Foreign economic activity can be exercised through the Unified State Services Portal in the republic, the Bashkortostan Customs informs. The state portal provides information on registers of owners of temporary storage warehouses, owners of bonded warehouses, duty-free shops. As part of the provision of these services, interested persons can be included and excluded from the relevant register, activities in the field of customs can be suspended and resumed.
In Bashkortostan, the number of vacancies announced by employers to the employment service is growing. Thus, if at the beginning of the year there were over 32,300 jobs in the republican job bank, today there are more than 35,300 jobs. The number of officially registered unemployed in the region for the past week slightly decreased and amounted to 24.
The Central Bank will reduce the key rate to 9.75 percent per annum since March 27, the bank's press service reports. This decision was made by the Board of Directors of the Central Bank today, on March 24. The released report notes that the inflation slows down faster than forecasted. There is also a reduction in inflation expectations and restoration of economic activity.
The most number of Ufa residents choose a hotel based on its price. However, this year many of them are ready to pay for comfortable living conditions more than in the past. This is confirmed by the study of international tourist meta-search momondo, conducted in 2017 among 24.7 thousand independent travelers from 23 countries.
In the capital of Bashkortostan, an agreement on friendship and cooperation between Ufa and Sochi was signed. The document was signed by the head of the Ufa administration Irek Yalalov and the head of the resort city of Sochi Anatoly Pakhomov. As noted by the city authorities, the agreement will facilitate the development of mutually beneficial projects, exchange of experience in development of priority sectors of the economy and bilateral relations in the field of investment and innovation.
Rosselkhoznadzor (Federal Agency for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance) does not plan to lift restrictions on the import of Turkish tomatoes, cucumbers, apples, pears, turkey, chicken and other products. This is reported by the «Izvestiya» newspaper with reference to the statement of the supervisory agency.
The "Development of the defense-industrial and machine-building complexes in modern conditions" plenary session was held today for participants of the Russian Industrial Forum in Ufa. 19 business events were organized, where famous scientists, industrialists, economists, managers and specialists of large companies were speakers and moderators.
Representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development of Bashkortostan met in Moscow with Mongolian Ambassador to Russia Banzragch Dalgermaa. The sides discussed development of trade and economic relations between Bashkortostan and Mongolia, prospects for mutual cooperation in various areas of socio-economic development.
A timber industry cluster will be created in Bashkortostan. The signing of the Agreement took place in the framework of the Russian Industrial Forum on March 22. The document was signed by the Minister of Industry and Innovation Policy Alexey Karpukhin and the heads of ten logging and woodworking enterprises operating in the region.
The food basket price once again went up in the republic. According to the selective weekly monitoring of Bashkortostan Statistics Agency, the potato showed the greatest jump in price for a week - 3.1 percent and reached 22.39 rubles per kilogram. Carrots took the second place, with growth of 1.7 percent and averaged 24.
Measures to minimize cash flows to withdraw the economy from shadow are being discussed again by the authorities. However, in general, Russians do not support a proposal to limit cash payments, VCIOM experts established. 80 percent of citizens considered it as violation of their rights, rather than an effective tool to combat crime, bribes, tax evasion.
Bashkortostan Statistics Agency published average consumer prices for certain types of petroleum products in Ufa as of March 20. According to the data of the weekly monitoring, the average price of diesel fuel at Ufa petrol stations was 38.28 rubles per liter by Monday. The 76 RON petrol (80 RON)
In Bashkortostan, working groups have been set up to implement priority projects and programs in the main areas of the strategic development of the Russian Federation in the territory of our republic. The corresponding instruction of the Government is published on the official Internet portal of the legal information RB.
Bashkortostan Statistics Agency published the average monthly accrued salary in the republic by types of economic activity for January 2017. The average wage was 26,760 rubles in Bashkortostan in January this year. This is 6.4 percent more than a year ago. As noted by statistics, wage growth has been achieved in most industries of the region.
The average nominal accrued salary, including enterprises and small businesses, amounted to 26,760 rubles in the republic in January this year. This is 6.4 percent more than a year ago. The growth of real wages, compared to the same period in 2016, was 1.7 percent. Such data are given by Bashkortostan Statistics Agency.
In Kumertau the first investor - "Elevator" LLC - applied for an agreement on activities execution in the priority social and economic development area (PDA). This was reported by the press service of the Kumertau administration. LLC "Elevator" is implementing an investment project "Oil extraction plant construction in the village of Mayachny".
On March 29-31, Ufa will host the 4th "Ufa-Ladya. Art. Crafts. Souvenirs" exhibition-festival. As the Bashkir Exhibition Company CEO Albina Kildigulova said, 200 artisans from 43 districts of Bashkortostan will take part in the event. In addition, folk artists from other cities and regions of the country will come to Ufa: Moscow, St.
The Standard & Poor's International Rating Agency again confirmed the credit outlook of Ufa at the BB-level on the international scale and ruAA- on the national scale due to stable state of financial indicators. This was reported today at a daily briefing at the Ufa administration. The rating agency believes that the financial performance of Ufa will gradually improve in 2017-2019.
The number of officially registered unemployed declines in the Bashkir capital. Today, over 5,900 people are registered with the city employment service. The level of registered unemployment in Ufa also declined and is now 1 percent. The number of vacancies declared by employers in the employment service increased and reached 12,400 jobs compared to the beginning of the year.
Business Development Centres will operate at offices of Sberbank and Rosselkhozbank in the municipalities of the republic. This was announced by the Chairman of the State Committee RB for Entrepreneurship and Tourism Vyacheslav Gilyazitdinov at daily briefing in the Government of the region. He reported on the implementation of small business support projects.
The Government of Bashkortostan approved a "road map" to support and stimulate export of the republic. The document was prepared by the Ministry of Economic Development of the region and is structured along four sections. The first section deals with formation and improvement of the export support system.
Based on the results of the project committee meeting, conducted by the First Vice-Prime Minister of the Government of the Russian Federation Igor Shuvalov, key performance indicators of integrated development programs of 251 single-industry cities were approved, Izvestiya reports. Until April 21, the methodology for rating mono-education should be improved.
Interregional HR-Forum "Human Resources Management: Regional Strategy Challenges 2030" will be held in Ufa
On April 27-28, the Ufa Congress Hall will host the 5th Interregional HR-Forum "Human Resources Management: Regional Strategy Challenges 2030". The purpose of the forum is to define the main directions for improving the regional policy of human resource management, possibility of joint comprehensive discussion of topical problems and ways to solve them, and to exchange experience and practices of personnel management between public authorities and organizations.
The Ministry of Labour of Russia has prepared a draft resolution of the Government of the Russian Federation for rational use of weekends and non-working holidays, which establishes a procedure for transferring days off in 2018. Taking into account that in 2018 several holidays coincide with weekends, the following transfer procedure is proposed.
Today, on March 16, during the official visit of the Uzbekistan delegation, an agreement on cooperation between the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bashkortostan and the Samarkand region was signed in Ufa. The document was endorsed by the vice-president of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Bashkortostan Pavel Barmin and the head of the CCI department of the Samarkand region Zhamshed Urakov.
In Bashkortostan, the right to "Bashkir honey" brand is demonopolized. For the first time, a private company received a certificate for the right to use brand implying territorial affiliation of the sweet product. Before that, during the last 12 years, the only patent holder was the Bashkir Research Centre for Beekeeping and Apitherapy.
A memorandum and several agreements on cooperation have already been signed at the Agro-Industrial Forum opened yesterday in Ufa. The subject of the memorandum between the Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan and the Foundation for Dutch-Russian Livestock (FDRL) is cooperation expansion between the parties in dairy cattle breeding development in the republic and introduction of advanced world practices.
"We have acquired a powerful ally represented by Rosneft. This global company came to our republic. These are new opportunities and new markets for us. Our relations are increasingly developing", said the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov in his interview with the "Expert-Ural" magazine.
Rustem Khamitov: "Main reason for production growth is Bashkir companies’ successful adaptation to new economic conditions"
"We are doing much to ensure the growth of industrial production index, but we have not expected such results", the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov summed up the economic results of the first months of 2017 in his interview with the “Expert-Ural” magazine. “For example, the results of January 2017 to January 2016 amounted to 107.
Granite tiles laid on Manege Square in Moscow to celebrate the 850th anniversary will be replaced with tiles from Bashkiria. To do this, the republican "Uralskie Kamni" (Ural Stones) company, which supplies granite for works on improving the streets of Moscow, will increase extraction by one-third, and production by 50 percent in 2017, Vedomosti reports.
The 2nd Republican Forum on Social Entrepreneurship was opened in Ufa. Its main task is a constructive discussion of the most relevant and successful practices in the field of social business. The organizers of the forum are the Centre for Innovations in the Social Sphere of Bashkortostan, the State Committee for Entrepreneurship and Tourism of the Republic of Bashkortostan.
Inflation in Russia is still below the forecasts of the Ministry of Economic Development, and the ruble is still stronger than the fundamental values corresponding to the Russian balance of payments. This is reported by RIA Novosti. "Inflation is now below our expectations for a number of reasons, including due to the fact that the dollar exchange rate is below our expectations now.
The Agency for Housing Mortgage Lending (AHML) has lowered mortgage rates to the lowest level in the history of mortgage lending in Russia. Mortgage loans for housing under construction can now be issued at a rate of 10.25 percent per annum. The rate will be further reduced by 0.25 percentage points for certain categories of borrowers, including large families, as well as housing buyers in the Far Eastern Federal District and the Baikal region.
The Agro-Industrial Forum and the 27th "AgroComplex-2017" International Exhibition were opened in Ufa. The Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan Irek Mukhametdinov, the deputy head of the Department of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia Sergey Kiselev, Soyuzmoloko Chairman Andrei Danilenko, agrarian diplomat of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Russia Nikola Grushkova and other officials participated in the opening ceremony.
In Bashkortostan an average salary was 28,316 rubles in January this year. The subsistence minimum for the able-bodied population amounted to 8,869 rubles. According to the data of sample labour force surveys on average for November 2016 - January 2017, the labour force in the republic exceeds 2 million people.
In Bashkortostan, the number of unemployed according to the International Labour Organization methodology exceeds 115 thousand people. A year ago, there were more than 122,000 unemployed in the republic. These are the results of the latest labour force survey on average for November 2016-January-2017, conducted by the Federal State Statistics Service.
Tours in Egypt may fall in price by one third, the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) informs. As reported by «Izvestiya», after opening of regular flights with Egypt, the cost of tours for Russians will not simply remain at the level of 2015, but may noticeably decrease. Tours can cost up to 30 percent cheaper than before the ban on air travel.
Bashkortostan was among 22 regions that managed to achieve the maximum increase in dairy productivity of cows - by more than five percent. Such data were presented by the Accounts Chamber of Russia based on the results of checking the measures effectiveness aimed at import substitution in the dairy industry in 2015-2016.
The main work on the preparation for the 7th International Veterinary Congress in Bashkortostan has been completed. The Deputy Prime Minister of the Government RB Irek Mukhametdinov stated this at a press conference in the Bashinform News Agency. The Congress will be held in Ufa from April 19 to 21.
The number of farms is growing in Bashkortostan. By the beginning of this year there were more than 6,1 thousand farms in the republic. As noted at the meeting of the Union of Agricultural Producers RB, Bashkortostan shows good performance in comparison with other regions. In the rating of the Russian Federation in terms of gross production, farmers of the republic occupy the 11th place, in the Volga Federal District - the fourth place.
On Friday, March 10, the All-Russian meeting of the Working Group on the use of natural gas as a motor fuel under the Government Commission for Fuel and Energy Issues will be held at the Ufa Congress Hall (entrance from Z. Validi Street). The beginning is at 15.00. At 17.00 a press scrum is expected with participation of Maxim Lobanov, the Deputy Director of the Department for Oil and Gas Processing of the Ministry of Energy of Russia, the press service of the Government of the Republic of Bashkortostan reported.
The Bashkortostan Statistics Agency published average consumer prices for certain types of petroleum products in Ufa, as of March 6. Compared with February 27, all grades of petrol have risen in price in the Bashkir capital. Only the cost of diesel fuel remained unchanged. According to the data of the weekly monitoring, a liter of RON 76 (
Uralsib Bank joined Bashkiria CCI campaign "100 Investment Projects for 100th Republic’s Anniversary"
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Bashkortostan signed a partnership agreement with Uralsib Bank within the framework of the "100 Investment Projects for 100th Anniversary of the Republic" campaign. It is planned to jointly advise the participants of the campaign on a program to stimulate business lending, selection of banking products, as well as on state support for investment activities.
The republic will receive from the federal budget 856 million rubles in the framework of the national project on the formation of a modern urban environment in 2017. The Minister of Housing and Communal Services RB Sergey Afonin announced this at the final board of the department. Co-financing from the republican budget will amount to 175 million rubles (
This year, the agricultural producers of the republic plan to collect 3.5 million tons of grain, 1.7 million tons of potatoes and vegetables, 1.4 million tons of sugar beet and 200 thousand tons of sunflower. As it was reported at the meeting in the Government of Bashkortostan by the Minister of Agriculture RB Ilshat Fazrahmanov, the structure of sown areas in 2017 was formed taking into account the market demand for products.
According to the latest information of the employment services, in Bashkortostan there are 24.5 thousand officially registered unemployed. The republican job bank contains information on 33.4 thousand jobs. Registered unemployment rate is 1.22 percent. According to preliminary data for 2016, the average workforce was 2.
Salary expectations of men and women differ significantly. According to the analysis of more than 200 thousand CVs of Ural residents, including Bashkortostan, posted on the HeadHunter website since the beginning of the year, the average desired wage for men is by 15-20 thousand rubles higher than the average wage that women indicate.
Petrol prices went up again in Bashkiria with beginning of spring. Last jump in prices at the "Bashneft" petrol station throughout the republic took place on March 4. Recall that the previous fuel price increase was recorded in late January. As "Komsomolskaya Pravda-Ufa" reports , 92 RON added 30 kopecks: now one liter costs 35 rubles 40 kopecks.
In Ufa, a board meeting of the Ministry of Land and Property Relations RB was held with participation of the Prime Minister of the Government of Bashkortostan Rustem Mardanov. According to the Federal Treasury, the republic in terms of income in the form of dividends, lease of property, land lease retained the second place in the Volga Federal District on deductions of the net profit part by state unitary enterprises following the results of 2016.
On March 3, in the village of Dmitrievka Ufa District the Plenipotentiary Envoy of the RF President to Volga Federal District Mikhail Babich paying a working trip to our republic and the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov visited Zatonskaya CHP being under construction - the branch of LLC "Bashkir Generation Company".
On March 3, the Bank of Russia revoked the license from PJSC "Tatfondbank". This was reported on the website of the regulator. This decision was taken due to non-fulfillment by the credit organization of federal laws, as well as due to the reduction of the bank’s assets below the minimum share capital.
"100 Investment Projects - to 100th Bashkortostan Anniversary" entrepreneurial campaign was supported by BESK
In Ufa a partnership agreement between the Chamber of Commerce RB and Bashkir Power Grid Company (BESK) was signed. The agreement envisages a joint activity as part of the "100 Investment Projects – to the 100th Anniversary of the Republic of Bashkortostan" campaign. According to the BESK General Director Dmitry Sharovatov, participation in the campaign plays an important role for the company, which is interested in developing the economic potential of the region and improving its investment climate: "Despite the fact that the Company’s activity is strictly regulated, it plans to invest more than 30 billion rubles in the development of the republic until 2023".
In Bashkortostan "road maps" for target models to simplify business operations and increase investment attractiveness of the region are approved. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development RB. Total 12 "road maps" were formed by several areas. Among them there were construction permits and spatial planning;
Bashkortostan is preparing to sign a new agreement on cooperation in the "Volga-Yangtze" format. This was discussed at a meeting of the Russian part of the Joint Working Group in the format of "Volga-Yangtze" on the current state and prospects of cooperation development in trade-economic and humanitarian fields.
On February 28, the delegation of Bashkortostan headed by Rustem Khamitov completed its work at the "Sochi-2017" Russian Investment Forum. Summing up the participation of the republican delegation, the Head of Bashkortostan marked its efficiency for the region. “The Forum is a platform, which involves, firstly, consideration of business projects, signing agreements and secondly, discussions and debates.
On February 28, Republic of Bashkortostan and PJSC Pochta Bank signed an agreement on cooperation in the framework of the "Sochi-2017" Russian Investment Forum. It provides for cooperation between the parties in order to improve availability and quality of banking services to the residents of the republic.