Certificate validity of Bashkortostan Airlines may be suspended

16 мая

The Transport Prosecutor’s Office plans to initiate suspension of the certificate of LLC Bashkortostan Airlines because of backdated salaries to flight personnel and employees, RIA Novosti informs referring to the representative of the Ufa Transport Prosecutor’s Office.

"Rural" Zoo was opened in Ufa

16 мая

The unusual Zoo with rural animals was opened on the first floor of "Bashkortostan" shopping mall. There are more than 30 animals in the Zoo. Among them there are goatlings, lambs, chickens, fancy hens, tortoise beetles and pigs, and also rabbits, guinea pigs, a pheasant, a guinea fowl and even an ostrich. All of them are brought from Yekaterinburg, examined by veterinaries and vaccinated. The Ufa platform with a mini-farm is already the seventh in Russia. On May 15, the same farm will be opened at VDNKh in Moscow.

The Buk-M2 missile systems come back to Bashkortostan after participating in the Victory Parade

15 мая

On Wednesday, May 15, military men of air-defence missile brigade of the Central Military District (TSVO), taken part in the Victory Parade in Red Square, started loading of equipment on railway platforms for returning to Bashkortostan, the press-service of TSVO informs.

Motor rally «Moscow – Beijing 2013» will go through Bashkiria

14 мая

In September, 2013 a motor rally on the route «Moscow — Beijing 2013» will go through Bashkortostan. Its participants will visit Ufa, the City Council informs. The «Beijing — Moscow» motor rally is a single automobile tourist project connecting two great powers — Russia and China. The event was organised by Noncommercial Partnership «Association of International Integration in Tourism «Mir bez granits» under the aegis of Rosturizm and the State Directorate on Tourism Affairs of the Peoples Republic of China. For the first time the rally took place in June, 2012, becoming one of the brightest and prominent events of the Year of the Russian Tourism in China. Representatives of leading mass-media of Russia and China, having started from Beijing, travelled 11 thousand kilometres. Having driven over the territory of four Chinese provinces and 18 Russian regions by 12 cars, the motor rally finished on Red Square in Moscow.

43 percent of the planned areas are sown with spring crops in Bashkiria

14 мая

Despite torrential rains, the gain on spring sowing made 21 percent in Bashkiria for the past days off. And, in Zianchurinsky, Meleuzovsky and Tatyshlinsky regions farmers improved their indicators for more than one third, the press-service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the republic marks.

«Day of 1000 Cyclists» will take place in Ufa

14 мая

On May 19, «Day of 1000 Cyclists» — mass bike ride along the central streets of the city will take place in Ufa. The holiday will be spent for the third time in the republican capital. If in the first year of carrying out of the Cyclist Day 350 people took part in it then the year later their number increased almost four times. Last year 1300 people participated in the marathon, Rustem Khamitov, the President of Bashkortostan and the head of the capital administration Irek Yalalov joined them.

Agreement between police and Business Ombudsman is signed in Bashkiria

09 мая

The Minister of Internal Affairs on Bashkortostan Michael Zakomaldin and Business Ombudsman in RB Rafail Gibadullin concluded an agreement on interaction. «The agreement priority is to develop business climate and to improve investment appeal of our republic. One of directions of the signed document is an information exchange between the parties. Effective interaction in this sphere will allow uniting efforts on counteracting corruption and unfair competition. Also the agreement will promote development of business climate of the republic and attraction of investments», the press-service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on RB informs.

«The Muslim World of the Russian East: Traditions and Innovations» symposium will be held in Ufa

09 мая

On May 13, the International scientific and research symposium «The Muslim World of the Russian East: Traditions and Innovations» will be opened in Ufa.

Bashkortostan and Azerbaijan Academies of Sciences have signed a cooperation agreement

07 мая

Academies of sciences of Bashkortostan and Azerbaijan have signed a cooperation agreement focused on three directions: fundamental and applied research, strengthening of relations between science and education, and also preparation of scientific manpower. The cooperation agreement was signed by the presidents of two Academies — Ramil Bakhtizin and Akif Akha Mekhti ogly Alizade.

Weather is expected to warm up to 28 degrees in Bashkiria

06 мая

On Monday, May 6, in Bashkortostan it will be cloudy, with sunny periods. As the Bashkir Hydrometeorological Agency informs, there will be rains from light to moderate, with occasional showers and thunder-storms.