There are plans to prepare a draft presidential decree that will address all the main issues raised by the private sector and initiated by government agencies. The document itself will contain proposals on specific branches of the national economy.
During the session that took place on 20-22 March, the participants considered the topical issues of financing innovation and expanding public-private partnerships (PPP) for sustainable development, examined the performance of the UNECE Team of Specialists on PPPs.
Work is in progress to improve the prediction of the national economy's manpower needs. Belarus needs a new system due to the current situation on the labor market, which demonstrates misbalanced supply and demand with regard to professions and qualifications.
Andrei Kobyakov reminded that the government had decided to allocate additional funds for housing construction and to aim for commissioning more homes with assistance of state support in 2017. Another Br50 million will be granted in preferential loans to people on the housing register, said the Prime Minister.