The official website of the All-Russian Youth Forum "Seliger- 2014" started registration of participants. This year "Seliger" will be held for the tenth time. 30 different thematic sessions will be merged into six forums: Forum of Youth Projects (July 9-16); Forum Youth Projects (July 16-23), the International Forum "Russia Calling" (July 23-30), the Civil Forum (first session July 30 — August 6), the Civil Forum (second session August 6-13); Forum "Rosmolprom" (August 13-20). It is expected that "Seliger — 2014" will be attended by more than 25,000 young people from all regions of Russia. According to the head of the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs Sergey Belokonev, the "Seliger" forum is the largest communication platform for young people not only in Russia but also abroad. Besides traditional sessions, which will gather participants of federal projects dealing with volunteer work, promotion of healthy lifestyles, development of youth journalism, reform of housing and communal services, youth self-government agencies, preparation of non-governmental organizations’ leaders , civil and patriotic education, a large forum " Rosmolprom" will be held in 2014. Young people working in different sectors of the economy will meet there.
This week one more large-scale conference of Softline IT Reality took place. Ufa became the fifth city to welcome the participants of the All-Russian road show. Managers of small and medium-sized businesses were introduced to the benefits of innovative information technology to build a modern IT- infrastructure.
The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov visited a laboratory of the multiple-access centre of republican electronic cluster. The centre has four laboratories: networking, computer-aided design, robotics, and protective coatings. 100 million rubles were directed for creation of multiple-access centre, 80 million rubles from the federal budget, 20 million rubles were allocated from the republican budget.
In Sochi the Russian President met with winners of Winter Olympics 2014. Speaking at the awarding ceremony of the Olympic athletes, Vladimir Putin said: “I am sure that the medals that you won in honest and hard competition for each of us are of special value. They were obtained at home Winter Olympics in Sochi. You and I managed to do what we wanted. As they say we managed to make fortune knock at our gate due to your talent and your efforts. Thank you very much!” the President of the Russian Federation said. Among the awardees were two alumni of Ufa short track sport Ruslan Zakharov and Semen Yelistratov. The head of the state awarded our athletes with the Order of Friendship.
Gas suppliers received the right to unilaterally suspend gas supply at non-payment or partial payment for services by subscriber within two months. The new rule is introduced by RF Government Decree "On amendments to certain acts of the Government related to the gas supply."
Folk Dance Ensemble "Kruzheva" of Bashkir State Pedagogical University became a member of the cultural program of Winter Olympics in Sochi. According to the head of the Ensemble, the Honoured Artist RB Olga Andreeva, "it’s an honorable mission to represent our republic in such a scale event".
A child was run over by a car in Kalinin Street in Ufa. "Hyundai Getz" knocked down 11-year-old boy who was walking in the same direction. Fortunately, the boy did not require hospitalization and after providing medical assistance in the emergency station the schoolboy was sent home, the press service of the Ufa traffic police informs.
Ufa Drug Control Police detained a 28-year-old citizen, who received a parcel with hashish in one of the transport companies.
On the eve of his performance in Ufa a famous actor, director of Satyricon Theatre Konstantin Raikin met with the troupe of Mazhit Gafuri’s Bashkir Drama Theatre. As he admitted the atmosphere of trust and close communication with delicate and intelligent audience was especially attractive for him. Meeting with Bashkir artists Raikin turned into a separate show. It was a place of high poetry and acting secrets, anecdotes from life and memories, the press service of the theatre informs.
Bashkiria can become a testing site for developing technologies for nonconventional hydrocarbons extraction12 февраля
In Bashkortostan a testing site can be arranged to simulate commercial production of nonconventional technologies and hard-to-recover hydrocarbon reserves. The development of nonconventional hydrocarbons was discussed at a meeting in the Ministry of Industry and Innovation Policy RB on Monday. It was attended by executives of Rosgeologiya, the Ministry of Industry RB, representatives of oil companies and research institutes.