Samara weekly news review 11-15.06.2007
We liked the King of Sweden
But first of all we enjoyed our policemen, who wore white gloves, ironed skirts and smiles. They looked like the Royal Escort in Stockholm.
There is a delegation from Sister city Stuttgart in Samara
Viktor Tarkhov (Mayor of Samara) noted down that Samara has good connection as well as good partnership with such cities as St. Louise, Stara Zagora, however the strongest ones are with Stuttgart. For 15 years the partnership in the sphere of economics, public health services, education and culture has been developing.
The delegation of Royal Engineering Science Academy together with King of Sweden visited “CSKB-Progress”
Within the limits of the official visit the delegation of Royal Engineering Sciences Academy at the head of King of Sweden Karl XVI Gustav from Sweden to Samara region visited the research-and-production rocket and space centre “CSKB-Progress”. Famous Swedish scientists, leaders of some universities as well as banks and companies such as “Swedbank”, «Nordic Capital», «Volvo Aero Corporation» and etc.*