Rustam Minnikhanov meets with rector of Ilmenau University of Technology Peter Scharff
26 November 2013, Tuesday
On November 26 at their meeting in Kazan Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and rector of Ilmenau University of Technology Peter Scharff discussed further cooperation on establishing German-Russian institute of new technologies in partnership with Kazan national research technical university.
To the point, in October 2013 during his working trip to Germany Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov visited Ilmenau University of Technology, where Peter Scharff said that Ilmenau strategy is to provide close interaction between fundamental science, industry, and real sector of economy.
It is expected that German-Russian institute of new technologies will become an international centre of engineering competence. The project partner is German Academic Exchange Service DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst).
Tatarstan Minister of Education and Science Engel Fattakhov, Aide to Tatarstan President Airat Khairullin, rector of Kazan national research technical university Albert Gilmutdinov took part in the meeting.
On January 12, speaking at the Government House of the republic at a regional video-conference held by Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov with participation of Tatarstan Prime Minister Aleksey Pesoshin and all regions of the republic, Minister of Construction, Architecture, Housing and Utilities of the republic Irek Faizullin reported that as many as 40 regional programmes in construction and capital repair of facilities, including 38 long-term programmes and 2 programmes during the current year, to be implemented in Tatarstan in 2019.
On January 10, speaking at the summing up meeting of the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Protection of the republic, Tatarstan Prime Minister Aleksey Pesoshin said that the heads of the enterprises in wage arrears, especially those who hide it, will be imposed the most severe measures in Tatarstan.
On January 10, in Kazan, at a meeting of the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Protection of the republic, which summed up the results of 2018 and set tasks for 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan.
On January 9, speaking at a briefing at the Government House of the republic, Deputy Police Chief of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the republic for Protection of Public Order Fhyargat Mukhametzyanov said that 467 crimes were recorded in Tatarstan from the 31st of December to the 7th of January, which is eight per cent less as compared to the same period last year.