The industrial and logistics hub Bremino-Orsha is a large-scale project designed to bolster Belarus' investment potential. The project is being implemented by the company OOO Bremino Group in line with the relevant decree of the Belarus president and is described as an example of public private partnership.
The deputy head of the lower chamber of the Belarusian parliament noted that it is now time for radical changes in the Belarusian industrial policy. In his words, for many years Belarus has been quite dynamically developing despite external factors.
According to the source, in January-April 2017 the annualized growth of consumer prices dropped to 6.3% while the target set for the year stands at 9%. In January-April 2017 inflation totaled 2.4% as against December 2016. The government expects inflation as low as 2.5% in January-May.
Due to peculiarities of the project, the project's international status, and its novelty for Belarus the park needs a large number of foreign specialists with experience of implementing similar projects in other countries, specialists, who speak foreign languages as well as native speakers.
According to the source, the industrial park's resident companies and the company in charge of developing the Great Stone industrial park will pay zero VAT on the products bought in Belarus for implementing their investment projects. Similar preferences are available in free economic zones in Kazakhstan.
The delegation of the Tula Oblast department of the Union of Women of Russia will visit Mogilev Oblast on 23-24 May where it will get familiar with the work of the women's movement in the Belarusian region.
The participants of the event will consider priority areas of the youth policy in the Union State, issues related to the state social support for young people, the youth rights to work and the work with socially vulnerable categories of people and also discuss the role of public associations in the work with the rising generation.
The sides will discuss the prospects for trade and economic cooperation between the Republic of Belarus and Moscow, including the cooperation in the field of mechanical engineering and transport, construction, supply of utility and passenger vehicles, food.