Registration for the "Seliger- 2014" is started

11 марта

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.

Ufa took up the baton of the All-Russian Softline IT Reality roadshow

06 марта

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.

Rustem Khamitov acquainted with possibilities of multiple-access centre of electronic cluster RB

04 марта

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.

Yelistratov, Zakharov and Vilukhina received the Order of Friendship

25 февраля

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 supply can now be limited after two months of partial payment

24 февраля

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."

"Kruzheva" Ensemble successfully performed in the cultural program of the Olympic Games in Sochi

20 февраля

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 car knocked down 11-year-old pedestrian in Ufa

20 февраля

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 resident was detained with drug parcel

20 февраля

Ufa Drug Control Police detained a 28-year-old citizen, who received a parcel with hashish in one of the transport companies.

Konstantin Raikin’s meeting with Bashkir artists turned into a separate show

12 февраля

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 extraction

12 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.