Medvedev stressed the importance of implementing new developments in engineering

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Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev congratulated workers and veterans of machine-building industry on their professional holiday and noted the importance of introducing new technologies and advanced development in the industry, according to the website of the Cabinet of Ministers on Sunday.

Medvedev called engineering one of the most knowledge-intensive industries depends on the technological sovereignty of the country. Important role, in his opinion, plays machine-building and in strengthening the country’s defense. The Prime Minister said that military and civilian products under the brand «Made in Russia» «can and must meet the highest requirements of the world markets.»

«It is important that in our country opens up new competitive production, including in partnership with world leaders. It is necessary to implement advanced development and new production technology. And most importantly – faster pace to prepare modern specialists, who will work on the modern equipment integrated into the digital environment,» said the Prime Minister.

The head of government is confident that the experience, skill and ability to work in difficult conditions, will allow employees of the engineering industry to successfully solve major problems.