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Kazan - one of the largest economic, scientific and cultural centers of Russia. The city on the bank of the Volga river owing to rather favorable geographical position long since was a trading intermediary between the East and the West.

Territory of city - 425,3 sq. km. In Kazan lives over 1,1 million people, about 35 % of them is youth. In 2005 Kazan marked the 1000 anniversary of its foundation.

Kazan is a capital of leading region of Russia - the Republic of Tatarstan. Today capital of Tatarstan - one of the most attractive cities of Russia among the investors. Rating agency Standard and Poor's raised in July, 2007, long-term credit rating of the Republic of Tatarstan from " ВB - forecast stable " to " ВB - forecast positive ", rating on loans in foreign currency Moody's Investor's Service raised from "Ва3" - forecast "stable" to "Ba1", - forecast "stable", and agency " Fitch " assigned in May, 2005, long-term rating to the Republic of Tatarstan in foreign and national currency at a level "ВВ" - e forecast "stable". According to results of rating by the Russian weekly magazine "Expert", on results of 2005-2006 the Republic Tatarstan enters in ten unconditional leaders on low investment risk and high potential among the Russian regions.

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