SIMFEROPOL, March 05. /ITAR-TASS/. Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Russia’s constituent Republic of Tatarstan have signed an agreement on economic cooperation.
The signing ceremony was held in the building of the Council of Ministers of the Crimean Republic in Simferopol. The document was signed by Crimea’s Prime Minister Sergey Aksyonov and Tatarstan’s President Rustam Minnikhanov, who was making a one-day visit here.
“We thank our friends from the Republic of Tatarstan and President Rustam Minnikhanov, who has found time to come here at this very difficult moment to render assistance and get familiarized with our problems,” Aksyonov said.
“We are worried by everything that is taking place here because the main thing we must fight for is peace and concord,” Minnikhanov said. “This agreement should be fleshed out with tangible steps, and we are ready for that.”
“We have many areas for cooperation because the Crimean Peninsula’s attractiveness in terms of investing is obvious, and the Tatarstani business is ready to bring its investment here,” he said.