On September 12, on the sidelines of Eastern Economic Forum – 2018 in Vladivostok, Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov and Special Representative of Russian President on Digital and Technological Development Dmitry Peskov took part in the ceremony of signing letter of intent, which envisages the operating of Megafon Telecommunication Company as a digital partner of the 45th World Championship on professional skills according to WorldSkills standards, which will take place in Kazan on August 22-27, 2019.
Operating Director of MegaFon Company Anna Serebryanikova, Director General of the Young Professionals Union (Worldskills Russia) Robert Urazov and Deputy Prime Minister of the republic - Tatarstan Minister of Information and Communication Roman Shaikhutdinov signed the document.
"Our republic closely cooperates with MegaFon Company. The company was a partner of projects, including of international level held in Tatarstan, many times. We are happy to note that we continue to work together, this time under the WorldSkills Championship,” Minnikhanov said.
An essential part of successful holding of such a major event as the WorldSkills Championship, which will gather representatives from over 70 countries in Kazan, is stable communication and high-speed Internet access. Despite enormous network loads, our task is to ensure uninterrupted services,” Shaikhutdinov added.