In Ufa on Friday has opened the Consulate general of Tajikistan has opened. The structure of consular district with the centre in Ufa includes 14 nearby regions to Bashkiria. “ the requirement for consulate opening for Ufa has ripened for a long time as in territory of Bashkiria and in other regions of Privolzhsky federal district lives a considerable quantity of our compatriots, - consul general Sodik Imomov has noted. - At the same time the nearest diplomatic representatives of Tajikistan are in Moscow and in Ekaterinburg. From - for their big remoteness and frequently difficult financial position of our fellow citizens many of them had no possibility in due time to legalise papers, prolong passports. It involved serious problems, including with law enforcement bodies “. He has underlined that the management of Tajikistan considers Bashkiria as one of strategic partners. Last year the goods turnover volume between republics has made $70 million In consulate plans - an establishment of direct contacts to a management next to regions RB, and also a meeting with citizens of Tajikistan living there.