Agreement between Belarus and Italy on cooperation in science and technology signed
Belarus and Italy have signed an inter-governmental agreement on cooperation in science and technology. Upon the results of bi-lateral meeting in June 2011 in Trieste, Italy during the CEI ministerial meeting, the heads of the ministries of external affairs of Belarus and Italy Mr Sergey Martunov and Mr Franko Frattini finalized negotiations on this document which lasted for quite long time.
The Agreement sets up the framework conditions for developing long-term contacts between research centers and science-based companies of the two countries, including an information exchange.
Inter alia, setting up a bi-lateral commission on S&T cooperation is foreseen.
Source: NIP Belarus