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Monday, 04 February 2019 15:00

EAEU countries to foster development of digital economies

EAEU countries to foster development of digital economies

“The world is going through the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, and the possibilities offered by digital technology are rapidly expanding, including in the field of artificial intelligence, motor transport and quantum computing. More and more sectors of the traditional economy and even everyday life are going digital, Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev said during the “Digital Agenda in the Era of Globalisation 2.0: Eurasian Ecosystem for Innovation” international forum in Almaty, Caspian Energy News ( reports with reference to the official webpage of the Government of the Russian Federation.

“Our next step will be to adopt a roadmap for implementing the digital agenda. The Eurasian Economic Commission has already selected eight projects, and another 20 projects are in the pipeline”, the head of government said.

“We proposed to the members of the Union to start work on four priority integration projects. Of these, two can be implemented under the digital agenda. It is about creating Eurasian internet resources – educational, science, culture and tourism websites, and a digital platform for small and medium-sized businesses”, Dmitry Medvedev said.

“It is clear that the digital economy is an endless job of creating innovation. And it is very important for us to cooperate, implement tahe digital agenda in the Eurasian Union, as it really contributes to our better integration”, he added.

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