Kazan will host the X international economic summit

MOSCOW, may 10. /TASS/. X international economic summit “Russia – Islamic world Forum” kicks off on may 10 in the capital of Tatarstan. The task of this meeting, as in previous years, the strengthening of trade-economic, scientific-technical, social and cultural relations of Russia and the countries of the organization of Islamic cooperation (OIC).

It is expected that participation in the Forum will, in particular, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov, Secretary General of the OIC, the Youssef Yimin, as well as Ministers from member countries of the organization of Islamic cooperation, representatives of the Russian foreign Ministry and the business community.

The program will open the largest Russian specialized exhibition Russia Halal Expo where manufacturers from Russia, CIS and far abroad will present their Halal products and services. In addition, on the first day of the summit will be presented to the projects of startups young entrepreneurs in OIC countries, the summit will also discuss the experience of creating a financial partnership projects in Russia, questions of national Halal standards, international experience of implementing public-private partnership and the Russian – Egyptian relations.

On the site of the summit forum of young diplomats of the OIC countries, the festival cuisines of the “Russia – Islamic world”, and will complete the first day of the solemn reception on behalf of Tatarstan President.

On the second day, the summit participants will discuss the potential of Russian exports to the market of the OIC countries, Halal tourism, as well as the role of women in business. Closed forum entertainment: the festival of cuisines of the Islamic world and a fashion show of Silk Fashion Way.

Last year the Forum was visited by more than 2 thousand visitors from 50 countries. Panelists touched on such topics as social entrepreneurship, ecology, charity, tourism, Islamic education.