With President Xi Jinping and his Belarussian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko scheduled to visit a joint industrial park in capital Minsk, dozens of Chinese, Russian and German companies have already shown strong interest in investing in this groundbreaking Silk Road project.
Russia and China are keen to extend their close relationship from strategic cooperation and energy projects to advanced technology such as nano and space sectors, which can enrich China's proposals of "One Belt, One Road" proposals, said the chiefs of Russia's tech giants.
A 102-member guard of honor from China joined the Victory Day parade in Red Square for the first time on Saturday, as 18 Russian veterans who fought against the Japanese during the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression (1937-45) were presented with medals.
Sociological fund Public Opinion set up a survey from April 25 to 26 to learn what Russians think about a stronger China. The result was released on May 6. It turns out that 77 percent of Russian people surveyed believe China is a friendly country to Russia.
The Russian Direct Investment Fund, the Russia-China Investment Fund and China Construction Bank announced on Friday a special mechanism that will increase Chinese banks' debt financing of Russian companies.
More than 30,000 foreign experts from Russia and the Soviet Union have participated in China's economic development since the 1950s in dozens of field, including agriculture, energy, transportation, education and technology.