The small business forum of the regions of the SCO and BRICS in Ufa opens

The small business forum of the regions of the SCO and BRICS in Ufa opens


The focus of the meeting will be paid to identifying best practices legislative and financial support of subjects of small and average business.

UFA, 21 Oct. Ramil Salikhov. More than a thousand representatives of government and business from the regions of the SCO and BRICS, will participate in the first small business Forum in Ufa, said the representative trading-industrial chamber of Bashkiria Marina Enikeeva.

The small business forum will take place in Ufa from 21 to 23 October. To participate in it will be the heads of small and average business of Russia and foreign countries, representatives of business associations and authorities, representatives of the expert community, as well as official foreign and regional delegations, representatives of the SCO and BRICS.

According to the Agency have registered for the forum fifteen hundred participants from Brazil, India, China, South Africa, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, 51 region of Russia, and also Belarus, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the UK, Canada, Turkey, Uganda, Italy, Serbia, Austria, Malta, Mongolia and Ukraine.

“Special attention will be given to identifying best practices legislative and financial support of subjects of small and medium enterprises, elaboration of proposals to facilitate access of companies to foreign markets”, — said the interlocutor.

The organizers believe that the adopted on the results of the event proposal will contribute to the formation of development strategy of regional cooperation between the countries-participants of the SCO and BRICS, as well as attracting investments and increasing the number of joint business projects.

The event takes place in the framework of Russia’s presidency in Shanghai cooperation organization in 2014-2015 and BRICS in 2015. Organizer and coordinator of activities for the preparation of the forum is the government of Bashkiria, the regional state Committee for entrepreneurship and tourism and chamber of Commerce and industry of the Republic.