China’s Huawei will open in Tatarstan research center

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Huawei will open in Tatarstan research center, which will be developed information and communication technologies, the press service of the President of Tatarstan.

The ceremony of signing the Memorandum on cooperation between the Ministry of Informatization and communications of Tatarstan Republic and Huawei was attended by the Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and Vice-President of Huawei Amy Lin.

«A number of documents on cooperation between Tatarstan Republic and Huawei was signed today at the headquarters of the Chinese company in Shenzhen, a Memorandum on cooperation was signed by Minister of Informatization and communications of Tatarstan Roman Shaikhutdinov and Vice-President of Huawei global cooperation Ms. Weihua. In the framework of the document Huawei is starting to open on the territory of the Republic, its scientific-research center», — stated in the message.

As specified in the Ministry of Informatization and communications of Tatarstan, the Memorandum addresses a range of goals and tasks, promoting the exchange of experience in such areas of priority as research in the field of development of modern technologies, involvement in joint research, scientific personnel and start-UPS in the Republic. The parties also agreed to hold mutual consultations for the exchange of scientific and practical experience, and also intend to consider the organization of scientific-research laboratory of Huawei in the territory of Tatarstan.

«It’s nice to see how rapidly evolving, our partnership with the Republic of Tatarstan. The opening of the research laboratory will be an important step for both parties. Now, Huawei will not only introduce ICT technologies in the field of economy of the Republic, but also to develop them in collaboration with scientific experts from the region», — commented on the signing of Zhu, Weihua.

«The cooperation with Huawei in the development of safe city, the introduction of 5G technology will help us make great strides in the development of the digital economy of the region and the country. The new center of research and development to help effectively use scientific and technical potential of the Republic. Pleased with the potential the company’s interest in venture investment in Tatarstan it projects and solutions» — said the Minister of Informatization and communications of Tatarstan.

In 2017 in the framework of the visit to Szczecin, the President of Tatarstan held meetings with management of Huawei. The result of the negotiations was the implementation of a Chinese company of a number of projects in the country. In January 2018, Huawei and the government of Tatarstan signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of implementation of information and communication technologies in various sectors of the regional economy. In the spring of Huawei made technological partner for the launch of a test zone of the new generation network technology 5G in Innopolis. In the summer students of Kazan Federal University participated in the global education program Seedsfor the Future.

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