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Damascus Offers the Russian Business Sector Special privileges.

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has ordered the provision of all kinds of support to Russian businessmen and the creation of favorable conditions for them to work in Syria, according to Syrian Ambassador to Moscow Riad Haddad.

Bagdad and Moscow resume direct flights after 13-year break

For the first time after 2004, Iraqi Airways made a direct flight to the Russian capital

CAIRO, September 17. /TASS/. Moscow and Bagdad resumed on Sunday direct flights, which was terminated 13 years earlier. For the first time after 2004, Iraqi Airways made a direct flight to the Russian capital. Russia’s embassy in Bagdad told TASS the plane took to Moscow a delegation led by Minister of Transport Kazem

Putin: Russian Economy Out of Crisis

Russia's economy has emerged from the crisis, is gaining momentum, and this dynamic should be maintained. Positive factors will be gradually felt by the population and the country's business sector, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday at a meeting with government members.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The key report at the meeting, dedicated to the current economic dynamics and its forecast until 2020, was made by Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin, who in particular said...

Moscow is interested in joint companies in the energy industry with Saudi Arabia, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on the 10th of September

Russia ready for energy cooperation with Saudi Arabia — Lavrov

"Russian economists, and we have confirmed this to our colleagues, are interested and ready to participate in joint projects with Riyadh in energy, industrial, agricultural, infrastructure and other promising areas, both in Russia and here in Saudi Arabia," "Lavrov said at a press conference with Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubair.

Islamic banking unites

The manager of the International Financial Center "Astana" Kairat Kelimbetov joined a number of experts of KazanSummit 2017.

Tatarstan and Indonesia are getting closer to each other

The delegation of Indonesia will participate in the IX International Economic Summit "Russia-Islamic World". It should be recalled that in December 2016 the President of the Republic of Tatarstan held a meeting with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Indonesia to the Russian Federation Vahid Supadiyadi, where Rustam Minnikhanov invited Mr. Ambassador to participate in Kazansummit 2017, intended for May 18-20. Vahid Souchriadi gladly accepted the invitation and had already...

Group of strategic vision "Russia - Islamic world" - Intellectual weapons of Russia

It is easy to take out weapons from the hands of a terrorist, or dismantling a bomb planted by expiatory to blow it out in the innocents, or even disarm an explosive belt worn by suicide bomber. But the disarmament of expiatory idea which the terrorist legalize it for himself to kill others is the most difficult and it is impossible to fight terrorism by the military and security arm only, but needs to root off the brain before the arm . And here lies the basis.

Guest from North Africa will visit KazanSummit 2017

The Minister of Development, Investment and International Cooperation of Tunisia
Fadhel Abdelkefi will visit Tatarstan for the first time. He will participate in the IX International Economic Summit "Russia - Islamic World: KazanSummit 2017", which will be held in Kazan from May 18 to 20.    

Medvedev attended the KazanSummit stand at the Investment Forum.

The Russian Investment Forum «Sochi-2017» passed on the 27th and 28th of February. The official delegation of Tatarstan in Sochi was leaded by the President of Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. Talia Minullina, Head of the Investment Development Agency of Tatarstan, traditionally accompanied the President on the most important Russian business venue. The key topic of the Forum this year was "New Projects for Growth".

«In Islamic finance, money is not a product» - Behnam Gurban-zade, Sberbank

January 2017, it was reported that a pilot deal was conducted in accordance with the requirements of Islamic finance, between Sberbank and the Tatar lease finance provider. Why do major banks engage in Islamic finance, which business models make these products profitable and why did the regulator turn its attention to this segment? These and other questions were answered by adviser of Deputy Chairman of the Board of Sberbank, Behnam Gurban-zade.

Rustam Minnikhanov invited the Prime Minister of Bahrain to take part in KazanSummit

The President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, during his working visit to Bahrain, held an official meeting with the Prime Minister of the country, Khalifa Al Khalifa.
It should be noted that February 21 the first meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian-Bahrain Commission on Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation was held, which was also attended by the Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov.

NIKOLAY TSEKHOMSKY: ISLAMIC BANKING TO BECOME SOURCE OF INVESTMENT IN RUSSIA

While a phrase such as “Islamic banking” sounds quite foreign to the majority of Russians, this concept is well-known in the East. It implies a closer relationship between banks financing projects and companies that implement them. In Russia, there are no regulatory standards enabling the development of this kind of business, but the Bank of Russia and the market players are working on filling this void.

The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation: "I will take part in the upcoming KazanSummit 2017 personally"

Today, in the framework of the working visit in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov met the Secretary-General of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation Dr. Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen. The head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina also attended the meeting.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation is the largest and the most powerful official governmental Muslim international organisation. Currently, it unites 57 countries...

The Saudi Arabia business community touched "the Treasures of Tatarstan"

"Tatarstan - Saudi Arabia" business-forum became the final chord of the chain of business-meetings made by the delegation of the Republic of Tatarstan in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The event was held in Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Jeddah.

Kairat Kelimbetov among the participants of KazanSummit 2017

On the last day of January, delegation of the Aktobe region of the Republic of Kazakhstan preceded by the Akim, the city of Aktobe, Ispanov Ilyas Saparbekovich, visited the Tatarstan Investment Development Agency. Also the plenipotentiary representative of the Republic of Tatarstan in Kazakhstan, Valiullov Rustem Faizrakhmanovich attended the meeting.

The Tunisian dinar is getting closer

These days, the delegation of Tunisian business community headed by the CEO of ATS company Youssef Zarrouk is visiting the Republic of Tatarstan. In the framework of the visit, the delegation visited Tatarstan Investment Development Agency.

Turkish Stream Deal Ratified by Russian Parliament

Russian MPs have approved the Turkish Stream project that is supposed to replace the South Stream pipeline cancelled over disagreements with the EU, says the RIA Novosti news agency.

Qatar Closes Rosneft Deal

Rosneftegaz has announced the sale of Rosneft's stake has been completed, with over 50 documents signed to finalize the contract, according to the news agency TASS.

"No conflict between Egypt and Russia" - Ayman Hamza

Egypt's Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy dismissed on Tuesday media reports of conflicts between Egypt and Russia over the development of the Dabaa nuclear power plant.
Ministry spokesman Ayman Hamza said that negotiations with the Russian State Nuclear Energy Corporation (Rosatom) were progressing well in an atmosphere of mutual understanding, in statements reported by state-owned news agency MENA.

Two Republics, one goal!

Today, in the framework of working visit to the Republic of Tatarstan, the delegation of Razavi Khorasan Province of the Islamic Republic of Iran visited Tatarstan Investment Development Agency.

About consultations between of the Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and Presidential Envoy for the Middle East Mr. Bogdanov and the former Prime Minister of the Republic of Yemen, Сounselor to the President of the Republic of Yemen Mr. Haidar al-

On the 28 th of November in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs consultations took place with, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Mr. Bogdanov, the Presidential Envoy for the Middle East, the former Prime Minister of the Republic of Yemen, Сounselor to the President of the Republic of Yemen Mr. Haidar al-Attas. Mr. Haidar al-Attas, who was in Moscow with a working visit.

Expert council of Special Economic Zone “Alabuga” approved projects totalling to 1 billion rubles

Today, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Tatarstan held the second meeting of Expert board of special economic zone “Alabuga”. Members of the Experts board, one of which is the Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina, took part in the meeting. The projects of new resident companies were considered. The total investment in the creation of new manufactures is 1 billion rubles.

Tatarstan and Turkey: new stage of interaction

The Head of Tatarstan Investment Agency Taliya Minullina took part in the meeting of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov with the representatives of Organized Industrial Zone “GOSB” headed by its Board President Vahit Yildirim. The meeting was held in Tatarstan Government House. Then the negotiations continued in the office of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency.

Film about the Group of Strategic Vision “Russia – Islamic World”

What if not our country should be a bridge between East and West? Russia connects these parts of the world because it is located in the centre of Eurasia. In 2006 under the leadership of two political heavyweights – former Russian prime-minister E. M. Primakov and former President of Republic of Tatarstan M. Sh. Shaimiev the Group of Strategic Vision “Russia – Islamic World” has been created.

Agency For Strategic Initiatives Forum on coordination of actions in global challenges

On July 21 to 22, 2016 the Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency and thousands leaders of changes from all over Russia gathered in Moscow VDNKH for participation in the Strategic Initiatives Forum, dedicated to the conception of long-term social and economic development of the Russian Federation until 2035.

Export step by step: stimulation and growth

A meeting of the OJSC Tatarstan export corporation’s board of directors was held in the office of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency. Mr. Airat Nazmeev, the Corporation’s director general, gave a report on the company’s results and plans on business and financial performance.

Best practices of world institutes in Tatarstan’s inventory

The Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency participated in the meeting between Tatarstan’s President Rustam Minnikhanov and executives of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Russia Igor Lotakov on June 16, in the framework of St.Petersburg International Economic Forum.

Measures for export growth in an era of low oil price

«Oil trade will not be profitable at the low oil prices; it is crucial to shift on export of goods with a high added value. Raw rubber and plastic materials prevail at the non-energy export» — said chairman of the session, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov, while performing at the Economic Council under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan on development of export production...

KazanSummit 2016: a link between Russia and Islamic World countries

The International Economic Summit «Russia — the Islamic World: KazanSummit », a main platform for economic interaction between Russian regions and countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, continues its work in the capital of Tatarstan.

Tatarstan and UAE relationships are rising to a new level

Just in April Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina, as a part of Tatarstan delegation, headed by Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan, took part in VI International Investment Forum (Annual Investment Meeting — AIM-2016) in Dubai, representing economic and investment potential of Tatarstan.

Kamaz trucks and helicopters promote Russia in Zimbabwe

OJSC Tatarstan Export Corporation prepared a national stand of Ministry of industry and trade of Russian Federation in the framework of international industrial exposition ZITF — 2016, which was held in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe on April 26.

Experts of venture capital have met in Kazan

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in the XVI Russian and XI Kazan venture fair opening and plenary session.

2000 investors in one portfolio

On April 27, Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina conducted negotiations with representatives of Wellington Management and Goldman Sachs Company (USA).

Tatarstan is convenient for investors

On April 28, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in the meeting between Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and the Czech Ambassador to Russia Vladimir Remek.

Attention: an important sign for investors was received

«Today is a remarkable day for the whole Russia: globally known company has entered Tatarstan»- said Mikhail Babich, Russian Presidential Plenipotentiary in the Volga Federal District, at the solemn opening ceremony of «Haier» refrigerators production plant. New plant is based in Naberezhnye Chelny at the Master Kama industrial park.

Who is the best in investments in Russia?

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on April 11, 2016 № 642-p, which approved the 44 indicators for analysis of the state of the investment climate in the Russian regions, assessment of effectiveness of the regional authorities and identification of effective practices that will ensure the best results for improvement the investment climate in Russia.

Going to Kuwait without a visa

On April 10, the Agreement between the Government of Russian Federation and the Government of Kuwait State came into force on visa-free travelling.
Not all citizens of our countries can take advantage of this option. If you possess a foreign passport of standard form, a visa is still required. And women, by the way, can enter if accompanied by a man, otherwise they may not enter the country without giving a reason....

Economic Forum`s charity component

On May 20, during the VIII International Economic Summit of Russia and OIC countries «Russia — Islamic World: Kazansummit 2016» the VIII International Conference «Waqf in the modern world» will be held. Ministers of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Justice from different Muslim countries will participate in the conference. Thus, senior representatives from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Morocco, Bahrain, Oman and...

Royal experts of Islamic finance

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to Russian Federation Mr. Ahmed Abdulrahman Mahmoud Ismail Al Saati will visit Kazan. From May 19 to 21 he will participate in the work of VIII International economic summit «Russia — Islamic World: KazanSummit-2016».

A new world of investment is building in Dubai

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina on the Tatarstan delegation participated in the VI annual investment forum (Annual Investment Meeting — AIM-2016), that is taking place these days in Dubai (UAE). The delegation was headed by President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov.

Tatarstan is in the focus of North Capital

On April 5, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in business-mission in the framework of «Import substitution in regional economics» theme-week and in Tatarstan Republic Day, held in Saint—Petersburg from 5 to 8 April.

Palestinian leader`s predictions come true

More and more member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation plan to visit Kazan. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Palestine to Russia Fayed Mustafa Khaled announced about his participation at the VIII Economic Forum «Russia — Islamic World: KazanSummit-2016.»

Taliya Minullina knows how to manage smart money

Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina actively participated in the meeting between start-ups and business-projects with leading experts and representatives of business-community of Tatarstan in the framework of presentation session «Smart money».

First in Russia and only in Kazan

Opening of Center of partner banking took place on 24th of March, 2016 in Kazan. It is the first banking institution in Russia, which works in accordance with principles of counterpart funding, applied at countries of South-East Asia and Middle East.

Islamic Banking will guide Head of Ingushetia to Kazan

«Islamic finance system development would be helpful to Russian economy» — thinks the Head of Ingushetia Yunus-Bek Yevkurov. He will participate in VIII economic forum «Russia-Islamic World: KazanSummit-2016», which will be held from May 19 to 21 in Kazan, in order to discuss issues of Islamic credit system development within Russia, to adopt the best practices in this sphere, to participate...

Feel enjoyment of the food

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina took part in the meeting of the Tatarstan Security Council, chaired by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov.

KazanSummit-2016: forum of a new level

The first meeting of the organizing committee on preparation and holding of the VIII International Economic Summit “Russia – Islamic World: KazanSummit” was held by Tatarstan Prime Minister Ildar Khalikov today, on March 22, in the Cabinet of Ministers of Tatarstan Republic.

Iran’s ambassador to Russia will attend «KazanSummit-2016»

Registration of participants of the VIII International Economic Summit, Russia — Islamic World: KazanSummit-2016 is continuing on the website kazansummit.ru. Virtually, guests are beginning to arrive to Tatarstan. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Russia Mr. Mehdi Sanaei is one of the first registered members.

Energy efficiency is one of the most crucial issues

In the morning of 15 March, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in the opening of XVII International specialized exhibition «Energy. Resource Saving — 2016» at Kazanskaya Yarmarka.

Tatarstan has received an invitation to Slovenia

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina took part in a meeting between Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Slovenia to the Russian Federation Primož Šeligo, held on March 15.

New economic reality as an advanced professional training

The session of the Tatarstan Presidential Council for entrepreneurship chaired by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov was held on March 10. Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina participated in its work.

Active citizenship will stop corruption

On March 10 Taliya Minullina, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive, participated in the session of the Commission for Countering Corruption chaired by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov.

Tatarstan and Japan: closely to the object and exactly

«Constructive business relationships have formed between Tatarstan and Japan»- reported Taliya Minullina, Head of Tatarstan Investment Development Agency, during the briefing at Tatarstan Cabinet of Ministers on March 9.

Taliya Minullina`s hometown is flourishing

Vth reporting session of Kazan City Duma of the third convocation took place at the city hall on February 26. Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in work of the session.

Will Naberezhnye Chelny become a “breadbasket” of Tatarstan?

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in the session of Naberezhnye Chelny City Council. Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov, heads of major enterprises of the city, Territories` Councils chairpersons and other authorities were invited to the event.

Russian investment and building forum: transparent walls on the green foundation

Tatarstan Investment Development Agency representatives participated in Vth Anniversary Russian Investment and Building Forum in Moscow. Republic exposition was organized in cooperation with Tatarstan Ministry of Construction, Architecture, Housing and Communal Services. Tatarstan was praiseworthily represented in all its glory. Republic really has something worth showing: 2,4 mln m2 of housing representing 100% of annual work plan were put into operation ...

«Invest in land – it is no longer being produced»

Volga Agroindustrial Forum started at Kazanskaya Yarmarka on February 17. Summary session of Tatarstan Ministry of Agriculture and Food became the key meeting of extensive business program of forum work.

Government and business will map a new route

On February 17, Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Chief Executive Taliya Minullina participated in the meeting between Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and «InfraONE» (Moscow) investment company representatives Albert Yeganyan and Sergei Belyakov.

«Have you got investment projects? Then, welcome»

The Business Council under Tatarstan President which was established in December 2015 was presented to business community on February 10. Tatarstan Investment Development Agency representatives attended the event.

What might be the virtual face of Tatarstan?

On February 9, at the summary session of Tatarstan Ministry of Information and Communications, it was noted that population of the republic is actively shifting to cyberspace. The gross income of the industry resulted in more than 49 billion rubles in 2015, 1, 5% more than last year and is expected to make 52 billion rubles in 2016.

How international travelers become Tatarstan agents

On February 3, the State Committee on Tourism of Tatarstan Republic summarized the results of the work in 2015. Tatarstan Investment Development Agency First Deputy Chief Executive Insaf Galiev attended the meeting.

Adventures of the Spanish in Russia

The partnership agreement between JSC New Forwarding Company, investor of «Agromir — Kazan», and Mercados De Abastecimientos de Barcelona S.A. (MERCABARNA), one of the acknowledged leaders in food clusters implementation, was signed on January 21.

Delegation of the Federation Council for KazanSummit 2015 has been approved

According to the instructions of the Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matvienko, in VII International economic summit of Russia and OIC countries will take part the Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on budget and financial markets Nikolay Zhuravlev, member of the Federation Council Committee on agrarian and food policy and environmental management Ildus Akhmetzyanov, Senator Sergey Batin, and Advisor to the Deputy Chairman...

TATNEFT became the golden partner of KazanSummit 2015

Being an internationally recognized vertically integrated holding, one of the largest Russian oil companies has become the golden partner of the main international platform for the economic interaction of the Russian Federation and the Islamic world countries.

Within the framework of KazanSummit 2015 Russian-Arab Business Council will organize an event

«Business dialogue Russia– the Arabic world. New stage of interaction: trade, suborders, investment, and finance» is to be hold on the 2nd day of the VII International economic summit of Russia and OIC countries.

The event of Russian-Arab Business Council (RABC) will pass in the 2nd half of the 16th of June 2015 at the same time as the Investment forum of KazanSummit 2015.

International partner of KazanSummit 2015 is Islamic Development Bank

THIQAH – Business Forum, established by the Islamic Development Bank, also acts on the international level as a Partner of the VII International economic summit of Russia and the OIC – KazanSummit 2015. Few years earlier Business Forum of the Islamic Development Bank acted as a partner of the IV International Economic Summit of Russia and OIC countries, which took place in 2012.

Vneshprombank is the silver partner of KazanSummit 2015

The main organizer of the VII International economic summit of Russia and the OIC countries – Islamic Business and Finance Development Fund (IBFD Fund) is reporting, that «Vneshprombank» Ltd has become the silver partner of the event.

One month left to KazanSummit 2015

VII International economic summit of Russia and members countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) – KazanSummit 2015 will be held on June 15-16th in Korston Kazan hotel trade and entertainment complex.

ITAR-TASS is a General information partner of KazanSummit 2015

The VII International economic summit of Russia and OIC countries – KazanSummit 2015 will be held on June 15-16th in Kazan in the Korston Hotel & Mall Kazan. The leading Russian news agency renders an informational support to the main platform of economic cooperation between Russia and the Islamic world countries.

Russian Federation Council will support KazanSummit 2015

International economic summit of Russia and the countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) – KazanSummit is officially supported by the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation from 2012.

KazanSummit 2015 will be held on June 15-16

VII International Economic Summit of Russia and countries of the OIC – KazanSummit 2015, with a focus on ISLAMIC FINANCE FOR CONSTRUCTIVE international trade and investment will be held in Kazan on June 2015.