Tatarstan delegation headed by President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Nurgali uly Minnikhanov have visited the United Kingdom. The delegation have visited the House of Lords and participated in a business meeting, from 7th to 9th of November.

On November 8, the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Nurgali uly Minnikhanov met with representatives of the “UK Tatar Association” of the United Kingdom in London.

The meeting was attended by the President of Republic of Tatarstan assistants Radik Gimatdinov and Airat Nurutdinov, Head of Investment Promotion Agency Linar Yakupov, general director of the Special Economic Zone “Alabuga” Timur Shagivaleev.


The meeting was a good opportunity to share ideas about education and culture, strengthen links with communities abroad and to raise the prestige of the Republic of Tatarstan. The President supported the alignment of cultural platform of the Tatars in the UK.

Ramil Rifmir uly Minullin chairman  of  the “UK Tatar Association” spoke about the idea of creating the organization, first Sabantuy and further development. Тhe teacher of the tatar language Regina Salyakhova shared joy, that a Sunday school of the native language and culture is operating in England. The President expressed his desire to support initiatives, and in particular to contribute to the strengthening of the teaching staff directly from the Tatarstan.

Also heads of the “UK Tatar Association” participated in the forum of Invest in Tatarstan, where investors have expressed great interest in the projects and ideas proposed for implementation.