During the meetings they discussed issues of participation of representatives of the BRICS countries in the tenth jubilee International IT-Forum to be held in Khanty-Mansiysk on June 5-6, 2018, the support of the embassies in establishing friendly relations with the regions and countries of the Association, development of bilateral cooperation in the sphere of culture and art in the framework of the festival “Spirit of fire”.
It should be noted that recently was received the confirmation of readiness of the government of the state of Maharashtra of the Republic of India to sign a Memorandum of understanding with Ugra. Preliminary agreement with the cultural center named after Jawaharlal Nehru under the Embassy of the Republic of India in the Russian Federation was reached on holding of the days of Indian culture and cinema in the framework of a special international films program of the BRICS countries at the XVI International Festival of Cinematographic Debuts “Spirit of fire” that will be held on 3 and 4 March 2018.
Alexey Zabozlaev invited diplomats from South Africa and Brazil to consider the possibility of holding similar events within the framework of the BRICS program in the next film festivals “Spirit of fire”.
In addition, during the meetings, the parties discussed the possibilities of increasing business cooperation and cooperation in the field of sports.