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Expert RA: Agro-industrial complex of Altai Krai - the growth point of investment attractiveness of the region

Expert RA: Agro-industrial complex of Altai Krai - the growth point of investment attractiveness of the region

Altai Krai has improved its position in the rating of investment attractiveness of Russian regions in comparison with 2015, prepared by the Agency RAEX (“Expert RA”). The study notes that a high share in the gross regional product of the agriculture development is as a clear point of growth in subjects of the Russian Federation. This factor has allowed Altai Krai to rise in the league table from 26 to 25 place. 19.12.2016

Governor of Altai Krai and the general director of “TUI Russia & CIS” discussed cooperation in the field of tourism

Governor of Altai Krai and the general director of “TUI Russia & CIS” discussed cooperation in the field of tourism

On Wednesday, 14 December, a working meeting of the Governor of Altai Krai Alexander Karlin and CEO of “TUI Russia & CIS” Taras Demura was held. The sides signed an agreement on cooperation for the development of tourism in Altai Krai. Deputy General Director of “TUI Russia & CIS” Alexander Sirchenko, the Head of the regional Department for Tourism, Recreation, International and interregional relations Yuriy Zakharov took part in the meeting. 16.12.2016

Ratings of Altai Krai were affirmed. Outlook – “Stable”

Ratings of Altai Krai were affirmed. Outlook – “Stable”

International rating agency Fitch Ratings affirmed the ratings of Altai Krai: long-long-term ratings of issuer default in foreign and local currency at “BB +”, national long-term rating at “AA (rus)”. The outlook on the long-term ratings – “Stable”. 14.12.2016

Products of regional producer of corrugated board “Altaytara” received the highest security category

Products of regional producer of corrugated board “Altaytara” received the highest security category

The company “Altaytara” produces various kinds of corrugated board packaging intended for storage and transportation of food products. Among the clients of the company - the corporation “PepsiCo Holdings” implemented the project in Altai Krai to expand its capacity in “Rubtsovsk Dairy Plant.” Requirements for the quality and safety of a package for large international companies are much higher standards for the majority of manufacturers of corrugated packaging. The reason for this is that the food safety predetermines the safety of all that comes into contact with a finished product. 14.12.2016

Expert RA: Altai Krai is among Russia's leading innovative regions

Expert RA: Altai Krai is among Russia's leading innovative regions

In the annual ranking of the investment attractiveness of regions of Russia, published by rating agency “Expert RA”, Altai Krai ranks 12th in the country (13th in the ranking of 2014-2015) in the level of innovation potential and 3rd in the Siberian Federal District after Novosibirsk and Tomsk Oblasts. 14.12.2016

Experts calculated how many vegetables in greenhouses we can  import substitute. What can Altai Krai say about it?

Experts calculated how many vegetables in greenhouses we can import substitute. What can Altai Krai say about it?

In the past few years in the country there has been a trend of gradual recovery of greenhouse vegetables production mainly due to the implementation of the state program for agriculture development, as well as an increase in consumer demand. In addition, there is an increase in the commercial interest of potential investors in the greenhouse business. This trend is reinforced by attractive financial results that may be obtained with the use of modern technologies of plant growing in greenhouses, breeding species of greenhouse crops. 12.12.2016

International and inter-regional projects of Altai Krai is awarded the status of national events 2017

International and inter-regional projects of Altai Krai is awarded the status of national events 2017

Eight major projects of Altai Krai have entered in the National calendar of events 2017. Opening holidays of the winter and the summer tourist season “Altai Zimovka” and “Maralnik bloom”, Youth Forum “Altai. Growth points”, National Festival “Shukshin days in the Altai”, well-known gastronomic festivals “Altaiyfest”, “Day of the meat gastronome” and “It is going to be yummy” (Dumpling festival) with the famous “Siberian Maslenitsa” were included by experts of the National calendar in the list 200 best event projects af Russiaat the inter-regional and international level. Included in the top, projects granted the status of the national event 2017. These projects will be presented at the international tourism market. 12.12.2016

Mass-media

Doc22: Altay Krai create a new type of cheese

Doc22: Altay Krai create a new type of cheese

The factory "Troitskiy maslosyrodel" ("Kiprino") held a meeting of the tasting committee to determine the parameters of a new type of cheese developed by scientists of the Siberian Scientific Research Institute of cheesemaking 28.12.2016

Butter-cheese plant opened after reconstruction in the Troitsky District,in Altai Krai

Butter-cheese plant opened after reconstruction in the Troitsky District,in Altai Krai

The opening of “Troitsky Butter-Cheese Plant” held in the Troitskoe village of the Troitsky District, , which was attended by Deputy Governor of Altai Krai Alexander Lukyanov, Deputy Head of the Department of Altai Krai for Food, Processing, Pharmaceutical Industry and Biotechnologies, Alexander Bolshakov, and the Head of the Group of Companies “Kiprino” Denis Zyuzin, according Doc22. 26.10.2016

“Industrialny”: the construction of new greenhouses will enable nearly a third to increase the production of vegetables

“Industrialny”: the construction of new greenhouses will enable nearly a third to increase the production of vegetables

Doc22 visited one of the largest greenhouse complex in Siberia JSC “Industrialny”. 2016 became quite successful for the company: vegetable production outputs could increase by 12-15%. “We hope that this increase will continue by the end of the year,” shared the forecasts CEO of “Industrialny”, a member of the Board of Directors of the Association “Greenhouses of Russia” Ivan Zyryanov. 25.10.2016

Altai Krai increases the industrial outputs

Altai Krai increases the industrial outputs

According to the results of 5 months of 2016 the index of industrial production was 101.5% in Altai Krai. These data has been published the official statistics body in the region - Altaikraistat. 21.06.2016

The number of sheep and goats is steadily growing in Altai Krai

The number of sheep and goats is steadily growing in Altai Krai

Altai Krai gradually rekindles the glory of the largest sheep-breeding region. Over the past 10 years the number of sheep and goats increased by 1.5 times in the region and at the beginning of 2016 it has amounted to almost 250 thousand animal units. 03.06.2016

Events

The region is actively making preparations for the holiday “Altayskaya Zimovka”

The region is actively making preparations for the holiday “Altayskaya Zimovka”

This year, “Altayskaya Zimovka” (Altai wintering) will hold for the third time. The event will take place from 15 to 18 December. The program of “Altayskaya Zimovka – 2016” - more than 50 events in traditional and new areas: tours to the Sovetsky District on the Svetloe Lake to the place of swans wintering, climbing to the highest point of Altai Krai - Shangin peak, seminars on the creation and promotion of the brand of tourism products, tourism souvenirs, event tourism and interregional tourist routes. 18.11.2016

Altai region will take part in the Siberian Economic Forum

Altai region will take part in the Siberian Economic Forum

Siberian Economic Forum “Russia and Great Asia: the Practice of Business with China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand and India” will begin its work on 17th November. The event will be held in Novosibirsk for two days. 03.11.2016

Сrowdfunding platforms for social business

Сrowdfunding platforms for social business

In order to improve the effectiveness of subjects of social entrepreneurship Altai Center of Social Innovation and the Russian crowdfunding platform Boomstarter.ru will hold workshop “Сrowdfunding platforms for social business” on 27th and 28th October, 2016. 24.10.2016

Altai Krai will present investment potential of the region in the Association of European Businesses

Altai Krai will present investment potential of the region in the Association of European Businesses

At the site of the Association of European Businesses a presentation of the investment potential of Altai Krai will be held on October 26, 2016. Event is organized by the Main Department of Economy and Investment of Altai Krai together with the Altai Center of Investment and Development and the Department of Altai Krai for Tourism, Recration, Interregional and International Relations. 24.10.2016

Altai IT forum will provide an opportunity to discuss the results and prospects of introduction of information technologies in agriculture

Altai IT forum will provide an opportunity to discuss the results and prospects of introduction of information technologies in agriculture

In Barnaul, the IX Altai Regional IT Forum will be held on October 20. The Forum annually brings together more than 500 participants: managers and IT specialists of enterprises and organizations of various spheres of activity, as well as representatives of the manufacturers and suppliers of IT equipment and software, representatives of IT companies. 17.10.2016

Factors of the “new economic reality” were discussed by participants of the Stolypin Conference

Factors of the “new economic reality” were discussed by participants of the Stolypin Conference

In the framework of the VII Stolypin Conference “Regions of Siberia: the possibility of economic development” was held a sectional meeting “New economic reality: challenges and opportunities” on 18th August. Subject of sectional meeting focused on three issues: the actualization of strategic approaches, the development of import substitution, export activities and increasing non-resource exports of regions. 22.08.2016

Issues of creating new promising markets will be discussed at the Stolypin Conference in Altai Krai

Issues of creating new promising markets will be discussed at the Stolypin Conference in Altai Krai

Individual personalized nutrition, genomics of plants and animals, alternative sources of raw materials, precision farming and organic agriculture - these and other questions will be discussed at the section meeting “The potential of Russian regions for the development of FoodNet under the National Technology Initiative”, which will be held on 18th August under the VII Stolypin Conference “Siberia Regions: Opportunities for Economic Development.” 03.08.2016

Altai Krai and Spain: points of contact

Altai Krai and Spain: points of contact

The Honorary Consul of Spain to the SFD Pablo Gastón Di Tata Francia visited the Agro-Industrial Forum “All-Russian Field Day” and held a series of meetings on the Altai land. 18.07.2016

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