Trip to Nizhny Novgorod Region
Dmitry Medvedev held a meeting of the Commission for Modernisation and Technological Development of Russia’s Economy, focusing on stepping up research and development work in companies with state participation. Before the meeting of the Commission, the President had a working meeting with Governor of Nizhny Novgorod Region Valery Shantsev. The regional authorities’ work on innovation was the main subject on the agenda. Mr Medvedev also visited the Temp-Avia research and production centre in Arzamas.