Russia’s Dmitriev takes gold in sprint at 2017 UCI Track Cycling World Cup in ColombiaSport February 20, 3:40
Emelianenko-Mitrione bout postponed due to American’s illnessSport February 19, 4:06
OSCE unable to identify perpetrators of cyber attacks against it - secretary generalWorld February 19, 4:02
Russian biathletes win gold in relay at 2017 IBU World Championships in AustriaSport February 18, 18:30
Putin signs decree on recognition of documents given to Donbass peopleRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 17:26
Sberbank CEO says no repeat of crisis in the short termBusiness & Economy February 18, 17:24
Judging by certain statements at Munich Conference, "cold war" is still not over — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 15:19
Bout’s lawyers will challenge Court of Appeals’ decision in Supreme Court on February 21Russian Politics & Diplomacy February 18, 7:16
Turkish Minister reproaches NATO for not fulfilling obligations on its south-eastern flankWorld February 18, 7:12
BRASILIA, February 20 (Itar-Tass) – Russia and Brazil signed a number of documents after a meeting of the bilateral high-level commission on cooperation on Wednesday, February 20.
Its co-chairmen – Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer – signed a joint declaration.
A declaration of intent was signed by the Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation and the Brazilian Defence Ministry in their presence.
The two sides also signed an agreement between the ministries of agriculture with regard to phytosanitary requirements and quality of wheat supplied from Russia to Brazil and an action plan for the implementation of the memorandum of understanding for cooperation in the field of Olympic and Paralympic Games and FIFA World Cup management and heritage.
Two memorandums – on mutual assistance between the ministries of education in implementing the “Science without Borders” programme, and between the ministries and economic development in the field of small and medium-term business – were also signed.
Russia’s research and production corporation Precision Instrument Making Systems and Brasilia University signed a contract to install a quantum-optical station at the university to determine the line-of-sight distance to spacecraft.