The first SCO and BRICS Youth Forum opened in Ufa. The Forum gathered over one hundred young leaders from Russia, Brazil, China, India, South Africa, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan who are engaged in social activities, business, politics and diplomacy.
Russian Formula 1 driver Daniil Kvyat, hailing from Ufa, performed successfully in Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix. Having won the second place, the Red Bull Racing team member achieved the podium finish for the first time ever.
July 26, 2015 14 students fly from Ufa to the Turkish city of Mersin. They are going on an international exchange program «MULTI». For two weeks teens from Ufa will be hosted by Turkish families
July 16, 2015 a meeting with a delegation from China was held in the Ufa City Municipal District Administration.
For two years in a row the capital of Bashkortostan ranks second in the ranking of Forbes magazine «Best business cities in Russia».
“Made in Ufa” catalogue aimed to facilitate expansion of foreign economic cooperation of small and medium-sized enterprises is published in Ufa.
June 10, 2015 Ufa City Administration hosted 8th session of the SCO Youth Council which took place within the frameworks of Russia’s presidency in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.
July 8, one of important events of summits business program - BRICS and SCO Financial Forum – took place in in the building of Ufa City Municipal District Administration. The event was organized by Vnesheconombank, presiding in interbank unions of BRICS and SCO.
The capital of Bashkortostan Republic conducts preparations for the First SCO and BRICS Small Businesses Forum which will take place within October 22 – 23, 2015.
Within the framework of the SCO and BRICS summits the IV Trade Union Forum of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries will take place on July 9th at the House of Trade Unions in Ufa.
On July 8th Ufa will host the SCO and BRICS Financial Forum organized by Vnesheconombank which chairs the SCO and BRICS interbank associations.
On July 8th, meeting of the BRICS Business Council will take place at Holiday Inn hotel in Ufa. Development and strengthen of business and investment relationship as well as implementation of large joint projects of the five BRICS countries is planned to discuss during the meeting.
Ministers of Labour and Employment of the BRICS countries discussed the program of cooperation in period of the Russian presidency in the group in 2015–2016.
June 30, 2015. Within the framework of working visit to Germany of Ufa delegation, Ildar Khasanov, deputy Head of Ufa City Municipal District Administration, met with Mr. Eduard Hechler, Director of International Affairs Department of the Mayor’s Office of Frankfurt am Main.
Within frameworks of the 13th Conference of Russian and German Partner-Cities which took place in Karlsruhe, the delegation of Ufa City Municipal District Administration headed by Ildar Khasanov, Deputy Head of Administration, took part in “Economics” working group – “Partnership of cities as a factor of international economic cooperation”.
49th International Children’s Games held in the Dutch city of Alkmaar are over. Young Ufa athletes who participated in the Games returned back home. They were met as real heroes when arrived to Ufa International Airport.
Seven colors of Bashkortostan – so in short it is possible to describe the ethnic park “Vatan”, which is being built near the Congress Hall in Ufa.
More than 300 people participated in open master class dedicated to International Day of Yoga which took place on June 21 at Biathlon sport complex in Ufa.
On June 12, 2015 three large Chinese delegations from Nanchang, Qiqihar and Chongqing took part in celebrations of Russia Day and Ufa City Day.
Ufa was the third in the "music" rating. According to 2GIS, there are three organization which teach music per 100 thousand inhabitants of the capital of Bashkortostan.