Source Pravda.Ru

Russian government working out innovation strategy for country's development

The Russian government is completing the document concerning the innovation strategy of the country's development, said Russian industry, science and technology minister Ilya Klebanov on Wednesday.

When speaking at the 7th All-Russian scientific and industrial forum "Russia United" in Nizhny Novgorod, the Upper Volga area, the minister stressed that the main goal of the forum was to discuss and coordinate the view on the innovative way of Russia's development. This is "a key discussion, main aspects of which will be reflected in the document prepared by the government," he said.

The Russia United forum has already become one of the country's key economic events, Klebanov believes. He said he was sure that it would be held annually, gathering representatives of the authorities, business circles and public organizations to discuss topical problems.