Earlier in the day, the Tatarstan education and science officials held a regular August meeting in Bugulma. Acting Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov was an attendee.
Before the meeting began, Rustam Minnikhanov, Prime Minister Ildar Khalikov and Education and Science Minister Engel Fattakhov visited some local educational institutions.
Kazan hosting WorldSkills will enhance the prestige of working occupations. Tatarstan Education and Science Minister Engel Fattakhov said it to journalists on Tuesday.
In 2019, Kazan will host the world vocational skills WorldSkills Competition. The news came on Monday, after the WorldSkills General Assembly took place in Brazilian San Paulo. Acting Tatarstan President Rustam Minnikhanov took part in the presentation of Kazan as a bidding city.