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CIS to intensify work on innovation projects

Posted by the Editor on May 31, 2013

News / 31 May 2013 | 16:58

CIS to intensify work on innovation projects

CIS to intensify work on innovation projects

A number of documents on revitalization of projects in innovation field has been signed at the CIS Heads of Government Council, Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov told a press conference, ForUm correspondent from Minsk reports.

According to him, today the parties have approved a series of documents to define the cooperation within the Commonwealth, including the approved international innovation projects.

The Prime Minister said that their funding will amount to $ 190 million dollars from the CIS budget and $ 32 million of non-budgetary funds. “Specialists of the Russian Skolkovo Innovation Center and scientific institutions of the Commonwealth have expressed a desire to participate in these projects,” the official noted.

Azarov stressed that the parties agreed on establishing a common bank of patents and innovations, on the development of nanodiamond technology and microcrystalline diamond to create a particularly resistant cutting tools.


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