The main topic of KazanSummit 2015 - ISLAMIC FINANCE FOR CONSTRUCTIVE GLOBAL TRADE & INVESTMENT
Every year, thanks to the International Economic Summit of Russia and OIC countries, capital of the Republic of Tatarstan for a few days becomes to be the main economic area of Russia and Islamic countries. We work hard to secure this status for Tatarstan.
The President of the Republic of Tatarstan
H.E. Rustam Minnikhanov
Dear participants of International Economic Summit of Russia and OIC countries!
On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Tatarstan and myself, I welcome you to the KazanSummit 2014.
For the 6th time Kazan gathered together the major international investors, representatives of the government, parliament members of OIC countries, and the elite of global business community. Every year, thanks to the International Economic Summit of Russia and OIC countries, capital of the Republic of Tatarstan for a few days becomes to be the main economic area of Russia and Islamic countries. We work hard to secure this status for Tatarstan.
International economic summit of Russia and OIC countries aims to show openness and readiness of the Russian Federation to the dialogue on the trade cooperation, foreign direct investment and economic potential of the Russian Federation regions, particularly, the Republic of Tatarstan.
I am sure that KazanSummit 2014 will be significant event in cooperation of Russia and OIC countries. It will raise our cooperation to the higher level.
I wish all the participants a productive and effective work!
Best Regards,Rustam Minnikhanov
President of the Republic of Tatarsan
Welcome from the President
of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov
Informational reference about KazanSummit 2014
KazanSummit is one of the leading international economic events of Russian Federation and Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). First time it was held in 2009. From first day of existence summit has been held under patronage of President of Tatarstan Republic Rustam Nurgalievich Minnikhanov. Since 2012 Russian and OIC member countries’ work is strongly supported by Federation Council of Federal Assembly of Russian Federation. Read more ...
Talk about the summit
H.E. Sergey Lavrov
Foreign Minister of Russia
For the fifth time there was a success of the KazanSummit, caused considerable interest of the business community and investors from Islamic states. Intensified parliamentary component of our contacts with Islamic world.
Secretary-General of the OIC
The summit testifies a determination to create a strong platform for economic cooperation between Russia and the Muslim world.
H.E. Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad
Ex-prime minister of Malaysia
Tatarstan shows high investment opportunities due to political stability and respect for the equal rights of all ethnic groups.
H.E. Dr.Ahmad Mohamed Ali
President of the Islamic Development Bank
Thanks to the summit, new relations develop between businessmen of Tatarstan and our countries.
OIC General Secretary's Assistant on Economic Matters
It is significant that the active participation of Parliamentarians of OIC countries contributes to the development of legal mechanisms for Islamic finance.
Head of Central Bank of Russia
We have all opportunities to attract investment. Russia is comprised of 140 million people with high levels of consumption and education, and rich in natural resources.
H.E. Sheikh Saleh Kamel
Chairman, Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry
I am confident that the work of this summit aims to benefit all mankind and especially the Republic of Tatarstan. I wish success to this summit!
Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council of the Russia
KazanSummit is distinguished from other international forums by its purposeful look for the models of productive cooperation between Russia and the Islamic world.
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