Bashkortostan plans to attract more than 390 billion rubles of investments
UFA, 20 April 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/.
The Government of Bashkortostan plans to attract more than 390 billion rubles of investments this year.
"The tasks for the development of our regional investment development are quite ambitious this year. We should attract more than 390 billion rubles and, of course, improve our investment climate, "Rustem Mardanov the Prime Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan said in his speech following the year of 2016.
As reported by the Bashinform News Agency, Bashkortostan ranks 20th in the investment rating of the Agency for Strategic Initiatives.
At the end of 2016, the volume of investments in fixed assets from all sources amounted to almost 362 billion rubles. Investment in the economy increased by 4.2 percent against the national decline by almost one percent.
10 projects with a total investment of more than 54 billion rubles, which involved creation of more than 2.5 thousand jobs, were included in the list of priority investment projects in 2016.
Currently, the list contains 71 projects with a total value of over 477 billion rubles with creation of about 22,000 new jobs.
On April 20, in the State Assembly — Kurultay RB, the Head of the Republic Rustem Khamitov presented a report of the Government RB on the results of work in 2016.