Belarus suggests cooperation in media sphere to Russia's Kostroma region. This was announced the day before by the Minister of Information of Belarus Alexander Karlyukevich at a meeting with the Deputy Governor of the Russian region. A number of mutually beneficial projects are already being implemented between the partners. Over 9 months of this year alone, the trade between Belarus and the Kostroma region amounted to 52 million dollars. However, there is also the untapped potential in media cooperation. Kostroma region is an active participant of the international media forum "Partnership for Peace", the media exhibition in the Republic of Belarus, as well as a number of other projects and initiatives.