Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of the RT, congratulated builders on their professional holiday
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(KZN.RU, August 10). Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of
the RT, congratulated the builders of the republic on their professional
holiday Builder's Day.
Celebrations dedicated to the Builder’s Day took place the
day before at the GTRK “Korston” in Kazan.
Mintimer Shaimiev, the State Councilor to the RT, Rustam
Nigmatullin, an acting prime minister of the RT, Asgat Safarov, the head of the
Presidential Administration of the RT, Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan, and
other officials attended the event.
Addressing the participants of the ceremony, the
representatives of the construction organizations of Tatarstan, Rustam
Minnikhanov reminded that the building sphere of the republic includes about
80-90 thousand people.
Last year, the volume of construction and installation work
amounted to about 350 billion rubles, marked Rustam Minnikhanov. “I want to
thank you for the significant contribution that you make to the development of
the economy of the republic. It is both industrial construction and the
construction of socio-cultural facilities. Today, about 40 programs are being
implemented in the construction of social and cultural facilities in
Tatarstan”, said the President of the RT.
The implementation of national projects also provides great
support in the creation of social infrastructure aimed at creating comfortable
conditions for the life of Tatarstan residents. First of all, it is the
construction of housing, the creation of public spaces, the construction of
schools and kindergartens.
“The construction complex of the republic must meet the most
modern requirements. An important component is educational programs, training
of qualified personnel”, said Rustam Minnikhanov.
The President of the RT addressed words of gratitude to the
leaders of construction organizations, representatives of all construction
collectives. He wished all workers in the construction industry health,
well-being, and new bright achievements for the good of the republic.
Since 2011, about 2.4 million square meters of housing are
commissioned annually in the republic (in 2018 – 2 409.9 thousand square meters
or 100.1% of the level of 2017). According to this indicator, Tatarstan takes
4th place in Russia according to the results of the first half of this year, (1
place – the Moscow Oblast, 2 – Moscow, 3 – Krasnodar Territory) and 1 place in
the Volga Federal District.