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Europe Business Assembly Builds Bridges Between West And East
Representatives of Europe Business Assembly took part in the work of International Round Table on topic: ‘Social and Economic Harmony: paradigm, laws and problems’. The Round table was organized by scientists of New Economic University named after Turar Ryskulov and Institute of Social Economics and Finance of RK.
The event took place in Almaty on the 6th of April 2016. Participants included leading foreign and Kazakh economists, sociologists, political scientists, and culturologists. The concept of social-economic harmony discussed at the ‘round table’ was first discovered by the academician of the National Academy of Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, member of Editorial Board of the Socrates Almanac,Prof. Uraz Baimuratov. During the meeting the scientists talked about the fact that his work was a promising methodological direction in a laborious and long pursuit of development that is balanced and successful in all aspects. Hence, the motto of the meeting can be the following statement: Harmony will save the world!
The scientists tried to determine ways to apply the new theoretical states of social-economic harmony. Experts note that the concept allows to better reveal its essence for addressing the challenges of stable development of countries while building bridges between East and West.
In his welcome speech to the participants of the ‘round table’ the president of Europe Business Assembly Prof. J. Netting, in particular, noted: ‘Nowadays, in our hard times, when confrontation between the West and the East, Islamic and Christian worlds deepened, it is very important to search for contact points and topics, which unite forward-minded people in the whole world. Such events, like yours, which aid development of intercultural communication and mutual understanding between scientists of the world, is a very important step in this direction. By uniting our efforts we can avoid a threat of World War III and aid harmonious development of our civilization’.
Representatives of Europe Business Assembly reviewed Investment opportunities of Odessa (Ukraine)
On invitation of Department of culture and tourism of Odessa city council a representative of EBA took part in the round table ‘Odessa-365’ and investment press-tour on 24-25 February 2016. Participants of the press-tour could assess investment potential and touristic attractiveness of the main Ukrainian health resort on Black Sea at all seasons. During the ‘round table’ its participants (representatives of international and national touristic organizations, and journalists) discussed ways of improvement of Odessa brand as a city of all-year visiting, including development of business, event and museum tourism, as well as attraction of foreign investment to Odessa infrastructural objects.
Exposure to main sights, unique museums and natural beauty of the city also made a good impression.
All participants gave a high rating to Odessa possibilities in the sphere of hospitality industry. This city is unique, because it unites huge intellectual and industrial potential, availability of the biggest Ukrainian sea port, perfect natural conditions and historical sights. This city is multicultural, the past and the present are created by representatives of 133 nationalities, and it tolerates all peoples of the world.
The high level of Odessa investment attractiveness (invA + high investment attractiveness), according to the assessment of Independent rating agency IBI-rating and perspective of the city as an international resort allows recommending this city for participation in world investment projects.