The head of state emphasized that Russian mass media sometimes criticize the Belarusian-Russian relations. Certain media outlets continued doing so despite the constructive negotiations between the two leaders in Saint Petersburg.
The parties exchanged information on the trade in agricultural and food products between Serbia and Belarus. The Belarusian representatives expressed readiness to export potato, dairy and flour products to Serbia.
Attending the talks on Belarus' behalf was also Sergei Rakhmanov, Chairman of the International Affairs and National Security Commission of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly, and representatives of the Belarusian leading industrial companies.
Investing in Belarus became particularly attractive once the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) became operational on 1 January 2015. Favorable conditions for taking the potential of Belarusian-Serbian trade, economic, and investment cooperation to the next level are available within the framework of the Eurasian Economic Union.
The report on how Belarus observes the convention was presented during the Seventh Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety in the IAEA HQ on 31 March. After hearing the Belarusian national report, the parties concluded that Belarus honors its commitments within the framework of the convention.
The official said: “We've been trying to sign an agreement with Lithuania since 2014 at the level of regulators or the government level that will allow us to share information. We have yet to succeed. But we will keep working on it. We have signed agreements with all the neighboring countries."
European grants are used to implement three green economy initiatives in Brest Oblast. The largest one is the creation of a facility to convert waste wood into biofuel at premises of the Brest city utilities enterprise.
Belarus' Ministry of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade and the Commission for Protection of Competition of the Republic of Serbia signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in the field of competition policy in Belgrade on 19 April.
The agreement envisages the expansion of the trade and economic cooperation, the establishment of contacts between economic operators, the organization of fairs, exhibitions, business forums, the development of interaction in education, culture, sport, and tourism.