During the conversation, issues of interaction in the formats of the Union State, the practice of inter-parliamentary and inter-regional cooperation were discussed.
From August 29 to August 31, an expert media tour “Science, industry, medicine: cooperation between Belarus and Russia in high-tech areas” will be held in the Republic of Belarus. It will be attended by representatives of allied media - RIA Novosti, TASS and BelTA agencies, radio stations "Vesti FM" and "Belarus", information and analytical portals Soyuz.by, SB "Belarus Today" and "Tver-24", TV channels MIR, " Belarus 1”, “ONT” and STV”, as well as printed publications – the newspapers “SOYUZ. Belarus-Russia”, “Union Veche”, “Proletarskaya Pravda”, “Belarusskaya Dumka” magazine.
On August 5, a meeting was held between the State Secretary of the Union State Dmitry Mezentsev and the Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Academician Vladimir Gusakov, during which a number of issues of Russian-Belarusian scientific and technological cooperation within the framework of the programs of the Union State were discussed, including measures to reduce the time preparation of draft programs.