"I believe that we do not have any serious problems with the ethnic issue", Russian President Vladimir Putin said at an annual large press conference today, answering a question on the study of national languages in schools. "We have only one goal regarding language: to provide the same starting conditions for all children, no matter where they live in Russia", the head of state said.
Ufa State Aviation Technical University (USATU) was given a status of a federal innovation venue until 2023 by the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia. This status was given to the university for the first time. USATU is the only higher educational institution in Bashkortostan included in the list of 77 federal innovation venues.
Bashkortostan conscript soldier, who almost died after barracks collapse in Omsk, became National NeForum Awards winner
The conscript soldier from Bashkortostan Rustam Nabiev, who almost died after a collapse of the barracks in Omsk, won the National NeForum Awards in the "The most reassuring blog" nomination. The results of the contest among the country's bloggers and the names of the awards winners were announced in Moscow yesterday.
On December 17, the State Committee for Tourism of Bashkortostan Republic and the Bashkortostan suburban passenger company organize a thematic New Year's trip to the Abzakovo ski resort, where one of the guest yurts of Grandfather Frost is located. The suburban train "Legend of the Urals" will depart from Ufa station at 6.
At the height of the working week, the Bashinform News Agency reminds us how long we will rest for the New Year and the January holidays in 2018. According to Rostrud (Federal Labor and Employment Service), the upcoming New Year holidays for Russians, including residents of Bashkortostan, will last exactly ten days.
The year of 2018 is declared the Year of the Family in Bashkortostan. This was stated by the Head of the Republic Rustem Khamitov at a meeting of the Government of the region. The Head of the Republic notes that more than half a million families with children live in Bashkortostan. Annually, about 10 billion rubles are allocated from the republican budget for their support.
The "Amazing, New-Year's Bashkortostan-2018" project was launched, the State Committee for Tourism of the Republic of Bashkortostan informed. This year, five guest yurts will be installed in Ufa, Birsk, Sterlitamak, Kandry-Kul and Abzakovo ski centers. The Grandfather Frost has already started to visit his yurts and participate in children’s new-year parties.
The Yandex company has published the next top dozens of the most popular searches by users of its search system. The inhabitants of Bashkortostan were interested most of all in introduction of a fine for absence of the "Studs" sign, the activity of the Anti-Corruption Foundation and death groups in social networks in the outgoing year.
The Kremlin Children's New Year Party will be held on December 26 this year. A delegation of more than 140 people will depart to Moscow from Bashkortostan. Of these, 114 children aged eight to 13 years and 28 attendants (pediatricians, law enforcement officers, teachers). The vouchers were presented to excellent students, winners of the Olympiads, sports competitions, creative competitions, activists - leaders of the Russian movement of schoolchildren.
Russia is ready to resume direct air communication with Egypt - a protocol on this may be signed in the near future, Vladimir Putin said after talks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Russia 24 reports. According to RIA Novosti, the Minister of Transport of the Russian Federation Maxim Sokolov gave a forecast for the terms, having named the beginning of February and said that so far it was only a question of resuming direct flights to Moscow-Cairo.
In the next two days, the frosty weather is yielding a little in Bashkiria, weather forecasters predict. "On Monday, an anticyclone ridge will pass through the greater part of the Urals, due to which it will be sunny and dry, and a cold snap will recede a little", the specialists of the "Phobos" Center commented on.
Monthly payment for first and second child should correspond to living standard in region - Russian Labor Ministry
In Russia, an average monthly payment for the first and second child will amount to 10.5 thousand rubles. This is reported by "RIA Novosti", citing the words of the Minister of Labor and Social Protection Maxim Topilin. Residents of the Belgorod region will receive a minimum amount, the residents of the Chukotka Autonomous District a maximum one.
Bashkiria residents will be able to observe the brightest star shower of the year - a Geminid meteor shower - at night of December 13 to 14. It is on this night that the peak of the greatest activity of the meteor shower is expected, but there is a chance to see the star shower and make a wish until December 19.
"Yangan-Tau" Geopark will be considered for inclusion in the UNESCO heritage list in May 2018, reported on the sidelines of the 1st Forum on the Development of the Northeast of Bashkortostan. It was attended by the head of the program "UNESCO Global Geoparks" Patrick McKiver and international expert on geoparks Suren Givinyan.
The Commission, which studied the issue of ruthenium-106 release in the Southern Urals, reported that the cause of the pollution could be a satellite burnt in the atmosphere, on board which was the source of this isotope with a high total activity. This is reported by RBC. Earlier, environmentalists announced a version that the cause of the outbreak was an accident at the Mayak enterprise, which is part of Rosatom.
Mikhail Babich and Rustem Khamitov together with teachers and parents in Ufa discussed native languages studying issue
During his working trip to the capital of Bashkiria, the Plenipotentiary Envoy of the President of Russia to the Volga Federal District Mikhail Babich together with the Head of the Republic Rustem Khamitov visited the Ufa Gymnasium No. 16. It was this school that became a venue for discussion of the issue of studying and teaching state and native languages in Bashkiria.
Social services waiting list has disappeared in Bashkortostan due to non-profit organizations - Rustem Khamitov
Bashkortostan will continue to involve non-profit organizations in the sphere of social services for the population. This was reported by the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov at a meeting of the Association of Legislative (Representative) State Authorities of the Subjects of the Russian Federation in the Volga Federal District, which was held in Ufa.
On the eve of the New Year in one of the largest shopping malls of the Bashkir capital, a symbolic food art in the form of a New-Year tree from chak-chak (national Bashkir dessert) will be cooked on December 10. Anyone will be able to taste it. The unusual New-Year tree will be as high as possible and cooked from the fluffiest chak-chak.
Bashkortostan entered top 20 based on the results of the National Tourist Rating-2017, having taken the 11th place (82.2 points). The republic improved its indicator being ahead of Tatarstan (80 points) and the Kaliningrad region (79.5 points). Such data was released by the Information Communication Center "Rating" in conjunction with the "Otdyh v Rossii" (
In Ufa, a training of the famous American business coach Brian Tracy was organized with violations, the migration service officials found out. The «Bashkortostan» TV and Radio Company reports that the motivational speaker had to undergo a procedure of fingerprinting, sign an administrative offence report and pay a fine of two thousand rubles.
A little more than a month left before the New Year, and one of the best options to celebrate the holidays is to go on a trip. The Federal Agency for Tourism, together with tourist aggregators and booking services, found out where the Russians would go for the New Year holidays. According to Biletix service, the early sales of air tickets in Russia, committed in June-October for the New Year holidays, increased by 21%
On December 3, the Agreement on mutual cooperation in the field of inbound tourism between the State Committee of Bashkortostan for Entrepreneurship and Tourism and the Association of Tour Operators of Iran was signed at the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Tehran (Islamic Republic of Iran)
On December 11, US Consulates in St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok will resume their interviews for non-immigrant visas at a reduced scale. This is reported on the official website of the US diplomatic mission in Russia. The US Embassy in Moscow will also continue to conduct interviews for immigration and non-immigrant visas at a reduced scale.
A medical scientific and educational cluster should be formed in the republic. This was stated by the Head of the Region Rustem Khamitov in the annual Address to the State Assembly - the Kurultay of Bashkortostan. According to him, it is important to strengthen the contribution of medical science to the development of public health.
The Foundation for Science Support and Development of Bashkortostan will receive a republican status and additional sources of financing. This was stated by the Head of the Region Rustem Khamitov in the annual Address to the State Assembly - the Kurultay of the Republic. The head of Bashkortostan noted that the role of science was intensifying in the large-scale modernization of the economy.
The outgoing year of 2017 in Russia can become the warmest in the history of observations, TASS reported citing the director of the Meteorological Center of the Russian Federation, Roman Vilfand. "The specialists of the Meteorological Center carried out calculations and found out that for the 11 months of 2017 - from January to November inclusive, the average temperature in Russia was the highest for the entire observation period," said Vilfand.
Bashkir Medical University will bring together best students-surgeons of Russia and foreign countries
Bashkir State Medical University will bring together the best students-surgeons of the country on its venue. On December 5, the All-Russian Olympiad on Surgery with international participation will start at the university. Participants from the medical colleges of the Russian Federation, as well as the teams from the medical faculty of Mannheim University of Heidelberg (
On December 2, Ufa will host the largest environmental forum "Environmental Well-Being in the 21st Century: Legal Aspects". The intensive program of the forum includes the "Green Planet" festival, business breakfast "Public Control in the Field of Environmental Protection", a plenary session on the topic "Comfortable Environment.
A resident of Sterlitamak created a social video editor, making short videos from long footage. A unique project was accomplished as part of the federal accelerator of technological projects and start-ups GenerationS-2017 from the "Guide to Innovation" accelerated program. The author of the project Rustam Salavatov shared with details.
Today, on December 1, in the capital of Bashkiria, the thermometer bars fell to -5 degrees Celsius in the morning. It is windless calm in the city. According to Bashkir Hydrometeorological Office, the first winter day in the republic is expected to be partly cloudy, without significant precipitation.
The public organizations represented by the Public Chamber and the non-profit sector of the republic, will also be involved in solving the tasks set by the Head of Bashkortostan in the Address to the State Assembly, Olga Panchikhina, the chairwoman of the Public Chamber of Bashkortostan assured. "If we use the potential of public organizations to work in all these areas of the legislative and executive bodies, we will be able to solve many problems very productively.