Rustem Khamitov took part in 14th Russia-Kazakhstan Interregional Cooperation Forum
November, 9 in Chelyabinsk the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov took part in the 14th Russia-Kazakhstan Interregional Cooperation Forum. A plenary session of the forum was opened by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev.
The forum is devoted to the development of human capital. Participants included heads of key ministries and departments, heads of a number of Russia's constituent entities and Kazakhstan's regions, and representatives of large businesses from both countries.
"Russia and Kazakhstan are strategic partners and allies. Our states base their relations on friendship, neighborliness, equality and mutual respect. I am convinced that adherence to these principles will allow us to further promote cooperation across all areas", Vladimir Putin said.
The head of state noted that interregional cooperation was developing very successfully and covered a wide range of issues pertaining to socioeconomic policy and cultural sphere.