As guarantees for the return of funds withdrawn from Bashneft within the suit of Rosneft, Bashneft and the Republic of Bashkortostan, 31.76% of MTS shares held by Sistema JSFC and Sistema-Invest, 100% of shares held by "Group of companies "Medsi" and 90.47% of shares of JSC "BESK" were seized.
According to Rosalkogolregulirovaniye (Federal Service for Alcohol Market Regulation), 65% of alcoholic beverages produced in Russia do not correspond to those declared on the GOST labels, Izvestia reports. In 2016, the department's laboratories tested 981 samples of alcohol and alcohol-containing products.
The Russian National Union of Beekeepers received an official letter from the Executive Committee of the World Federation of Beekeeping Associations "Apimondia" on registration of the Russian Federation’s bid for holding the 47th International Congress "Apimondia" and the International Exhibition "ApiExpo" in 2021.
Rustem Khamitov proposed to increase tax revenues of Bashkortostan municipalities by 700 million rubles
On June 22, at a meeting of the Committee on Budget, Tax, Investment Policy and Territorial Development of the State Assembly - Kurultay of Bashkortostan, the draft law "On Amendments to the Law of Bashkortostan Republic" On the Establishment of Unified Deductions from Separate Taxes to Budgets of Municipal Districts and Urban Districts of the Republic of Bashkortostan" was considered .
Russia has reduced purchases of palm oil. In the first quarter of this year, the import of the product declined by 17%, Izvestia reports. This is the minimum volume since 2015, the report of Rospotrebnadzor says. In the first three months, purchases amounted to 193.8 thousand tons. A year ago, 227 thousand tons were purchased.
In the near future, residents of Bashkiria will be able to use helicopters as public transport. According to the Development Corporation of the Republic of Bashkortostan, an investment agreement worth more than 250 million rubles is currently being prepared. The name of the investor is not disclosed.
The Government of Bashkortostan signed an agreement on cooperation with JSC "Russian Export Centre" to ensure favourable conditions for the development of export activities. The main objective of the agreement is to build a system for supporting non-resource exports, as well as expanding and deepening partnerships for the development of export activities of enterprises.
The "Expert RA" rating agency for the first time assigned Bashkortostan a credit rating at the level of ruAA + on the national scale, the "stable" outlook. According to the experts, the regional economy is characterized by a multisectoral structure, has a high level of diversification and a stable tax base.
In Bashkiria, the income tax rate for regional investment projects has been reduced. The document was signed by the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov within the framework of measures to improve regional investment legislation. The law provides for reduction in the regional income tax rate for a number of projects from 17%
For the first time since February of this year, the exchange rate of the dollar has overcome a mark of 60 rubles. These are the data of the Moscow Currency Exchange. As of 10.25 Moscow time yesterday, the dollar rate was 60.02 rubles, having added 39 kopecks. The euro exchange rate reached 66.81 rubles, having increased by 47 kopecks.
On June 19, in Moscow JSC "Russian Export Centre" and the Union "Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Bashkortostan" signed a partnership agreement on the development of export activities, the CCI RB informs. The Chamber becomes the regional operator of the REC in the country and will implement the programs of the centre for export support in the region.
In Russia, the purchase of strawberries doubled this year. Due to the bad weather, the domestic harvest promises to be low, and prices high, Izvestiya reports. According to the results of four months of this year, imports doubled compared to the same period of the last year. Experts are sure that large domestic harvest is not expected due to the unfavourable weather.
The USPTU delegation including the rector Ramil Bakhtizin and the dean of the pipeline transport department Sultanmagomed Sultanmagomedov took part in the World Congress of Engineers and Scientists "Future Energy: Innovative Scenarios and Methods of Their Implementation" WSEC-2017, which was held within the framework of the International Exhibition EXPO-2017 "Energy of the Future" in the capital of Kazakhstan - Astana on June 19-20.
In Bashkiria, the index of industrial production (IPI) in May was 106.5% compared to May of the last year, for January-May - 103.4% compared to January-May 2016, the Bashkortostan Statistics Agency informs. The average Russian indicator: 105.6% by May 2016, in January-May - 101.7%
This year in Bashkortostan it is planned to procure one and a half norm of forage. This was stated by the Head of the Region Rustem Khamitov on the results of his visit to the enterprises of the Durtyuli agro-industrial complex. "Weather conditions are not so good this year. We have about two weeks delay compared to the last year," said Rustem Khamitov.
The African swine fever (ASF), which was registered this year in 10 regions of Russia, could spread to four more regions, including Bashkortostan. This is reported by RBC-Ufa with reference to the statement of the head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Sergey Dankvert. The ten regions where the African swine fever was recorded this year include Crimea, Rostov, Irkutsk, Volgograd Regions, four regions of the Central Federal District (
In Bashkiria IT specialists are on the fifth place in demand, experts of the HeadHunter recruiting agency concluded. 13% of vacancies of local employers are devoted to the search for these personnel. Competition in the industry is four people per position. The most interest in IT specialists is marked in the cities of Ufa, Sterlitamak and Neftekamsk.
According to the Ministry of Labour of the region, the average salary in Bashkortostan amounted to 28,094 rubles for March of this year. The subsistence minimum for the able-bodied population is 8,869 rubles. According to the data of sample surveys on average for February-April, the number of economically active population of the republic exceeded 1.
Bashkortostan was included in the top five regions according to the results of the spring decade of subscription. Recall, at this time, Russian Post and editions offer significant discounts. In general, in Russia for these 10 days, almost three million additional subscriptions were issued. Residents of Bashkiria issued 156 thousand subscriptions - 27 percent more than in the spring of last year.
The Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan has developed a program of subsidizing farmers who are ready to introduce space technologies and buy drones. The head of the department Ilshat Fazrakhmanov informed about it at the "Results of Space Activities" forum. The subsidy will cover up to 50% of costs, but no more than 2.
Saxony delegation estimated Bashkortostan investment potential and cooperation opportunities in social sphere
Within the framework of the Saxon Landtag delegation (Germany) visit to Bashkortostan, a meeting was held with members of the Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan, heads of republican ministries and departments. During the meeting, a presentation of the investment potential of Bashkortostan, key sectors of its economy and social sphere was held.
According to Rospotrebnadzor, the greatest amount of all alcoholic drinks in Russia is consumed in the Magadan region. The indicator of consumption last year there was more than 14 liters of pure alcohol per capita. Among the most drinking regions were also Moscow, the Sakhalin region and the Komi Republic - the figure exceeded 13 liters there.
The Government of Bashkiria and Roshydromet (Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring) signed an agreement on cooperation within the framework of the International Environment Forum in Ufa. The contract concerns the sphere of hydrometeorology, monitoring of state and pollution of the environment.
The Republic of Bashkortostan is one of the leaders in Russia in implementing the results of space activities. This was stated at a meeting with the Head of the Region Rustem Khamitov by the Deputy General Director of JSC Russian Space Systems Anatoly Perminov. In Ufa he takes part in the "Space Activities in the Regions of the Russian Federation" Forum.
Farmers of Bashkiria present their products at the exhibition within the framework of the "Russian Village-2017" forum, which takes place in Moscow on June 8-9. According to the Ministry of Agriculture of the republic, such branded products as Bashkir honey and beekeeping products, delicacies from poultry meat (
23 municipalities of Bashkortostan approved their programs on participation in the "Modern Urban Environment Formation" project, the republican Government reported. Public discussions were held and a list of facilities was determined in all municipalities. Total 354 courtyards are planned to be improved for the current year, covering 604 apartment buildings, and 35 public areas - 15 parks, five squares, three squares, six pedestrian zones, two public facilities, one alley, a quay, a sports ground and a transport infrastructure area.
Bashkortostan took the eighth place in the rating of the socio-economic situation of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation in 2016. This is evidenced by results of a study conducted by the "RIA Rating" rating agency of "Russia Today". The republic scored 60.759 points in the integral rating and went two positions up compared to 2015 based on the results of the analysis.
In Ufa, a construction of the Eastern Exit (will unite the M7 and M5 routes) will be financed by the New BRICS Development Bank, investing the Bashkir government's share of 4.5 billion rubles. On June 1, on the sidelines of the SPIEF, the republican authorities signed a contract for the construction of a road with the VTB subsidiary structure - the Bashkir Concession Company.
In Kumertau, an application for inclusion in the register of residents of the priority development area (PDA) was submitted by Kumertau Production Company LLC, the city administration reported. The company, founded by businessmen Vasily Korobkin and Vitaliy Kaiser, offers to construct a cement grinding station with a capacity of 54 thousand tons per year.
Compared with the beginning of the year, the number of officially registered unemployed in Bashkortostan fell by about one thousand people. At the moment, there are about 23.6 thousand unemployed people in the region and 43 thousand officially registered vacancies in the employment service. For comparison: at the beginning of this year the republican bank of vacancies contained information on 32,4 thousand jobs.
Bashkortostan for the third consecutive year improves its position in the National Investment Climate Rating. On June 2 the results of the subjects of the Russian Federation for 2016 were announced at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum. Bashkortostan entered the group of leaders with the 13th result and having significantly improved its past performance (
The Russian Government lifted the restriction on import from Turkey of all previously banned products, except for tomatoes. This sector remains restricted in interests of domestic farmers. The list of newly products allowed to import includes frozen parts of chicken and turkey, by-products of chicken and turkey, fresh or chilled cucumbers and gherkins, fresh apples, pears, grapes, strawberries, the document says.
On June 2, in Ufa an awarding ceremony of the republican contest winners "Best Products of Bashkortostan-2017" will be held - the regional stage of the All-Russian competition for the program "100 Best Goods of Russia". The main tasks of the competition are to identify the best samples of goods and services, to distribute positive experience of domestic enterprises and organizations-leaders in the field of quality, to promote introduction of effective quality management systems.
Bashkiria delegation will sign a number of important agreements during St. Petersburg Economic Forum
The delegation of Bashkiria led by the Prime Minister of the Government RB Rustem Mardanov takes part in the work of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, in events dedicated to the issues of small and medium-sized business in Russia, as well as opportunities for international cooperation.
Bashkortostan entered the top ten regions according to socio-economic development results. These are the data of the rating of the regional socio-economic situation by RIA "Rating", a part of the state media giant "Russia Today". At the end of 2016, the republic improved its positions and is now on the eighth place among 85 regions of the country.
In St. Petersburg, the rating of the 10 best single-industry cities in Russia was announced. The city of Kumertau of the Republic of Bashkortostan was named among the best single-industry municipalities. The rating was announced within the framework of the "zero day" program of the 21st St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.