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On April 24-26, the XI International Economic Summit "Russia - Islamic World: KAZANSUMMIT 2019" will be held in the capital of Tatarstan at the venue of the international exhibition center "Kazan Expo". The event takes place within the framework of the Russia-Islamic World Strategic Vision Group, which is led by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov.

“This is a unique platform for interaction with the countries of the Islamic world. Over the 10 years of the summit, the number of participants increased by 12 times, the participating countries increased almost 3 times, the growth of Russia's total trade with OIC countries increased by 32 percent, which demonstrates the significance of its implementation not only for Tatarstan, our country, but also for the world community”, - shared the Chief Executive of the Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Taliya Minullina.

The summit will be attended by over 3,000 people - representatives from more than 50 countries from around the world, 30 regions of Russia, 25 diplomatic missions.

Among the honorable guests are President of the Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain H.E. Shaikh Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Khalifa, Secretary - General of D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation H.E. Dato’ Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari, Minister of  Enterpreneur Development of Malaysia The Honourable Datuk Seri Mohd Redzuan bin Md Yusof,  President of World Halal Summit Council (World Halal Summit) Yunus Ete, Special representative of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for cooperation with organizations of Muslim States, Ambassador-at-Large Shuvalov Konstantin, President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu.

The Summit’s business program includes 50 thematic sessions, a plenary session moderated by Andrew Bryant, founder of Self Leadership International, intercountry business missions, etc.

Participants will address already traditional topics: halal lifestyle, Islamic finance and affiliate banking, IT start-ups, export, business social responsibility and others.

For the first time, the Summit will host the International Festival of Muslim Cinema, as well as the TASS talk show, in which participants will receive answers to the questions about how to win, justify and not lose consumer confidence; who should control the quality and safety of the goods - the state, business or society; what can serve as an incentive for increasing the responsibility of the entrepreneur; which measures will help create a healthy, world-class ecosystem. The talk show will be moderated by a Russian TV and radio host, actor Dmitry Shepelev.

Traditionally, among the cultural events of the «Russia-Islamic World» summit a Muslim fashion show «Modest Fashion Show» will be held.

For the third time the international exhibition of the halal industry «Russia Halal Expo» will be held, where 54 exhibitors will be presented. And for the first time the Forum of industrial parks "PARKI" will be held as well.

Forum of Industrial Parks is 2 days of experience and real-life cases, as well as plenary debates “Public or private parks?”, moderated by the Russian TV and radio host Elena Khanga; more than 3000 investors on one platform; more than 300 industrial parks, special economic zones, TASED and their residents; more than 50 representatives of the government and development corporations.

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