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Ak Bars Bank becomes official partner of 45th WorldSkills Competition

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18.07.2019, 08:40

Ak Bars Bank has become the official bank of the 45th WorldSkills Competition and it will support the event in the status of a Silver Partner.

“We are glad that Ak Bars Bank joined the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 team as our new partner. We have been fruitfully cooperating with Ak Bars Bank on international projects hosted by Tatarstan for a long time. Now we will join efforts in promoting the WorldSkills’ values and vocational occupations. I believe that together we will be able to succeed in many areas when pursuing these goals,” said the WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Project Executive Emil Gubaydullin.

“Ak Bars Bank has been regularly supporting major and important world-level events hosted by the Republic of Tatarstan. We are proud of that Kazan is hosting the 45th WorldSkills Competition! Russian professionals will have an opportunity to compare their skills level with that of the international peers, learn something new, and demonstrate their abilities,” stated the Chairman of the Board of Ak Bars Bank Zufar Garaev.

WorldSkills Kazan 2019

The 45th WorldSkills Competition – the main international event of 2019 in Russia – will take place in Kazan on 22-27 August 2019. More than 1,300 Competitors from 63 countries and regions will compete in 56 skills.

Kazan won the right to host the Competition in 2015 having been ahead of other WorldSkills International member countries after voting. The WorldSkills Russia movement embraces all 85 Russian regions and is one of priority vocational talent development projects.

Ak Bars Bank

Ak Bars Bank, a versatile federal-level lending institution, is the leader of the banking sector of the Republic of Tatarstan consistently ranking among Top 20 major Russian banks in terms of equity. With representative offices in 27 Russian regions and licenses to carry out every type of banking operations currently existing in Russia, the bank provides more than 100 types of banking services to corporate and private clients. The bank’s website:

Press Office of WorldSkills Kazan 2019 Competition Organizer