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On approval of a set of actions for the development of the national innovation system

On approval of a set of actions for the development of the national innovation system

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On approval of a set of actions for the development of the national innovation system

Decree of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus dated January 29, 2020 No. 53 approved a set of actions for the development of the national innovation system for 2020.

The list consists of more than 50 types of events. Some of them are to help in accelerating development of high-tech sectors of the economy. It is planned to prepare proposals for the development of systems, equipment and materials for 3D printing, autonomous electric vehicles (tractors, combines, mining trucks, trucks, municipal vehicles), robotics, and high-tech medical devices.

The improvement of the system for financing and stimulating scientific, technical and innovative activities was suggested. These changes may affect the formation and use of innovative funds. Government agencies will need to take measures to increase extrabudgetary costs for research and development.

One of the tasks is to be the stimulation of innovative entrepreneurship and the development of investment activity in the scientific, technical and innovative fields. The High-Tech Park and the Sino-Belarusian Great Stone Industrial Park will be developed as platforms for organizing production.

In the IV quarter, it is planned to introduce a draft state program of innovative development of Belarus for 2021-2025 to the Council of Ministers.

The State Committee on Science and Technology will work to improve the performance of Belarus in the Global Innovation Index.