A presentation of the economic and investment capabilities of the Republic of Buryatia took place in Beijing (China) with the support of METROPOL Group of Companies.
The official organizers of a large-scale presentation on April
10, 2012 in the framework of the recently announced Year of Russian
tourism in China were Russian Embassy in China and the Metropol
China company. The presentation was visited by Buryatia
government delegation led by the President-Chairman of the Republic
V.V. Nagovitsyn, who was in Beijing on a working visit on April
The event was attended by regional director of IFC METROPOL,
Director of the representative office of IFC METROPOL in the
Republic of Buryatia B.D.Tsyrenov. He spoke about the
implementation of projects inside The Baikal harbor special
economic zone of tourist and recreation type.
B.D.Tsyrenov underlined, among other things, that that
"the development of tourist and recreation cluster on the basis of
a special economic zone of tourist-recreational type Baikal harbor
by the METROPOL has to do not only with creation of new
infrastructure facilities and jobs in the Baikal region, but also
with the creation of a zone of socially-responsible investing,
which involves a harmonious, balanced system of development of the
unique natural reserve - the Lake Baikal. »
A.V. Zotova, the head of the “METROPOL Express” company, also
delivered a speech at the presentation of tourist facilities of the
METROPOL Group of Companies.
In addition to the presentation, the delegation held meetings of
the representatives of the METROPOL Group of Companies with the
leaders of China State Administration of Tourism and the management
of the leading Chinese companies that are planning to develop
business in the territory of Buryatia. In particular the meeting
featured the management of NFC corporation (China Nonferrous Metal
Industry's Foreign Engineering and Construction Co., Ltd.), with
which the METROPOL is currently carrying out negotiations on the
cooperation in the development of Ozerny deposit.
The President of the Republic of Buryatia, V.V .Nagovitsyn
praised the work of the METROPOL Group of Companies in the area of
further development of business cooperation with Chinese partners
for the benefit of the Baikal region.
The event received wide media coverage in