The official delegation of the Government of Qiqihar City, Heilongjiang Province, headed by Chief of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Office Mr. Liu Haizhong, visited Ufa last week.
During the visit the delegation had a number of meetings at Ufa City Municipality. Thus, the delegation met with Deputy Head of Administration Mr. Syntimir Bayazitov. The parties discussed a number of issues related to development of bilateral relations in the spheres of education, sports, culture and arts, social sector as well as strengthening cooperation between the cities.
March 31, 2015 The Delegation from Jiangxi Province of China met with the mayor of Ufa Mr. Irek Yalalov and the minister of economic development of Bashkortostan Republic Mr. Alexander Vasiliev. The delegation was headed by CEO of Zhong Ge Mr. Hongyuan Liu.
March 26, 2015 official delegation of Qiqihar met with the deputy head of Ufa Administration Ildar Khasanov. The delegation was headed by deputy mayor of Qiqihar Ren Yuliang.
March 27, 2015 official delegation of Hungary met with deputy head of Ufa Administration Ildar Khasanov. Consul general of Hungary in Yekaterinburg Sandol Molnar and main consul on visa questions Pal Fabian.
International specialized exhibition "AgroComplex-2015" opened in the capital of Bashkortostan. Annually for 25 years in a row it is organized by Ministry of Agriculture of Bashkortostan Republic and Bashkir exhibiting company.
FIS Snowboard Junior World Championship ended in Yabuli, China. Two snowboarders from Bashkortostan participated in the competition as part of Russian team - Elizaveta Salikhova and Milena Bykova.
Ufa Airport became a prizewinner of the annual national award "Air Gates of Russia". Ufa Airport got the second place in the nomination "Best airport - 2014". The first place was given to Sochi Airport. According to experts, the difference in points between Ufa and Sochi was minimal. It means, that we can speak about their equality.
Today the Ministry of Education of Russia named four cities where Russian Science Festival will be held in 2015. Application of our city was presented by Ramil Bakhtizin, the president of the Academy of Sciences of Bashkortostan.
January 23, 2015 the city to host the World Games 2021 was announced in Lausanne, Switzerland. This right was given by the International World Games Association (IWGA) to American city Birmingham, Alabama. The third applicant was Lima, Peru.
Traditional holiday celebration took place in "Bashkortostan" State Concert Hall. 850 school children, who showed excellent academic performance, were invited to the show.
Athletes from Ufa (Russia) are in third place in the International Children’s Games in Australia.
Sportsmen from Ufa (Russia) are successfully participating in the 48th International Children’s Games in Australia. 14 children are competing in three sports disciplines: track and field, gymnastics and football.
A lot of foreign delegations visit Ufa these days. Huge illuminated letters U-F-A greet all the guests of the city. They were placed at the entrance to Ufa - bridge across Belaya river. The name of the city in English has been recently added to the similar signs in Russian and Bashkir.
For the eighth time open Asia-Pacific Informatics Olympiad (APIO) took place. This year 619 students from 29 countries attended this contest.
Ufa was recognized as the most environmentally safe metropolis among 87 cities of the Russian Federation, followed by Saransk, Vologda, Moscow and Voronezh. The rating was formed by Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation.
Delegation of Ufa City Municipal District made a working visit to Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, to exchange experience in consumer market. The delegation included representatives of trade and coordination of services department of Administration, as well as directors of the capital’s restaurants and hotels.
After productive negotiations in Qiqihar city the official delegation of Ufa City Municipal District Administration has arrived in Hefei city.
The Mayor of Hefei Zhang Qingjun who was the head of the delegation which visited Ufa recently, was glad to welcome Bashkortostan representatives in his city.
The heads of different departments of Hefei Administration as well as mass media representatives participated in the meeting. During the meeting the parties discussed the forthcoming visit of the Head of Ufa Ufa City Municipal District Administration Yalalov I.I. to Hefei to sign the Cooperation Agreement between the two cities as well as to discuss possible two-way communications namely exchange of students and business delegations.
In the framework of the visit of Ufa City Municipal District Administration official delegation to China on September 23, 2014 a protocol of intent on cooperation development was signed between Ufa City Municipal District Administration and People's Government of Qiqihar City, Heilongjiang Province of China.
Our delegation headed by the deputy head of Ufa City Municipal District Administration Ildar Hasanov is planning to visit two large cities of China, namely Qiqihar and Hefei, which may become sister-cites of Ufa in the future.
The tallest Ferris wheel in Russia opens in Ufa on September 27th. The height of the new leisure-time entertainment will be 48 meters. It's the tallest construction in the country among those for all-year use. The Wheel is installed at the entrance to Mazhit Gafuri Park of Culture and Recreation.
In the framework of the visit of Hefei (China) official delegation to Ufa on September 8, 2014 a protocol of intent on cooperation development was signed between Ufa City Municipal District Administration and People's Government of Hefei City, Anhui Province of China.