The Agro-Industrial Forum and the 27th "AgroComplex-2017" International Exhibition were opened in Ufa. Over 300 companies of Russia, as well as countries of near and far abroad participate in the exhibition.
A delegation of the Samarkand region of Uzbekistan is on an official visit to Bashkortostan. The delegation is headed by Khimmat Okbutayev, the region's khokim, accompanied by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Uzbekistan to Russia Bakhrom Ashrafkhanov.
In Moscow, a working meeting of the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov and the Minister of Education and Science of Russia Olga Vasilyeva was held. Issues of development and modernization of education in the republic were discussed there.
The Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov took part in the meeting of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with the leaders of the five constituent entities of the Russian Federation on issues of Eurasian humanitarian cooperation in Moscow.
The Austrian Alpendorf Ski Resort hosted the 16th Para-Ski World Championships. The Russian national parachute team consisting of Aleksei Burenin, Anton Filippov, Ayaz Karimov and Arthur Bikmetov – all sportsmen from Bashkiria – won gold in the team event.