The President stated: “We need real but ambitious goals. In the next five-year term we should recover what we've lost. It is desirable that we should keep up with the world economy, science and progress. Falling behind is not an option."
The Belarusian leader stressed: “The strategic social and economic development goals for the medium term and the measures to reach those goals have been determined. What we promised to the people in the pre-election period must be unconditionally fulfilled."
Speaking during the plenary session of the ministerial meeting, Vladimir Makei said it is advisable to start consultations to determine the format and the volume of the future basic agreement between Belarus and the European Union.
The Georgian and Belarusian MPs can provide a meaningful assistance to the efforts to expand bilateral trade, economic, investment, scientific and technological, and cultural relations, Viktor Guminsky said.
Belarus and the Republic of Korea continue working on a visa abolition agreement. The matter was discussed at the 4th session of the Joint Committee on Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation of the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of Korea.
According to Pavel Latushko, a lot depends on the activity of companies, investment attraction, investing by the Belarusian business in new manufacturing facilities and entering markets with new products.
Belarus' First Deputy Education Minister Vadim Bogush noted that the tournament strengthens friendship between Belarusian and Chinese peoples and also develops an important area, which is robot technology.
According to the source, the digital queue system at the Belarusian-Polish border checkpoint Varshavsky Most will go online on 1 September. The system will be available to everyone, including trucks and cars.
“We are working on it and intend to deploy a system of digital passes that will allow people to visit the border zone. Visitors will not have to carry hardcopy passes since border guard officers will be able to scan the passport to determine whether the citizen has been granted the digital pass or not,” said Sergei Pateyuk.
The exhibition of Belarusian icons, which is now on display in the Vatican museum, will be supplemented by exhibits from the holdings of the National Art Museum and presented in Minsk at the end of September.