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5 Sep 2016
EBRD: The new private equity fund will enhance Belarus’ investment appeal EBRD: The new private equity fund will enhance Belarus’ investment appeal
“There have been no Belarus-focused funds lately. Before that there were the funds of Russian, Ukrainian and western origin, but today we can say that investors have confidence in the Belarusian economy and are willing to invest in the Fund focused solely on Belarus,” Alexander Yevseichik said...
5 Sep 2016
Lukashenko comments on performance of Belarus’ ice hockey team in Olympic qualification Lukashenko comments on performance of Belarus’ ice hockey team in Olympic qualification
Belarus lost the last match to Slovenia in a shootout and will not take part in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang (the Republic of Korea). “I my opinion, it must have happened because we still remember how the team played at the last world championship in May 2016...
5 Sep 2016
Fasel: IIHF seriously considering Belarus as WC venue in 2021 or 2022 Fasel: IIHF seriously considering Belarus as WC venue in 2021 or 2022
We are seriously considering the possibility of holding the IIHF Men’s World Championship in Belarus in 2021 or 2022, Rene Fasel said and added that despite the fact that the Belarusian team failed to secure the 2018 Olympic spot, the players have every chance to prepare well for the future championships...
5 Sep 2016
Belarusians abroad urged to contribute to preservation of Belarus’ sovereignty Belarusians abroad urged to contribute to preservation of Belarus’ sovereignty
“We live in a difficult time, and our common task is to do everything possible to protect our country and preserve its independence, sovereignty and statehood. I believe this is our priority task. We all should make a maximum contribution to Belarus’ growth and prosperity,” Vladimir Makei said...
4 Sep 2016
Ananich: Belarusian Literature Day is an opportunity to celebrate writers Ananich: Belarusian Literature Day is an opportunity to celebrate writers
“The holiday leaves not only spiritual traces, but also material ones. Still, the main goal of the event is to encourage people to think about the importance of the continuity of generations and the transfer of experience and wisdom from the older generation to the younger one”...
4 Sep 2016
Rogachev spruced up for Belarusian Literature Day celebrations Rogachev spruced up for Belarusian Literature Day celebrations
Belarus’ Vice Prime Minister Natalia Kochanova said that in the run-up to the festival the district center changed beyond recognition. Social and cultural objects were spruced up...
2 Sep 2016
Lukashenko expresses condolences over passing of Islam Karimov Lukashenko expresses condolences over passing of Islam Karimov
“A great leader who selflessly served his people and country died. Compatriots and friends all over the world will remember Islam Abduganiyevich [Karimov] as an outstanding politician and public figure whose name is inseparably connected with the development of independent Uzbekistan"...
1 Sep 2016
Ambassador: Belarus’ Embassy in Georgia will help advance Belarusian business to Georgian market Ambassador: Belarus’ Embassy in Georgia will help advance Belarusian business to Georgian market
“We are currently searching for the right premises to locate the embassy. I am confident that we will find it with the help of our friends. The embassy is a platform for our business in order to secure a footing here, in Georgia”...
1 Sep 2016
Kvirikashvili: Good foundation for Belarus-Georgia cooperation Kvirikashvili: Good foundation for Belarus-Georgia cooperation
Belarus’ national expo in Georgia opened in Tbilisi on 1 September and will run till 4 September. The expo features products of more than 140 Belarusian companies...
1 Sep 2016
Rusy: Belarus and Georgia have complementary economic interests Rusy: Belarus and Georgia have complementary economic interests
“Our companies do not overlap each other, they are complementary. The task set forth by the heads of state to the governments and you is not just to reach the trade of $200 million but set up joint companies. This means new jobs, budget revenue and good salaries for people. We must do it”...
1 Sep 2016
Lukashenko meets with students of Minsk boarding school, talks about his dream Lukashenko meets with students of Minsk boarding school, talks about his dream
First-grade students asked the head of state about his dream. Alexander Lukashenko said: "I have many dreams, but at the moment I have one: I want the children like you to live with us in the society and feel comfortable"...
1 Sep 2016
Guminsky calls upon CEE parliaments to unite efforts for prompt response to crises and terrorism Guminsky calls upon CEE parliaments to unite efforts for prompt response to crises and terrorism
Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Viktor Guminsky met with Speakers of the Parliaments of the Central and Eastern European countries in Warsaw, Poland and called for uniting efforts in the region for a prompt response to geographical imbalances in social and economic development and a surge of terrorism...
31 Aug 2016
Ambassador: Belarus, Vietnam can reach bilateral trade target of $500 million Ambassador: Belarus, Vietnam can reach bilateral trade target of $500 million
“Our countries are situated far from each other. To reduce the prices for products, it was decided to create joint manufactures in Vietnam. Belarus will supply us with vehicle kits and we will assemble them. There are plans to sell finished products both in Vietnam and also in the ASEAN countries,” Le Anh said...
30 Aug 2016
Belarus ready to discuss any topical issues with OSCE Belarus ready to discuss any topical issues with OSCE
“Belarus is interested in establishing full trust in our country and other member states,” stated the Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus as he met with special coordinator of the OSCE short-term observer mission, Vice President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Kent Harstedt...
30 Aug 2016
Gagiyev: Every third Belarusian placed in top eight in Rio Gagiyev: Every third Belarusian placed in top eight in Rio
"I would like to note that 25 Belarusian athletes ranked 4th-8th in Rio. This is a good result. Almost every third athlete from Belarus placed in the top eight at the 2016 Games,” noted Alexander Gagiyev...
30 Aug 2016
Kent Harstedt: Election process in Belarus becomes more open Kent Harstedt: Election process in Belarus becomes more open
The special coordinator highlighted the high level of cooperation between the CEC and the OSCE mission, drawing attention to the fact that inviting international observers to monitor elections is important...
29 Aug 2016
Margvelashvili: Georgia remains committed to cooperation with Belarus Margvelashvili: Georgia remains committed to cooperation with Belarus
The Georgian President noted that the two countries enjoy friendly relations which were given a significant boost following the visit of Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko to Georgia in 2015...
29 Aug 2016
Ambassador: Kazakhstan will support all Belarus' initiatives in UNSC Ambassador: Kazakhstan will support all Belarus' initiatives in UNSC
"Positions of Belarus and Kazakhstan are similar on many security issues. I talked about this with the leadership of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus. Kazakhstan will support all the initiatives of Belarus relating to the Security Council agenda,” said Yergali Bulegenov...
29 Aug 2016
Belarus guarantees most favorable conditions for Chinese companies Belarus guarantees most favorable conditions for Chinese companies
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said as he met with the delegation of the People’s Government of Hunan Province (China) led by Changsha Mayor Hu Henghua and Zoomlion President Zhan Chunxin...
26 Aug 2016
Poroshenko: Minsk Agreement is the only way for peaceful settlement of Ukraine’s conflict Poroshenko: Minsk Agreement is the only way for peaceful settlement of Ukraine’s conflict
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said during his meeting with Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei in Kiev...
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