Economic difficulties will not influence on international activity of Yamal
9:17 7 ноября 2014
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In 2015 the regional budget will not decrease in a part of international and external economic relations. It was informed by the deputy governor of Yamal, the director of the specialized department Alexander Mazharov on the press-conference in Salekhard.
As he notes, the department also fulfills state functions. Probably, some programs will be corrected. Also, the department seriously works with different industrial companies, which are situated on the territory of the region and beyond its limits. Also it finds sponsors and non-indifferent people for many projects.
Alexander Mazharov presented an example – «Beliy Island», which is fulfilled without expenses of the regional budget, only for funds of industrial companies, physical and juridical persons. As the deputy governor informs, the project received international recognition. It is supported by the Ministry for foreign affairs, Rossotrudnichestvo (the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation), state bodies of federal significance. This year 18 countries became the participants of the project.
As Alexander Mazharov underlines, the next year is important for Yamal. The country will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Victory over the fascist Germany. The department of international and external economic relations every year is busy with preparation of trips dedicated to the 9th of May to Ukraine, Belarus, Germany, Sevastopol, Moscow, Saint Petersburg. This tradition stays unchangeable.
Another important date of 2015 is the 85th anniversary since the day of foundation of the region. Preparation to it has been already started. Foreign partners will be invited. Work with Kazakhstan, Baltic countries, Ukraine will be continued. As the deputy governor notes, that inhabitants of Ukraine in their time participated in development of Western Siberia, did much for Yamal, Yugra, Tyumen Oblast. Today these people are pensioners. It needs to help them. Also representatives of many nationalities, including titular ones, reside on the territory of Yamal. Everything is interconnected. The region develops sustainably. The department fulfills all obligations, including budgetary.
As Alexander Mazharov underlines, in spite of the sanctions, international and interregional activity of Yamal does not stop. In his opinion, in not easy external political conditions people of Yamal should be consolidated with all sober-minded powers, which are situated beyond limits of the Russian Federation, and also should continue work with compatriots, who love, respect and support Russia.