The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved of the state order for 64 scientific and technical (experimental) inventions as well as scientific and technical production in 2016.
The corresponding decision has been taken at a government meeting.
Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Liliia Grynevych said the inventions would be launched in 2016 and completed by 2018.
State order is provided, among other things, for eight innovations in the field of information and communication technologies, 10 – in the power industry and energy efficiency, 5 – in the rational use of natural resources, 10 – in the life science and diseases prevention and 13 – in new substances and materials.
According to the minister, the implementation of the state order does not provide for additional state budget expenditures. (Interfax/Business World Magazine)