Bashkortostan Statistics Agency reports.

The average salary in the region increased by 9.7 percent compared with January-July of 2017.

However, per capita monetary income of the population in January-July of this year amounted to 25,577 rubles per month, in July — 28,273 rubles.

Compared with January-July and July 2017, the decline was 0.2 and 2.6 percent, respectively.


Meteorologists gave weather forecast for coming weekend in Bashkortostan


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Rozaliya Valeeva/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.The coming weekend will be warm and dry in Bashkiria. According to the forecast of the Russian Met Center, partly cloudy weather is expected in Ufa on September 22 and 23. The air will warm up to 19-21 C, with western and southern wind, three meters per second. At night, the temperature will drop to 6 C. Precipitation is also not expected.

Since September 24, it will be warm, but short-term rains are forecasted.

As previously reported by the meteorologists of the Bashkir Met Office, the reason for the returned heat is the displacement of the ​​high pressure area.

According to the Met Center of Russia, in the second decade of September, the average daily air temperature is expected to be two degrees above normal in the Republic of Bashkortostan.


World Folklore Festival will be held at highest level - Rustem Khamitov


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.On September 19, at the Ufa Congress Hall, the Head of Bashkortostan delivered a speech at the official opening ceremony of the 48th World Congress and the General Assembly of the International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF).

"We are glad that Ufa and Bashkortostan have been chosen as a place for carrying out the World Folklore Festival. I assure you that the Folklore Festival will be conducted at the highest level. Both visitors and our residents will be pleased and fascinated by art, folk traditions, the folklore of guests who will come here", said the Head of the Region. "You are doing a huge, extremely important, noble work — helping the peoples to speak the language of friendship. Bashkortostan is sincerely glad that it has been accepted into the big CIOFF family, and will do everything possible to make a really great, wonderful holiday for our dear guests in 2020".

The participants of the Congress were also welcomed by the CIOFF president Philip Bossan and the president of the CIOFF Russian national section, the director of the State Russian House of Folk Art Tamara Purtova.

"The World Folklore Festival is the most important event of the CIOFF, in which more than 2,500 dancers and musicians from all over the world take part. It unites representatives of different cultures, strengthens friendship and harmony among peoples, introduces the cultural heritage of representatives of all participating countries", said Philip Bossan. "I am grateful to the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov and the Russian national section of the CIOFF for the fact that Ufa will host this grandiose event in 2020".

The CIOFF Head noted that representatives from more than 70 countries would come to Bashkortostan. In 2020, CIOFF turns 50 years old — the organization will celebrate its anniversary in Ufa.

A presentation of the countries-participants of the Congress took place within the framework of the opening ceremony. Representatives of the national sections told about the support of folk art and preparation for the World Folklore Festival 2020 in Ufa.

The International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF) has been operating since 1970. Since 2012 it has been an official partner of UNESCO. Its main goal is to preserve and promote traditional culture and folklore. For many years the Russian national section of CIOFF is represented by the State Russian House of Folk Art.


Finalists of Vladimir Spivakov Violin Competition are named in Ufa


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.The finalists of the 2nd International Vladimir Spivakov Violin Competition were named in Ufa.

Of the seven semi-finalists, the following reached the third round: Maria Dueñas (Spain), Issei Kurihara (Japan), Fedor Beznosikov (Russia), Stepan Starikov (Russia).

On September 20, the third round of the contest will take place; the musicians will play with the National Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Bashkortostan with the participation of the soloists of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia. The famous Estonian musician Mikhail Hertz will stand at the conductor's podium.

On September 20, the master classes of the jury of the competition — Qian Zhou (Singapore) from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and Takashi Shimizu (Japan) from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. will be held at the Ufa Art College.

On September 21, the chairman of the jury Mikhail Kopelman (USA) and jury member Boris Kushnir (Austria) will share their experience.

The Vladimir Spivakov International Violin Competition is held by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bashkortostan with the support of the Head of Bashkortostan, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan.

The online broadcast of the contest is carried out on the official website of the competition:; on the portal "Kultura.RF": and on the official community on FB:


Folklore Festival is excellent opportunity for Bashkiria to become globally famous - CIOFF


UFA, 20 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Alfiya Agliullina/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.The "Folklore Festival-2020" is a great opportunity for Bashkiria to present its culture to a huge number of people and to become globally known. This was stated during a press conference at the Bashinform News Agency by the Chairman of the International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF) Philip Bossan.

"Our organization annually holds about 400 festivals around the world, and I am very glad that Russia is their active participant. All this is done in order to establish peace and friendship between representatives of the most diverse national cultures", marked the head of CIOFF.

He also noted that the 48th World Congress of CIOFF opened in Ufa, which gathered about 200 delegates from 60 countries of the world in the capital of Bashkiria.

"CIOFF is a non-governmental organization working in the interests of preserving and promoting the cultural heritage of the whole world in cooperation with UNESCO and other authoritative associations. At the Congress you will have an opportunity to get acquainted with a great number of cultures and introduce your own there", said Philip Bossan.

According to him, the main theme of the Congress will be preservation and development of folklore traditions. Also the members of the Committee on Folklore Festival CIOFF are to conduct an inspection of the facilities that will be used during the "Folklore Festival-2020" in Ufa.

The facilities that may be used as venues for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Folklore Festival were also announced at the press conference. These are the "Akbuzat" racetrack and "Ufa-Arena".

"We assume that a closing ceremony of the Folklore Festival will take place at the "Ufa Arena". Perhaps, it will be an ice show that would characterize our Russian culture", the Deputy Prime Minister RB Salavat Sagitov shared some of the plans. "In addition, activities within the framework of the Folklore Festival are planned in all cities and regions of the republic. We will try to show the guests of our republic all the richness and diversity of the culture of the peoples of Bashkortostan".

It should be added that from September, 21 to September, 23, the 3rd Eurasian International Humanitarian Forum on Culture and Folk Art will take place in Ufa. It will be held in the framework of the activities of the 48th World Congress and the General Assembly of CIOFF under the auspices of UNESCO.

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