The development of electronic media in education, medicine and government was discussed today at the International Conference Information Resources Management inMinsk. Experts fromBelarus,Vietnam,Poland,Russiaand other countries made their reports. Particular attention was paid to the subject of e-government and information systems in the field of economy.By the way, our country has recently risen to the 55th in the ranking of 200 countries with the most advanced information technologies used in e-government.