A huge project for the Optovolokonnye sistemy (Fiber-Optic Systems) plant modernization has been completed in Mordovia. Its total value was over 950 million rubles, 500 million of them were loaned by the Industry Development Fund. Head of the Republic of Mordovia Vladimir Volkov inspected the production. New modern equipment will let the company increase the efficiency of the existing production and create conditions for the development of new product options.
The third meeting of the Council for Interregional Cooperation of the Regions of the Volga Federal District and the Upper and Middle Flows of the Yangtze River of the People's Republic of China chaired by Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Volga Federal District Igor Komarov and by member of the State Council of the People's Republic of China Wang Yong was held in Cheboksary on 23rd of May.
The neighboring country’s tour agents visited Saransk at the invitation of the Mordovian Export Support Center. The main goal of the visit is to attract the tourists from Belarus. A delegation from a friendly republic arrived in Saransk on 14th of May. There was a 3-day tourist program made for the guests together with the Mordovian Tourist Information Center. It included a traditional introduction to the main attractions of Saransk and Mordovia, a tour of hotels of all categories, and a series of business meetings with the tourist community of Mordovia.
Mordovia has maintained its position in the Russian subjects ranking on the development of public-private partnership (PPP). For the second year in a row the region ranks 42nd. The results were presented at the 6th Congress on Infrastructure “Russian PPP Week” held in Moscow.
On 28-29th of June, the Open Russian Championship on ploughing will be held in Mordovia for the first time. This is a contest of the farmers that will demonstrate the ability of the machine operators to carry out the land cultivation according to predetermined criteria with great precision. The best machine operators from Russian regions and foreign countries will gather on the Mordovian land to participate in one of the most significant agricultural events of the year.
Head of the Republic of Mordovia Vladimir Volkov held a business meeting with Hungarian investors and Madyar Agro company representatives on the matters of constructing a dairy complex for 3 thousand heads in Tengushevsky district.
The Russian government has distributed 41.57 billion rubles between 75 regions of the country for agricultural development. This money will cover a part of the interest cost on investment loans in agro-industry.
A world leader in membrane cell technology, Czech company chain called MEGA and The center for nanotechnologies and nanomaterials of Mordovia carry out a project for creating an industrial installation and refinement of innovative milk whey processing technology.
Mordovia Arena became finalist in the best football arenas of the world built in 2018 competition. Out of 27 participating stadiums 3 other Russian arenas also ended up in top ten after the viewers’ voting. They are the stadiums of Samara, Rostov and Volgograd.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev approved the strategy for the special development of Russia up to the year 2025. The document was posted on the official page of the Cabinet. It states the forming of 12 macro regions in Russia.
Every 12 out of 100 roses are grown in Mordovia today. And during the next few years the region is planning to become the biggest rose grower in the country. There are more than 40 different kinds of this queen of flowers in Mordovia. This is the widest range of roses in Russia. Every day nearly 100 thousand roses are being cut here.
Football fans in Saransk will have an opportunity to watch one of the Russian team’s UEFA EURO 2020 qualifying games. The national teams of Russia and San-Marino will meet at the main stadium of Mordovia – Mordovia Arena. The game will take place on 8th of June. The information was listed on the official web page of the Russian Football Union.