Belarus was among the few countries that increased the inflow of net foreign direct investment last year, Belarus' Economy Minister Aleksandr Chervyakov said in an interview to the SB. Belarus Segodnya newspaper, BelTA has learned.
Consul General of the Republic of Belarus in Guangzhou Andrei Popov visited the city of Guiyang, Guizhou Province, China, BelTA learned from a Belarusian diplomatic mission.Consul General of the Republic of Belarus in Guangzhou Andrei Popov visited the city of Guiyang, Guizhou Province, China, BelTA learned from a Belarusian diplomatic mission. The Belarusian delegation also included a general representative of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China, Secretary General of the Guangdong-CIS International Technological Cooperation Union Guo Fengzhi, and representatives of SZAO Industrial Park Development Company in China (Shenzhen). Andrei Popov met with Deputy Chairperson of the Guizhou Province People's Government Cai Caolin. The sides exchanged visions of prospects of stepping up bilateral cooperation in trade and investments, science and technology, education, healthcare, and tourism. A presentation of the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone, the special economic zone Bremino-Orsha, and Belarus' R&D potential was arranged. These matters were discussed in detail as the Belarusian delegation met with Deputy Director of the Guizhou Province Commerce Department Ran Li. Investment proposals on implementing promising projects in agriculture and other spheres in Vitebsk Oblast were handed over to the Chinese side. An agreement was reached on sending a Guizhou Province business delegation to Belarus after epidemic restrictions are lifted. BelTA
Vitebsk Oblast rescuers have held their first online parade for the veterans of the Great Patriotic War and former firefighters.
Belarus is mulling over projects to use peat as fuel in cement production, Belarus' Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich said as he met with the personnel of the design research enterprise Belgiprotopgaz on 3 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the ministry.