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Karjala Markkinat- event in commercial center Zeppelin in 1999
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

Karjala Markkinat is a joint project of 68 companies belonging to the Zeppelin Entrepreneurs Union. The project also involves the commune of Kempele, the Petrozavodsk advertising agency Modern-X and the Oulu Chamber of Commerce. The objective is to develop trade and cooperation between small and medium-sized enterprises of the Oulu region and the Republic of Karelia, so that Karelian products are added to the range of companies in the Oulu region and new companies working for Russian imports are created. The aim of the project is to acquaint residents and companies of the Oulu region with the Republic of Karelia, culture, companies, products and services they offer. Special attention is paid to the development of cooperation in the field of tourism. An exhibition-fair at the Zeppelin business centre will be organised on November 12-14, 1999. Companies of the Republic of Karelia will present their activities, products and services at the event. It is also planned to organize a fashion show, folk dance and music performances and a seminar for invited guests to promote the region.

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Basic information


Karjala Markkinat- event in commercial center Zeppelin in 1999


1999-05-26 - 1999-12-31

Total Budget / Programme funding

35 319 € / 11 773 €

Lead partner

Zeppelin Entrepreneurs Union
Lead partner web-site