Battery trolleybus is tested in Sterlitamak

11 декабря

Unusual trolleybus started running along Sterlitamak streets — it does not need wires. “The engines are powered by batteries,” the Head of municipal unitary enterprise "Sterlitamak Trolleybus Directorate" Alexander Matveyev said. “Recharging the batteries is made via the catenary, their power is enough for 100 kilometers.”

Salavat Yulaev starts its last away series of 2013 in Yaroslavl

11 декабря

On Wednesday, December 11, Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) starts the last in this year series of away games in KHL. The first stop will be in Yaroslavl. Locomotiv team waits Ufa hockey players.

In September average salary was 21,733.4 rubles in Bashkiria

09 декабря

Average wages amounted to 21,733.4 rubles in Bashkortostan in September 2013. The minimum living wage for able-bodied population now stands at 6897 rubles. According to the survey on employment issues, the number of economically active population in the republic was 1998.2 thousand people on average for August-October this year.

Japanese pianist will give a solo concert at the Bashkir State Philharmonic Society

09 декабря

On December 11 an evening of chamber music will be held at the Akhmetov’s Bashkir State Philharmonic Society. "Classics with a Sakura Flavour" program will be presented by Tomona Miyazaki, pianist from Japan, winner of international competitions.

Bailiffs conduct internal struggle against corruption in Bashkortostan

09 декабря

The Office of the Federal Bailiff Service on Bashkortostan conducts active work on the detection and prevention of corruption offenses and crimes. Since the beginning of 2013 ten materials against bailiffs in which activities indications of illegal acts contained were sent to the police. Criminal cases were initiated against two employees who abused their official powers. In addition, criminal proceedings were instituted on other criminal charges — abuse of office; embezzlement, fraud.

The National Museum RB will show the classics in a new design

03 декабря

The National Museum of Bashkortostan Republic is preparing to open the exhibition "Luminaries of Bashkir Fine Arts". It will be presented about 80 works of the founders of the Bashkir painting and drawing, their followers and students, talented contemporary artists. Among them there is Julius Blumenthal, Kasim Davletkildeev, Alexander Tyulkin, Alexander Burzyantsev, Boris Domashnikov, Rashid Nurmukhametov.

Fireworks will colour the New Year's night sky over Ufa

03 декабря

On the New Year's Eve in the square in front of the City Council Ufa townspeople will enjoy unforgettable spectacle — fireworks will colour the sky, the head of the culture and arts department Islametdin Mambetov said at the meeting in the Mayor's Office in Ufa. Traditionally, a series of winter celebrations is opened with a parade of Grandfathers Frost, which will take place in the square in front of "Akbuzat" Hippodrome on December 20. More than 1,500 fancy-dressed actors will take part in it. Then Presidential New Year’s Children Party will be held at the Youth Palace of Bashkir State Agrarian University on December 23. New Year’s Children Parties will take place in all city recreation centres on December 24.

Ufa hosts an international exhibition "Medicine 2013"

13 ноября

XXII International specialized exhibition "Medicine 2013" is opened on Tuesday, November 12, in Ufa. It will be held at the City Recreation Centre. The organizers of the exhibition of medical equipment, instruments and pharmaceuticals are the Ministry of Health RB, State Unitary Enterprise "Medtechnika", "BashEXPO" exhibition centre.

New microbiology laboratory was opened at "Immunopreparat" company in Ufa

07 ноября

The new microbiological laboratory on the area of 1200 square meters was opened at the Ufa enterprise "Immunopreparat" ("Scientific-Production Association "Microgen" branch). Here laminar clean benches to protect personnel and vaccines, air filters, disinfection and ventilation systems are installed. In the new laboratory professionals will be able to carry out microbiological control of incoming raw materials, substances, packaging materials, bacteriophages, to check growth properties of culture media, as well as to monitor the indexes of purified water and liquids for injection.

Bashkiria parliamentarians intend to reserve land for social housing construction

07 ноября

At the meeting of the Committee of the Republican Parliament on Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources, deputies reviewed a number of topical issues related to amendments to the laws of the Republic of Bashkortostan. Most of the proposed amendments are related to the federal law. Among them, the draft law "On Amendments to the Code of Bashkortostan Republic on Mineral Resources" and the draft law "On Amendments to Article 6 of the Law of Bashkortostan Republic "On seed breeding in the Republic of Bashkortostan". Both bills are proposed for consideration in the first reading.