On March 7, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov, who arrived on a two-day working visit in Leipzig, was met by Saxony's Justice Minister Sebastian Gemkow, Russian Consul General in Leipzig Vyacheslav Logutov and other officials at the Leipzig-Halle airport.
The main purpose of the visit is participation in the 14th International exhibition of spare parts, components, modules and technologies «Z/Intec-2017».
Besides, the signing of an agreement between Tupolev Kazan National Research Technical Universtity and AMTES GmbH is scheduled. In Leipzig, Minnikhanov will visit the BMW Group plant and the startup business accelerator SpinLab. A meeting with representatives of the Tatar Youth Organization "Argamak" is also planned.
It is expected that during his stay in Leipzig, Minnikhanov will have a meeting with the Prime Minister of Saxony Stanislaw Tillich.