The Foundation for Presidential Grants announces the holding in 2018 of the two contests among non-profit non-governmental organizations involved in the development of civil society institutions that implement socially significant projects and projects in the protection of human and civil rights and freedoms, to provide grants of the President of the Russian Federation for the development of civil society.
The application is submitted to the Foundation for Presidential Grants in the form of electronic documents by filling in the relevant electronic forms posted on the official website at: президентскиегранты.рф.
On February 16, on Friday, on the sidelines of the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi, during the meeting of the head of government with governors, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov appealed to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev with a request to limit the turnover of powder milk in the country.
“Dmitry Anatolievich, I would like to say that milk has always lacked in winter, our republic produces a lot of milk and milk has always exported. Such a situation has happened this year: no export, milk prices decreased by five – eight roubles than last year and, of course, it creates a big problem for the citizens. Dairy factories bought powder milk, restore the milk, produce goods. Therefore, without your interference, this issue will probably not be solved, if we promote the launch of powder milk and the manufacture products from it, it will result total losses,” Minnikhanov said.
On February 15, on the sidelines of the Russian Investment Forum “Sochi-2018”, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov took part in a panel session "Is it easy to be an entrepreneur? The view of business and government”, with Sberbank CEO and Chairman of the Board German Gref being the moderator. The event was broadcast live on the “Russia 24” TV channel.
The participants of the panel session and speaking businessmen and officials discussed the topical issue of what prevents entrepreneurship from fulfilling their potential in the country? It was noted that entrepreneurs complain of unnecessary administrative pressure, unscheduled inspections, unaffordable credit resources and a lack of infrastructure necessary for the development. Besides, the lack of entrepreneurial competencies and the lack of qualified staff become significant obstacles to development.
During the session, Gref mentioned the Republic of Tatarstan as a successful example of entrepreneurship support
In the afternoon, Minnikhanov took part in the session "Monotown: Projecting the future".
Speaking during the session, representatives of the regions with the cities with monoeconomy discussed issues on the interaction of regional and municipal authorities and business in the development of mono-cities, the use of the initiative of active citizens and their involvement in the development of single-industry cities.
There are 319 single-industry cities in Russia, 36 of them obtained the status of Priority Social and Economic Development Areas. These mono-cities are located in 30 federal entities.
On February 15, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov held some meetings and business talks during the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi.
In particular, a meeting with Italian Ambassador to Russia Pasquale Terracciano discussed topical issues of mutually beneficial cooperation, prospects for the further development of Italian business in the republic.
Minnikhanov noted that Tatarstan actively cooperates with Italian companies as part of relations between Russia and Italy. He thanked the Italian Embassy in Russia for organizing the visit of the delegation of the Republic of Tatarstan to Milan in December 2017 and also reminded that the delegation of the Association of Italian Industrialists in Russia visited Kazan in September 2017.
On February 15, in Sochi, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited the exhibition at the Russian Investment Forum.
Being a unique platform for promoting and developing projects in the investment and operational stage of the implementation, the exhibition includes promising investment projects of federal and regional significance.
Krasnodar region, Leningrad region, Moscow region, St. Petersburg, Saratov, Tula, Rostov regions, the Republic of Tatarstan have their stands at the exhibition.
Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov told Medvedev, who visited the stand of the Republic of Tatarstan, about the most promising investment and innovation projects implemented in the region, including the Alabuga Special Economic Zone, the Innopolis Special Economic Zone and the innovative city of Innopolis, the InnoKam Kama Innovative Territorial and Production Cluster and others.
Dmitry Medvedev made a report at the plenary session “Investing in the regions, Investing in the future”.
On February 15, at their meeting on the sidelines of the Russian Investment Forum, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and Head of the Board of Directors of the Chelyabinsk Tube-Rolling Plant Andrey Komarov discussed issues related to cooperation in a number of joint projects.
In particular, in December 2013, the Ministry of Education and Science of the republic and Rimera Company signed the agreement on cooperation in the field of personnel training. The project was supported by the Agency for Strategic Initiatives and was called "The College of the Future of Tatarstan".
Further cooperation in the field of training highly skilled workers, in demand on the labor market, was also discussed at today’s meeting.
The Forum is held with the purpose of mentorship movement development, as well as search for and collection of the best practices for their further distribution and implementation in the Russian regions.
The main directions of the Forum are: "Mentorship in Production", Mentorship in Business and Entrepreneurship", "Mentorship in Social Sphere" and "Mentorship in Education and Hobby Clubs.
Representatives of all 85 constituent entities of the Russian Federation, major corporations, government authorities, and businesses participate in the operation of the Forum.
Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan Bulat Khaziakhmetov participates in the event on behalf of the Ministry of Economic Affairs. Representatives of the Factory of Entrepreneurship, the University of Talents, Republican higher educational institutions and enterprises also take part in the Forum.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan received a letter of request from the Department of Assessment of regulatory impact of the Ministry of Economic Development Russia on conduction of public consultations on the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation "On amendment of certain acts of Government of the Russian Federation in terms of activities in the field of management of apartment complexes and storage and maintenance of common property of owners of premises in apartment complexes (hereinafter the "Project").
Representatives of business associations are invited to revise this draft at the web-site of the Ministry of economy of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Please send your comments and suggestions to regulatory impact assessment sector of the Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Republic of Tatarstan to the following e-mail address: Nail.Madiev@tatar.ru.
Today Rustem Sibgatullin, First Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan, Director of the Department of Entrepreneurship and Competition Development, in the form of a "round table" met with representatives of small and medium-sized business of Aktanysh Municipal Region in the village of Aktanysh. The meeting was held by Engel Fattakhov, Head of Executive Comittee of Aktanysh Municipal Region. Along with discussion of urgent issues of economic development of the region, urgent issues of small and medium-sized entities were analyzed at the meeting.
The Center for Support of Exports of the Republic of Tatarstan under the Foundation for Support of Entrepreneurship of the Republic of Tatarstan informs entrepreneurs of the republic that on April 19-20, 2018
the Russian Export Center will hold an event from the cycle of "Russian Gastro Week" in Seoul (Republic of Korea).
An extensive exhibition of Russian food products, as well as targeted B2B meetings of exporters and producers of foods products with Korean importers and distributors are planned in the event framework.
To participate in the event it is necessary to send an application, list of required documents and certificate to the Center for Support of Export of the Republic of Tatarstan to email: email@example.com, tel.: (843)524 76 70 until March 20, 2018).