MOSCOW, March 22. /TASS/. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has ordered to sign a memorandum on cooperation with BRICS countries in the sphere of science, technologies and innovations, the official website of the Russian government said on Sunday.
The memorandum aims at "forming a strategic system for cooperation in the sphere of science, technologies and innovations between countries-members of BRICS." Apart from Russia, the association also includes Brazil, India, China and South Africa.
The memorandum will be signed by Russia’s Ministry of Education and Science on behalf of the Russian government.